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Food From the 70s: Throwback Thursday

August 21, 2014 Food

The other day I was talking to someone about food and started chatting about foods we remember from our childhood. I thought this would be a fun Throwback Thursday post. Below are three things I remember from back in the 70s that I never see any longer. Do you remember these? Doritos & Ott’s Dressing […]

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August 16 is Bratwurst Day + Sausages Around the World Infographic

August 16, 2014 Food

Today, August 16, is Bratwurst Day! For those not in the know, bratwurst is a classic German sausage. St. Louis has a large German heritage and so brats are a common item especially for grilling in the summertime. There are two bratwurst festivals in the USA each year. The largest in Bucyrus, Ohio and another […]

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Hatch Green Chile Salsa Recipes and Giveaway

August 13, 2014 Food

The folks at My Brother’s Salsa are back with another seasonal specialty salsa, Hatch Green Chile Salsa. I have not yet tried this one but it sounds so delicious! Green chiles from the Hatch region of New Mexico are blended with sweet tomatoes, a splash of key lime and pinch of blue agave for an […]

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How the World Grills [infographic]

July 19, 2014 Food

We are big fans of grilling in the USA but there are lots of other grilling methods besides the barbecue pits we are used to. This week’s infographic shares with you seven other ways people around the world grill their food. Have you tried any of these methods before? What is your favorite food to […]

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Margarita Chicken Recipe

July 15, 2014 Food

Here is a super easy and super delicious recipe for Margarita Chicken. I served this with green beans that I added cilantro and garlic to and some corn on the cob with lime and cumin. It was a huge hit with both Hubby and I. Had I known it was going to be so good […]

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July is National Ice Cream Month [infographic]

July 5, 2014 Food

July is National Ice Cream month. I say we all need to celebrate this with a scoop of your favorite flavor! This week’s infographic is “Stuff You Didn’t Know About Ice Cream” which includes the fact that the waffle cone was invented in my hometown of St. Louis in 1904. Yes, it says that some […]

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Summer Seasonal Fruit & Veggie Recipe Collection

June 30, 2014 Food

Summer is here and there are going to be lots of amazing fresh fruits and vegetables available in your own garden, local farmer’s market, roadside stands, and your grocer. Foodie.com has asked me to again curate a collection of recipes (I’m compensated for doing this), this time with a focus on this delightful summer produce. […]

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My Brother’s Salsa REVIEW & GIVEAWAY

June 26, 2014 Food

A few weeks ago the wonderful folks from My Brother’s Salsa sent me some samples to try out. Oh my gosh, they are so good! I love that these are not the tomato-heavy type you find at the grocery store. These salsas taste much fresher and lighter but still with a ton of great flavor. […]

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Balsamic Rosemary Pork Roast and Potatoes

June 16, 2014 Food

Today I have got another great pork recipe for you and it uses two of my favorite ingredients, balsamic vinegar and rosemary. I prepped the food and Hubby cooked outside in his cast iron Dutch oven and a cast iron skillet, but you can easily make this indoors as well if you like. The finished […]

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Honey Parmesan Pork Roast in the Slow Cooker Recipe

June 11, 2014 Food

I just made this for dinner tonight and it had wonderful flavor. When I first found this recipe online I thought it might be too sweet, but I took a chance because of all of the parmesan cheese in it. Good thing I did! My only problem was that it came out a tad dry […]

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