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Candy Cane Cooler Cocktail Recipe

December 12, 2014 Food

Ho Ho Ho! The wonderful folks at NoMa Social Restaurant in New York shared this cocktail recipe with me and I had to share with you! Candy Cane Cooler Recipe Ingredients: 1 tablespoon crushed soft peppermint candy 1½ fluid ounces vodka splash of white creme de menthe ¼ fluid ounce brandy ½ fluid ounce half-and-half […]

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Customized Family Recipe Gift Idea from Pompeian

December 9, 2014 Food

I have a unique and customizable gift idea for the holidays from Pompeian, who compensated me for this post, to share with you today! I always love giving personalized gifts when I can. Homemade food gifts are great too. Being able to include a photo and a special family memory makes it even better. Well […]

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Fire Roasted Texas Caviar

December 2, 2014 Food

Need a dish to take to a party? This Fire Roasted Texas Caviar is great any time of the year. I originally made this recipe at a local cooking class but have since modified the recipe to make it my own. There are a lot of recipes for Texas caviar, but for my version I […]

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Infographic: How To Carve Up Your Thanksgiving Calories

November 23, 2014 Food

This Thursday most of us will sit down to an enormous amount of food on the table and throw caution to the wind with what we eat. To help myself, and all of you, I found this infographic which gives us an idea of the size of the portions we should be taking and approximate […]

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St. Louis Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving

November 23, 2014 Food

Not up to cooking Thanksgiving dinner this year? No problem. Here are some of the restaurants open on Thanksgiving in the St. Louis area that will do all the work for you! Brick House Tavern & Tap Chesterfield Valley Hours: 4pm-Close Regular menu Tucanos Brazilian Grill St. Charles Price: Adults $29.95, Children 7-12 $11.95, Under […]

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Meatball Mania Recipe Collection: great meatball appetizer recipes for holiday parties

November 18, 2014 Food

Party season is here and that means all those wonderful little appetizers. Meatballs are always a hit with guests. Make them small enough to be one bite, find some cute toothpicks that match the theme of your party and serve up a platter of delicious. In case you are stuck in a rut with the […]

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Infographic: Holiday Tastes and Traditions

November 15, 2014 Food

This week’s infographic is some fun facts about holiday tastes and traditions. Take a look at this trivia and impress your friends and family at the Thanksgiving table! What is your favorite fact from the infographic? Infographic provided by Grains For Your Brain  

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Chicken Pot Pie Soup with Cheddar Drop Biscuits Recipe

November 11, 2014 Food

My latest recipe is for Chicken Pot Pie Soup with Cheddar Drop Biscuits. This was dinner last night, and lunch today, and is so comforting and warm. The soup is also pretty easy to make and drop biscuits are super simple. I originally found this recipe for Creamy Chicken Pot Pie Soup with Parmesan Drop […]

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Cranberry Orange Salsa and a Salsa Giveaway

October 28, 2014 Food

I have been sharing with you all about My Brother’s Salsa (disclosure: I have received free samples) for a while now. With the change of the season they have another new seasonal variety available, Cranberry Orange Salsa. With the holidays coming up many of you will serve traditional cranberry sauce with family meals but this […]

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Comforting Fall Family Favorite Recipes

October 23, 2014 Food

Fall brings a chill to the air and means it is time to bring out the comforting fall family favorite recipes. These are those meals that make you feel warm and toasty inside on those cool autumn days. Foodie.com asked me to curate a collection of these recipes to share. (Disclosure – I am compensated […]

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