Northern Bean Salad with Egg and Prosciutto #PicnicGame

Northern Bean Salad with egg and prosciutto by family foodie

Do you know what day it is? Today is actually International Picnic Day, and what could be better than to celebrate with a group of bloggers from the Sunday Supper family?   We chose dishes that corresponded to a letter of the alphabet, made our dish, and added it to a big virtual picnic basket. This… 

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Asparagus Egg Salad #SundaySupper

Asparagus Egg Salad #SundaySupper

When you have four children, it is really fun to spend time with each of them individually. I have enjoyed doing this at every stage of their lives but I find that now that I have two in college, those moments together have become even more special.  Recently, I enjoyed a great meal at Elevage with… 

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Warm Goat Cheese Salad with Chris’s Garlic and Anchovy Dressing #cookfromtheheart

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One of the perks of being a blogger is that you receive many cookbooks.  You have no idea how exciting it is for someone like me to open up the mailbox and see that large yellow envelope knowing that there is a cookbook inside.  Yes, this is the kind of stuff that sends my heart… 

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Goat Cheese Craisin Walnut Salad

Goat Cheese, Craisin, Walnut Salad

I love salads.  I could eat them every day and honestly, do most days.  The only person that I can think of that loves salads more than me is my daughter Alex.  This summer, I had the pleasure of working with Alex.  It came as quite a surprise to both of us but we really… 

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Potato Cheese and Mushroom Focaccia Bread #SundaySupper

Potato Cheese and Mushroom Focaccia

Every year I greet this season with mixed emotion.  On the one hand,  as a working mom,  I am relieved to be able to schedule appointments without feeling guilty that my kids are home and can’t go swimming or have friends over until I return.  On the other hand, I miss the days of casual… 

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Turkey Alfalfa Healthy Sandwich

Turkey Alfalfa Healthy Sandwich

Today I decided to make a turkey alfalfa sprout sandwich that has been one of my favorites for years. My mom has been making this sandwich for me since middle school, and I had forgotten about it until recently. I would eat this exact same sandwich every single day of the school week… it’s THAT… 

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Shower Recipes: Crustless Spinach Quiche #Sundaysupper

Crustless Spinach Quiche

There is something about Baby and Wedding Showers.  Is it the waiting, is it the anticipation, is it that it feels like a new beginning?  It’s hard to put our finger on it but there is something just so exciting.   I love being part of any type of Shower and was so excited when… 

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Walnut Crusted Salmon Cakes #SundaySupper

Walnut Crusted Crab Cakes

Alexandra came home from college this weekend, and I love making something special to welcome her home.  If you could believe it, she loves Salmon as much as I do.  When I made Salmon with Tomatoes, Onions, Olives and Capers last week, I couldn’t help but miss her and wish she was home to enjoy… 

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