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A Graceful Coup

People don’t like to polish silver these days. Which is good news for those of us who like to collect second-hand silver to use everyday. If you haunt the antique malls and flea markets, you’ll find things like the coups … Continue reading

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Sweet Dreams

This evening Mrs. E. and I will entertain a very old friend of her family’s and my in-laws. Dinner will be a savory summer pork and vegetable stew from the French Farmhouse Cookbook. I’ve got most of the ingredients on … Continue reading

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