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40th Birthday Party

I recently helped a father of two with a 40th birthday party for his wife. The night before she had celebrated with her girlfriends downtown visiting a spa, staying the night in a hotel and enjoying a night away from the kids. The next afternoon he invited friends and family...

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40th Birthday Party

I helped celebrate a 40th birthday party in Carlton, Oregon for a group of women who traveled in from all over the country to wine taste and celebrate their friend. I was even nice enough to set off the fire alarm a couple times and the fire department showed up,...

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Portland Private Chef

German Apple Pancake

I have two apple trees. One is a Gravensteen I harvest in August that makes wonderful preserves, apple butter and pie filling. The second is a winter apple that I leave mostly for the deer to eat. It has taken many years to get it back into production through slow...

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Portland Private Chef

Mushroom Cap Ravioli

I was thinking one night how ravioli are classically bitesize but that there's no reason you can't make them larger. I thought a giant portobello mushroom cap might work to give structure to the ravioli during the boiling process so it didn't fall apart. After thinking about it for a...

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