Monthly Archives: May 2018

Inventive Dining (June 3 – June 9)

Make your dining table a fun place to learn during the summer. Just before dinner begins, print out some interesting mathematicians’ and scientists’ names to place the names around the table. Try Fibonacci (mathematician) or Marconi (inventor) and what each … Continue reading

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Gifts from the Sea to Salads (May 27 – June 2)

For some reason people expect hot scallops. When the temperature outside heats up, I like to create cold, colorful dishes that are appetizing and appealing. Simply by creating a stunning salad and topping the salad greens with pan seared scallops, … Continue reading

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The Summer Winds Are Coming (May 20 – May 26)

Did you know that the existence of ice cream has been traced back to the ancient days of Pompeii? It is no wonder that the Italians have perfected those heavenly gelatos desserts! We all love a good ice cream party. … Continue reading

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Celebrate with Enthusiasm (May 13 – May 19)

May celebrations call for outdoor grilling! For graduations, dust off the grill and welcome the fun. I like to try new combinations of flavor and recently experimented with Grilled Shrimp Sliders. It hits all the marks: flavorful, colorful, crowd pleasing, … Continue reading

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All Over the World, The Question Remains the Same (May 6 – May 12)

Think Italy in May. The Mediterranean sun highlights the cobblestone streets from Sicily to Venice. The piazzas are filled with cheerful chatter from locals who are thinking about what to cook for dinner. Pasta sounds good tonight – but not … Continue reading

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