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Recipes from Flossie Johnson’s cookbooks and life

After reading the introductions to Flossie Johnson’s cookbooks, I understood why my friend, Colbert Seagraves, loved her so ...

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We can all use an occasional retreat from cooking

We all could use a retreat from cooking now and then. The soft ringing of a bell let ...

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Casserole anyone? Some foods just pair well together

You might be an artist but don’t know it.     Most good cooks are artists. They plate ...

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There’s more than pastries at this veteran’s coffee

Aromatic whiffs of sweet, baked confections lured me to the kitchen. A chef and his assistants were busy ...

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A pea and a bean create a kind and a queen

Carefully sinking my teeth into a cake square, I had hoped to discover a pea. It was at ...

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That slushy green punch is a perennial favorite

Climbing aboard the premier, luxury passenger motorcoach, I plopped down in a comfy reclining seat. Gazing out the ...

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Celebrating the new year with a ‘soul supper’ in Williamsburg

A new year is under way – a time for reflection and anticipation. A friend shared her new ...

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A Christmas Tea: DAR helping keep culinary history alive with recent purchases

Dec. 25 is the day Christians commemorate the birth of Jesus Christ, the son of God. Many special ...

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Holiday music brings memories of food and family

With a full slate of musical performances, Mona Jo & Friends are spreading joy with church families all ...

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Party gets started with a celebration of history

Let’s get this party started – with a celebration of history. Christmas marks a day in history – ...

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