Monthly Archives: May 2019

Rosalie and Truffle

We picked up two young pigs today. One is a Hereford, and the other is a Berkshire. Here they are coming home. On the way home, I started to think about names. I googled famous pigs, and I learned about … Continue reading

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Cliffdell Memories

Tom and I went to the cabin my great grandfather built along with Rocky and Steve. The trip brought back lots of memories. This is the bakery that my grandparents would stop at en route. I had wanted to be … Continue reading

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This is a slow-braised beef recipe I made 2 nights ago. It is from my A History of Food in 100 Recipes cookbook. It is from the menu of Real Castello di Verduno. There was a lot of onions in … Continue reading

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