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Shaved brussels sprouts salad belleannee.com (1 of 8)

Shaved Brussels Sprouts Salad

There is a former food blogger I really like who left her food blogging life last summer and switched to a new blogging life where she writes ordinary postings of ordinary things – like where to buy good t-shirts, what to pack for a 6-hour hospital stay and a what a grown up needs to […]

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Stuffed Potatoes

I lived alone with my dad for my pretty formative high-school years.  He was single at the time, meeting the woman who would become my stepmom three years after I moved in with him.  Before that moment, though, it was just the two of us.  Why he wanted to be the single father of a […]

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Baba Ganoush Belle Annee 3

Baba Ganoush

It’s a little absurd that I have a food and lifestyle blog because my two sisters are really the consummate hostesses.  They are my half-sisters, actually, born 8 and 6 years before me.  Same mom, different dads.  Their father’s family is fairly posh and they were raised, for good or bad, with a full understanding […]

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Sweet Potato Gratin JBride 2

Sweet Potato Gratin

A few days ago I reorganized my cookbook shelves. With two children already hatched and one to go this is now the kind of activity that brings me tremendous joy. I can’t believe I once danced on the bar at Coyote Ugly and now I love immersing myself in my cookbooks.  Cookbooks are my relics […]

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