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University of Washington Medical Center Room Service

Yes, Dear Readers … I’ve been quiet for a bit here. The truth is, I’ve been having a little unexpected health fun, that–unfortunately–included a hospital stay at the University of Washington Medical Center. By the time they got me settled … Continue reading

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The Counter — Seattle, WA

I happened to be down near my husband’s office around lunchtime today, so I surprised him by calling and saying, “I know I packed you a yummy homemade lunch this morning, but don’t you want to get out of the … Continue reading

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Po Dogs — Seattle, WA

We planned a before-the-holidays dinner with a good friend recently … and told him to pick the restaurant! We’ve found over the years we’ve known him that he runs in a totally different culinary circle than we do–often centered in … Continue reading

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Cinebarre — Mountlake Terrace, WA

My cute husband and I enjoy the Harry Potter movies, so–in honor of the release of the next-to-last installment of the series–we decided to combine dinner and a movie last night … all in one location We were big fans … Continue reading

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Anthony’s Pancake House — Lockport, IL

I started out that morning by heading to Lockport, IL … and passed my third thousand miles on my new car I included Lockport in my travels because it’s where a new online friend lives … and–since she was so … Continue reading

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The Silo — Lake Bluff, IL

Dad and I decided to go have lunch with our friend Susan today. She’s a wonderful lady and friend–who also just happens to be married to Dad’s cardiologist, too–so I was delighted at the chance to see her, and to … Continue reading

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Jack’s Market — Dublin, GA

I just realized I forgot to add in my updated map in the last post! The next morning when we got up, I drove my aunt around so that she could run all of her errands for the week. And—as … Continue reading

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“Cooked in the Jar” Potato Soup!

This was the first of my experiments with “cooking food in the jar” … right as it cans! It’s a raw-pack soup, so that means I start out from a different angle than your typical hot-pack soup does … but … Continue reading

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Let’s make a smoker … out of a flower pot?

I got a request from Bob in FL, who wanted to know more about the funky little flower pot smoker I used to smoke my Buckboard Bacon. The answers he needed–like many things I discuss here–weren’t really going to make … Continue reading

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Buckboard Bacon :)

(note, this is one of the posts that didn’t come through on my export/import … so the comments from the original post will appear at the end of this post … rather than in the normal comments section) I wasn’t … Continue reading

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