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Pour Another Cup

Happy Martin Luther King Day and maybe you were fortunate enough to get the day off from work or school. Or maybe you were fortunate to pour another cup of this...

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Strawberry Cake Mix Cookies with Vanilla Cream Cheese Frosting

I have been wanting to blog about these cookies for a couple weeks but didn’t want to post pink food too far in advance of Valentine’s Day. But it’s almost here....

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Whoopie

I’ve been wanting a whoopie pie pan for awhile. I just went to Bed Bath & Beyond and picked up the last two.  If you live in San Diego, the Mission...

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Twice In One Day

I have wasted no time in breaking in my new mixer. I managed to use it twice in one day. And make just a few dirty dishes in the process. With...

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bites

I have a recipe for actual cookies that is very similar in flavor to these little raw cookie dough bites. And I love that cookie recipe so much because it combines...

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Thursday Things

Time for a few Thursday Things. 1. This gorgeous cutting board from Anthro. It’s almost too pretty to cut anything on.  And for the price, I would probably just hang it...

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Avocado Recipes & Giveaway

I just received a beautiful shipment of fuerte avocados from CaliforniaAvocadosDirect.com I’ve posted previously about CaliforniaAvocadosDirect.com and mentioned that it’s a family farm and how each avocado is inspected, hand-selected, and...

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Friends and Fitness

On Tuesday afternoon I met up with my dear friend, Marla. We met at our usual hangout. A place where we can gab and get wired up on caffeine. Sounds perfect,...

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Orange PushUp Smoothie

When I was growing up, one of my favorite things to do was ride my bike with my friends to the local gas station’s mini-mart and reach into their freezer case...

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KitchenAid Stand Mixer

After years of wanting one, it finally happened. The kitchen appliance Gods came through for me with a KitchenAid Professional 600 Series Bowl-Lift Stand Mixer in Nickle Pearl. I also had...