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Another Fine Meal

  • Salmon Croquettes
    It’s not often you find yourself with leftover poached salmon. It’s pretty light, and when served with veggies and a salad, is likely to be eaten up. This past weekend was the exception. Too much salmon. This is about 1-1/2 cups of salmon. Add 2…
    - , 31 Jul 13, 1:00pm -
  • Cheesecake II (Junior’s Famous Cheesecake)
    When I was a youngster in Brooklyn (NY) there was a restaurant named Junior’s which was known for having the best NY style cheesecake. It’s still there and in fact, there’s a location now right in midtown Manhattan. Some time ago, over 30 years…
    - , 28 Jun 13, 10:03pm -
  • Caramel Popcorn
    This is a recipe for caramel popcorn, very similar to Cracker Jack. By the case, this snack will set you back over $9/lb. But if you have the time and patience, it’s a small fraction of that. 1/2 cup butter (this is 1/4lb stick) 1 cup brown sugar 1…
    - , 6 Jun 13, 11:00am -
  • Southwest Veggie Nachos
    A few weeks back, along with the Stuffed Baked Potatoes, we had Southwest Veggie Nachos, an excellent low fat dish. 6 oz backed tortilla chips 1 can (15oz) black beans, rinsed/drained 1 diced green pepper 1/2 cup corn 1/4 tsp ground cumin 1/4 cup sli…
    - , 19 Mar 13, 11:00am -
  • Valentine’s Day Treats
    Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. Here are some Valentine’s Day Treats I was inspired to make after looking through Real Simple’s Pinterest. What you will need: 1/2 stick margarine 1 10 oz. bag of marshmallows 6 cups rice Krispies cer…
    - , 12 Feb 13, 11:00am -

Diva's Cuisine

  • Menu for week of 4/29 - 5/5
    Have you made anything particularly delicious lately?   Always ready to to try something new.  Here's our menu for the week.  What's cooking at your house?Sausage & pepper stuffed shells; garlic bread, salad w/Italian dressing Sausage & Pep…
    - , 30 Oct 13, 4:37pm -
  • Menu for 5/13 - 5/19
    Creamy Italian Pasta SaladOven bbq chicken; gnocchi w/butter & parm; steamed mixed veggiesBaked lemon pepper fish (whatever looks good and is affordable); couscous; oven roasted zucchini & yellow squashSavory crepes - chicken, wilted baby sp…
    - , 30 Oct 13, 4:35pm -
  • Menu for week of 6/17 - 6/23
    Another simple menu-  I remember getting patty melts when out shopping at the Woolworth's counter.  (Yes, I'm dating myself).  I am not a huge fan of the food courts and miss the days when you could eat at your favorite department store.  Here's…
    - , 30 Oct 13, 4:00pm -
  • Menu for week of 6/3 - 6/9
    Here is our menu for the week, pretty basic fare.  Have you tried any new recipes lately?Homemade honey mustard chicken nuggets or strips; roasted cauliflower; carrot & celery sticksHoney Mustard Chicken StripsSpaghetti carbonara; peasLentil…
    - , 30 Oct 13, 3:42pm -
  • Menu for week of 8/19 - 8/25
     More scorching days predicted, so another (fairly) light menu.  Here's our menu for the week-  what's cooking at your house?Grilled Hot DogAll you can eat soup, salad & breadsticks- homemade cream of chicken & gnocchi soup w/baby kale if I…
    - , 30 Oct 13, 2:20pm -

Living The Gourmet

  • newFresh Ginger Cookies
    I cannot explain the energy Christmas gives me. Last night, it was one in the morning when I decided to bake. Life of a food blogger. I was up late working on the site, but who am I kidding, I love it. Working on #LTG is a labor of love and a family…
    - 11 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 4:54am -
  • Spiced Ginger Eggnog
    Thank you to Powell & Mahoney for sponsoring this post. We received this product for review. All opinions expressed are our own. With Christmas nearly less than a week away, this mixer is a great way to get you into the holiday spirit after all that…
    - 1 day ago, 18 Dec 14, 5:20am -
  • Chocolate Cake w/ Eggnog & Peppermint Drizzle #BundtBakers
    There are few things I truly get excited about… Like Taylor Swift’s new album. I get really excited if I hear her on the radio even though she’s been on a loop for the last several weeks on my playlist. My favorite track at the moment is Style.…
    - 2 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 5:58am -
  • Ginger & Mustard Marinated Pork Chops w/ Swiss Chard & Rice
    Thank you to San-J Tamari for sponsoring this post. I received San-J Tamari products for review. All opinions expressed are my own. These juicy pork chops are infused with ginger, mustard, herbs and San-J Tamari Soy & Teriyaki. Served with rice tosse…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 5:23pm -
  • Apple Chunk Breakfast Cake
    So many apples and what to do….. .? Bake…bake…bake. This is a simple yet satisfying breakfast cake that goes perfectly with coffee or tea to start your day. It really is not too sweet and gets you started without fuss or muss at this busy time…
    - 4 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 3:23pm -

Quinoa Recipes

  • Quinoa Salad with Asparagus and Basil
    A new Quinoa Recipe:  Yesterday my wife and I got back from the gym and were completely starved.  Granted that we try not to eat late we couldn’t resist.  We had just completed a strenuous  workout and our bodies were begging us for some nouris…
    - , 9 Jun 11, 6:28pm -
  • Quinoa Corn Salad
    This is a ver easy quinoa recipe that is quick to make and tastes great.  I’ll probably go ahead and make it tonight!
    - , 3 Jun 11, 7:18pm -
  • Quinoa Salsa Salad

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  • Colorful Quinoa Medley

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  • Quinoa Breakfast Cereal
    This is a great quinoa breakfast cereal recipe that is really simple.  It doesn’t take long to cook and you should feel free to add whatever fruit you like.  The recipe calls for apples and raisins but adding any other fruit should be ok.   I my…
    - , 28 Mar 11, 12:26am -

Bizzy Bakes

  • newCrabby Cheese PuffsPuffs Made Kosher
    I made these, for the first time, last Chanukah and they were gobbled up.  It is sad, I did not think to make them again, until this Chanukah.  Something so delicious should be presented many times, over the year.  The question is whether I will l…
    - 16 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 11:41pm -
  • Bell Pepper Frames
    Easy to makeCute and a Bit DifferentDeliciousBell Pepper FramesIngredients:Spray cooking oil4 slices of  red pepper, no seeds4 eggs1/2 cup Mexican cheesesalt and pepper to tasteMethod:Clean out one or two red bell peppers and cut off both top and bo…
    - 1 day ago, 18 Dec 14, 1:41pm -
  • Easy Ground Beef Stroganoff
    This turned out to be so delicious, I want to put it, on the weekly menu.  It was filled with flavor from such basic spice and a tiny bit of ketchup.  I rarely use ketchup in anything.  Am I missing something.I actually frowned when I saw the ingr…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 4:05am -
  • Cream of Celery and Asparagus Soup - Cooking Inspired
    We were at my daughter-in-law's a few months ago and she had made asparagus soup.  There are two foods, I have not been able to get my husband to taste, since we were first married and they are tuna fish and asparagus.My daughter-in-law, who is more…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 4:05am -
  • Cabbage Muffins
    Over the years, I have made many kind of muffins but not enough of the savory ones.  When I came across this recipe in "The Best of the Family Table", I jumped to make them.  The recipes in this book come from a weekly magazine, called Mispacha whi…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 4:05am -

