Fresh and Sparkling Pear Cocktail

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This is the last post of our vodka party.  You can view the other recipes of this series here… Five Great Finds- Vodka Edition | Skinny Sparkling Honey Bee | Pool Party Punch + making drinks for a crowd | Fruit Infused Lemonade and Vodka I thought this recipe was fitting for Labor day, since this … Continue reading

Skinny Sparkling Honey Bee

Cold lavender and lemon lemonade, selective focus

Happy FRI-DAY!!!!  Friday!  Woo!  It’s labor day weekend, which usually means sun, fun, pool/lake/beach and cocktails.  Did you catch yesterday’s post?  If you didn’t, here’s the gist, we’re doing a vodka extravaganza in honor of labor day weekend AND the fact that the 2nd most used search term to find … Continue reading

Spaghetti Squash Mac and Cheese

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Alright, we’ve become friends, so I can be honest with you, right?  I have never been a spaghetti squash fan.  Gasp!  I know.  But Amy’s there’s 7508967483265 recipes on Pinterest, you MUST like it.  I don’t get it, am I missing something?  It does not taste like spaghetti.  Like is … Continue reading

Chimichurri

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Chimichurri is the new pesto.  I’m just gonna say it.  We’ve all been thinking it, but I’m just gonna put it out there. Wait, we’ve ALL been thinking it right?  No?  Just me?  Am I the only one that thinks about food, like all. the. time?  hmmm, may need to … Continue reading

Blackened Salmon Salad with Creamy Shallot Dressing

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What’s your favorite holiday?  Umm, all of them!?  Duh!  A reason to celebrate (Read: Eat!) and a day off work?  Yes and Yesssss! Really though, if I had to narrow it down to just one (GEEZ!)  I would go with Thanksgiving!  Last Thanksgiving I made this salad and it. was. … Continue reading

Beurre Blanc-ish

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Is this an inappropriate amount of sauce?   The other day I was perusing the internet and I saw this picture.  This picture.  Doesn’t it just look so good? http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/robert-irvine/mahi-mahi-with-orange-beurre-blanc-sauce-recipe/index.html It was dinner time, I was huuuunnngrry!  And then I see this picture.  You know it’s just rude to make … Continue reading