Monthly Archives: January 2011

Last Weekend – aka More Than You Ever Wanted To Know About My Experience At the Writer’s Digest Conference

It’s 4:30 on Saturday afternoon and it’s just hit me that exactly one week ago at this precise time I was doing one of the most stressful things I’ve ever done by choice. I was attending something called a “Pitch … Continue reading

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Turkey Meatballs with Apple Butter Gravy (aka Sweet-ish Meatballs)

I’m a fan of food on a stick, so I generally like anything that can be served on a toothpick. That’s how my quest for a great cocktail meatball started. Years ago I played around with several recipes and couldn’t … Continue reading

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What’s for dinner Wednesday! Tell me!

Okay, I made the executive decision to cancel “what’s for dinner Wednesday” last week because I hadn’t actually eaten dinner in the previous week thanks to the stomach flu. Happy to say I’m feeling much better and I’ve enjoyed several … Continue reading

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The Bachelor – Season 15 – Brad once more

Snacks served: Buffalo Chicken Wings with blue cheese dressing and celery sticks Sour cream and onion potato chips Chocolate covered raisins Milano cookies Mallomars Okay, after so many seasons of watching this show there are very few things that surprise … Continue reading

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Insanely Good Caramel Sauce Recipe

I’m a big fan of caramel. I like all kinds—chewy, soft, liquid—it’s all good! There is, however, one caramel recipe that is my absolute favorite. Straight out of the fridge it’s ever-so-slightly chewy, at room temperature it’s soft and melty, … Continue reading

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The Bachelor – Season 15 – Still Brad

Snacks served: Snickerdoodles (fun to say, fun to eat) Chips and dip My usual viewing buddies and I are all under the weather this week, so I had to lure the husband into watching with me instead. Cookies and dip … Continue reading

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Cheesy Stuffed Pizza Bread

Since we had an ultimate dessert recipe last week, this week I thought I’d offer up a super savory treat. This Cheesy Stuffed Pizza Bread Recipe is a take-off on my friend Joan’s famous Pepperoni Bread Recipe. I’ll give that … Continue reading

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New Weekly Post – What’s-for-dinner Wednesday!

Confession: I’m somewhat obsessed with food. I love to eat. I love to cook. I love to feed people. I even love talking about food. I feel much better now. Since food is such an important part of my life … Continue reading

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Bachelor Season 15 – Episode 2 – Brad, again

Snacks served: Pretzels with garlic herb cheese (because this show practically requires the serving of something cheesy) Chicken apple sausage with spicy mustard (because phallic offerings are also merited) Sour cream and cheddar potato chips (because they’re yummy) Salt and … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Chocolate Brownie Recipe

If you like extra-chocolaty brownies with just the right mix of chewy edges, ooey-gooey middles, and a thin flaky top layer, then look no further, you’ve found the Ultimate Brownie Recipe. So easy you’ll never go back to a mix. … Continue reading

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