My Sweet and Savory

  • Temporarily Offline
    Due to the death of my daughter, I will be offline, for a while.  When stronger, I do plan to return.Thanks to all my fellow bloggers.Chaya                                                                        …
    - , 1 Apr 14, 10:38pm -
  • Creamy Spinach Soup - Mark Bittman
    I have been a fan of Mark Bittman for years and I never tire of reading his column in the New York Times.  Even my husband, who is a foodie, only because he eats, follows that column.  I used to belong to a group that cooked Bittman recipes, weekly…
    - , 24 Oct 13, 8:58pm -
  • Baked Cheesy Cauliflower
    I have always liked cauliflower and I love cheese with any vegetable.  This is a solid combination.  Beautiful cauliflower opens itself to challenge and I gladly took the challenge. I don't like making cauliflower highly spiced but I do like to ad…
    - , 23 Oct 13, 4:30pm -
  • Creamy Scrambled Eggs with Smoked Salmon IHCC
    I often make an eggs with salmon omelet and that still is my favorite.  I was sure, I would love these because they have the smoked salmon and although a good dish, it is nothing like, cooking the salmon so it gets crispy,  The creaminess of the eg…
    - , 21 Oct 13, 2:06pm -
  • My Meatless Mondays - Creamy Tomato Pasta GF
    I have been waiting for Jamie Geller's new book, Joy of Kosher-Fast, Fresh and Family Recipes, and it arrived the other day.  I found a plethora of recipes to make and started with this creamy pasta.  I did not have all the ingredients and it did n…
    - , 20 Oct 13, 6:00pm -

Veggie Converter 365

  • 11 Scents of the Season: Essential Oils for the Holidays
    I’m a big fan of essential oils for health reasons, but sometimes I add a few scents to the diffuser just to have everything smell lovely. Especially after the kids have made it smell funky. Here are my 11 favorite scents and combinations of essen…
    - 27 days ago, 22 Nov 14, 9:35pm -
  • Delicious Thanksgiving Feast Recipes
    Check out 12 Delicious Thanksgiving Feast Recipes by Kristi Arnold at Thanksgiving is less than a week away, so it’s time to break out those pie recipes. You know, for testing purposes. Here are my all-time favorite Thanksgiving feast re…
    - 28 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 1:00pm -
  • 15 Easy, Meatless Meals for Your Weeknight Table
    I love my Foodie collections. They’re so much fun to make and this month’s opportunity for meatless meals was just an amazing one for me to participate in. Since I have so many meatless favorites, it was hard for me to stick anywhere near just 1…
    - 87 days ago, 23 Sep 14, 11:50am -
  • Quinoa Crumble Marinara Pasta
    I’ve been a longtime fan of MorningStar Farms products. One of my favorites? The veggie buffalo wings. Drool. I could practically live on those. So when I was asked to craft a 15-minute recipe with one of their new products, a Roasted Garlic and Q…
    - , 15 Aug 14, 1:13pm -
  • Essential Oils Achy Foot Rub
    A year or so ago I joked that I was falling apart one piece at a time. So, when I developed achy arches on my feet, I was bummed but not terribly surprised. I started using PanAway essential oil on my arches whenever the pain gets bad. I also became…
    - , 14 Aug 14, 5:20pm -


  • A Non-Review of the Willows Inn, Lummi Isl., WA: Locavore or Loco-what?
    While I do not do restaurant reviews or “serious” essays on IslandEAT, I have been thinking about a recent fine-dining “locavore” experience at the Willows Inn, Lummi Island, Washington.  It was one of New York Times’ 10 Restaurants Worth…
    - , 16 Apr 11, 12:41am -
  • Guest Post by Moby on I Can Haz Food Blog?
    I have been posting on IslandEAT for nearly one-and-a-half years ago – without any requests to do a guest post yet.  However, George and Jinja did an April Fools cat-food blog, but they already have their first guest cat food-blogger, Moby … Co…
    - , 13 Apr 11, 7:22pm -
  • Avocado Sandwiches: Possibilities & Permutations
    Are you looking for an avocado sandwich recipe? I was not really until I came across a recipe in Australia’s glorious gastro-porn, delicious. In fact, I have hesitated to post about sandwiches, as they seem, um, well, so easy and … Continue readi…
    - , 8 Apr 11, 7:47pm -
  • George and Jinja announce their new food blog
    George and Jinja, who have more time to post than I these days, would like to announce their new cat-food blog, I Can Haz Food Blog? Check it out. IslandEAT will return next week with human recipes.  
    - , 1 Apr 11, 8:30pm -
  • Chill-Out Brownies: High Temperature Baking + Ice-water Bath = Creamy Interior + Chewy Crust
    Are you looking for yet another brownie recipe? I was not, until I had come across one with a very unusual technique from the great Alice Medrich. I though my brownie recipe collection to be complete, what with the extravaganza that … Continue rea…
    - , 18 Mar 11, 12:03am -

Authentic Greek Recipes

  • Greek Christmas Sweets
    Time to start thinking about getting those Greek Christmas sweets ready! Every year you'll find Melomakarona and Kourambiedes set out on the tables in every house. Along with this is the special Christmas Bread - Christopsomo (Christ's Bread). Which…
    - 5 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 8:56am -
  • Top 15 Absolute Favourite Greek Recipes
    We've put together here a list of the most popular Greek recipes on our blog over the last few years. We were originally going to make it the Top 10, but some of them were so close that we decided to extend it to the Top 15! To go to the recipes just…
    - 12 days ago, 7 Dec 14, 4:05pm -
  • 10 Most Popular Greek Recipes On Pinterest For November
    These are the 10 most popular Greek recipes from our boards in Pinterest this last month. Yet again, Bean Soup (Fasolada) comes out on top! To go to the recipes, just click on the links. Follow us on Pinterestsymposio Bean Soup (Fasolada) Eggplant…
    - 16 days ago, 3 Dec 14, 11:06am -
  • Greek Quince Spoon Sweet (Gliko Koutaliou Kidoni)
    This is a recipe for another Greek spoon sweet, this time made with Quince - an often underrated fruit, but which has a wonderful taste!To see the recipes for other spoon sweets go here - Apple, Grape, Orange. Ingredients1kg quince1kg sugarJuice fro…
    - 25 days ago, 24 Nov 14, 9:58am -
  • Greek Grape Spoon Sweet (Gliko Koutaliou Stafili)
    It's a tradition in Greece to serve visitors with what is called a spoon sweet to accompany their coffee of tea. There are a variety of fruits that are used for this - this is an easy recipe for a grape sweet with almonds.We have previously posted r…
    - 26 days ago, 23 Nov 14, 3:34pm -

Ekusinero Food Blog

    CASH CASH PINOY! Im really frustrated on this buying site… Guys, Please stay away from CASH CASH PINOY! Besides having a very very poor customer service (note that this site does not provide telephone number), the most disappointing issue is about…
    - , 25 Aug 13, 4:57am -
  • JELL-O Easy Pie Recipe
      Ingredients: 1-1/2 cups  boiling water, divided 1 pkg.   (3 oz.) JELL-O Berry Blue Flavor Gelatin 1 cup  ice cubes, divided 1 HONEY MAID Graham Pie Crust (6 oz.) 1 pkg.  (3 oz.) JELL-O Strawberry Flavor Gelatin, or any red flavor 1 cup  thawe…
    - , 21 Aug 13, 6:00am -
  • Caesar Salad Recipe
    Ingredients: 1 head romaine lettuce 2 cloves garlic 2 anchovy fillets (optional) 2 fresh egg yolks 1/2 cup olive oil 2 tbsp fresh lemon juice 2 oz. parmesan cheese, grated salt and pepper to taste 3 slices sandwich bread 3 tbsp butter Procedures: Tri…
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  • How to Fix the 7 Most Common Turkey Emergencies
    You may never need these tips. But just in case, here’s our best advice for what to do when… 1. The turkey is done too early. Cover the turkey loosely with foil, and set it in a warm spot. Rejoice: You’ll have time to make the gravy without the…
    - , 27 Nov 09, 1:44am -
  • Steamed MayaMaya (Pinasingawan MayaMaya) Recipe
    This recipe is good for family occasion and is very easy to prepare. Ingredients: 1 kilo mayamaya 1 cucumber, chopped 1 red bell pepper, chopped 1 carrot, sliced lengthwise 1/2 tsp ground pepper 1 cup mayonnaise 1 tsp salt 1 tsp white sugar Procedure…
    - , 7 Oct 09, 7:27am -

Food Overdosed!

