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Blogging: What I Learned the First Year

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I don’t want this to come off all contrived and pretentious  like I know more than everyone else about blogging.  I don’t.  Not even close.  I haven’t even begun to tackle Word Press and I kind of know what SEO is, but I have no idea how to optimize it.   This is just me talking […]

New England Clam Chowder

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Creamy, chunky New England Clam Chowder is the perfect way to warm up on a cold day! It’s time for another installment of The Secret Recipe Club! This month my blog assignment was Morsels of Life, and oh my gosh there were so many recipes I wanted to make.  There were foods I’ve been wanting to […]

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. […]

New York Style Coffee Cake

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Welcome to another addition of The Secret Recipe Club.     I had so much fun with my first post that I couldn’t wait for my next assignment!  This month I had the pleasure of cooking from Yummilicious Bakes.  Avanika’s blog is filled with lots of awesome baked goods, and if they’re yummilicious to blog […]

It’s Bacon Month 2014!

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Happy August every one.  I am so very please and excited to announce the start of the 2nd annual Bacon Month here on WLOW! Last year we had such a great time I couldn’t help but host another Bacon Month this year.  I mean really how do you look at this and just not get […]

Get Your Chef On – Beer: Sign Up

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Today is THE day!   The Get  Your Chef On ~ BEER sign up is open.  YaaaaaaaY!  I knew I wanted to do beer as this month’s secret ingredient the moment I realized I would be picking for March.  Jen and I alternate months, little did you know. And today also marks the first anniversary […]

Raspberry Bars

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Happy New Year WLOW fans!  I’m happy to be back with some new desserts for you in 2014!  Hope you all had a great holiday and saved some room for a bit of sweetness!  First up for this year are these yummy Raspberry Bars. I first had these at a friend’s house and I’m so […]

The Most Powerful Thing…

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  The most powerful tool you have to transform your health or keep your health is your fork! Use it well and you will thrive. Choose poorly and you will suffer.  This principle starts at a very young age but it can also turn things around mid-stream if you’ve been using your fork in a […]

Wednesday Whatsits (41)

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Hi Everyone. Welcome to Wednesday Whatsits! It’s a new year with a new look for WLOW!   This month I’ll be sharing yummy fried pastries every Sunday – they go great with a lose weight resolution. And I’ll be sharing a blogging series as well. We can talk about:   Online BlogCon 2012 Recap Making […]

Artichoke Tomato Bisque

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I had so much fun participating in Tidy Mom’s Love the Pie event with my Banoffee Pie this past year.  I knew SoupaPalooza would be just as fun! I’ll take any excuse I can to try a new recipe.  Mike’s not a big soup eater so I can make whatever I want.  Score!  I saw this recipe […]

Chocolate Jack Daniel’s Cupcakes

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{photo source}   I’ve been wanting to share that picture forever!  Today is totally the right day.   Today I give you – Chocolate Jack Daniel’s Cupcakes!   You heard me.  After Mike saw this PIN from my cupcake board I was obligated to make these cupcakes.  Being the amazingly wonderful friend that I am, […]

Sand Art Brownie Mix

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Oh my gosh you guys.  The giveaways I have going on today – just WOW!  The big one is a KitchenAid Pro Stand Mixer.  I got one two years ago for Christmas, her name is Louise, and she’s just the best thing ever.  That giveaway is at the bottom of this post.  But as an […]

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 […]

Operation 2013

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Happy New Year everyone!   I love a brand new start.  It can be a new year, a new house, a new job – new gives me a breath of fresh air.  So let’s have a new set of goals to complete this year.   Resolutions always seem to fall by the wayside.  Thinking of […]

Kielbasa & Apple Rigatoni

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I love Kielbasa for breakfast, but we rarely eat it for dinner.  But all that is about to change with my Kielbasa & Apple Rigatoni.  Cheesy, creamy, with bright pops of apple to balance the rich sausage.  It’s happiness in a bowl. Now stay with me on this one.  Here’s the logic.  Pork + apples […]

WLOW 1st Birthday

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I can’t believe it’s been a year.  One year since I put up my very first post and decided to start a blog.  Ready to hear how all this started?   I sent a link to craftgawker to my friend Laura via Facebook.  She’s super crafty, she can sew, and she’s a great photographer.  I […]