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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…
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  • 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

  • newHomemade Chicken Patties
    Making your own chicken patties is easy. You are assured of the freshness. Your options are limitless as are the seasonings and you will find the price will not bust the budget! I enjoyed these patties as did my “taste-testers.” I hope that you w…
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Nov 14, 1:40am -
  • Midnight Musings /10
    Welcome to another week of Midnight Musings. We wish to thank everyone for all their kind words and encouragement. Your support has meant the world to us, and we are so delighted that you have enjoyed this weekend series. Tonight, we bring you The Wa…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Nov 14, 10:33pm -
  • Lemon Rum Bundt #BundtBakers
    Thank you for joining us today for this month’s Bundt Bakers. It has been such a fun group to be a part of, especially since I love baking bundts. Believe it or not, this is my first submission since joining the group with my daughter. I have thoro…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 6:30am -
  • Chicken with Peppers & Rice
    This is a simple yet flavorful meal to enjoy. The nights begin early and the cold has decided to knock at the door and bluster on in. It is a perfect time of year to turn the oven on and let the imagination run free. 4.5 from 2 reviews Print Chicken…
    - 5 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 1:37am -
  • Sweet Potato Rum Pie
    With Thanksgiving just around the corner, this Sweet Potato Rum Pie is a nice departure from the classic Pumpkin Pie. I blended the sweet potatoes with rum and dark molasses then baked it until golden in a sweet, flaky crust. With the scraps of dough…
    - 6 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 8:35pm -

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

  • newChocolate Cream Pie
    I love to cook and bake with chocolate. I like to eat chocolate. I am the only one in the house that eats chocolate. Knowing this, hopefully, you understand that I don't dare make too much chocolate. When school starts, I bake for my class and then I…
    - 15 hours ago, 23 Nov 14, 4:30pm -
  • Turnip, Apple and Potato Soup
    My husband described this soup well.  He said that it had a peculiar taste and I thought, I was going to have to throw out the soup.  Then, he said that despite this, he liked it and had two plates and is having the leftover soup for lunch, today.T…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Nov 14, 5:21am -
  • Apple Kugel - Improv Cooking Challenge
    It's time for another Improv Challenge!  Apple kugels are a favorite in our home which meant, to me, I had to make one for the Improv Cooking Challenge which this month is featuring apple and cinnamon.  I must admit that apple and cinnamon are two…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Nov 14, 5:20am -
  • Creamy Spinach Soup - Bittman
    Cheese is floating on the surfaceTonight feels cold and in need of something warm and creamy.  I went to my old blog, My Sweet and Savory and found this delicious soup.   The words below are from my original printing.  I did make some changes toni…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Nov 14, 5:20am -
  • Zucchini and Potato Bake
    Zucchini and Potato BakeIngredients :1 medium zucchini, quartered and cut into large pieces6 small red potatoes, halved1 large onion, sliced thickly1 medium red bell pepper, chopped1/8 cup olive oil1/4 teaspoon black pepper1 teaspoon onion powderMeth…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 2:32am -

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                                                                        …
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  • 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…
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  • 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…
    - 1 day ago, 22 Nov 14, 9:35pm -
  • Delicious Thanksgiving Feast Recipes
    Check out 12 Delicious Thanksgiving Feast Recipes by Kristi Arnold at Foodie.com 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…
    - 3 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…
    - 62 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 -

IslandEAT

  • 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…
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  • 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.  
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  • 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…
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Authentic Greek Recipes

