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CCC: Carla Hall’s Fried Chicken

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This month’s Crazy Cooking Challenge is Fried Chicken.  Yum!  The thought of fried chicken takes me back to my childhood.  My grandma was from Tennessee and every Sunday she would make supper for the family.  Fried chicken, white cornbread, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, biscuits.     I was all a twitter when Tina announced this […]

Wednesday Whatsits (104)

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Hi Everyone! Welcome to Wednesday Whatsits. ——– Things are getting awesome over here.  I’m getting closer to the new blog reveal, and with it is coming a huge overhaul! I’ve decided to reformat the blog for a little more consistency, and to push myself.  I love a good challenge.  Here’s the schedule: Monday: cocktails & […]

Wedding Planning: The Venue

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Oh wedding planning.  How I love and hate you.  If you’ve never had a wedding (or been closely involved with a wedding) let me impart a tiny word to the wise – this a whole world of craziness you never knew you were getting yourself into.  There are about a million and five questions, and […]

Lisa | Cooking with Curls

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Hi, my name is Lisa and I am a …..   A mom with two awesome kids and two very furry dogs! Daughter of two British parents, so I did not grow up eating traditional “American” meals. Southern California native that currently calls Eastern Iowa home. Reformed junk food junkie trying desperately to repair the […]

Deb | Cooking on the Front Burner

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  Welcome to my world of cooking and thanks for stopping!  A little over a year ago I started blogging – mainly to journal recipes for my daughters as I was contemplating making a cookbook with our family favorites.  I was quite pleased to find out others were interested in what I was “Cooking on […]

20 Something Redux

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I thought I was about time I made good on my promise to share the details on the Mix CD from my Last Twenty Something giveaway.  But first, I’m going to tantalize your taste buds with my birthday food journey.     First up, breakfast with Mom at JP Pancake.  This place is outrageous and […]

Wednesday Whatsits (20)

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Hi Everyone. Welcome to Wednesday Whatsits! This past weekend we had Otto’s birthday party. Earlier today we announced the winners of the Unique Sweets Dessert Challenge and I shared my awesome Foodie Pen Pals box from Rachel. Tomorrow I’m guest posting at Passionately Artistic and Thriftary. Whew! I thought July was CRAZY. Oh wait. It’s still July. […]

Foodie Fun & Cooking Clubs

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Have you ever noticed the Foodie Fun section of my sidebar?     Scroll down, keep scrolling…there.   It’s about time I tell you about the goods people.  I love to cook and bake.  That’s no secret.  But stretching my taste buds and cooking limits is one of my favorite things that blogging has done […]

Get Your Chef On: Potatoes – Sign Up

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Happy Tuesday kids!  Are you ready for another round of the Get Your Chef On Cooking challenge?  Too late if you’re not!  If this is your first time joining the challenge check out the Get Your Chef On page for more information. This month you’re working to take down Ali of Jam Hands.  She rocked […]

Leprechaun Cheesecake Shooters

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Hi, Deb from Cooking on the Front Burner  here today sharing a bite-sized dessert that will be sure to satisfy the leprechaun in your life! I love creating desserts for holidays – it’s a time for me to be creative!  And I’m just really drawn to mini desserts.  Now I’m sure everyone has heard of […]

Stitch Fix #1

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I’ve been holding this in for a week, but I got my first Stitch Fix shipment this month!  I’ve been seeing all these other bloggers posting about the awesome clothes they’ve gotten in their Stitch Fix boxes and I couldn’t wait to get my hands on my own set.   So if you haven’t heard […]

Loaded Potato Beef Casserole

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This post was originally published as part of my main dish recipe contributions to My Favorite Finds ——————————– Okay.  I think I’m ready to get back on the blogging wagon.  I took a good week off around Christmas from the blog.  I didn’t make anything new or post recipes.  It was weird, but it was […]

Wednesday Whatsits (90)

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Hi Everyone! Welcome to Wednesday Whatsits. ———- Holy crap!  We’re back to blogging.  The holidays are over, and I’m engaged!! Just in case you didn’t know.  Haha.  I feel like I haven’t shut up about it.  I swear this is the last big blab about it. There’s been a lot going on around here in […]

Homemade Pizza Dough

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I love pizza.  Like L-O-V-E pizza.  There’s a million and five ways to top ‘em.  They can be sweet or savory, and for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.  And it’s a carboholic’s dream.  I’m a carboholic.  Have I mentioned this?  Pizza is so easy to make at home from scratch too.  All you need is this […]

Bacon & Hibiscus Shortbread Cookies

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It’s been a few days, but I’m back from our trip to Minnesota and ready to get back in the bacon saddle! We had a great time on the trip.  It was crazy and fun and the boys were in love with their cousins and aunts.  They had a HUGE grass backyard to run around […]

GYCO: Blackberry Napoleons

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Hi.  How’s your day going?  It’s a new day.  It’s officially July 16th.  I’ve been 30 for 1 week and we’re cooking with blackberries for the Get Your Chef On cooking challenge!!     I kind of have a little love affair with blackberries…especially this Blackberry Lemonade Cake Mojito I whipped up.  {get ready for new […]

IHCC: Blackberry Lemonade Cake Mojito

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This week’s I Heart Cooking Clubs theme is Salud!  I’m always one for a good cocktail, so of course I couldn’t resist putting together a great summer drink from Rick’s recipe collection. I love berries in the summer, and Rick’s Blackberry Mojito spoke to me…okay it sang to me.  Half the battle with cooking or making […]