Monthly Archives: April 2011

Happy Belated Easter Part II

I have two more recipes to share from my Easter meal and it’s our dessert. Growing up, my mom made this dessert for special occasions, I’d estimate about once a year. We always referred to them as “meringues.” Just recently … Continue reading

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Happy Belated Easter Part I

I wanted to share our Easter menu earlier in the week but I was so excited to make and share the Orange Dreamsicle cupcakes that I postponed my Easter post. I’ll share it in two parts so that this post doesn’t … Continue reading

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Orange Dreamsicle Cupcakes

Ever since my last cupcake endeavor, I have had this idea for a cupcake in my head: Orange Dreamsicle! You know, the ice cream/sherbert/popsicle treats? I thought I had an original idea on my hands until a quick Google search … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Waffles

This week I decided it was time to upgrade to a new and improved waffle iron. I did some research while utilizing my new 14-day trial subscription to Cooks Illustrated and found a highly recommended model and went with it. I … Continue reading

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Panaeng Chicken Curry

About five years ago, my husband and I traveled to Seattle, WA to visit some friends of ours as a belated honeymoon.While there, our friend took us to this hole-in-the-wall Thai restaurant near the University called Thai Tom. This was pretty … Continue reading

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Maple Pecan Scones

At least once over the weekend I bake something for breakfast. Sometimes it’s pancakes, a coffee cake, caramel rolls etc. but often enough, I make scones. About 4 years ago I found this recipe on Allrecipes and haven’t bothered to … Continue reading

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Grilled Pork Kebabs

Last week we had a string of warm days, which melted the last bank of snow on our deck. I could finally use our grill without having to stand on a mound of snow while cooking. I came across this … Continue reading

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