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Ida’s oatmeal cookies

My mother was not a cook of any kind. She wanted to be a modern American woman (her parents were immigrants from Romania) and felt progressive and vogue with her TV dinners and Campbell soups. My husband’s mother, on the … Continue reading

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Luscious inside and out

You thought this was a relish, didn’t you? Or perhaps some kind of  salsa? But, no. This is a hardy winter soup originally created a few months ago by my son as an autumn soup and it is spectacular—not only … Continue reading

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