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Good morning GUShoitytoities!!!!!  Sorry I completely missed my Sunday diary responding responsibilities but I know youz guyz always just take things over. I promise to make up for not tipping in a timely manner!!!!

Ok, so the opera was brilliant and then my friend took me to the most amazing restaurant I will ever go to in my entire life -- Picholine -- a French restaurant with a chef named Terrance Brennan!!!!!  Perfect from the door to out the door.  Stunning food (and more expensive than my monthly food budget).  I am hand writing a letter to Chef Brennan -- it was that good.  Aaaand he is a brilliant philanthropist.  Aaaaand he has brilliant recipes online which are incorporated herein.  

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Ok, stop whining and pay attention.  All you have to do is quit your job or hobby or leave Dilly and 5,000 cats to fend for themselves.  You can do these recipes easy peasy!  I found that I can't cut and paste the recipes but I can provide links to amazing food!

Oh, and I saw Gravity on Sunday.  See it at the movie theater.  Stunning and I hope to see it again before it goes to DVD.

Recipes thanks to Chef Terrance Brennan.

Pumpkin Bisque with Wild Mushrooms

Pear and Celery Root Salad

I actually had the following as an appetizer -- without the duck and you don't have to add the duck  it was superb!!!!!!

Wild Mushroom Risotto

Ok, the following recipe is a cod dish but you can't tell from the recipe title.  It sounds delish and I'm making it this weekend -- with the mushroom risotto as an appetizer.  I know you all want to marry me!

Slow Baked Wild Samo Artichokes Barigoule

Ok, fine -- something for anyone who doesn't want to spend quality time in the kitchen:

Lean Cuisine -- enjoy the processed food.

The always generous and brilliant anodnhajo's 10/15/13 update!!!

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