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Chorizo Tacos, Spicy Mango Margaritas and the Single Girl

Faithful readers (or should I say, faithful reader ), I’m sorry I haven’t blogged in a long, long time.  I could proffer some lame excuse about being extremely busy or about how my life has changed extraordinarily over the last … Continue reading

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Why I’m Crushing on My Freezer

  Image via Wikipedia I have a HUGE crush on my freezer. Seriously!  I love to cook but most recipes serve 4 to 6 and it’s just me and one plant that hasn’t died, so either I have to eat … Continue reading

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24 Hours of Sandwiches- Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner Sandwich Recipes

Just like Joey Tribbiani, I love sandwiches.  Club, open-faced, grilled cheese, and BLTs. I love them all. As a tribute to my love  of sandwiches, I’ve decided to provide you all with a guide for making sandwiches breakfast, noon, and … Continue reading

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3 Quick Kitchen Tips for Working Drones (like me!)

In my effort to keep more $$$ in my pocket and less fat out of my a#$, I’ve taken to bringing breakfast and lunch to work nearly everyday.  Here are my top 3 quick tips to make bringing food along … Continue reading

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Good For You! Blueberry Muffin Recipe

Here is an easy blueberry muffin recipe for those of you trying to kick the new year off healthfully. I adapted it from a recipe I found in the Press Democrat (my hometown newspaper) back in the 80’s. This recipe … Continue reading

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Need a last minute appetizer recipe for NYE? Try pate bites.

Need a last minute appetizer recipe for NYE? Try pate bites. I developed this “recipe” after eating something similar at AOC in Los Angeles. If you are in the Southland, make sure you hit up this wine bar. Awesome food. … Continue reading

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Tapenade Tacla-Style

I like being able to add a little something special to a cheese/charcuterie platter. I generally keep the ingredients for this tapenade in my fridge.  It’s da bomb and last 4EVER. 3/4 cup sun-dried tomatoes packed in oil, roughly chopped … Continue reading

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Tips and Tricks for Easy yet Stylish Holiday Entertaining

I was in Boston this past week for work and I’m not sure if it was the cold air or the fact that I saw freaks with their xmas trees up already, but my thoughts turned to holiday entertaining. Personally, … Continue reading

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