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Peanut Butter Truffles

These little treats didn’t last long at the Merry Martini party. They combine my two favorite foods — peanut butter and chocolate — a heavenly combination. They’re pretty rich and I was thinking I made them a little too big, … Continue reading

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Spicy Sweet Potatoes

Sweet potatoes aren’t just for Thanksgiving and Christmas. Not only are they delicious and readily available, often already cubed, but they offer many health benefits, including: 1. They are high in vitamin B6, which helps prevent heart attacks. 2. They … Continue reading

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Tabouleh with Grilled Vegetables

I’ve been cooking weekly for a pescatarian couple, meaning they’re mainly vegetarians but they do eat fish. I’ve been discovering a lot of great vegetarian dishes that I’ve been able to share with my family. This one is easy and … Continue reading

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Isabella’s Favorite Mac and Cheese

We are a Disney family. Growing up behind the Orange Curtain, I was always at D-land. Even when I got married and then we moved to Nor Cal and had a family, we had annual passes and would go down … Continue reading

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Lemon Chicken Breasts

Even with our recent freezing temperatures, our lemon tree is still producing like crazy. So I am continuing on my ever expanding lemon recipe quest. This one is from the Barefoot Contessa. It turns out a gorgeous golden brown and … Continue reading

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Lemon Pudding Cake

My meyer lemon tree in the backyard is brimming with fresh citrus so I thought I’d make some yummy lemon recipes. The first recipe I tried is this lemon pudding cake, making it for some friends we were having over … Continue reading

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Serendipity’s Frozen Hot Chocolate

When I went to New York City for the first time in 2010, and solicited suggestions of places to visit and things to do, I was told in no uncertain terms that I MUST visit Serendipity in NYC for frozen … Continue reading

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