Thursday Things

Here are this week’s Thursday Things: 1. I was asked to be a contributor in Kelly Lester’s new cookbook, Cooking With Trader Joe’s Cookbook, available in stores September 2012. It’s the...

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PB Crave Peanut Butter Giveaway

I recently received 4 jars of PB Crave peanut butter. It’s been quite the week of peanut butter and I’m not complaining. PB Crave is artisan-crafted using high-quality ingredients and comes...

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Cheddar Cheese and Olive Oil Savory Muffins

 I had precisely one half cup of cheddar cheese in a bag that was just begging to be used. I thought about just sprinkling it on a salad, but that wouldn’t...

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Vinegar Recipes and Balsamic Glaze

I was recently at my second home, Trader Joe’s, and finally broke down and bought some of their balsamic glaze. It’s only been available for about a month or so, and...

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Cinnamon-Sugar Crust Cream Cheese and Jelly Danish Squares

I have fond memories of going to the local bakery as a child and eating danishes. I would eat one jelly danish before we even left the bakery and then I...

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Hydrate

Keep cool in the summertime heat and make sure you stay well-hydrated. You know, with caffeine or booze. They’re such wonderful rehydrators and replenishers. Vanilla Iced Coffee Sex on the Beach...

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Thursday Things on Friday

Here are this week’s Thursday Things (on Friday). Running a day later this week due to the holiday: 1. Bethenny Frankel has my chocolate chip cookie dough balls (no-bake, vegan, GF)...

Magimix by Robot-Coupe Food Processor & Juice Extractor Giveaway

I am so excited to be giving away a Magimix Robot-Coupe Food Processor, 12-cup in Chrome Model 3200XL, suggested retail price, $450.00 Magimix food processors are in a class all their...

Happy Fourth of July

Happy 4th to everyone celebrating and a belated Canada Day to all those who just celebrated that holiday. I wrote a 15 Red, White, and Blue Recipes post a few days...

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Homemade Peanut Butter

Once you make peanut butter at home, it will be very difficult to get excited about storebought peanut butter ever again. Not that eating peanut butter of any kind would ever...