Category Archives: entertain


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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Sausage & Potato Empanadas

I am an overachiever. If you know me personally, you’ve seen that this trait of mine has its pros and its cons. When it comes to my kitchen activities, it means that I often opt to try new recipes for … Continue reading

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Lemon Cheesecake Cheese Ball

  Everybody makes mistakes in the kitchen.  Maybe you’ve doubled a recipe but forget to double the sugar, and can’t figure out why your cookies aren’t quite right.  Perhaps you’ve started the blender before you put the top on and … Continue reading

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Chocolate Covered Strawberries

My family all adore chocolate covered strawberries, so we make them several times a year for various functions. Whenever I receive solid chocolate as a gift and can’t eat it, I save it to chop up and dunk strawberries in! … Continue reading

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Apple Crumble

It was my new co-worker’s birthday on Saturday, and I wanted to make something sweet to celebrate his special day. I found a great Apple Crumble recipe that used the ingredients I had on hand by googling “apple crumble with … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Our New Year’s plans were thwarted by the weather, so at the last minute, we decided to create a smorgasboard of nibblies and hang in to avoid the snow. Andrew and I hit the grocery store for a few last-minute … Continue reading

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Halloween Fun

Click the title of this post for a great website with recipes for all sorts of Halloween party foods. There are lots of creepy treats to try! The eyeballs are my favorite.

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