  • newGreek 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…
    - 16 hours ago, 23 Nov 14, 3:34pm -
  • Imam Bayildi Recipe
    This is an easy recipe for Imam Bayildi - a Turkish dish, which has for a long time also been part of Greek cuisine. You need to use the long eggplants, not the round ones, and if you can get the striped eggplants, they are even better.Ingredients1…
    - 29 days ago, 26 Oct 14, 1:49pm -
  • Greek Beef with Plums and Quince
     This is a delightful Greek recipe with a combination of beef and fruit. Try it - we're sure you'll love it!The grape syrup we mention in the ingredients is called Petimezi in Greek.Ingredients1kg beef (from a tender part) cut into 6 portions½ kg…
    - 50 days ago, 5 Oct 14, 10:29am -
  • Greek Sesame Cookies
    This recipe for sesame cookies (Koolooria me Soosami) is very simple and you'll find them really lovely to accompany your coffee or tea!Ingredients500g soft flour300g butter200g icing sugar1 egg50ml brandy/cognac2 tsp baking powder300g sesame seedsPr…
    - 53 days ago, 2 Oct 14, 8:48am -
  • Greek Rice Pudding - Rizogalo
    Greek Rizogalo is not a 'pudding' as such, but is a delightfully refreshing sweet that can be eaten at any time - for breakfast it is especially enjoyable! It is very easy and quick to prepare and can be served in small bowls (as in the photo) with c…
    - 53 days ago, 2 Oct 14, 8:45am -

Ekusinero Food Blog

  • Sinigang na Baboy Recipe (Pork in Sour Soup)
    Feeling cold, then have this soup in your lunch or dinner menu. This is really great especially during this cold weather. It’s really delicious and satisfying. Ingredients: 500 gm boney pork 3 tomatoes, sliced 1 onion, sliced 1 tbsp rock salt 1-2 g…
    - , 11 Jan 11, 5:07am -
  • Crock Pot Chicken Cordon Bleu Recipe
    Ingredients: 6 pieces boneless, skinless chicken breast 6 pieces thinly sliced ham Swiss cheese, shredded or sliced 1 can Cream of Chicken or Cream of Mushroom Soup 1 box of Stove Top Stuffing 1 stick of butter, melted Procedures: Combine stuffing mi…
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  • Can Business Franchising Assure Success?
    A lot of up-and-coming entrepreneurs believe that buying a franchise is an assurance for success. They feel that the franchise fee that is paid up-front ensures them a proven business system. This couldn’t be farther from the truth! It is not easy…
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  • Finding the Best Site for your Franchise Business
    Finding the best site for your franchise business is a vital decision. This decision will eventually make or break your franchise business. Consult your family and friends as to where is the best location for the kind of your business. To get advice,…
    - , 19 Sep 09, 12:33am -
  • Kilawing Tanigue Recipe
    Ingredients: 1 kilo tanigue (spanish mackerel), cut into 1/2 inch cube 1 cup white vinegar 1 thumb size ginger, peeled then minced 1 or 2 pcs. siling labuyo, sliced thinly crosswise 1 tbsp rock salt 5 pcs. calamansi, extract juice 1/4 cup coconut cre…
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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…
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  • 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…
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  • 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 http://bte.tc/bW9 #OPP Republished by Blog Post Promoterfor more visit my website at www.italianrecipesblog.com
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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…
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  • 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…
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  • Kungfu – A Marathon Not A Spri…
    Kungfu – A Marathon Not A Sprint http://bte.tc/aw6M #RTW Republished by Blog Post Promoterfor more visit my website at www.italianrecipesblog.com
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  • Today in Italy is Mimosa day! …
    Today in Italy is Mimosa day! http://bte.tc/jCq #OPP Republished by Blog Post Promoterfor more visit my website at www.italianrecipesblog.com
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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…
    - 21 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…
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  • 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

  • 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…
    - 4 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…
    - 7 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…
    - 14 days ago, 10 Nov 14, 5:48am -
  • Obsessions + Confessions: Pumpkin Edition!!!
    Time for my latest obsessions + confessions, but this time it's pumpkin edition! All of my recent pumpkin obsessions (and a few pumpkin confessions).Last week I made some of Veronica's Brown Butter Pumpkin Spice Krispies Treats and they were the domb…
    - 24 days ago, 31 Oct 14, 2:10pm -
  • Salted Brown Butter Crispy Treats
    Time for this month's Secret Recipe Club!This month I was assigned to one of my fave blogs, Veronica's Cornucopia. I love Veronica! I've been a long time follower of her blog for a long time now and love her recipes, writing style, and all of her pos…
    - 33 days ago, 22 Oct 14, 2:00pm -

