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Hamptoween

 A nice surprise arrived just in time for Halloween. In appreciation for her visit last week, our friend Nancy sent a thank-you gift to my wife and me. She was obviously paying attention to what we liked during dinner and … Continue reading

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Ahoy Matey!

 The name of the grocery store gave us a chuckle. In Tennessee, McKay is the name of a well-known used book store. In Southern Maryland, McKay’s is a supermarket chain. My family spent a few days on vacation in Maryland last week. … Continue reading

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Did It All for the Cookie

The various Christmas cookies that my wife and I made this weekend have all been mentioned on my blog over the years. Oreo Truffles Cappuccino Bars Cracker Candy Meringaroons Fr. Chris Michelson’s Chocolate Chip Cookies My wife discovered that it … Continue reading

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Don’t Try This at Home

Something went wrong with our attempt at making Candy Bar Surprise Cookies. The recipe seems simple enough: wrap cookie dough around a piece of a candy bar and bake. Several baking blogs make it look easy. Maybe our oven was … Continue reading

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Walter States

Chef Walter Lambert posed for another picture with me on Sunday night. I joked that it was our annual tradition, which wasn’t far from the truth. Once again, he was a judge at the March of Dimes Signature Chefs Auction. … Continue reading

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