Dinner Solved!

So, what’s the new book about?  I’ll tell you! The Mom 100 Family Table Dinner Solved! is about making everyone in the whole family happy, including the cook.  It will be filled with dishes that everyone can enjoy together — and so, most all of the recipes will have the Fork in the Road feature, the element …

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How Long Do I Marinate That?

Marinades are brilliant because essentially you can take any kind of meat or fish or seafood you like, give it a dunk in the mixture and you’ve turned a plain something into a great dinner. The more delicate the protein, the less you want to marinate it, especially if it contains citrus juices which can …

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And, DONE. Sort of.

I have officially just completed the manuscript for the next cookbook, The Mom 100 Family Table.  Part of me feels great, part of me feels drained, and a big big part of me feels like I want to sleep for a week. But THAT’S not going to happen.   Momentarily I will start telling you …

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Stop Picking on Those Poor Little Ramps

Did ramps ever think they would be the subject of so much heated debate?  These wild scallions, which grow in some parts of the country for a short period in the early spring, are always the subject of so much contention.  People love them, as uncultivate-able harbingers of spring, people hate them, because anything that …

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