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Starbuck’s Pumpkin Scones

Cute, trendy coffee shops seem to be popping up all over the place… yet I am always drawn to the old standby- Starbucks. Maybe it’s the sheer number of SBux…

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Chicken Spaghetti Casserole

When I asked Facebook fans the other day about the possibility of me posting a new casserole recipe, I received an overwhelming response. It seems that there are a lot…

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Candy Corn Fudge

It’s festive.  It’s sweet.  It’s Halloweeny.  It’s candy corn fudge! Don’t get too excited.  It actually doesn’t taste a thing like candy corn.  But it’s cute, right?  That’s all that…

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Caramel Corn Hot Chocolate and the EveryDay Chef Recipe Challenge

I have a very exciting recipe challenge to announce today- the Pacific Natural Foods Everyday Chef Challenge- and there are some great prizes involved!  I was all cool and confident…

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Caramel Corn

I have a caramel corn recipe for you today that is both fabulous and easy.   But first, there’s a short story behind this addictive stuff. When I was visiting…

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How to Pop Popcorn on the Stove

Have you ever done it? Have you ever popped your own popcorn on the stove? That’s the way we used to do it when I was little (shortly after electricity…

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How to Make a Pumpkin Spice Latte

I’m excited about my recipes this week.  That doesn’t really tell you all that much since I’m  excited about new recipes every week… but this week I’m particularly excited.  Why…

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Slow Cooker Lasagna

Slow Cooker Lasagna and the GoodBite Weeknight Meals Cookbook

I have a couple of wonderful things to share with you today. GoodBite Weeknight Meals: Delicious Made Easy has just been released and is available for purchase. This is a…

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Double Decker Pumpkin- Caramel Pie

Every year around this time, our community has a small Harvest Festival, complete with hay rides, Kettle Corn, potato sack races, bratwurst with sauerkraut, those annoying body tattoos, and a…

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Gooey Chocolate Chip Sandwich Bars… Cookies for Kids’ Cancer Cookbook

September is Pediatric Cancer Awareness month, and today I’m sharing some Gooey Chocolate Chip Sandwich Bars. What do these goodies have to do with cancer? The Gooey Chocolate Chip Sandwich…

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Food and Wine Pairing- Kendall Jackson Wineries, Sonoma County CA

California’s wine country is just about the most beautiful country around.  I shared many vineyard scenery pics from my recent trip in my Beyond Food section, but here I’ll share…

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Seafood Extravaganza Dinner Party Menu

My neighborhood’s Gourmet Dinner party group met a couple of weekends ago for our monthly themed dinner.  I hosted this time with a Seafood Extravaganza! Dinner Menu.  I’ll be sharing…

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Pumpkin Cinnamon Roll Pancakes

What I have to share with you today is- undeniably- the best breakfast treat I’ve ever made… eaten… or shared with my readers. It’s even better than the original- those…

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