DIY: American Cheese

DIY: American Cheese

I love Gruyere, Brie and all of those fancy cheeses just as much as the next person, but there will always be a special little place in my taste...

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Pink Grapefruit Sandwich Cookies

Pink Grapefruit Sandwich Cookies

I’ve never been all that buddy-buddy with the citrus family. I don’t dislike it, but those flavors typically don’t top my “currently craving” list. As a kid, I much...

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The Weekend Dish: 11/15/2014

The Weekend Dish 1/19/2013

Happy Saturday! We’ve plunged back into winter weather here, which means that taking down all of the Christmas decorations last weekend was a smart decision. That gives me plenty of...

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Friday Things

Friday Things

1. Last weekend I did some playing around with grapefruit in the kitchen. It’s not a flavor I’ve used much, and I had one tremendous fail, and another victory....

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Homemade Hostess Cupcakes

A couple of months ago, it was announced that Hostess would be going out of business and shutting down or selling off its popular snack brands. At the time,...

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Chipotle Chicken and Corn Chowder

Chipotle Chicken and Corn Chowder

A few months ago when the weather started to get chilly, my Chief Culinary Consultant began eating a lot of soup for lunch and sometimes for dinner. Some of...

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Snickers Rice Krispies Treats

Ever since I was a kid, I have adored Rice Krispies Treats. There was always something so satisfying about the combination of crispy cereal with gooey, chewy marshmallows. In...

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