Category Archives: Entertaining

Valentines 2013 cooking and love

This Valentines was a day filled with cooking and ending with a wonderful evening with my wife for our 31st Valentine together. The morning started with giving Laura a gift.  She loves to sew and has been making handcrafted sewn … Continue reading

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4th of July

What a great day so far.  We slept late, harvested in the garden, and relaxed a little.  Now time for lunch.  Had to fire up the grill first. While those are getting hot we need to do some prep in … Continue reading

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Pork Loin with Garlic Mashed Potatoes

Hello, We had a wonderful supper tonight.  Laura had a pork loin and wanted me to do something with it.  A friend of mine used to own a restaurant and told me that there signature seasoning for meat was a … Continue reading

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What’s in a Haystack?

Tonight we made dinner for about 75 folks and made Haystacks.  It is a cross between Frito Chili pie and Taco Salad.    It was good. First you start with Fritos or Tortilla chips and put chili over them.  Then layer … Continue reading

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Dinner Party at Foxborough

We are the caretakers of a beautiful place just outside Carthage.  The owner, Mr. Richart, had a birthday recently so I invited them over for a little belated birthday party. Oh how we love to entertain. We had nice music and … Continue reading

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