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General Nature

Surprise!

I did not start any Amaryllis this year, my Christmas cactus flowered at Halloween and my Poinsettia will likely be in full blown by Valentine’s day…this was not turning out to be a flowering Christmas this year. Well….lo and behold a forgotten Azalea decided to bloom!  

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Food

If I do say so myself

I am supposed to be a good cook…yet I can, and I have, messed up in the past… even when it was not a total disaster there have been times when my guests complimented me but I was not absolutely happy with a meal… Especially in the last few years, I have been cooking so […]

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Food

Yule Log

This year I did not make my usual “meringue covered to be set afire” log. Instead I went a simpler route. I made an orange cream filled log and iced it with a chocolate ganache…and of course, as always…my signature meringue mushrooms.    

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Travel

Argentina and Ecuador ***

Finally the Ecuador and Argentina stories are up on the travel side. Now I have a lot of catching up to do! Stay tuned folks! It won’t be long.