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…
    - 92 days ago, 23 Aug 14, 9:37pm -
  • 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

  • The Many Uses of Mayo!
    This is simply amazing!  I had to share.1. Polish plant leaves. Borrow a trick from pro florists: After dusting plant leaves, rub a dab of mayo on them with damp cloth to keep them super shiny.2. Clean yellowed piano keys.Smooth a tiny bit of mayonn…
    - 19 days ago, 5 Nov 14, 6:53pm -
  • Keeping Cut Flowers Fresher
    Everyone, especially women, love cut flowers but they just don't last very long.  Well, in my roaming I ran across a way to keep them fresh longer.  And yes, this came from the Grandparent site.When you cut a flower from its roots, you're separatin…
    - 23 days ago, 31 Oct 14, 7:55pm -
  • Great Ideas for the Holidays!
    I'm sure some of you receive Better Homes and Gardens updates through your email but I'm also sure some of you don't.  I'm also sure, if you're like me, you scan over and only pay attention to those things that catch your attention.  Well, this one…
    - 25 days ago, 30 Oct 14, 1:54pm -
  • I Didn't Know That - Fiber
    (Info from Weight Watchers cookbook 1993)What is dietary fiber?It is the indigestible parts of plant-derived foods - fruits, vegetables, legumes, grains, nuts, and seeds.  Meat, poultry, fish, dairy products, eggs and fats do not contain dietary fib…
    - 28 days ago, 27 Oct 14, 12:49pm -
  • Chicken Cheese Spread
    When I cook chicken I always cook a little extra to use in making chicken salad.  This time I wanted to try something different so I came up with my Chicken Cheese Spread.  These are the ingredients I used.Chicken, cookedSour CreamLaughing CowMayoS…
    - 38 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 6:40pm -

The Peach Kitchen

  • Using Toolboxes To Organize The House
    Someone who does their work in the house needs to have something like Ranger toolboxes to make their home clean. The tools that are in use in the home workshop should be organized in a number of toolboxes that are easy to move around the shop. The ho…
    - 3 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 11:11pm -
  • Pellegrino’s No-Bake Blueberry Cheesecake
    I really have no idea about Pellegrino’s when they told me they’ll be sending out a cheesecake for sampling. Like what I’ve told you before, cheesecake is one of my favorite cakes in the world and I never say no it. This beautiful Blueberry Che…
    - 6 days ago, 18 Nov 14, 6:14am -
  • Tokyo Tokyo New Sumo2Share and Snow Ice Variants
    Our family is an avid fan of Tokyo Tokyo Sumo2Share Meals. We feel that it’s worth our money since every meal includes two generous servings of two dishes of your choice, two servings of rice and two glasses of drinks. Last week, I attended the Tok…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 8:57am -
  • Keeping Your Children Healthy as Winter Approaches

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  • Our Halloween Movie Night
    This year is by far my busiest and most hectic year that is why for our Halloween party, we decided to just low-key it and have a quiet Halloween Movie Night at home. peanutbutter♥ and I hosted the movie night, we downloaded scary movies. Our crowd…
    - 12 days ago, 12 Nov 14, 5:27am -

