Fluffernutter Milkshake

Fluffernutter Milkshake

Last month, Jess and I met for lunch at my absolute favorite spot in Pittsburgh for burgers and milkshakes . You can customize your own burger creations and I...

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The Weekend Dish

The Weekend Dish: 2/22/2014

Happy Saturday to you! After a whirlwind week of travel, it’s been nice to spend a few quiet days at home catching up email, work, the pile of mail,...

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Friday Things

Friday Things

1. In a matter of 48 hours last week, I went from this view: To this view: From two feet of snow on the ground to clear blue skies...

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake

Anyone who grew up in the 1980′s has at some point consumed a cookie cake, am I right? They definitely weren’t the typical go-to for birthday cakes, so when...

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Cheesy Lasagna Bolognese

Cheesy Lasagna Bolognese

So far this week, we’ve talked legendary meat sauce and fresh, homemade pasta. Now I’m throwing the two together, along with a b├ęchamel sauce and lots of cheese, and...

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DIY: How To Make Fresh Pasta

DIY: How To Make Fresh Pasta

While my grandma never, ever used store-bought spaghetti sauce (seriously, those brand names were like swear words to her), it wasn’t unusual to see boxes of pasta at her...

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The Best Meat Sauce. EVER.

The Best Meat Sauce. EVER.

My grandma always wanted to please everyone, even if it meant creating much more work for herself. Case in point: Sunday dinner. She often made different versions of the...

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