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WRITTEN ON Thursday, June 20th, 2013 BY Meredith AND STORED IN Baking, Chocolate, Cookies, Dessert

ShareOver the past month, my son has started saying a few select words. When he started this process, I had high hopes. “Mama” couldn’t be too far off, right? Not so much. Until very recently, my darling boy said one word and one word only. He used it correctly every time, and he used it about […]


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WRITTEN ON Saturday, August 20th, 2011 BY Meredith AND STORED IN Baking, Breakfast, Dessert, Fruit

ShareI am headed to the east end of Long Island for one last summer trip.  I have spent a decade of summers in Westhampton Beach, the first town in the Hamptons (and so un-Hampton-y that they actually don’t even list it on the map in most Hamptons publications). This year, hubby and I decided we’d […]


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WRITTEN ON Friday, August 12th, 2011 BY Meredith AND STORED IN Baking, Dessert, Fruit

ShareI’ve just returned from a week in Rockport, Massachusetts, a little town on the edge of Cape Ann, about 45 minutes north of Boston. I’ve written about Rockport before, on several occasions. And for good reason. I’ve spent every summer of my life in Rockport, in a house on a hill that was first purchased […]


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WRITTEN ON Thursday, November 25th, 2010 BY Meredith AND STORED IN Baking, Dessert, Holiday

ShareI actually started to well up a bit as I typed out the title of this post.  I know some recent admissions of mine may make it seem as though I’m in a constant struggle.  And I fear some of my more fertility based rants may have been misconstrued, or perhaps poorly communicated. There are […]


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WRITTEN ON Thursday, October 28th, 2010 BY Meredith AND STORED IN Baking, Breakfast, Dessert, Fruit, Holiday, Italian

ShareI always loved Halloween as a kid.  It was the highlight of the fall.  And I don’t even like candy. I had the kind of mom who’d make my costumes herself.  There were never any store bought mermaid or Miss America costume-in-a-bag outfits in our house. I think the best costume I ever had was […]


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WRITTEN ON Wednesday, January 6th, 2010 BY Meredith AND STORED IN Beans, Dessert, Fish and Shellfish, Mediterranean, Tomatoes