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Put The Lime In The Coconut (And Add Tuna Sashimi)

Put The Lime In The Coconut (And Add Tuna Sashimi)

Spring is here but I’m already thinking about the summer. Summer means short(er) shorts and bikinis one piece bathing suits. And unfortunately, I’m trending about eight pounds over my fighting weight. Especially since I spent last week on Spring Break.
Best Condiment Ever: Pickled Onions

Best Condiment Ever: Pickled Onions

Sometimes, the best addition to a sandwich, a salad or even a taco is the simplest. And I don’t think anything could be more simple than these: pickled onions I first met the pickled onion last year when we hosted a Mexican-themed dinner party. One of those dinner parties inspired by the monthly arrival of...
Balsamic Chicken: Playing With My New Crock Pot

Balsamic Chicken: Playing With My New Crock Pot

As recently as last year, if I were to free-associate the noun “Crock-Pot”, I would come up with words like housewife, suburban, antiquated and missionary position. None of which I wanted to apply to me. But then I found a recipe posted by my now-friend Meri on her blog The Food Yenta. It was for...
Black Cat Cupcakes (Halloween Baking)

Black Cat Cupcakes (Halloween Baking)

My daughter and I were alone on Saturday. For the whole day. And there wasn’t any nagging about homework to be done or about her room being cleaned up. So she suggested that we bake. Now, I’m not a baker. (Well, lately I’ve been baking bread. That’s not the kind of baking I’m talking about.)...
Bread. Bread. BREAD.

Bread. Bread. BREAD.

I have this friend who writes a blog called The Food Yenta. Meredith is mainly a virtual friend, though that doesn’t mean I’m any less crazy about her. I did get to meet her and one of my other favorite bloggers, Sheri of Donuts, Dresses and Dirt, when I was in New York City over...
A Week At The Beach (Emergency Chicken Lettuce Wraps) {DailyBuzz Moms 9x9}

A Week At The Beach (Emergency Chicken Lettuce Wraps) {DailyBuzz Moms 9×9}

(I’m really excited to be a part of DailyBuzz Moms’ July 9×9 feature: Out & About. Check out all 9 featured blog posts on Thursday, July 26th, at DailyBuzz Moms.) The most important thing about a family vacation? After, of course, time spent with loved ones. The food. And one of my fears of vacationing...