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Recipes: Apple Rosemary Chicken, Truffled Mac and Cheese and Red Wine Green Beans

As promised in my last post, I am going to share the meal I prepared for my female friends on Valentine’s Day. This year, I really wanted to make something decadent and yet something that felt like a down home … Continue reading

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10K to Dinner Party (or the day after I violated a chicken)

10K in the morning, dinner party in the evening. Sounds like great planning right? I think I didn’t really take in to account how tired I would be after the 10K. But after a nap, I was ready to host … Continue reading

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At last…coq au vin

“At last, my love has come along…” For the longest I have dreamed about this dish—Coq au vin, a famous French dish where the chicken is cooked in red wine sauce. There were two reasons why I hadn’t made it … Continue reading

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Mimosas and coq au Champagne? Oui, oui!

It all started with a bottle of Veuve Clicquot Champagne. A three year old bottle of Veuve Clicquot Champagne. The bottle was a gift from my graduate adviser to celebrate the successful defense of my Ph.D. thesis. But I kept … Continue reading

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There’s No Place like home

This past friday, I boarded a plane and headed to Richmond, Va. That is where home is now-I view home as wherever my mother is, since I am not married yet. Once I get married, home will be where me … Continue reading

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