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The Scent of a Clove

As I was peeling three cloves of fresh garlic harvested from our garden to make a batch of hummus, it occurred to me that it must soon by time for the Annual Gilroy Garlic Festival in Gilroy, California. I remember the first … Continue reading

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In Defense of Vampires

For a couple of months while working for a company that was busy setting up a manufacturing facility in Nogales, Mexico, I studied some business Spanish. I don’t remember much from those classes but to this day when I think … Continue reading

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The First Course that Eats like a Meal

Now that all the holidays are behind us – Hannukkah, Christmas, New Year’s, Orthodox Christmas – and the new year is here to stay, it is time to get back on into the daily meal routine. Enough with the extravagant feasts. … Continue reading

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