Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Cinnamon Roll Bread

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Food to me is so nostalgic.  It makes us use so many of our senses and I think that’s one of the things that I love most about food.  To me, there isn’t a food much more nostalgic than cinnamon rolls.  The amazing scent that wafts through the house...

Sunday, August 21, 2011

Shrimp Pad Thai

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I watch incredibly too many hours of Food Network every week. Alternated sometimes with HGTV but mostly, it’s Food Network. Or Cooking Chanel. But they are really the same thing anyway. So, to recap, I just spend too many hours watching some form food on my television. I also...

Friday, August 19, 2011

Walnut-Zucchini Muffins

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Recently Paul brought home a beautiful collection of peppers, eggplant, zucchini and squash. He knows the way to my heart, no doubt about that! It all looked so delicious, was fresh and locally grown and the zucchini was as monstrous. I couldn’t wait to cut into that bad boy....

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Chicken and Veggie Risotto Bake

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I like rice. I love risotto. I enjoy making risotto and do so often when I it’s cool outside. For some reason I make it a lot less in the summer. Until now…as part of the Taste Maker program through Food Buzz I received four bags of Steamfresh Chef’s...

Monday, August 15, 2011

My 7 Links

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7 links is a game that is floating round the blogosphere.  I’ve been tagged so I’m taking my turn.  There are seven categories to link a post, then you tag 5 blogger friends and they take their turn.  My friend Erin at Dinners, Dishes and Desserts tagged me.  So...

Saturday, August 13, 2011

Mini Peanut Butter Pies *For Mikey*

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I know I posted today already.  I don’t even post every day, let alone twice per day.  But this is special, read on… Until this week I was only acutely aware of how much you can hurt for someone who you barely know.  Jennifer Perillo of In Jennie’s Kitchen...