Thursday, October 6, 2011

Trail Mix and a Road Trip

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I’ve been giddy with excitement for the last week.  I’ve had trouble sitting still today.  At 4am tomorrow I, along with the lovely ladies Bev of Bev Cooks and Carly of CarlyKlock are loading up and heading to Nashville for the Food Blog Forum.  I’m pumped to meet so many...

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

Cinnamon Maple Doughnut Muffins (and a little nostalgia)

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I’ve been craving two things lately: doughnuts and maple. I searched this city high and low for maple extract and couldn’t find any. My mom found some while she was at the Kansas State Fair and grabbed it for me. The following weekend I finally found it…at Wal-Mart of all places. Murphy’s...

Friday, September 30, 2011

Kale Chips

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Kale isn’t a green that I have spent much time on so I was pumped to find it in my Door to Door Organics box this week. I have seen so many bloggers make these crispy and healthy kale chips and I couldn’t wait to try them too. Truly,...

Monday, September 26, 2011

Homemade Peanut Butter

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You all know that I love peanut butter. My blog is overloaded with peanut butter treats and peanut butter has been on my list of things to make for a while now. I love peanut butter for lots of reasons but I’m adding one more reason to my list:...

Saturday, September 24, 2011

White Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Cookies

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Fall has arrived with a beautiful intensity.  The sun is shining bright, there’s a cool breeze outside and a jacket is a necessity early in the morning and later in the evening.  Fall is by far my favorite season.  The smell, the feel, the taste…I love it all.  Seasons...

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Buffalo Chicken Burgers

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In keeping with apparent themes of my blog, I decided it was time for another buffalo-style meal.  You all know that the slightest mention of buffalo-anything, my wing-loving husband is on board.  We usually have some kind of buffalo chicken meal once per week.  Luckily I like it a...