Celebrating the 4th, with food

Naturally, when I think of any major holiday, I concentrate on the food. Digging out special recipes, organizing potlucks, celebrating through good food, and passing on family traditions to my children is exactly how I like to remember the holidays. July 4th is no exception! This weekend was busy – Friday night was our usual

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Gadget Day: Serrated peeler (recipe: Limoncello)

Last Christmas, Santa put a lovely new Oxo serrated peeler in my stocking, just in time for my annual Limoncello-making marathon. As I pulled it out on January 1st, I was reminded of just how much I enjoy this gadget. I wrote about different kinds of peelers back in September. Specific peelers are good for

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Watermelon limoncelloade (recipe)

Since watermelon may increase your libido, I thought a drink using this licopene rich fruit was in order. Starting with a recipe I found in Everyday Food, I designed this summer drink to use an overripe watermelon and an over abundance of limoncello. Hope you enjoy! 1 cup fresh lemon juice 1 cup fresh mint

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