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November 2015

Food Recipes

The Simplest Mussel Recipe You’ll Ever Make.

November 8, 2015

For me, mussel dishes are something I order in a restaurant, but for some odd reason, have never made at home. I guess I was always afraid, or intimidated to make them? I don’t know.  One day, I was missing my family in Sperlonga. As I mentioned in my first blog post, Sperlonga is the little town in Italy where my mom was born and I spent my summers as a kid. Since I was missing them, I decided to…

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Food

How to Assemble the Ultimate Cheese Board.

November 3, 2015

A cheese and charcuterie board is a good addition to any type of party. Whether you’re hosting a dinner, you can have this out as guests arrive as a stand-alone dish, or paired with other appetizers. You can even whip one of these up if you have people over for casual cocktails so they have something to much on while drinking.  With this particular cheese board, we assembled it for our friends’ Marco and Sarah’s Jack and Jill bridal shower.…

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