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German Chocolate Cake

I have long associated German Chocolate Cake with Father’s Day, although I’m not entirely sure why. I think I remember my mom making it for my dad once or...

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Coconut Cream Pie

I feel like there are so many traditional, old-fashioned desserts that are getting the brush-off lately in favor of things like brownie/Oreo/chocolate chip bars, colossal-size Reese’s Pieces cookies, and...

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Crab Cakes with Rémoulade Sauce

Let’s talk a little Christmas in June, shall we? Most families have special holiday traditions, and like many typical Italian families, our traditions have always centered primarily around Christmas...

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Hot Fudge Sauce

This hot fudge sauce was 100% impromptu and perhaps one of the best decisions that I have ever made at 9:45pm on a random Saturday night. This past Saturday...

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The Weekend Dish

The Weekend Dish: 6/9/2012

Happy weekend! I hope you have something fabulous planned for this first full weekend of summer! All the rain we’ve been having here seems to have caused the garden...

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Sausage, Mozzarella & Basil Stuffed Peppers

Sausage, Mozzarella & Basil Stuffed Peppers

My grandma loved stuffing any vegetable that she could get her hands on. She routinely made stuffed peppers, stuffed zucchini and stuffed eggplant, to name a few. I imagine...

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Mojito Cupcakes

Remember yesterday when we were talking about hamburger buns, and I mentioned that I’m very much a “meat and potatoes” kind of girl? Well, along those same lines, I’m...

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