Classic Zucchini Bread #recipe

Classic Zucchini Bread

Hurry, before the summer zucchini is gone forever!  (Or at least until it’s gone until next summer) >> Make some Classic Zucchini Bread. True story:  When I was little, my…

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Whole Chicken in a Slow Cooker

The Best Whole Chicken in the Slow Cooker

We are in the middle of crazy, family, busy-time with school and sports and EVERYTHING!  So easy slow cooker dinners like this are perfect:  The Best Whole Chicken in the…

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Toasted Marshmallow- Brownie Ice Cream

Toasted Marshmallow- Brownie Malt Ice Cream

Hurry, make some homemade ice cream before summer ends!  Make this one! >> Toasted Marshmallow- Brownie Malt Ice Cream I’ve mentioned this story in my cookbook- oh yeah, I have…

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Heirloom Tomato Salad

Tomato Salad with Crisped Farro, Cucumber and Arugula with Italian Vinaigrette

I have a fabulous end-of-summer salad for you to try- a recipe by Chef Hugh Acheson:  Heirloom Tomato Salad with Crisped Farro, Cucumber and Arugula with Italian Vinaigrette The salad…

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STUFF

Stuff I’ve Gotta Share and You’ve Gotta See

Here’s another one of those posts > Stuff I’ve Gotta Share and You’ve Gotta See!  Who is ready for easy dinners made in the slow cooker??  I know I am….

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White Clam Pizza

White Clam Pizza

Here’s a Friday Night Pizza Night pizza for you to try! >> White Clam Pizza Do you do that on Fridays?  Friday Night Pizza Night?  I have some friends who…

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Confetti Cupcakes

Confetti Cupcakes

Let’s celebrate rainbow sprinkles with these: Confetti Cupcakes! Here’s a question for you:  Are they sprinkles, or are they jimmies?  I’ve experienced sprinkles in California and jimmies in Massachusetts.  But I’m…

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Watermelon, Feta and Arugula Salad

Watermelon, Feta and Arugula Salad

Summer must not end because I want to make this salad all year long >> Watermelon, Feta and Arugula Salad I had quite the indulgent summer.  I ate chips and…

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Pearl Harbor #recipe

Pearl Harbor Cocktails

I have a delicious, tropical-type cocktail recipe for you:  Pearl Harbor Cocktails Here’s the thing >> I’m not at all ready to let go of summer.  So I’m going to continue…

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Slow Cooker Pulled Pork with Bourbon- Peach Barbecue Sauce

Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Sliders with Bourbon- Peach Barbecue Sauce

These little sandwiches are crazy good:  Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Sliders with Bourbon- Peach Barbecue Sauce I spotted this recipe in July’s Cooking Light magazine while on vacation this summer.  My…

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Grilled Chicken and Vegetable Strawberry- Caesar Pasta Salad

Strawberry- Caesar Grilled Chicken and Vegetable Salad

Here’s an end-of-summer salad recipe that you must try! > Strawberry- Caesar Grilled Chicken and Vegetable Salad I know what you’re thinking.  You’re saying, “Oh my gosh, did she just…

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Stuff I’ve Gotta Share and You’ve Gotta See

Here’s another one of my posts >> Stuff I’ve Gotta Share and You’ve Gotta See! On Parade Magazine‘s blog this week, I shared this fabulous recipe > > GREEK BAKED…

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Entanglement

Cordova, Alaska – Copper River Salmon Fishing

I had the opportunity to travel to Cordova, Alaska back in July.  The folks at CopperRiverSalmon.org invited me and my 13-year old son Brooks to come to Cordova to learn…

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Fresh Peach Cake #recipe

Fresh Peach Cake

This recipe I’m sharing here today takes advantage of those fabulous, sweet fresh peaches you’re seeing in the store: Fresh Peach Cake This turns out to be a tender, cinnamony…

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Blendtec Giveaway 600

Blendtec Blender Giveaway

**Fun giveaway on RecipeGirl today!  >>  A Blendtec Blender + Twister Jar!** I have had one of these blenders for quite some time now.  I’ve made things like homemade peanut…

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Fluffy Peanut Butter Pancakes

Fluffy Peanut Butter Pancakes

Oh gosh, I’m so happy to be sharing a new favorite pancake recipe with you! > FLUFFY PEANUT BUTTER PANCAKES This is one of those, “Hey Mom, it’s Sunday AM…

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Salmon with Brown Butter, Almonds and Capers

Salmon with Brown Butter, Almonds and Capers

This simple 4-ingredient recipe is perfect for a weeknight dinner > Salmon with Brown Butter, Almonds and Capers I may have mentioned that I recently returned from a trip to…

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Tropical Green Smoothie #recipe

Tropical Green Smoothie

What’s the best way to wake up in the morning?  Drink a green smoothie!  Here’s one for you > TROPICAL GREEN SMOOTHIE It’s confession time here.  Up until about 12 weeks…

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