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vanilla walnut oatmeal twice baked bread

vanilla walnut oatmeal twice baked bread

Do you detest wasting things? Like throwing out money, right? Well, if you have some day old or dry hard bread then you might want to keep...

~lemon cottage cheesecake~

lemon cottage cheesecake

French-inspired and simple—if that sounds like an oxymoron, then don’t be alarmed.  French cooking doesn’t have to be...

Fresh cranberry crunch with Coconut Cream Sauce

fresh cranberry crunch & coconut cream sauce

Yes, some foods just dance with happiness during the holidays~~why? Well, because for a short time of the year they’re showcased and...

butter garlic herb pizza

butter garlic herb pizza

Making pizza dough used to scare me. I look back now and wonder why! I mean it’s just so easy to make a wonderful crust without much...

dole rose parade cake giveaway

dole rose parade cake giveaway

What’s groovier than a parade~~and, not just annneeee parade, but the Rose Parade where you’ll see the spectacularly dazzling...

I'm on Amazon!

the eagle has landed

This may be the shortest post I’ve ever written~~my cookbook’s now on Amazon & you can pre-order!! I’m so...

apple buttlermilk mint bleu cheese walnut salad

apple buttlermilk mint bleu cheese walnut salad

This recipe hits on all cylinders! Holidays~~check!  Apple season~check!  Anytime good eats~check check!  Since I’m a bleu lover,...

holiday ideas with boho flair

holiday ideas with boho flair

So you might be wondering how you can change up your holiday decor without a lot of work and expense~~well, there’s nothing more...

Buttermilk mint bleu cheese dressing

buttermilk mint bleu cheese dressing

One of my favorite cheeses is bleu~~and it’s first-cousin gorgonzola~~and, well, I adore white cheddar and Gruyere, and, oh oh, brie...

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heavenly chocolate cookies

This recipe was ‘boho’d’ from the original recipe from ‘My Crowded Kitchen‘ one of my favorite foodies in the...