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Ice Cream Social & Gummy Bears

To me, this was the perfect day and set up for a back-to-school ice-cream social. Our kids are spoiled having these awesome moms who put together such a fun and delicious event. I wanted to thank them but not with … Continue reading

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Almond Chai Breakfast Clusters

Our kids started school yesterday, and I am still trying to figure some healthy snack alternatives. Since they both like granola, I’ve been looking for an easy no-bake recipe. I found this one in the Paleo Magazine. Try the recipe … Continue reading

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Simple Shrimp Salad

Ingredients 1 lb. wild shrimp, peeled and deveined 1-2 tsps. paprika 1 tsp. garlic powder 1 tsp. cumin 1/2 tsp. kosher salt 1 Tbsp. olive oil 2-3 C. arugula Mango salsa (store bought) 2 flour tortillas (optional) When I’m in … Continue reading

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Halloween Theme Parent Party

This weekend, we kicked off the fall season with a 4th grade parent party. My husband and I co-hosted with good friends, Dyer and Rob. Held at our friend’s lovely home, Dyer curated all the Halloween decor which set the tone for a festive … Continue reading

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S’mores Ice Cream Cake

This is what we had for Audrey’s 9th birthday, Emily Luchetti’s S’mores Ice Cream Cake. Since this was a cake for kids, I skipped the coffee beans and cappuccino ice cream found in the recipe. However, with Jet-Puffed Marshmallow Cream, … Continue reading

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Mark Bittman’s Guide to Winter Fruits and Vegetables

I’m in need of a little winter food inspiration. While my family still loves taco Tuesday (whew), roast chicken Sunday, and the wild-card bolognese,  I don’t feel very creative with flavors. Mr. Bittman’s newsletter came at the perfect time. While … Continue reading

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Wild Mushroom Bread Pudding with Cambozola Cheese

Every year friends ask me about this recipe so I’m reposting it from my old blog, originally published on November 28, 2005. My family enjoys this savory bread pudding every Thanksgiving and hope it becomes one of your holiday favorites … Continue reading

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