  • Instant Carbonara
    Don't you just love pastas? I was craving for Carbonara the other week. While doing some grocery shopping, I came across this instant San Remo pasta Carbonara. I didn't think twice to get it. So as soon as I got home, I cooked it. All it takes is a c…
    - , 6 Jun 10, 2:22am -
  • Mucho Nacho
    This is what I came up while looking for some snacks in our fridge. I found some ground beef and tomato sauce. I'm thinking of cooking a red sauce spaghetti however we don't have pasta. So I kept on looking and found a half cut cabbage and some chees…
    - , 6 Jun 10, 2:21am -
  • Pastel Colors
    Don't you just love the colors of these M n' M chocolate candies? Yeah I know, these are not the typical colors we see everyday. Actually, these are Easter Bunny Edition candies of M n'Ms... Different color but still the same chocolate-y taste... Oop…
    - , 30 May 10, 7:59am -
  • Lechon Kawali
    Lechon KawaliI am craving for this food since last week. And guess what? I gave in! After loggin out of work yesterday, I went to Robinson's Supermarket's meat section directly. I asked the butcher to get me a nice country style meat and have it cut…
    - , 27 May 10, 10:39pm -
  • Fried Lumpiang Ubod
    Since I can't eat yet what I like, my mom prepared Fried Lumpiang Ubod for lunch... it's one of my favorite food also.This dish is just so easy to prepare. It is a Pinoy vegetable roll that is serve with a vinegar and garlic dip. There are no ingred…
    - , 20 May 10, 8:31am -

In My Kitchen

  • Cassava Cake
    I was given quite a few cassavas for free the other day. The lady who often comes to the house and sell me veggies offered it to me for free. Of course I love freebies but I don't want to take advantage of her generosity because I know she needs to m…
    - , 16 Jul 14, 12:04pm -
  • Frogs With Coconut Milk (Ginataang Palaka)
    It's been ages since the last time I ate frogs. What I'm saying is the edible and native frogs that my late grandma used to cook for us. I remember when we were kids, during rainy season, some vendors use to come to our house and sell live frogs to m…
    - , 23 Jun 14, 1:57pm -
  • Gift Ideas For Father's Day
    Father's Day is fast approaching and we are back in a dilemma what gifts we gonna buy for the fathers in our church. Last year we gave each of the fathers a hanky and they really love it. It’s usually a chore to buy gifts for adults in our churc…
    - , 29 May 14, 10:08am -
  • Squash With String Beans, Bitter Gourd and Ground Beef
    It's still squash season and my relatives with squash plantation gave me quite a few. I save a few pesos and I was so eager to cook my favorite squash with string beans, bitter gourd and ground beef. My hubby has learned how to eat veggies cooked the…
    - , 29 May 14, 10:05am -
  • Baking Time
    One of my favorite cakes is German Chocolate Cake topped with coconut pecan frosting. My hubby love this cake too. I'm not good in making this from scratch so the easiest way for me is to buy the ready mixed cake from the box. Hubby and I bought this…
    - , 26 Feb 14, 1:35pm -

Italian Recipes Blog

  • How to make the Italian Brusch…
    How to make the Italian Bruschetta The Recipe of the original one #OPP Republished by Blog Post Promoterfor more visit my website at
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  • Italian strawberry risotto recipe Italian risotto recipe
    Italian Strawberry risotto recipe   This recipe makes a delicious risotto with strawberries. I have seen on the web that there are a lot of different strawberry risotto recipes. The secret for me is to keep it very simple and not to use any cheese o…
    - , 9 Jul 13, 3:22pm -
  • Italian appetizer roasted bell pepper with eggs in green sauce
    Roasted red bell pepper in green sauce.   I like antipasto and at some restaurants in Italy when you order the antipasto you will be often surprised with a serving of different dishes that can equal a whole meal. Between them bell peppers, that can…
    - , 7 Jul 13, 3:12pm -
  • Kungfu – A Marathon Not A Spri…
    Kungfu – A Marathon Not A Sprint #RTW Republished by Blog Post Promoterfor more visit my website at
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  • Today in Italy is Mimosa day! …
    Today in Italy is Mimosa day! #OPP Republished by Blog Post Promoterfor more visit my website at
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Jenn Cooks

  • Cherry Delight
    On most blogs now, you’re probably finding a lot of pumpkin or pumpkin spice related recipes. That’s apparently the “fall thing” to do. I’m not hugely crazy about pumpkin though, and I am in denial about the coming of cold weather, so inste…
    - 47 days ago, 3 Nov 14, 2:52am -
  • Philly Cheese Steak Casserole
    I feel like it is often hard to take an appetizing picture of a casserole, but hopefully I’ve managed to do this one a bit of justice! This recipe hit my to-make list fairly quickly after I found it, which isn’t always the case. To be honest, it…
    - , 15 May 14, 11:02pm -
  • BLT Ranch Pasta Salad
    There are many versions of BLT Pasta Salad floating around out there. I’ve been intrigued by the idea for awhile, but all of the recipes I found were basically just using ranch as the sauce and that didn’t seem like it was going to be exactly wha…
    - , 9 May 14, 1:25am -
  • Key Lime Pie Bars
    My love for sour citrus is not limited to all things lemon. I’ve got plenty of love for lime as well! As soon as I saw the recipe for these Key Lime Pie bars, I knew I had to make them. Plus this is the first bar I’ve seen with a crust made out o…
    - , 30 Apr 14, 11:51pm -
  • Oven Baked Chicken Fajitas
    These chicken fajitas are ridiculously easy to prepare and bake in the oven. Seriously, I made these fajitas, ate them, and cleaned up the mess in my kitchen before work this afternoon, and I am NOT motivated before work! I’ve watched the recipe fl…
    - , 16 Apr 14, 7:41pm -

Steak N Potatoes Kinda Gurl

  • Brown Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies
    Happy holidays! Tis the Christmas season and I'm loving it as always. Aside from being busy and a lot going on in the past month - I left my job of 7 years and started my new full time counseling career on Monday!, passed my NCE counseling exam on F…
    - 4 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 5:00am -
  • Apple-Sage Stuffing Cups
    Happy Thanksgiving eve!!Making Thanksgiving dinner can be quite intimidating! I made my first Thanksgiving turkey a couple of years ago and used Pioneer Woman's brine. The skin got a little burnt but it was so juicy and flavorful, unlike any turkey I…
    - 23 days ago, 26 Nov 14, 9:33pm -
  • Pumpkin Donut Mini Muffins
    It's fall, yall! But quickly approaching winter so that means time to get in all the pumpkin we can!   Fall, to me, means caramel apples and Thanksgiving turkey and sweet potatoes. But most of all, fall to me is all about pumpkin!I gotta say, I lov…
    - 30 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 9:28pm -
  • Jalapeno Popper Deviled Eggs
    It's time for November's Secret Recipe Club.  :) This month I was assigned to Debbi's blog, Debbi Does Dinner Healthy. Debbi has so many good recipes, it was hard to narrow it down to one! In the spirit of fall and pumpkin, I was so tempted to make…
    - 32 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 5:00am -
  • Restaurant Review: Senate in OTR
    Oh, OTR. You've come a long way.It's the cool, happenin place to be. I know, I'm like 4 years late lol. Lined with tons of cool restaurants and bars, all within walking distance, right by Washington Park... who cares that you sometimes have to wait 2…
    - 39 days ago, 10 Nov 14, 5:48am -

