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EatBeat: Green Markets All Open in Time for Thanksgiving; Recipes Woven In

November 22nd, 2013 · 2 Comments

                                            By Jan Norris /Photos by Jim Furci It’s the big weekend before Thanksgiving – we shopped at several greenmarkets for the upcoming¬† dinner last month and wrote about it for The Coastal Star […]

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Thanksgiving Dinner – Plan Ahead!

October 23rd, 2013 · 1 Comment

Halloween’s not even here yet, and we’re already talking turkey. That’s because the planning for that once-a-year feast starts now.¬† If you plan ahead, you can pull off that turkey day dinner without monumental stress. There will still be a few last-minute adjustments, but having a plan like a pro (think how caterers work) makes […]

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4th of July Fun for Cooks – Easy Drinks, Salads, Desserts and More

July 4th, 2013 · 3 Comments

Picnics and watermelon, fireworks and sparklers – and plenty of red, white and blue. That’s the way we party for the Fourth of July. Here are some quick ideas for your party foods – keep things easy and simple. 4th of July Drinks Start by making blue and red ice stars from Star Shaped Ice […]

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