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Homemade Breakfast Burritos – Quick Freezer to Microwave Meal

January 21, 2015 Food

Hubby likes to eat breakfast, but not when he first wakes up. He prefers to get to work and relax a few minutes with something to eat and a cup of coffee before the work day starts. Instead of him stopping at fast food places to buy breakfast I decided to try making some homemade […]

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Saketini (Sake Martini)

January 9, 2015 Food

This week’s cocktail is a little something more unusual but still fairly simple to make. Sake is rice wine which is normally served warmed but this cocktail adds a few ingredients and it is served up cold. If you are not a green olive fan, you could substitute a thin ribbon of cucumber and skewer […]

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Skinny Cosmopolitan Recipe and Tips for Healthier Cocktails

January 2, 2015 Food

So many of us are starting the new year off trying to be healthier and maybe lose a few pounds. This includes me! Cocktails can be full of calories but there are ways to cut back on them if you still want to have a drink now and then. Tips For Healthier Cocktails Cut back […]

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Sausage and Gnocchi Skillet Recipe

December 30, 2014 Food

Tonight I made a real easy dinner that was satisfying and liked by everyone. This is one of those dishes that uses some prepackaged items but tastes very fresh still. I made enough for six adults with this recipe. You could easily half the recipe for a smaller family or if you have young kids […]

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6 Cocktails Perfect to Celebrate the New Year

December 26, 2014 Food

This week I have a collection of six cocktails perfect for ringing in the new year! Thanks to Ciroc for sharing this great recipes and images with me to pass along to you. A bonus for you, be sure to check out my New Year’s Pinterest board for lots of ideas on celebrating including games, […]

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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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Orange Spiced Pumpkin Martini for Thanksgiving

November 21, 2014 Food

Who needs pumpkin pie? Instead how about this Orange Spiced Pumpkin Martini? Yes please! For this week’s cocktail recipe I found another great idea for next week’s big meal. This easy to make martini would be the perfect ending to a Thanksgiving meal – with or without a slice of pumpkin pie on the side. […]

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Cranberry Wine Delight Recipe

November 14, 2014 Food

Even if you don’t care for that can of cranberry sauce on Thanksgiving you can still love this cocktail, Cranberry Wine Delight. A delightful cocktail that may just help you deal with Crazy Uncle Bob or even your mom’s criticism of how dry your turkey is (even though it really isn’t). Cranberry Wine Delight Frozen […]

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