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Chicken Marsala

Well, winter finally arrived in the Washington DC area with a bang this week — wet icy snow that turned into rock-hard chunks with the below-freezing temperatures over the past couple of days. Perfect time, though, for comfort food dishes, right?

I recently made Chicken Marsala for Continue reading

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Swedish Dreams

I first encountered Swedish Dreams many years ago when I spent a summer in Sweden and took a cooking class with a local chef. They’re delightful cookies for the Christmas season or any time, really, and are wonderful served with coffee or hot tea. And they’re simple to make!


This recipe is a modified Americanized version of the Swedish recipe I still have, with a little less sugar and Continue reading

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Baked goat cheese rounds

Wow, the holiday season that stretches from Thanksgiving through New Year’s Day can be overwhelming, can’t it?! I love this season, but it often means having to put some things on the back burner, like posting recipes. But, I’m starting to catch up.


This delightful recipe is one I made for Continue reading

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