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First Day –Florence

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27 August 2015 Buona sera from Florence! Checked in to the lovely Savoy Hotel on Piazza della Repubblica. Fighting jet lag and yes, Dear Readers a head cold, we headed out for a birthday drink an dinner to rooftop SE-STO atop of the Westin overlooking the lovely Arno River– amazing views. There we had Negroni and Prosecco toasts to being here in Italia (and my 54th year on this crazy…

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Poolside Pizza, At Last

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5 August 2015 You-in-the-know know how I love to entertain poolside during the summer months here in NoHu. Is there a better place to be? Well the golf course maybe and on the open water and… but you get the idea. I consider myself quite the accomplished cook and can grill anything, but have been wary of grilling pizza. So when this came across my desk, written and published by…

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The Cooler Cuke

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26 June 2015 Dear Readers, now that summertime is here in full force, I’m always looking for easy tasteful small bites to make for incoming guests. This recipe just came across my desk from California Olive Ranch posted by Bon Appetit. When gathering ingredients PLEASE make an effort to source Persian Cucumbers. They are the “Cooler Cuke” for certain. They’re much smaller and tiny bit sweeter than the average English…

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Plates of Perfection

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16 June 2015 Summertime is my favorite time to entertain. I love keeping it super casual. Everyone hangs outside, the grill’s going, the rose or sangria is chilled and ready to serve. So much can be done ahead so I can relax and enjoy my guests. So what better to serve than a gorgeous crudite platter or a beautiful abundant cheese plate. This the way I like to eat, small…

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16 Almonds = 15.3 Gal of Water

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25 May 2015 It may be Memorial Weekend the official kick-off for summer, but here in NoHu the weather is clearly not cooperating. I’m supposed to golf this AM and probably am not– extremely soggy and not to mention the chilly weather. So wherever this finds you, I hope you are enjoying the long weekend with skies of blue and your sun is shining. THE AVERAGE AMERICAN EATS A SLIVER…

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