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Soup and Salad, Retro Style

My usual comfort foods are pretty run-of-the-mill — brownies, mashed potatoes, spaghetti, scrambled eggs and toast. But sometimes comfort takes the shape of a salad. Nothing fancy — just the kind of “old fashioned” salad that I remember eating as … Continue reading

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Soup, Salad, and Dessert

Plain tom yum broth (no shrimp, but still not quite vegetarian, thanks to the fish sauce), and lime & avocado chicken salad sandwich. Dessert: pumpkin chocolate whoopie pies. I make them smaller than standard whoopie pies (I get twenty from … Continue reading

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Tom Yum Soup

I first had tom yum soup — a hot and sour Thai Soup, which with shrimp becomes tom yum goong — at Brown Sugar Cafe on Comm Ave in Boston.  It’s a little treasure of a restaurant that I found … Continue reading

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Indoor Wednesday

It was too cold to take Mr. Baby out for a walk today, so we spent some quality time in the kitchen, mostly on dessert (post to follow).  For dinner, we adapted a couple of a Martha Stewart Living recipes: … Continue reading

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