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A Father’s Day Feast

My sweetie’s dad was coming over for a Father’s Day meal, so I wanted to try to cook something special yesterday. It took me a little while to figure out my menu but at the end of the day it worked beautifully. In fact I got praise from both “men in my life” that it was one of my best meals to date, from start to finish!

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Cooking for a Holiday Party

Holiday cookiesIt can be exciting to decide to host a holiday party in your home, but it can also be an extremely stressful experience. One of those stressful aspects of party planning is, of course, the food. Sure, you can pay a lot for catering or party trays, but what if you want to do something a little more individual – and save some money at the same time?

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Feast of the Seven Fishes: In Philly, In South Jersey and at Home

Until I met my fiance I’d never heard of the “Feast of the Seven Fishes,” a Christmas Eve tradition among Italian families, or at least Italian-American families. Lots of restaurants are catching up on the trend, however, as fewer home chefs are willing to tackle the monumental task of preparing such a feast for their own family.

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