The Chocoholic

  • Curves and Beauty
    Everyone always asks how to get some confidence when you have curves.I have to tell you that it is something you have to earn for yourself. There have been many famous curvy women.Think about Mae West or even Marilyn Monroe. Curvy and confident. The…
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  • How to travel with a dog
    I was watching a TV show about travelling with dogs and I started to think...what is so hard about doing that? Then I did a Google Search and I found out that travelling in a car with a dog is easier than you think it may be. It just takes a bit of p…
    - , 22 Jun 14, 4:25pm -
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  • Friday Friend and Follow 4/5
    How it Works• On the linky below, enter your name and what you are linking to. For example, Posh-GFC, Mel-Twitter• NEW! Add your Instagram too! Follows and/or likes• If you have more than one page to link to, go ahead and post them all separat…
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  • Friday Friends
    How it Works• On the linky below, enter your name and what you are linking to. For example, Posh-GFC, Mel-Twitter• NEW! Add your Instagram too! Follows and/or likes• If you have more than one page to link to, go ahead and post them all separat…
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Martha's Kitchen Corner

  • Sorry!!!!
    I want to say how sorry I am that I haven't posted to this site in so long. Today is the 1st time I've been able to get into the site since April. Thanks for your patience and I will be posting.Martha A. Cheves, Author ofStir, Laugh, RepeatThink Wi…
    - , 25 Jul 11, 12:12am -
  • 10 Ways to Improve Your Memory
    I found these tips on EveryDayHealth and wanted to share1. Focus on what you're trying to remember. Take time to think about what you need to remember, whether it's a list of names, chores, or items to buy. Spending a few moments actively processi…
    - , 12 Apr 11, 11:10pm -
  • Slow Metabolisms
    I found this quite interesting and wanted to share.LOSING IT! With Jillian Michaels Tuesday, February 08, 2011Too many lazy years: You've spent a lot of time on the couch. Don't blame your lagging metabolism just because you never exercised. Too…
    - , 4 Apr 11, 4:08pm -
  • Fat Burning Foods & Drinks
    I ran across an article that listed the top 15 fat burning foods/drinks and decided to share them with everyone.Grapefruit: Half a grapefruit prior to dinner can help fill you enough that you can resist second helpings. Also, the soluble fi…
    - , 23 Mar 11, 10:16pm -
  • Foods and Health Tips
    A friend sent a list of foods that are supposed to help different alignments. Some of you may already know these, some of you may have already tried them. I personally had never heard of most of them and haven’t tried any. So here we go. 1.…
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Mel's Delectable Delicacy

  • Ube Reminds Me of Home (Purple Yam)
    I made ube or purple yam fondant cupcakes the other day. I have sweet memories of ube since it is always available mixed in desserts in my country. I think what makes it popular is its attractive color most of all it's sweet simple taste. I though…
    - , 19 Aug 12, 9:00pm -
  • Belated Happy Birthday
    In between moving from South Carolina to Maryland, in between packing and unpacking I finally found a time prefect for baking a birthday cake for my darling sweet daughter Heaven. This was my first attempt to make a doll cake out of fondant but I…
    - , 19 Aug 12, 7:22pm -
  • Hey I'm Back
    After many months of not blogging I'm finally back to my blogging mood. I realize it's not easy to sit down, think and concentrate when you have too many things going on in your mind. I did not stop from making food. Every single day is a chance to w…
    - , 10 Jul 12, 2:53am -
  • Working Here
    Thanks for the guest post by Donn SchroederI love working here but because it’s such a small firm we don’t have tons of extra money to upgrade our systems or generally buy anything that’s going to help us do our jobs easier. I think it’s impo…
    - , 28 Mar 12, 2:30am -
  • My Cakes: My Canvass
    I love decorating cakes. I'm new at this but I am loving it. I decided to create a video of the cakes I made. It's so funny that my kids knew how to create a video before I did. Yes I am keeping up with technology which sounds funny. I have made butt…
    - , 28 Mar 12, 2:15am -

Stir Laugh Repeat

  • Feed Your Immune System
    Found this on one of the sites I watch and decided it was worth sharing.
    - 3 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 6:50pm -
  • Monkey Muffins
    I found this recipe on line and had to try.  It simply doesn't get any easier than this, especially for something that looks like you've spent all morning making.1 roll cinnamon rolls with icing(yep, that's all you need)Preheat oven to 400 degrees.…
    - 5 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 8:49pm -
  • Cake Mix Cookies
    On my site Martha's Recipe Cabinet I gave a recipe for Butterfinger Cookies made with a cake mix.  Today I used the same recipe but instead of the Butterfinger candy bar I used crushed Malted Milk Balls (5 oz. box) and 1/2 cup of coconut.  Boy are…
    - 16 days ago, 3 Dec 14, 9:55pm -
  • Tiramisu Balls
    2 pkgs. (8 oz. each) cream cheese, softened60 vanilla wafers, finely crushed (about 2 cups)4 tubes Nescafe instant coffee1/2 cup powdered sugar, optional8 oz. white chocolateMix cream cheese, crushed wafers, coffee and powdered sugar until well blend…
    - 17 days ago, 2 Dec 14, 9:41pm -
  • Foods That Make You Feel Better One Hour Later
    I found this on Today's Health and decided that with the holidays upon us it was information we all needed to know.Here are a few super foods that you can enjoy while eating and — bonus! —make you feel great afterwards.1. Eggs (I Love Eggs)Sugge…
    - 19 days ago, 30 Nov 14, 4:07pm -

The Peach Kitchen

  • newUncle Tetsu Cheesecake at SM MOA
    It’s not everyday when I see The Peach Kitchen header on top of a delicious Japanese cheesecake. That’s why I was both surprised and delighted when I received this Uncle Tetsu Cheesecake with The Peach Kitchen header on top of it. Unlike its Amer…
    - 6 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 9:31am -
  • ₱9 Ebi Tempura and Other Promos for Sumo Sam’s 9th Anniversary!
    Happy 9th Anniversary Sumo Sam! Yes, you read it right. Sumo Sam will be celebrating their 9th Anniversary on December 23, 2014. To thank everyone for their continued support Sumo Sam is offering a s few promos staring with ₱9 Ebi Tempura… Read o…
    - 2 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 11:23pm -
  • Lady’s Choice Advanced Noche Buena Video and Lady’s Choice Macaroni Salad
    Christmas is all about family. It’s about togetherness. It’s putting up Christmas decorations together with all the members of your family, helping each other prepare food for Noche Buena, hearing the Mass, and then sharing all the delicious food…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 9:29am -
  • Fun Macaroni and Cheese Hacks for Foodies
    Macaroni and cheese is one of the ultimate comfort foods. One bite of that cheesy and buttery goodness will almost instantly put you in a better mood. Though many people grew up eating boxed macaroni and cheese, many foodies now turn up their noses a…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 8:42am -
  • Tuscano Italian Kitchen Unli-Pizza Giveaway!
    Happy Sunday morning friends! I’m gonna make this short and sweet. I’m sure all of you are in a holiday rush these days, checking your Christmas list, shopping for gifts, and completing the ingredients for you Noche Buena menu. Let me just share…
    - 6 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 12:21am -

Yummy as can Be

  • Dinengdeng
    This dish is very similar to Pinakbet, Dinengdeng originated from the Ilocos region; provinces in the northern part of the Philippines. It is composed of different vegetables and grilled fish or Bagnet (Lechon Kawali) is added. Instead of the shrimp…
    - 4 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 7:19am -
  • Ordering Food Online
    Have you ever tried ordering food online? Well, if you have not already, I encourage you to try the next time you decide to order food because it is a lot easier than ordering through telephone. It also saves you a lot of time because you do not have…
    - 6 days ago, 13 Dec 14, 11:50am -
  • Homestyle Indian Curry
    My siblings and I grew up loving the Japanese Curry and it was only when we were grown ups that we were introduced to the authentic Indian Curry. Here is one of my favorite recipes of the full-of-flavor Indian dish.   PrintHomestyle Indian Curry Ing…
    - 8 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 6:50am -
  • Foodies Turning to Subscription Boxes to Find New Ideas
    When the first subscription box launched, many people thought the concept would fail. They assumed that shoppers would rather visit stores, try out products for themselves and purchase things in person. Subscription boxes let customers pay one set fe…
    - 8 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 5:31am -
  • Ice Cream Dreams: Success Stories of the Frozen Confection Industry
    Ice cream is a treat enjoyed by so many of us and for some entrepreneurs, it is a dessert that has paved the way to a very successful business. Whilst ice cream and other frozen treats will always help to conjure up images of long hot summers, the de…
    - 10 days ago, 9 Dec 14, 11:59am -

