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Les Cerises de Pascal

Pascal is a maraîcher or truck gardener, mainly supplying lettuce and cabbage to the sellers in the farmers’ market and local supermarkets.  I think of him as the lettuce man and he is also the petit chouchou of my friend … Continue reading

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Mini Brie Cheese en Croute with Cherry Sauce

I was reading Kay’s blog about having appetizers and cocktails on the beach. http://myhomecookedmeals.blogspot.com/  She does a superb clam dip.  If you are thinking of your mother’s clam dip, stop right there.   Kay’s clam dip is a garlicky, bacony, smoked … Continue reading

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Peach Melba Sunday

I think it was in the 60s-70s when peach melba was the epitome of dessert elegance, along with crepes suzette.  We seemed to be experiencing a mini-love affair with the French.  Jacques Brel English remakes were on the radio and … Continue reading

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Grilled Chicken with Cherry Salsa for Donald

Donald P.  is an old friend of mine.   Meaning that I’ve known him for over 30 years, and he’s old 🙂   Poor thing, his doctor told him that he could no longer continue to eat “high on the … Continue reading

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