Monthly Archives: April 2013

Fruitful Memories of Fruit Trees (April 26 – May 4)

Arbor Day is April 26 and since I was a child, I have always thought that trees have personalities. As with people, I admit that I have my favorites. Some trees hold special memories such was my maternal grandmother’s peach … Continue reading

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Favorites Are Never Forgotten (April 21- 27)

It is a delight to host a retro revival of a favorite dish from a past era. Do you remember Coquilles St. Jacques? Every fine dining establishment in every major city in America once offered its version of the scallops … Continue reading

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Sun-Kissed From Vigo, Spain (April 14 – April 20)

Michael and I have traveled to Vigo, Spain and tasted fresh sardines. Vigo is a charming sea town on the northwestern coast in the Galician region. Vigo is known for its sardine canneries and when reading a sardine can label, … Continue reading

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The Quintessential Search For The White Turkeys (April 7 – April 13)

When our daughter was young, we encouraged her to explore art history by picking a favorite artist and a favorite painting. She selected Claude Monet’s “White Turkeys.” While visiting the Musée d’Orsay in Paris, it was a delight to follow … Continue reading

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