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Butternut Squash Mini Tartlettes

December 15, 2018

Ours is a house of perpetual motion, especially at the holidays, with a welcome stream of visitors coming through the door hopefully unannounced and preferably in parties of three or more. Often, they arrive with little packages tucked up under their arms or with a platter of just baked this or that to share as we pour cups of coffee or tea or wine depending on the time of day. There is an everyday magic that comes with these visitors and whether its known to them or not, their mere presence has transformative powers as it makes this old house feel full and warm and alive. The hum of chatter through the rooms, the clinking of glasses, the sounds of another log being placed on the fire all create such a rich holiday atmosphere. continue reading