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How to compete in a food eating contest

September 20, 2011

You never know what skills might be useful. And since I just had the crazy chance to witness a food-eating contest up close, here are tips on gorging to win. […]

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Recipe: How to make fast and easy healthy salad dressing

August 31, 2011

My delicious homemade salad dressing is a godsend for the busy, thrifty, food-loving cook. If you like it, expect to splash it on more than just salads. I am proud […]

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Bragg Liquid Aminos: must-have healthy kitchen ingredient

August 17, 2011

Bragg Liquid Aminos is such a horrible name for such a delicious product! But I promise you, Bragg is terrific on food. Since I like to keep my cooking preparations simple and […]

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Visiting India: I’m here to Eat Play Shop

August 13, 2010

CHENNAI, INDIA — For the next three weeks, my daughter and I will be traveling around southern Indian with New York friends who have gone “back home” to visit with […]

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L.A. is fun to visit – even on a budget

July 15, 2010

Just got back from a week in L.A. Haven't been there in years, not since I was a wife of an executive traveling on expense account. But I'm happy to report that this city can still be fun on a budget!

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Visiting Woodstock, N.Y. on July 4th

July 5, 2010

For July 4th, I hauled my daughter and one of her friends up to Woodstock, N.Y. This town is more country hip than true hippie. But it was fun -- especially since it's so hard to get my teenager to spend time with me these days.

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Vacationing on Sanibel Island

June 25, 2010

As of this post, my redesigned blog is up and running on this new site! And here is my first post, about being on vacation now on Sanibel Island, Fl. It's beautiful. Being here has reminded me that I'm still beautiful too.

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