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Goat Cheese and Caramelized Onion Mashed Potatoes

Mashed potatoes are a staple for many of us. Topped with butter and gravy, it’s a key comfort food. Mashed potatoes are almost never boring. But, … Well, sometimes you do want those mashed wonders but you want them different. This recipe is defines that different and delicious. With one cup of goat cheese added,…

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One Pot Brats with Beer and Onions

Ah, marriage. Yin and yang. Passion and attorneys. It’s an institution, a marathon, the Titanic, and heaven. My marriage to Brian works because our contrasts balance. He’s optimistic.  I’m Jewish. He’s impulsive. I’m careful. He spends. I save. We succeed because we have agreed to never watch The Titanic with all those people dying.  And…

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No Small Thing: Mexican Pickled Red Onions

On your table, everything counts. Even the small things should contribute to the meal, and those “small things” can have big effects. Adding contrast in colors and flavors is a world-wide strategy that all cultures embrace. Mexican cuisine is especially adept at making the most of additions to the table. Think of salsas, guacamole, ……

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