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Happy National Jelly Bean Day

What is your favorite Jelly Belly flavor? Living within driving distance of the Jelly Belly Factory, I’ve been there far too many times on school and girl scout field trips. Were they ever making my favorites like lemon, tangerine or … Continue reading

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Happy National Peeps Day

My friend Adrianne (last name withheld to protect the strange) and her sister both love Peeps, but one likes them “fresh” and the other likes hers stale. I put fresh in quotations because I don’t really thinkĀ a Peep could ever … Continue reading

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Happy National Hostess Twinkie Day

Would it really surprise any of you to discover that I don’t like Twinkies? They were never in my grade school lunchbox. My hubby one year did make deep fried Twinkies for a party we were having, which quickly dissolved … Continue reading

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Happy National Caramel Day

I love a soft, buttery caramel. I usually make home made caramels for my annual Merry Martini Party. It really is an easy treat to make. The biggest pain is cutting and portioning the sticky little treats. I generally sit … Continue reading

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Happy National Peanut Butter & Jelly Day

I was wierd as a kid. This is not a secret. Maybe picky is a better word than wierd to describe my likes and dislikes. I’ll leave it up to those of you who knew me and/or grew up with … Continue reading

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Start National French Toast Day with Something Yummy

In order to start National French Toast Day off with Creme Brulee French Toast, you have to start the night before. Since tomorrow is National French Toast Day, I thought I’d give you this recipe so you can pop it … Continue reading

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Have Some Cake on National Cake Day

Today’s the day that you can make your cake, have your cake, and eat it too — It’s National Cake Day. My favorite cake of all time is a spice cake that I found in Gourmet magazine. It has come … Continue reading

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