Baked by Rachel

  • Three Cheese Hawaiian Pizza with 5 Minute Dough
    Three cheese homemade Hawaiian pizza featuring an easy 5 minute dough that’s both perfectly crisp and chewy! I’m a huge fan of pizza. In fact, we have a weekly pizza night. It’s something that not only I look forward to, but the kids and of cou…
    - 1 day ago, 18 Dec 14, 11:00am -
  • Cinnamon Roll Muffins with Vanilla Glaze
    Tender homemade cinnamon rolls made in a muffin tin! A fun addition to breakfast or brunch. A few random thoughts for the day… Why do people never realize when they’re wearing too much perfume? On a recent grocery trip, a woman came down the same…
    - 2 days ago, 17 Dec 14, 11:00am -
  • Peppermint Hot Chocolate with Peppermint Whipped Cream
    Ditch the package mix and make your own hot chocolate at home with this easy recipe for creamy peppermint hot chocolate and sweetened peppermint whipped cream! A perfect drink for Winter! We’ve been soaking up the Christmas movies and holidays spec…
    - 4 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 11:00am -
  • Red Velvet Layer Cake with Peppermint Cream Cheese Frosting
    A moist three layer red velvet cake covered in smooth peppermint cream cheese frosting and crushed candy canes. A perfect holiday cake! Christmas is officially less than two weeks away! Are you ready or are you totally freaking out now that I pointed…
    - 7 days ago, 12 Dec 14, 11:00am -
  • Mini Gingerbread Cheesecakes
    The perfect two bite creamy holiday dessert. Mini gingerbread cheesecakes topped off with homemade sweetened whipped cream. I’m full swing into my holiday baking. When I was creating my holiday recipe list this year, I knew it had to include at lea…
    - 9 days ago, 10 Dec 14, 11:00am -

The Recipe Blog

  • Exploring Spanish Food
    My time in Spain, exploring and enjoying Spanish food is almost at an end. Soon I will return to the UK with my great ream of notes ready to start experimenting. I have eaten my way around Valencia, Murcia and Andalucia on this trip. It really has gi…
    - , 8 Nov 13, 4:09pm -
  • How to carve the perfect pumpkin for Halloween
    1. Ensure your pumpkin is ripe – when tapped it should have a hollow sound – and buy no more than a week before Halloween. 2. Draw your design on the pumpkin. 3. Cut the lid off the pumpkin approx. 2 inches from the stem and save for later. Cut a…
    - , 18 Oct 13, 10:32pm -
  • Celebrating Pink for Great Pink Bake Off
    Don´t forget tomorrow is the Great Pink Bake Off for Breakthrough Breast Cancer. I had intended posting a few more recipes this last few days but unfortunately have been stricken with influenza… so here are a few images to provide you with some in…
    - , 17 Oct 13, 10:00pm -
  • Perfectly Pink Pancakes
    Fancy getting up to a perfect breakfast during Pink October then be sure to try these wonderful Pink Pancakes. The lovely bright pink colour comes from the cooked beetroot but do not be afraid – beyond the beautiful colour you would hardly know it…
    - , 10 Oct 13, 9:21pm -
  • Mini raspberry melting moments
    As most of you are aware we will shortly be celebrating the Great Pink Bake Off in order to raise awareness for Breast Cancer. I have been planning to share some recipes for sometime for others to use on this occasion – and this is one of my person…
    - , 7 Oct 13, 9:06pm -

Eid Recipes

  • Haleem
    Print Haleem : Shama : Main :  30 mins :  1 hour :  1 hour 30 mins : 4   Ingredients 250 gms Mutton. 1 cup Wheat soaked overnight, drained, pounded & husked. A handful of channa dal(split gram), soaked for ½ hour. A handful of moong dal(green…
    - , 24 Jul 11, 11:09am -
  • Kheer – Rice Pudding
    Ingredients: 1 cup of cooked basmati rice (long grain rice) 8 green cardamom pods crushed 2 tablespoons rose essence 2 tablespoons ground pistachio nuts 71/2 cups of whole milk 12 tablespoons sugar 7-8 saffron strands Method: The rice is to be ground…
    - , 24 Jul 11, 11:01am -
  • Herbal Naan
    Ingredients: *1 cup fine flour maida *1 cup curd *1/2 teaspoon sugar *2 teaspoon oil *1 teaspoon salt *1 teaspoon green coriander leaves finely chopped *1 teaspoon mint finely dry mint *1 teaspoon basil leaves finely chopped *milk for kneading Method…
    - , 14 Jan 11, 1:42pm -
  • Colourful Raita
    Ingredients: *1/4 cup coconut grated *1/2 cup boondi *1/4 cup onion chopped *1/4 cup tomatoes chopped *4 green chillies *1 bunch of green coriander *1 teaspoon salt to taste *500 gms curd *1/2 cup paneer grated *1 teaspoon cumin seeds (jeera) powder…
    - , 14 Jan 11, 1:39pm -
  • Tomato Chutney
    Ingredients: *1/2 kg tomatoes *1 cube Joggery *2 Teaspoons red chilli powder *salt to taste *1 spoon Haldi *Oil, hinge and mustard for garnishing Method: Wash tomatoes and cut them into pieces. Take 4 spoons of oil and heat it and add mustard seeds.…
    - , 12 Jan 11, 7:43pm -

Passionate about baking

Yummy Recipes

  • Skillet Mexican Cornbread
    In this video, Betty demonstrates how to make Mexican cornbread, baked in an iron skillet. Full of cornmeal, eggs, Cheddar cheese, sour cream, whole kernel corn, and chopped green chiles, you can't miss with this one!Ingredients:2 cups self-rising co…
    - , 9 Dec 10, 6:07pm -
  • Scalloped Potatoes with Cheese
    In this video, Betty demonstrates how to make a large casserole of Scalloped Potatoes with Cheese. This is a perfect accompaniment to her dinner of Herbed Chicken Crunch, Sauteed Zucchini and Yellow Squash, fresh green beans from the Farmer's Market,…
    - , 9 Dec 10, 6:06pm -
  • How to Make Vegetable Pakora

    - , 9 Dec 10, 6:04pm -
  • Onion Pakoda (Onion Bhaje)
    Onion Pakoda (Onion Bhaje) is a mouth watering indian snack. It is used as a strater snack in most Indian parties and large meals. It goes with imli chutney
    - , 9 Dec 10, 6:03pm -
  • Bread Pakora Recipe
    INGREDIENTS:Make 12 pieces4 firm white bread1 cup gram flour (besan)1 tablespoon rice flour1 teaspoon saltPinch of asafetida (hing)1 teaspoon cumin seed2 finely chopped green chilly1/4 cup chopped cilantro (green coriander)3/4 cup waterOil to fry
    - , 9 Dec 10, 6:02pm -

