Monthly Archives: June 2013

A summer salad and apple-chicken curry over rice

This time of year strawberries are in season, so what better way to enjoy them than in a salad? Here’s a favorite recipe we enjoy all summer long. red leaf lettuce torn and cleaned cleaned and sliced strawberries crumbled feta … Continue reading

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Iris Garden

One hot sunny morning a month ago, my sister, mom and I went to the iris gardens in Montclair. I generally liked irises but felt that from a distance they don’t look that special in bloom and the foliage after … Continue reading

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The other day I heard a noise that sounded suspiciously like water running in the bathroom. Considering I hadn’t seen Annika lately, this was cause for alarm. I was so pleased to see that she wasn’t making a big mess! … Continue reading

Posted in child's play, family, kids | 5 Comments


I generally don’t consider myself an impulsive person. I kind of like predictability in my life. Some might describe me as a little type A personality. I have routines and like to stick to them. But then I hear of … Continue reading

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