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Mom’s Macaroni Salad

My aunt loves my mother’s macaroni salad.  So when she invited me to an end-of-summer cook-out, it was easy to decide what to bring.  Only problem:  The recipe is at my apartment in Virginia.  But I helped Mom make it enough when I was young that I figured I’d just wing it, while giving it… Read More Mom’s Macaroni Salad

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Low-Carb Sunday Stew

“Sunday Sauce” is a catch-all name for an Italian tomato-based sauce, typically served over pasta.  It almost always includes three meats:  sausage, meatballs, and braciole, rolled up “packets” of meat stuffed with filling.  Most fillings include bread crumbs, and many include raisins.  So I set out to develop a lower-carb version, with a cheese-based filling.… Read More Low-Carb Sunday Stew