Food Recipe World

The Accidental Locavore

  • Biscotti With Dried Cherries

    - 1 day ago, 18 Dec 14, 2:00pm -
  • The New Maille Store: Mustard on Tap
    The Accidental Locavore thinks there’s a big difference between how French and Americans use and approach mustard. Americans put it on hot dogs, sometimes on burgers and maybe on an occasional sandwich (mostly when the doctor has warned you off of…
    - 4 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 2:19pm -
  • Meringue Cookies With Chocolate and Cornflakes
    As part of all my Thanksgiving prep, the Accidental Locavore had bits and pieces of a lot of leftover food. With all good intentions, I saved most of them, hoping to re-purpose later. Perusing through Saveur, this simple cookie recipe, with only fiv…
    - 8 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 2:00pm -
  • Fred
    The Accidental Locavore first met Fred at Murray’s Cheese in Grand Central Station. In a movie or sitcom it would be considered “meeting cute” as a woman in a hurry breezes into Murray’s for a couple of cheeses for an upcoming dinner party (y…
    - 11 days ago, 8 Dec 14, 2:33pm -
  • Roasted Broccoli Soup
    When the Accidental Locavore saw this recipe, it looked like a no-brainer and then when my cousin offered me the pumpkin seeds (they’re the garnish) from her Halloween effort, it became a must-try. This made about a quart of soup. The list looks lo…
    - 15 days ago, 4 Dec 14, 2:00pm -

Recipes for Moms

  • Jack-O-Lantern S'mores
    I was given the chance (and some free cereal) to create a fun Halloween treat thanks to Betty Crocker. The following Jack-O-Lantern S'mores recipes is what I (actually my husband) came up with and it was featured at Betty 4 jack-o-…
    - , 5 Oct 12, 8:38pm -
  • Chocolate Marshmallow Cake
    Serves: 8-101/2 c. butter2 squares (1 oz. each) unsweetened chocolate1 c. flour1/2 tsp. baking powder1/4 tsp. baking soda1/4 tsp. salt2 eggs1 c. sugar1/2 c. unsweetened applesauce1 tsp. vanilla1 pkg. (10.5 oz.) mini marshmallows, dividedGlaze:1/2 c.…
    - , 18 Apr 12, 8:12pm -
  • Red Velvet Cheesecake Brownies
    Makes: 9-12 brownies(depending on the size of your cookie cutter)*I have halved these measures from the original recipe in order to fit it in a 9x13 pan. This does make for some interesting measurements so just do the best you can.Red Velvet Layer:1…
    - , 18 Apr 12, 8:11pm -
  • Loaded Baked Potato Soup
    Serves: 61 lb. bacon, roughly chopped1 medium onion, diced1 carrot, peeled and diced3/4 c. celery, diced4 large potatoes, peeled and diced4 medium red potatoes, diced1/4 c. flour2 c. chicken brothGenerous salt & pepper, to taste4 c. whipping cream *(…
    - , 18 Apr 12, 6:00am -
  • Hashbrown Bake
    Serves: 8-101 bag (2 lbs.) frozen, shredded hash browns1 can cream of chicken soup2 c. grated cheddar cheese2 c. sour cream1/4 c. butter, melted1 tsp. salt1/4 tsp. pepper2 T. minced onionTopping:1/4 c. butter, melted3/4 c. cracker crumbs, crushedMix…
    - , 12 Feb 12, 10:30pm -

Spice Up Your Life

  • Feeding your Tummy and Brain in the Morning
    One of the important routines that I instill in my kids is eating breakfast.  They know that feeding their  brain through their tummy is so important so that they would    function great in school.   This is just  one example of what I prepare…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 7:02pm -
  • Coffee Cake by our Little Chef
    Our little pastry chef  was browsing my food blog last night and she couldn't find the coffee cake that she made  anywhere in my blog posts.  I thought I have posted this already but I was wrong so here it is.  This is the very  first one she ma…
    - 4 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 5:19pm -
  • Exotic Veggies
    If the Giant Eagle in Pennsylvania is near us, I would shop there often because thy have a large variety of  exptic vegetables that I love.  It's the only store I could find Kohlrabi. I am so glad that both of my kids love veggies and fish because…
    - 5 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 3:00am -
  • Wild Rice, Chicken, and Mushroom
    I had this idea of cooking chicken, mushrooms, and wild rice in a  tomato sauce.  I seasoned the mushrooms with  black and pepper and I also seasoned the chicken with  burger  seasoning.   I laid the rice first then layered it with the mushroo…
    - 5 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 5:47pm -
  • Celebratory Dinner at Eat n' Park
    We did not get out of Duquesne till  three pm so we were all   hungry.  We decided to drop by at Eat n' Park by Robinson  and  had a simple celebratory dinner.  Daughter's first performance was a success so we  dined out.  With all the  expe…
    - 7 days ago, 12 Dec 14, 2:38pm -

Recipes by The Wicked Noodle

  • Bacon Wrapped Dates
    Bacon Wrapped Dates are not only easy but will fly off the tray at any party. A fantastic holiday appetizer or great football food!The post Bacon Wrapped Dates appeared first on .
    - 1 day ago, 18 Dec 14, 3:35pm -
  • Wild Mushroom Brie Soup with Parmesan Pepper Croutons
    This Wild Mushroom Brie Soup has incredible flavor yet is very easy to make. Perfect for a special dinner or holiday meal!The post Wild Mushroom Brie Soup with Parmesan Pepper Croutons appeared first on .
    - 3 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 3:30pm -
  • Festive Finds for the Holidays
    A few of my favorite finds for foodies this Christmas!The post Festive Finds for the Holidays appeared first on .
    - 8 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 5:35pm -
  • Standing Rib Roast {Prime Rib} with Horseradish Cream
    Standing Rib Roast (Prime Rib) couldn't be easier or be more popular on your holiday table! A mustard, peppercorn and garlic wet rub seals in the juices.The post Standing Rib Roast {Prime Rib} with Horseradish Cream appeared first on .
    - 16 days ago, 3 Dec 14, 3:15pm -
  • Lobster Bisque with Old Bay Oyster Crackers
    This creamy Lobster Bisque is made with loads of fresh lobster meat and is easier to make than you might think. Perfect for a special meal!The post Lobster Bisque with Old Bay Oyster Crackers appeared first on .
    - 18 days ago, 1 Dec 14, 2:00pm -

Happy Cheesecake

  • Quick Party Delights: Parmesan cigars
    Hello there readers! There will be times when friends are visiting and you just don’t know what to give them. You don’t have enough vegetables or crackers to make dip. Or perhaps, you want to be more fancy than your usual platter of nibbles. Parm…
    - , 19 May 11, 10:40pm -
  • Pea soup
    Pea soup. What else can I say about it? The name describes it all. I decided to whip up this delectable green soup because firstly, my fridge is running thin and secondly, I wanted a light dinner that isn’t loaded with calories but is also filling.…
    - , 18 May 11, 9:12pm -
  • Sushi Cat
    I first discovered Sushi Cat while attempting to procrastinate my way through an essay. This game is unbelievably easy to play and ultra fun. It doesn’t require much thought and a good relaxer if you just need that 10 minutes to unwind and do somet…
    - , 17 May 11, 9:24pm -
  • charlie lima oscar sierra echo listening
    This may seem like a strange post for HappyCheeseCake but it is for a good cause – a class project/competition. The aim of this post is to track how far this poem can travel and how much it can transform over the course of its travels. I have two w…
    - , 17 May 11, 2:07am -
  • Clean, Fresh and Tasty Sausage Rolls
    Sausage rolls are awesome. They crunch, the crackle and is filled with meaty goodness. I’ve tried store brought pre-frozen sausage rolls before. But that was in the days when I didn’t know any better. By making your own sausage rolls, you can sea…
    - , 16 May 11, 11:21pm -

