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Picnic Time!

It’s that time of year where we pack a picnic basket and head off to the park or the beach for a family meal. Sometimes it’s all packed in the basket and ready to eat, other times it includes a … Continue reading

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International Picnic Day

June 18 – It’s International Picnic day; a perfect summer day to spread out a blanket and share the universe with nature. Clearly a holiday created by an inhabitant of the Northern Hemisphere, but still a day that can be … Continue reading

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Summer Fresh Pasta Salad

Summer just calls out for pasta salad.  My mom made the version with the little ditalini pasta and lots of mayonnaise, eggs, and cheddar cheese!  And I love pasta salads – of any kind, but I was looking for something … Continue reading

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Caprese Skewers with Lavender Balsamic Reduction

Caprese salad is a simple salad made of sliced, fresh mozzarella, sliced tomatoes, basil, salt and olive oil.  It is supposed to resemble the Italian flag!  Well here is a great picnic version of a classic salad!

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Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs

Today is National Hot Dog day!!  What better way to celebrate than with…. The National Hot Dog & Sausage Council in the USA designated today National Hot Dog Day (it changes each year) to celebrate the humble dog.  Many communities … Continue reading

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