Tag Archives: Cold days

Slow Cooker Beans & Mushrooms Bourguignon


Well, the young men from Up with People stayed with us until Monday morning. Because Carlos is vegetarian and we were going to be out at the Up With People performance until 6:45 or so, we made this terrific slow-cooker … Continue reading

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Fall is a Time for Acorn Squash


Acorn squash is very easy to make. It’s also delicious, and one of my favorite fall vegetables. My daughter Roni loves it too, but we like our squash different ways. I like it with butter and salt and pepper; she … Continue reading

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Cold & Dreary: Chili!


It’s not usually cold and dreary in Virginia. In fact, it has been hotter than blazes this summer. We had very little rain this summer and everything turned brown and brittle in July and stayed that way all summer. But … Continue reading

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