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Earth Day and Green Recipes

Happy Earth Day! In honor of Mother Earth, here are a some of my favorite Green Recipes: First some avocado-based recipes: Avocado, Cream Cheese, and Salsa-Stuffed Puff Pastries (with a vegan...

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Weekends Are…

Weekends are the best time to bake. And make your house smell delicious. I made something along the lines of these. I better take pictures of the new goodies before the...

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TGIF

TGIF! It’s a gorgeous day in San Diego with sunny skies and temps in the high 70s. Picture perfect weather and the kind that brings a smile to my face, especially...

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Puff Pastry at Brunch Cookbook Giveaway

Friend and blogger, Katherine Martinelli, recently released her first e-book, Puff Pastry at Brunch In the book, she shares ten fun recipes, transforming simple dishes into elegant fare, and they all...

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Thursday Things

Time for this week’s Thursday Things: 1. My iPhone case bit the dust. I didn’t “do” anything to it but the plastic on the front lower portion cracked. I had the...

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Mango Basil Personal-Sized Tortilla Pizzas

One of my childhood luxuries was going to Pizza Hut, about a half hour’s drive away, and ordering a personal-sized pan pizza. No one could contaminate my personal pizza with their...

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KitchenAid 7-Quart Stand Mixer Giveaway – Winner

My email has never been so full as it has been the past two weeks. There were 2000 entries. Two thousand entries (and emails). The winner of the KitchenAid 7-Quart Stand...

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Vita Coco Coconut Water Giveaway

I recently received a case of Vita Coco coconut water. I love coconut water and could drink it every day. If you’ve never had coconut water, it’s not nearly as strongly...

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Peanut Butter and Jelly Chocolate Protein Fudge

I’m not really a fan of protein powder. Unless it’s used to make fudge. I find most protein powder is either chalky, fake tasting, or devoid of taste. This fudge is...

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Day of the Mushroom

Today is national Day of the Mushroom day. Even mushrooms get their own special day. These are locally grown mushrooms from a San Diego area farmer’s market. I never used to...