Yummy as can Be

  • Review: Stainless Steel Milk Frother by Bru Joy
    Everyone at home is addicted to coffee. Aside from brewing our Java, we also love to take it in different ways – espresso, cappuccino, cafe latte and smoothies. I got very excited when I found out I was approved to review the Bru Joy Milk Frother.…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 5:13pm -
  • Jamie Oliver’s Chilli Con Carne
    Mexican food is another family favorite. We’ve done tacos, Burritos, Quesadillas and Enchiladas, but I never really tried cooking Chilli Con Carne from scratch. So here goes my version of Jamie Oliver’s. Print Jamie Oliver’s Chilli Con Carne In…
    - 37 days ago, 18 Oct 14, 3:18pm -
  • Music and Cooking
    Do you listen to music when you cook? I do. Music inspires me and I even sing or hum the song while cooking. I don’t really have a favorite song to play when I’m in the kitchen, I just listen to whatever is playing in my son’s room [it’s loud…
    - 37 days ago, 18 Oct 14, 2:44pm -
  • Cooking Tip #71
    Does the long cooking time leaves your grilled brisket dry? Here’s what you should do the next time you do a cookout. Fill a disposable aluminum pan with water and place it on the grill a few inches from the meat. When the grill lid is closed, the…
    - 37 days ago, 18 Oct 14, 2:21pm -
  • The Secret to a Juicier Watermelon
    Want to know the secret to a juicier watermelon? Before slicing it, I put a room temperature watermelon inside the fridge first for at least 3 minutes. That’s enough time for me to check a famous online guitar store for my son’s acoustic guitar.…
    - 37 days ago, 18 Oct 14, 1:37pm -

Baked by Rachel

  • newDay After Thanksgiving Recipes
    I’m sure you have your Thanksgiving menu set, but what about the day after or the weekend after for that matter? You need leftover ideas! Ditch the standard turkey noodle soup this year and try something new! Below are some personal favorites that…
    - 15 hours ago, 23 Nov 14, 5:00pm -
  • Cheesecake Tart with Fresh Raspberries
    Creamy cheesecake with an all butter flaky pie crust, topped off with fresh raspberries and a dusting of sugar. A must make dessert. There’s always room for dessert. In fact, I truly believe we should be starting our meals with dessert. Why are we…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Slow Cooker Thanksgiving Turkey and Mashed Potato Chowder
    This easy slow cooker chowder is packed with vegetables, leftover Thanksgiving turkey and much more! The creamy mashed potato base and stuffing croutons give this chowder a fun twist! A perfect hearty and comforting dinner! Thanksgiving is barely mor…
    - 5 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey Pizza
    A fun recipe for leftover Thanksgiving turkey. Homemade pizza crust topped off with mashed potatoes, turkey, stuffing and much more! My favorite part about Thanksgiving, besides the obvious… (pie!) is the leftovers. So clearly I did the reasonable…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 11:00am -
  • Caramel Pumpkin Pie Dip
    Creamy homemade caramel pumpkin pie dip. A perfect dessert or appetizer for Thanksgiving and all Fall gatherings! Fall has always been a busy time. But as a kid, I never really understood that quite as much. Now, I totally see it all. From school eve…
    - 10 days ago, 14 Nov 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…
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  • 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

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  • 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
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  • 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

  • Smoked Trout Brandade
    Brandade is one of those dishes that can be really good or totally awful. The Accidental Locavore has never been terribly fond of salty-fishy food, so foods like anchovies or caviar need to be carefully disguised. Same for salt cod, which is what bra…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 2:00pm -
  • Return To Me: Skating and Songs
    Besides food, the Accidental Locavore is also passionate about skating!  In the upcoming Musselman’s Apple Sauce Family Skating Tribute Show (airing November 23rd and again on December7th from 4-6 PM EST on ABC), Katia Gordeeva, her daughter Liz…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 3:30pm -
  • Roasted Potato Leek and Garlic Soup
    After a few wonderful bowls of soup at this year’s Soup-a-Bowl (the annual benefit for the Poughkeepsie Farm Project), the Accidental Locavore’s husband was heard muttering about how he’d like some of that potato leek soup with the roasted garl…
    - 11 days ago, 13 Nov 14, 2:18pm -
  • Seriously, Who Has a Pink Kitchen?
    Blame it on GIR! After testing out all their great new products in my favorite red, the Accidental Locavore was washing dishes with a new (pink) sponge and wondering why they always come in such dumb colors. Pink, orange, pale blue, light green, yel…
    - 14 days ago, 10 Nov 14, 2:00pm -
  • Nancy’s Ultimate Chocolate Cookies
    The Accidental Locavore learned that the former lover of an old friend died last week. It was definitely depression and probably suicide, in a life that sadly took a wrong turn a decade ago. Rather than dwell on the unhappiness that overcame her and…
    - 18 days ago, 6 Nov 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 Crocker.com.Makes: 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…
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  • 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 *(…
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  • 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