Makan-Makan @ Mariuca

  • Dinner @ Shell Out *
    One night, B and I decided to dine at the newly-opened Shell Out seafood restaurant near our home. Actually, the restaurant was my suggestion since I read about their food on a random blog and I was kind of enticed. I was especially keen to taste the…
    - , 16 Jul 13, 9:55pm -
  • Fat Aunty's Char Kuey Teow *
    Puffy eyes or not (thanks to a terrible sinus attack), there was no stopping me from having one of my delicious morning adventures with B a few weeks ago! We braved the morning rain and hungrily made our way to visit our favourite Fat Aunty in Kelana…
    - , 5 Jul 13, 3:11am -
  • Sweet & Crunchy Chicken Salad *
    I’ve been having a bad case of yummy chicken salad craving, which got stronger and stronger until I could not take it anymore. So this weekend, we did a massive grocery shopping spree and I brought home all the ingredients needed to make some delic…
    - , 23 Feb 13, 8:14pm -
  • Sweet & Sour Prawns with Pineapple *
    Happy 12-12-12! I’m not really sure what’s written in the stars for this date but 12-12-12 sure looks cool to me and to mark its uniqueness, I decided to cook Sweet and Sour Prawns with Pineapple for dinner.   Truth be told, I’ve been craving…
    - , 12 Dec 12, 3:59pm -
  • Quick Lunch @ Italiannies!
    I have to say, both B and I thoroughly enjoyed our Italiannies lunch @ The Curve recently!   Itallianies, The CurveWe’ve not eaten here in ages and since I love Italian food, I was more than happy to oblige when B suggested we check out the Quick…
    - , 23 Sep 12, 2:33am -

Kitchen - The Heart of our Home

  • Quick, Easy and Affordable Gourmet - Quality Desserts
    This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Private Selection. All opinions are 100% mine. Quick, Easy and Affordable Gourmet-Quality Desserts , For a wife, it is happiness to satisfy her family with her cooking. Being a…
    - , 1 May 13, 2:00pm -
  • Gardening, My Most Fave Thing To Do!
    This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Scotts Miracle-Gro. All opinions are 100% mine. What do you have in mind when the last frost of spring ticks? When springtime arrives, one thing that comes to our mind is growing some v…
    - , 1 May 13, 8:00am -
  • Contact the Consumer Portfolio Services Now!
    For the past few years and  at present time we have watched the country's economy down. Many companies filed up bankruptcies. It is really sad and bad for the country as well as its people. Many lost jobs and unemployment rate went down. So if y…
    - , 19 Apr 13, 2:31am -
  • Get Connected Through National Funding
    With all the things that is going all over the nation, I really think it is time for us to help and share whatever we have. Be it time, effort, money and other financial resources. We can do that by joining the National Funding. At National Funding,…
    - , 19 Apr 13, 1:38am -
  • Visit Five Point Capital Now!
    If you plan on putting up your own business and in need of help financially, there is a company that can help you. Whether you are starting a small or large business,  the Five Point Capital is there to help you every step of the way. The provide ac…
    - , 16 Dec 12, 4:52am -

la bella vita

  • Best Ever Potato Latkes with Italian Herb Yogurt Sauce
    Today is the first day of Hannukah and the Festival of Lights! To my Jewish readers who have followed this blog over the years, here’s hoping you have a wonderful time. What better way to start this holiday off with the culinary yumminess of latke…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 5:28pm -
  • The BEST Creamy, Loaded Egg Nog
      Ho Ho Ho!  It’s time to break out the egg nog for some JOLLY GOOD old-fashioned holiday cheer! You’ll be the life of the party after a few cups of this super loaded nog!  Guaranteed to make you happy, happy, HAPPY and totally warm inside! My…
    - 5 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 12:00pm -
  • 12 Days of Christmas with the BEST Holiday Cookies
    Pistachio, Cranberry, and White Chocolate Biscotti   It’s serious cookie baking time! and although we’ve certainly got our favorites in my family, there is simply an ENDLESS amount of cookies yet to be made! Here is a great list for the 12 Da…
    - 8 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 10:17pm -
  • 10 Best Italian Cooking and Kitchen Gift Guide for Foodies

    - 19 days ago, 30 Nov 14, 6:21am -
  • Thanksgiving Island Style
    Wishing all of you a Happy Thanksgiving from our holiday ‘home away from home’ on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina!  .Rather than sharing a few recipes in this post, for my family the holiday is about getting together with those we love and…
    - 22 days ago, 27 Nov 14, 6:00am -

Seaside Simplicity

  • New Pup and Big Sale!
    Yep, I'm still around - extremely busy but still here! To top things off we also just got a new puppy. Between my small zoo, running the shop, the house, and family stuff I just haven't had a spare moment for much of anything!Here's the new pup. He's…
    - 47 days ago, 2 Nov 14, 4:55pm -
  • Early Bird Christmas Sale
    Hello friends! I've been crazy busy getting the new shop going. I wanted to pop in today real quick to let you know about the little Christmas sale I will be having this afternoon over at my Little Seaside Shop! Just click on @Little_Seaside_Shop to…
    - 90 days ago, 20 Sep 14, 4:40pm -
  • My Little Seaside Shop
    The last week or so has been crazy! I've been busy getting ready for the grand opening of my Instagram shop @Little_Seaside_Shop. I finally went live last night with a welcome post and a preview of the items I will be listing this week for the openin…
    - 96 days ago, 14 Sep 14, 2:55pm -
  • Delicious Easy Salsa
    This is a healthy and delicious salsa that I have posted in the past. Now that football season has arrived I thought it was a good time for a recipe repeat. This easy salsa will be making an appearance for our football buffets often. It's super simpl…
    - , 5 Sep 14, 7:20pm -
  • Tailgating Time!
    Welcome to the 5th annual Tailgating Time link up! I can't believe it's been 5 years since I started Tailgating Time! I wasn't even going to post it this year, but my friend Tamy at Savory Kitchen Table decided to keep up the tradition. She did all…
    - , 5 Sep 14, 12:15am -

Bed Stuy Foodie

  • New Website
    Hello Everyone,I have recently spent a lot of time launching a new website with a domain I own. The new site is simply, . It is much more user-friendly and, though I am sad to leave blogger, I think it will be better in the long…
    - , 7 Aug 13, 6:22pm -
  • Vegan Mango Coconut Muffins (Whole Wheat)
    According to Rich these are the best muffins, vegan or otherwise, I have ever made.  They are light and sweet. The crumb topping is something I don't often do, but it is a nice treat. The pieces of mango keep the muffins moist and add their sweet, t…
    - , 30 Jun 13, 1:42pm -
  • Vegan on the Road
    Vegan on the Road: What's a Vegan Girl to Do?Clearly I have been slacking lately. I am getting married in less than 3 weeks and on the nights I used to blog, I am doing wedding planning. :) I have been on the road a lot lately and had trouble f…
    - , 26 Jun 13, 12:54am -
  • Vegan Banana Peanut Butter Muffins
    We were pretty much out of food last Friday before going out of town, hungry, and too tired to go to the grocery store. I decided I would make something with the few ingredients I had in my house. First, I tried avocado muffins with the two overripe…
    - , 12 Jun 13, 2:24am -
  • Vegan Meatball Recipe
    This vegan meatball recipe is made using a few simple ingredients. In fact, I really wanted to make vegan meatballs but I did not have the proper ingredients for any one recipe. I made my own version using ingredients we had in the house. I was prett…
    - , 30 May 13, 1:00am -

Food Recipes HQ

  • Thai Cooking Class in Chiang Mai
    I feel truly blessed to be here in Malacca city, 148 kilometres south east of Malaysia’s capital city Kuala Lumpur. This is one of the cutest cities I have visited during my Asian trip, definitely a more walk-able and pedestrian friendly place w…
    - 9 days ago, 10 Dec 14, 8:07am -
  • Sicilian flavors with Caponata (Eggplant and Roasted Pepper stew)
    Hello beauties! I’m still travelling in Thailand. This second part of my trip is dedicated to some of the most beautiful islands on earth. Have you ever watched the movie The Beach, starring Leo Di Caprio? If so, you might imagine what kind of bre…
    - 30 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 10:59am -
  • Homemade Soft Potato Gnocchi
    While I’m in Thailand (I still can’t believe it’s true) I can share with you some recipes I tested and liked in London before packing all my belongings and moving on to a brand new and exciting chapter in my life. Gnocchi. Needless to day, so…
    - 43 days ago, 6 Nov 14, 9:54am -
  • Pinacolada Smoothie with Frozen Yogurt and Baobab Powder. And a Goodbye.

