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“Simple Pleasures and Little Luxuries”

I hope that each of you had a lovely holiday season and that you are anticipating a wonderful, blessed 2015. I loved every moment of the holidays and I am looking forward to a new year filled with unexpected delights! … Continue reading

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“Simple Pleasures & Little Luxuries”

As much as I love great summer salads, it is a nice little luxury to occasionally have a delicious, fresh ingredient, simple sandwich! I love this combination of several of my favorite ingredients…ham, fig preserves, Manchego cheese, and arugula.  Truly … Continue reading

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“Simple Pleasures & Little Luxuries”: Champagne for Summer!

As I have said repeatedly, I LOVE champagne.   For me it is the ultimate Simple Pleasure/Little Luxury! I love this idea of Tangerine Sorbet Champagne Floats. And with all of summer’s lovely flowers in bloom, why not take the time … Continue reading

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“Simple Pleasures & Little Luxuries”: Pimm’s Cup…Quintessentially British!

  One of my favorite “simple pleasures” for Spring and Summer is Pimm’s Cup!  It is a thirst quenching drink that I was first introduced to in London.  Pimm’s No. 1 , a gin-based drink was invented around 1840 by … Continue reading

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