Monthly Archives: March 2009

Spring for Dinner

“Everything I have, I owe to pasta,” Sophia Loren is supposed to have said. Pasta has gotten a bad reputation of late. Maybe “bad” is the wrong word, but once the carb control revolution caught the collective consciousness, pasta sort … Continue reading

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A Hanging Offense

The weather may be all over the map these days, but if you’re anything like me, you feel a spring in your step put there by the promise of the pleasant days and nights to come. Spring is a season, … Continue reading

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A Head for Dressing

(Image of Edith Head: TCM) “The basic elements of any business woman’s wardrobe should rely on this trio: simple casual suits, tailored dresses, and good separates.” Edith Head wrote that in 1967 in her book “How to Dress for Success.” … Continue reading

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