    - 53 days ago, 27 Oct 14, 2:41pm -
  • Glazed Butternut Squash in Thai Peanut Butter Sauce
    It’s a final countdown for me in London and I cannot hide I’m feeling a bit nervous about it. This is a kind of reboot. Can I see myself changing home, friends and city again in 4-5 years from now? I don’t think so. It ‘s time to grow roots…
    - 58 days ago, 22 Oct 14, 1:29pm -

It's Best Served Hot

  • Sweet Potato Mash
    This Sweet Potato Mash recipe is amazing and will bring you right to the holiday mind set. It's great enough to make year round, but a great additional to the Thanksgiving and Christmas table.What You'll Need:4 Medium Sized Sweet Potatoes3 tblsp butt…
    - , 7 Aug 14, 10:55pm -
  • Hash Browns!
    I APOLOGIZE! I REALLY DO I'M SORRY!Ok, I know... I know.. I'm a horrible person for not updating!! So sue me (don't really please.. I'm broke!). A lot has happened since I posted! For what you might ask? Well for 1: I graduated college! Yay me! For 2…
    - , 7 Aug 14, 10:55pm -
  • Skittle Vodka
    No; I am not an alcoholic... I am a liquor connoisseur - trust me. This recipe takes time, effort, and the ability to have a good time - with of course the vodka. I made this with a friend of mine who absolutely loves candy and to party (I mean hey,…
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  • Pulled Pork 2: Better, tastier, and more amazing.
    A New Challenger has arrived!Hello fellow food lovers. I have decided that I will take on "Man Food's" Pulled Pork with my own pulled pork recipe. Though this might cause a little rivalry in the family at Best Served Hot, I welcome it with open arm…
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  • Peanut Butter
    Who loves peanut butter?? Correction. Who doesn't love peanut butter?? I'll admit that I may or may not have an addiction to this delicious snack. It dawned on me to recently try to make my own peanut butter rather than continually use the same ole s…
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Mom's Dish

  • Peppermint Meringue Cookies
    Instructions  Prepare ingredients for the cookies. You can choose a color of your preference.…
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  • Top 10 Holiday Desserts from my favorite Bloggers
    I am excited to introduce all of you to a group of bloggers that I have become friends with. A baking party with all of them together would be a dream come true. At this point, that wouldn't be possible because we're all too far apar…
    - 5 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 6:36pm -
  • Anolon Advanced Umber 11-Piece Cookware Set Giveaway
    I have an Anolon Stainless Steel set for almost a year now, and to this day it still looks brand new, and I am using it daily. I believe in the quality of their brand and would recommend their cookware to anyone, no one paid me to say…
    - 8 days ago, 12 Dec 14, 2:50am -
  • Ferrero Rocher Cake Roll
    Instructions  Preheat over to 350F. Prepare all ingredients for the cake roll.…
    - 8 days ago, 11 Dec 14, 6:36am -
  • Little Family Fun & Giveaway by Core
    Now that it's Holidays, I wanted to bring some personal updates for you. A bit of what we've all been up to, and maybe you can get to know us a bit more!We were one of those insane families that got our tree a week before Thanksgivin…
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Eatwell 101

  • newGift Wrapping Guide: 12 DIY Ideas That Are Simply Adorable
    If Christmas shopping is your favorite part of the holidays and you haven’t wrapped a darn thing yet (just like us), you can still make a gift look fabulous, ...READ →
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  • newHoliday Breakfast: Eggs Tomato Breakfast Skillet
    → Sign up for our free newsletter and get new recipes and fresh ideas every weekSo easy to make, very healthy, and totally addicting—Christmas morning has to be the ...READ →
    - 18 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 9:39pm -
  • newHoliday Gifts Ideas for Your Friends
    Looking for the perfect gift for your best friend? Well, look no further because we’ve created a list that includes some thoughtful gift ideas! From kitchen essentials to quirky ...READ →
    - 18 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 9:35pm -
  • newLast-Minute Christmas Decor: DIY Paper Ornaments
    Christmas draws ever closer! When do you normally put your decorations up? If you’re used to dressing your tree or decorate your room at the last-minute, here are 5 ...READ →
    - 19 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 9:00pm -
  • newHazelnut Praline Ice Cream Cake
    → Sign up for our free newsletter and get new recipes and fresh ideas every weekThree simple ingredients make up this hazelnut praline crunch ice cream cake – Biscoff ...READ →
    - 20 hours ago, 18 Dec 14, 7:58pm -

Tonight's Dinner Recipes

  • Beans Mexicana
    I saw this recipe on a flyer given by Del Monte Kitchenomics.  It sounds yummy.  A fusion of Filipino-Mexican-Western Cuisine.  Now, who wouldn't want to try that.  Upon reading the recipe, I found that it uses regular daily ingredients that we w…
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  • Summer Fun Staycation Foodies
    My son and his cousins beat the summer heat.  Photo courtesy of my cousin Mia. Summer, though its temperature can be quite alarming and unnerving at times, is still the most favored season of all ages.Outings and vacations are only a few of what oth…
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  • Trader Joe's Speculoos Cookie Butter
    "You have to taste it to understand"And indeed TJ's Cookie Butter's tag line stands true.  One really has to taste to understand.I have been seeing photos of this new spread and have been hearing good reviews.  Cookie butter does sound heavenly.  …
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  • Palawan's Special Treats
    My little boy and I, together with family and friends, spent 4 days in Palawan for a conference.  Since hubby is from the province known as the city in the forest, I know the whereabouts and the must-try delicacies of this beautiful island.  So...…
    - , 10 Feb 13, 2:02pm -
  • Grilled Mackerel
    Since having mackerel for lunch sounded appetizing to me, I decided to have a go. I , therefore, bought a pound of mackerel. My only concern was I have no idea what to do with it. It was, in fact, my first time to buy fresh mackerel.Thank God for G…
    - , 22 Jan 13, 7:17am -

Food Recipe Index

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  • Cabbage Pulav
    Ingredients: 3 cups of Rice 1/4 cup Ghee/Butter 2 tbs Oil Whole Garam Masala 1 Bay Leaf 2 Green Cardamom Pods 2 Cloves 1 Cinnamon stick 1/2 tsp Black Cumin Seeds 1 big Red Onion Shredded Mint Leaves Chopped Cilantro…Read more →
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  • Thotakura Pappu
    Ingredients: 2 tbs Olive oil 1 tsp ghee/butter 1/2 tsp mustard seeds 1/2 tsp cumin seeds 4 curry leaves 3 dry red chilies 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped 1/2 cup chopped onion 2 green chilies, slit lengthwise 1/2 tsp red…Read more →
    - , 8 Aug 13, 8:40pm -
  • Palak Paneer
    Ingredients 1 tbs Oil 1/2 tbs Butter 1 Onion Whole Garam Masala (1 Cardamom, inch of Cinamon, 2 Cloves) 1 tbs Jeera (Cumin Seeds) 3 Green Chilies 2 Garlic Pods 1 tsp Ginger and Garlic Paste 1/4 tsp Turmeric Salt…Read more →
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  • Pesar Dosa
    Pesar Dosa/Green Moong Dal Dosa Ingrediants: 1 cup Green Moong dal 1/4 Cup Rice 1/2 inch Ginger Salt to taste 1/2 tsp Cumin Seeds 4 number Green Chilies Process: Soak Green Moong dal and Rice together for 6- 8 hours.…Read more →
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