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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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Angry Badger Cocktail Recipe with Fireball Cinnamon Whisky and Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey Whisky

October 17, 2014 Food

As I mentioned in my recipe, Hard Apple Cider Bread Pudding with Cinnamon Whisky Sauce, I am currently infatuated with Fireball Cinnamon Whisky. If you have not tried it, you must! I love all things cinnamon to start so this was a no brainer for me. For this week’s cocktail I thought I would find […]

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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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Homemade Chili Recipe and Chili Linkup

October 3, 2014 Food

Today is the first day of the fall season that has really felt autumnal here in St. Louis. Yesterday we were in the mid 80’s but then a cold front came through overnight and now it is only 49° F today. That means it is the perfect weather for homemade chili. Everyone seems to have […]

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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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The #Hashtag Cocktail (recipe) and a #TypeACon fish tale

September 26, 2014 Food

This post is the third post in a series I am writing about my experience at the 2014 Type-A Conference on social media. Of course one of the other things I did at the Type-A Conference this past weekend was spend just a little time in the bar. The Grand Hyatt Atlanta in Buckhead created […]

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Smashed Pumpkin Pie Cocktail for Fall

September 12, 2014 Food

The weather has turned chilly here in St. Louis for autumn and it makes me very happy. One of the things I hear this time of year is about certain coffee drinks with pumpkin flavor, well I’m not really a coffee drinker, I’m more of a cocktail drinker. So here is my nod to the […]

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Grilled Plums with Port Sauce Over Vanilla Ice Cream

September 3, 2014 Food

On Labor Day Hubby grilled and made us a wonderful BBQ dinner but even better was the grilled dessert he made for us. Grilled plums with port sauce that we served over vanilla ice cream. It was the perfect dessert to end our meal. I found the original recipe watching Steven Raichlen’s grilling show recently. […]

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Island Sunburt Cocktail Perfect for Labor Day

August 29, 2014 Food

Labor Day weekend is here and it marks the unofficial end of summer. This week’s cocktail and its tropical flavors is the perfect end for summer, the Island Sunburst. Picture yourself back on the beach relaxing and soaking in the sun. This will be what I am drinking Monday for our Labor Day BBQ. Island Sunburst Cocktail […]

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Beat the Heat with Frozen Cocktail Recipes

August 22, 2014 Food

This summer has been really mild in St. Louis for the most part, but this week the temperatures have finally started to soar along with the humidity. We are looking at heat indexes around 107° F the next few days. I don’t know about you, but for me that is a tad bit oppressive. I’m […]

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