Pepper Power

The wisdom of dogs

Luscious Lemons



Salade Niçoise

Say ooh la la to summer with sophisticated salads We don’t call it “Vacationland” for nothing. As Mainers, we know better than most that the...

Light, Bright & Easy

This lemon garlic shrimp with butternut squash noodles and baby spinach recipe will bring color back into your life. And it’s delicious. I don’t know...

Good for the heart & soul

Quick cassoulet with garlic spread toast Not only is February the month we celebrate Valentine’s Day, it’s also American Heart Month, which makes it a...

The palate pleasing power of purple

Purple, the color of prosperity and royalty. Its star power shines everywhere, even in the kitchen. If it’s true that we eat with our...

Haddock + Olives

A paean to granddogs My status as a dog lover is obvious to anyone who might care to stalk me on social media. My Instagram...

Razzle dazzle raspberry recipes

It’s berry season in Maine. Don’t let it pass you by. When I bought into my funky old farmhouse near Kettle Cove in Cape Elizabeth,...

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