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Orange Chocolate Chip Muffins #SundaySupper

March 26, 2017

Today the Sunday Supper tastemakers are displaying citrus recipes.  I absolutely love citrus! It was hard to decide on just one recipe. I frequently use lemons and limes in both sweet and savory dishes. But today I decided to do something a little different and bake with oranges. I love everything about oranges. They are sweet, […]

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Celebrate International Waffle Day March 25th

March 24, 2017

Tomorrow is International Waffle Day! What does that mean? Well everyone should make sure they eat some waffles. This day started in Sweden and I think we should all celebrate. My son is my number one waffle fan so homemade waffles will be on the menu in our house. He has a soccer game in the […]

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Skinny Mini Mexican Fritatas

February 16, 2017

Skinny mini. I have not heard that expression in a long time. As a kid, I remember being called that by my mother. I remember those days well. Drinking as many milk shakes as I could. Eating a huge bowl of pasta, a few meatballs and then asking what was for dessert. They are long gone […]

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Grilled Apricots with Cinnamon, Ricotta and Honey

May 10, 2016
apricots with ricotta,honey and cinnamon

Mother nature is just killing me! After 10 days of rain and dreary weather, we had a day and a half of sunshine. It was nice but today mother nature is in a bad mood again. All I can think about is the 90 degree weather and sunshine  I am going to get soon in Florida […]

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Strawberry Cannoli French Toast Sliders

April 29, 2016
Strawberry cannoli slider

If you are looking for the perfect recipe to make for mother’s day brunch, you just found it. This recipe includes some of my favorite ingredients. It’s spring and I am loving the juicy ripe strawberries in the market. Pair them with some creamy chocolate chip cannoli filling and I am in heaven. These sliders are […]

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Egg, Avocado and Prosciutto Wraps

October 23, 2015
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Peanut butter and jelly. Spaghetti and meatballs. Burgers and fries. Macaroni and cheese. Bacon and eggs. All are food combinations that most people love. But how about avocado and eggs? This might be my all time favorite food combination. I really think I could eat toast with mashed avocado and a fried egg everyday. But it […]

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Lemon Blueberry Muffins

July 15, 2015
lemon blueberry muffins

Today I will be packing so tomorrow I can head on a plane to the Food and Wine Conference which starts on Friday in Orlando. I can’t wait as I know there is one great weekend ahead of me.  As usual, I waited until the last minute to get a hair cut and pedicure which I will be headed […]

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Green Colada Smoothies

July 3, 2015
Green colada smoothie

I am going to let you in on a little secret today. I started running again but I am not telling my thirteen year- old son. As soon as I am in very good shape, I will challenge him to a one mile run and hopefully will beat him. You might think that’s mean but this […]

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Banana Chocolate Chip Breakfast Cookies

March 22, 2015

I am not going to lie to you. These cookies are good but they are not mind blowing enough to take to a party. They are not the kind you would hide from your kids to have late night with a glass of wine.  In fact, I want my kids to eat these cookies for snacks. They […]

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Cherry Almond Smoothie

February 14, 2015
Cherry Almond smoothie

Happy Valentine’s Day! There has been lots of Valentine’s Day candy laying around my kitchen the last few days and it keeps finding it’s way in my mouth.  Caramels, M and M’s, chocolate hearts…it’s just not good. Actually, it’s tastes very good but you know exactly what I mean. Instead of a sweets recipe today, I need […]

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