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Friday, August 16th, 2013

MAINE Food Paradise Part 1: Cottage Cooking

We just returned from our annual vacation to the rocky and spectacular midcoast of Maine, and as always, the trip was full of berry picking, brisk dips off the dock, long walks to our favorite “secret beach” (sorry, I can’t … Continue reading

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Thursday, October 25th, 2012

Week in the Life of Trying to Finish a Cookbook

I’ve had to face facts that when under a cookbook deadline, it’s almost impossible (unless you’re some kind of mental octopus), to maintain a food blog with any amount of frequency. It’s times likes these when I wish I had … Continue reading

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Friday, August 17th, 2012

Maine: Vacation Salad Bars

Going on a family holiday means that there’s a good chance you’ll be entertaining and feeding a crowd of people at some point in time. At its best, this is an occasion for living out your Stealing Beauty/Kinfolk Magazine/Gerald and … Continue reading

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Thursday, November 17th, 2011

November Pesto

Recently I’ve been testing different kinds of pestos—which are basically any combination of herb or green, nut, olive oil, possibly a cheese, garlic, possibly an acid, and salt and pepper—for the new cookbook. If you’re an active reader of food … Continue reading

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Wednesday, August 17th, 2011

A few more Maine things before moving on

Before I say a final farewell to Maine I wanted to post a few more photos of the things I loved during our annual summer getaway—from lunch to markets, an amazing restaurant and the fastest cocktail hour (s) snack ever. … Continue reading

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