Big Blue Live – Monterey Bay

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My wife is the Director of Education for the Monterey Bay Aquarium. She asked me to share this with you; Big Blue Live, (http://www.pbs.org/about/news/archive/2015/big-blue-live/), is here! (Aug. 31-Sept 2) In case you haven’t heard, Big Blue Live is a three-night, live television and online broadcast extravaganza brought to you by PBS and the BBC premiering Monday, August 31 at 8pm …

Lucky to have been there

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I was looking through Sigurd Johnsen’s recipe box this afternoon and ran across  a clipping from the Los Angeles Times dated Monday, December 27, 1971.  On the old browned newsprint was a picture and recipe for a dessert called Parisian Egg Nog Wreath, a rather glamorous cream puff.  Although the recipe and accompanying article were somewhat intriguing, what really caught …