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Annie’s Birthday Dinner: A Mediterranean Chowder

Not fussy, but worthy, an abundant Mediterranean-style seafood chowder for my sister Annie’s birthday dinner on the first day of spring – also the birthday of my paternal grandmother, who lived to be 100 and who’s life was so blessedly intertwined with ours. A meal with family, including our brother and mother plus a few […]

Happy Bay Day

Bay leaf, bay laurel, sweet bay, laurus nobilis. Toss one into any soup or sauce and you’ll add a depth of flavor unlike any other. Best of all, you can grow your own bay tree right here in the Northwest. More shrub-like in our climate, they make an excellent evergreen in a large pot and […]