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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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National Popcorn Month and Science of Popcorn Infographic

October 18, 2014 Food

This week’s infographic is all about popcorn since October in National Popcorn Month. I have always been a fan of popcorn. When I was young my dad always made popcorn in a skillet on the stove – a black pan with a green lid. Over the top he added some melted butter. When I saw […]

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Hard Apple Cider Bread Pudding with Cinnamon Whisky Sauce Recipe

October 13, 2014 Food

Recently I went to O’Charley’s Restaurant and they had a new drink specials menu that had pairings of of beers and ciders along with shots. One jumped out at me, Angry Orchard Hard Apple Cider with a shot of Fireball Cinnamon Whisky. Yes, please. It is a fabulous combo and that same night I picked […]

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6 Fall Super Foods You Should Be Eating

October 1, 2014 Food

We all know by now that fresh fruits and vegetables are tremendously important to our bodies. In the autumn we have so much produce available to us but there are some foods that are “extra good” for us. Healthy eating gives us healthier bodies. Cooking these foods really is not hard either and the results […]

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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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