Rosemary-calamondin shortbread...

Dec. 20, 2014

We have a rosemary bush the size of a Volkswagen Beetle, so I ‘m always looking for recipes that use this herb. Ingredients 2...

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Here comes Santa Claus

Dec. 1, 2014

Santa Claus has become a familiar friend at the Christmas markets we visit in Europe. Share...

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Breakfast love at Biscuit Head

Nov. 25, 2014

Few things are more comforting than a hot, flakey, cat head biscuit smothered with hearty toppings. That’s why we stop at...

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Triple-pork cassoulet recipe

Nov. 15, 2014

Nothing encourages me to cook more than long nights and cold days. So for my fifth wedding anniversary (Nov. 7), I made the...

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3 ways to fight blood cancers

Sep. 20, 2014

Here are three easy ways YOU can help in the fight against blood cancers: 1. Donate blood “Many people have asked what they can...

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Adventures in canning pickles

Aug. 23, 2014

Looking for a healthy, tasty, money-saving hobby? Try canning. It only requires a few basic pieces of equipment, tested canning...

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Maine reasons to eat

Aug. 7, 2014

I confess. Part of my attraction to Maine is the food. Lobster rolls, clam chowder, haddock, maple syrup, oysters, wild blueberry...

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Strawbery Banke history vault

Jul. 29, 2014

Who needs a Star Trek holodeck when you can visit centuries of living within Strawbery Banke in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. This...

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Maine love for beer, cider

Jul. 20, 2014

There are hundreds of reason to love Maine, and thriving craft beer and cider (or in local speak, cidah) industries are two of them....

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Classic Southern cooking at Wa...

Jun. 22, 2014

Some of Savannah’s best attractions are quietly off the main street grid. For example, to get to Wall’s BBQ you have to...

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Harper Southern wedding

Jun. 12, 2014

What could be more Southern than an intimate wedding at the 19th-century Old Fort Jackson down river from Savannah, Georgia? At this...

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Preparing for airport disaster...

Jun. 1, 2014

On May 29, I volunteered to be an airplane disaster drill victim at the Savannah-Hilton Head International Airport. This full-scale...

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Tybee Island: A beach, a bomb

May. 15, 2014

Whether you call it Savannah Beach or Tybee Island, a good time is waiting for you on Georgia’s southern coast. Located at the...

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Fragrant garden in Forsyth Par...

May. 13, 2014

Hidden within Forsyth Park is the Fragrant Garden created by the Garden Club of Savannah. Within the three cement walls and a wrought...

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