  • Chocolate Cake
    If there's one family that never  forget to thank Veterans on Veteran's Day is the Mascio Family.  They are the most down-to-earth people I know.  They don't act like they are above anyone else even  if they belong to the  clan of Doctors.  Eve…
    - 8 days ago, 16 Nov 14, 5:59pm -
  • Kahlua Braised Beef
    Instead of making stir fried beef, I decided to  make a Kahlua Braised Beef with mushrooms, carrots, and potatoes.  I actually just made this up lol.Ingredients1 lb.  stir fry cut beef2 medium sized carrots2 medium sized potatoes1 pack button mush…
    - 12 days ago, 12 Nov 14, 12:13am -
  • Homemade Pumpkin Pie
    I decided to make  some pumpkin pie since I have a bunch of pumpkin puree at home.  I used the recipe that I found online.  The recipe is  courtesy of Nancy Fuller from the show Farmhouse Rules.  I modified some of the ingredients though.Ingred…
    - 13 days ago, 10 Nov 14, 8:00pm -
  • Scones
    My 9-year old  pastry chef wannabe has been exploring different kinds of recipe and bake them.  She recently just learned how to make scones.  We watched one of the episodes of  Pioneer woman show on TV and one of her  recipe was to make scones.…
    - 15 days ago, 9 Nov 14, 2:01am -
  • Electric Wine Opener
    With all the stressful situation that we've had the past month, I've decided to open up a bottle of cocktail mix for  me to enjoy.  I bought this cocktail mix last Christmas but I never got to open it. I used  the electric wine opener that I recen…
    - 15 days ago, 8 Nov 14, 8:36pm -

Recipes by The Wicked Noodle

  • Sweet Potato Casserole with Marshmallow Drizzle and Buttered Pecan Topping
    This Sweet Potato Casserole has not only a crunchy Buttered Pecan Topping but also a Marshmallow Drizzle to take it completely over the top!The post Sweet Potato Casserole with Marshmallow Drizzle and Buttered Pecan Topping appeared first on .
    - 3 days ago, 21 Nov 14, 6:00pm -
  • Skillet Cinnamon Rolls with Salted Caramel & Pecan Cream Cheese
    Cinnamon rolls and sweetened cream cheese, salted caramel sauce and pecans. All baked together in one delicious pan.The post Skillet Cinnamon Rolls with Salted Caramel & Pecan Cream Cheese appeared first on .
    - 3 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 8:00pm -
  • $250 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway!
    Comment to enter. It's easy and you just might win a $250 Amazon Gift Card!The post $250 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway! appeared first on .
    - 4 days ago, 20 Nov 14, 5:00pm -
  • Sweet Corn Cake
    Not quite cornbread and not quite corn pudding, Sweet Corn Cake is an easy six-ingredient side that is perfect with any Mexican meal.The post Sweet Corn Cake appeared first on .
    - 4 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 9:00pm -
  • Chicken Enchiladas with Roasted Jalapenos
    An easy recipe for killer Chicken Enchiladas. Makes a great use out of leftover Thanksgiving turkey, too!The post Chicken Enchiladas with Roasted Jalapenos appeared first on .
    - 5 days ago, 18 Nov 14, 8:00pm -

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…
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  • 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…
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  • 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

