ny families have that one person with special dietary restrictions, and this individual is sometimes forgotten about when the dinner menu is planned out.
Don’t fall out of the kitchen chair, but rumor has it that the Philadelphia area is in line for a spring teaser this week with temperatures soaring into the 50s.
Traveling to Sochi to enjoy the Winter Olympics may sound appealing, especially with the temperatures soaring into the 50s (Yes, we are still talking about Russia), but staying home is the more realistic option. Viewing sessions can be made more enjoyable with some tasty finger foods.
The Philadelphia Flower Show, which runs through Sunday at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, is the largest and oldest flower show in the world. I always enjoy attending this marvelous event where professional horticulturalists force flowers to bloom indoors, filling the air with an intoxicating scent.
Last week’s snow and bitter temperatures kept me in the kitchen for several hours each day. I simmered a big pot of meatballs, roasted a chicken, made chicken soup with the chicken bones and changed the salads and side dishes to keep mealtimes interesting.
Valentine’s Day weekend begins tomorrow, and restaurants throughout the city will be serving up luscious fare with a side of romance.