Monthly Archives: October 2014

When life gives you lemons, go on with your obsession and make Magic Cake.

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I. Can’t. Stop. The possibilities are endless and the results are so darned cool I have to try them all out.  I mean really, one batter, three cakes in one hour?!  It’s too good to be true and yet here … Continue reading

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Uh-oh It’s Magic (cake)

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I love Roc Ocasek and the The Cars.  Granted, I love all 80s music, but the song “Magic” was playing through my head as I baked as night and when I bit into the final product, the line “It’s magic….when I’m … Continue reading

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Throw another shrimp on the barbie! (and make sure it’s bacon wrapped)

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Now that we’ve poured out the patio, it’s even nicer to be outside!  There’s a bunch of extra room, so it’s not crowded when more than one of us want to be at the grill.  Eventually we’ll put up an … Continue reading

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Major win meatballs

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I’m pretty sure I was meant to be Italian.  I’m pretty sure I’ve said that in a post before. I love everything Italian, especially the food.  Now Italian is not classically the most kind to the hips and butt, but … Continue reading

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Chicken in milk? I know it sounds weird but WOW!

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He’s laughing again.  Whenever I get an idea to cook something, I tell my better half and he says, “You’re so funny!  You never do anything regular.” I love tried and true recipes, but there is something to be said … Continue reading

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Butter Mochi

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One of my employees told me that when she was little, her mom would always make something special called “Batah Mochi.”  It was amazing, delicious, and only made on special occasions. At a party, she found the same amazing dessert … Continue reading

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Blueberry mochi cake

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Trying to catch up on recipes for the blog is like trying to lose those pesky last few pounds that never seem to budge no matter how you change your diet or how much you exercise.  Luckily, I found a … Continue reading

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The decision to detox

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We’re a pretty healthy family.  We like to eat clean, dig our veggies and be outside.  But let’s be honest, we’re human too.  Sometimes life gets hectic and you don’t have time to take care of yourself and you eat … Continue reading

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