Category Archives: Recipes

Pomegranate Molasses Hosin Meatballs

These quick easy weeknight meatballs have a few secret pantry items that really make them fabulous.  First, the meatballs are given body and flavored with crispy shallots which can be found in the Asian section of some grocery stores. and … Continue reading

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Smoothie

I think this is the perfect way to start each and every day – It satisfies my sweet tooth and keeps me content until lunch – reminiscent of Carnation Instant Breakfast, but way better. 1 cup whole milk (I use … Continue reading

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Chocolate Cream Cheese Frosting

I had the pleasure of hosting my friend Sara’s 7th birthday.  We filled sterling silver candy dishes with sprinkles, Swedish Fish, Sno Caps and Gummy Bears, which the girls created delicious works of art, and yes there is frosting under … Continue reading

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Walnut Lemon Salad Dressing

When I learned this new technique, I knew it needed to be shared. Take a walnut (or pecan) half and rub it on a microplane grater which will produce this fluffy cloud of nut essence and will give the dressing … Continue reading

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Pimento Cheese

There is something so comforting about having a crock of pimento cheese in my refrigerator.  It’s great for a quick lunch with a few carrots and cucumber sticks or served with toasted French bread and cold beer.  You can go … Continue reading

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