Monthly Archives: June 2015

Historically Current Cuisine Keeps Us In Check (June 28 – July 4, 2015)

I was dismayed, recently, when a teenager thought that the US fought the French during the Revolutionary War. For those who slept through history class, the French were and still are our allies. History is becoming a lost art and … Continue reading

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Paint Your Cuisine Creative (June 21 – June 27)

Amsterdam is an inspiration for anyone in need of colorful stimulation. The flora abounds from the Keukenhof gardens to the extraordinary selection of stunning flower specimens in the flower market. This enlightens even to the most mundane admirer. When in … Continue reading

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It’s Iced Tea Party Teatime! (June 14 – June 20, 2015)

Summer sunshine calls for an iced tea party. There is the classic sun tea in which tea bags of Orange Pekoe are steeped in a clear glass vessel so that the sun’s rays trap the heat from the direct sun. … Continue reading

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Summer Friends, Family & Frivolity (June 7 – June 13, 2015)

Summer journeys are a focus for bon voyage parties and summer chilled soups are perfect for entertaining. Any melon, pureed and strained, serves the purpose. (I like to add a touch of fruit nectar and a 1/2 cup of condensed … Continue reading

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