Category Archives: cheese


You’ve heard about my love for Ezra Pound Cake before – remember that pumpkin soup? Everything I’ve tried from Rebecca’s website has been delish, and these palmiers are no exception. Oh, it’s pronounced “palm-yay” so now you can go ahead … Continue reading

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Red Velvet Cheesecake: Guest Post

I’m always interested when someone wants to write a post for my blog. A lot of times, it falls through, so I end up posting their recipe with my pictures and giving them a little shoutout. Leave it to my … Continue reading

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Golden Baked Onions

The recipe for Golden Baked Onions was given to me years ago by my friend Liz. Her Great Aunt Babe makes them for holidays and family get-togethers. Liz told me about them once and they sounded so good that I … Continue reading

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Olive Broils

I’m always on the lookout for appetizer recipes that are quick and easy crowd pleasers. Ann has been making these simple Olive Broils for years and they are always a hit. She has gotten creative and substitutes various ingredients – … Continue reading

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Apple-Walnut Crostata with Gorgonzola

I try a lot of recipes. I get them from all different sources – reading magazines, watching food shows, surfing my favorite blogs, googling random ingredient pairings. Obviously, not all of them are winners. But when I choose a recipe … Continue reading

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Gorgonzola-Spinach Turkey Burgers with Sweet Potato Fries

In my meal planning post, I promised to share the recipe for my gorgonzola-spinach turkey burgers. Colorful, healthy, and filling, these burgers have it all. Andrew likes to eat them on whole wheat toast, but I’m just as happy to … Continue reading

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Mediterranean Stuffed Zucchini

I saw this recipe in Real Simple magazine and immediately wanted to try it. I’m not a huge fan of stuffed peppers, but the contents of this “stuffing” were right up my alley, so I figured I’d give it a … Continue reading

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Homemade Pizza

Well, it’s been quite a hiatus.  Chaos has reined in my household for the past month, and hopefully things are starting to calm down.  I’d love to say I’ll get back to consistent, frequent blogging right away, but I’m not … Continue reading

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Macaroni & Cheese, Take Two

A couple of weeks ago, I mentioned that I was putting together some freezer meals, including Meatballs Stroganoff.  One of the other meals I made was Macaroni & Cheese.  At the last minute, I opted to try a new Mac … Continue reading

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Caramelized Onion & Gorgonzola Risotto

The original plan was gorgonzola polenta.  That plan went out the window when we got home from grocery shopping and I realized I was out of polenta…oops!  I had bought some fantastic cheese and was craving more, so I decided … Continue reading

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