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Holiday Gift Idea: 30 Minute Mozzarella Cheesemaking Kit

I can’t recommend this enough! It’s super easy and delicious. All you need is 30 minutes and a gallon of milk. It’s really that easy. The kit comes complete with the ...

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Holiday Gift Idea: Tastings Wine Bar & Bistro

Looking for a great locally supported restaurant for that hard to shop for Locavore on your list? Check out Tastings Wine Bar & Bistro located in Foxboro, Massachusetts at Patriot Place. We ...

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Voulez-vous Good Food

I realized yesterday evening that I’m looking forward to 10 to 15 years from now when Mad Dog and I can have a nice quiet evening out just the two ...

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Pour Some Sugar on Me

It’s New England and it’s a beautiful 14 degrees Fahrenheit in Central Massachusetts. People are wishing it wasn’t Tuesday and that they could curl up under a blanket with a good book and some hot beverage to sip on. Okay that is what I wish I was doing and not sitting in front of my computer […]

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The Card That Really Pays Back

I have a library card! Okay, that might not sound like an amazing thing, but it actually is. I’m the type of person that likes to own things. I like knowing the book is mine, that it lives in my collection and is treated with the utmost respect. This mind set has changed since meeting […]

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Holiday Gift Idea: Liberty Elm Diner

It’s early Sunday morning on December 2nd and I’m up with the kids. They’re chomping at the bit to decorate our tree, but we’re (actually I am) letting Mad Dog sleep in. For me – all I can think about is breakfast. Yes I know I could go into my kitchen and cook, but honestly […]

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Holiday Gift Idea: Farmstand Favorites Cookbook

I love cookbooks and find that they can be the perfect gift for people at the holidays (or anytime for that matter). For me a good cookbook sparks fresh ideas and gives you flavor profiles you might not have thought of and BAM! – you’re off making your very own creation. The Farmstand Favorites Cookbook: […]

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Holiday Gift Idea: Armsby Abbey

It’s Small Business Saturday. Are you hitting your favorite downtown shops for a little holiday cheer and local lovin’? I hope you are. With it being Saturday I was thinking about gift ideas to post and it was the thought of Saturday that made me think of a great gift. Weekend brunch is a perfect […]

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Holiday Gift Idea: 30 Minute Mozzarella Cheesemaking Kit

I can’t recommend this enough! It’s super easy and delicious. All you need is 30 minutes and a gallon of milk. It’s really that easy. The kit comes complete with the Dairy Thermometer and all the things you need to make a fresh Mozzarella or Ricotta cheese. For our New England readers New England Cheesemaking Company […]

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Holiday Gift Idea: Tastings Wine Bar & Bistro

Looking for a great locally supported restaurant for that hard to shop for Locavore on your list? Check out Tastings Wine Bar & Bistro located in Foxboro, Massachusetts at Patriot Place. We have this one on our list! Pick up a gift certificate and while you’re there have lunch! Tastings Wine Bar & Bistro

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Cute Fan Girl Attempts to Get Off the Naughty List!

Another year has almost come and gone! Can’t you believe it? Yesterday was Thanksgiving and with all the craziness I found myself on Black Friday without a Holiday Gift Giving Guide for 2012. This got me thinking that I could still help with some great ideas for those hard to buy for Foodies, Locavores and Gardners!  […]

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Naan of That!

As mentioned in my recent post My Brown Bag  Boy I mentioned that Mad Dog made Naan to go along with Lex’s first day of school lunch. Naan is a leavened oven baked flatbread. I was first introduced to Naan when I ate at an Indian restaurant in Boston with friends. Though the Naan Mad Dog made for Lex’s lunches […]

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My Brown Bag Boy!

Hey, did you hear the one about the local food blogger who got lost on the way to her blog? She – Oh forget it, there is no good punchline for that one! What she didn’t do is forget about it, though her life did try to force her down the path of lost bloggers […]

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