Monthly Archives: September 2011

Happy Hour at the Thirsty Pig

I was really excited when I saw the Thirsty Pig come into town. Not to dwell on the negative, but Joe’s review of the previous business (and some unflattering newspaper profiles) made me cringe and snarl when I walked by … Continue reading

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Zucchini Pasta Ribbons

A simple recipe to help you use up all the great produce we’re experiencing this time of year… Zucchini ribbon pasta.  Use a peeler or a mandolin slicer to get long, thin strips of zucchini and combine with as many … Continue reading

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O-Rama: Breakfast on the Go

Breakfast on the go is kind of my specialty this summer.  Without boring you with too much detail, there were a lot of changes in my life that led to me losing my appetite and generally being uninterested in food … Continue reading

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BBF Giveaway: Hood New England Dairy Cook-Off Tickets & Hotel Stay

Update: Congrats to ‘Pgudas’ the winner of two tickets to the New England Dairy Cook-off and a night’s stay at the Portland Regency Hotel & Spa. Not surprisingly, their favorite dairy product was butter. And thank you all for participating … Continue reading

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158 Salmon Bagel

Salmon bagel at 158 Pickett St. Cafe changed my life.  I am obsessed!

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