  • Bucatini all’Amatriciana
    A classic Roman sauce, “Amatriciana” is named after the nearby town of Amatrice, Italy. This sauce in “Bucatini allAmericana” is pure simplicity with an intense flavor all blended together, yet gets its robust gusto from only a handful of in…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Nov 14, 6:00am -
  • Italian Turkey Meatballs
    That time of year is here again! The time when most people tend to eat more food, as well as eat more unhealthy foods that are spread out on tables and buffets during social gatherings of friends and family. So what do you do, if you’re like me a…
    - 4 days ago, 19 Nov 14, 11:32pm -
  • Superb, Authentic Pimento Cheese Recipe
    Ooey, gooey, melting cheesy Pimento Cheese!   Simply MELTY, MELTY GOODNESS! So perfectly Southern, perfectly addicting and perfectly delicious! If you haven’t passed this golden cheese spread through your lips yet, you are truly missing out . . .…
    - 15 days ago, 9 Nov 14, 1:51am -
  • Spicy Hot Bloody Mary Smoothie
    What’s the craziest smoothie that you’ve ever had? Have you ever tried adding wasabi to a smoothie?  Or horseradish?  Or Italian Gorgonzola cheese? This week is “Smoothie Week” inspired by Williams-Sonoma and I was so jazzed when the compan…
    - 18 days ago, 6 Nov 14, 1:03am -
  • #4 Ranked U.S. Restaurant: Hall’s Chophouse, Charleston PLUS RECIPE
    We’re uber-picky when it comes to food and dining! It’s our family’s fault!  So blame it on them! Coming from an Italian family who founded one of the best Italian restaurants in the Midwest, at a time when Italian food was relatively misunde…
    - 19 days ago, 5 Nov 14, 6:42am -

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…
    - 22 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…
    - 65 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…
    - 71 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…
    - 80 days ago, 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…
    - 80 days ago, 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, www.bedstuyfoodie.com . 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

  • 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…
    - 5 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…
    - 18 days ago, 6 Nov 14, 9:54am -
  • Pinacolada Smoothie with Frozen Yogurt and Baobab Powder. And a Goodbye.

    - 28 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…
    - 33 days ago, 22 Oct 14, 1:29pm -
  • Quick Veggie Loaded Whole Wheat Calzone
    It was a rainy gloomy Sunday in London when I decided that the best thing that could occur to my vegetables would be to get wrapped in a yeast-free whole wheat crusty dough. Let it be Calzone! Allegedly I am a food blogger and as such I’m suppos…
    - 38 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 1:55pm -

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…
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  • 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…
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  • 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

  • Magimix Vision Toaster Review & Giveaway!
    Five weeks till Christmas and this super toaster has made it into the list of my favorite kitchen tools. Have you ever seen a toaster this beautiful? This Magimix machine is valued at $199, and can toast, defrost or reheat all types…
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  • Cranberry Banana Oat Muffins
    Instructions  Prepare all ingredients, mash bananas.…
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  • Just Mayo Giveaway by Hampton Creek
    When Hampton Creek reached out to me with their product, I was a bit hesitant, because I prefer not to work with food brands. I love food, but there is a specific food that I already look for at the store. After doing a bit of researc…
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  • The Perfect 5 Minute Gravy Recipe
    Instructions  Divide the fat from meat drippings. If you have a fat separator, it will come i…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Nov 14, 4:43pm -
  • Turkey Day: OXO Giveaway
    To get you well-equipped for your perfect turkey for Thanksgiving, we've partnered with OXO to host a giveaway, right here, for you. I was blown away by the quality and the thoughtfulness of each product, they came in handy to handle…
    - 10 days ago, 14 Nov 14, 2:00pm -

Eatwell 101

  • newThe Best Recipes of the Week

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  • 5 Things to Try This Weekend
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  • Parsnip & Sweet Potato Mash
    → Sign up for our free newsletter and get new recipes and fresh ideas every weekRamp up your Thanksgiving menu with this delicious side—The gentle sweetness of this sweet ...READ →
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  • Dulce de Leche Sandwich Cookies
    → Sign up for our free newsletter and get new recipes and fresh ideas every weekFor an afternoon break with a goodcup of hot tea or coffee, nothing can ...READ →
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  • Last-Minute Craft Ideas for Your Thanksgiving Table
    Thanksgiving is almost here! If you lack of good craft ideas to spruce up your tabletop, here are five really fun last-minute Thanksgiving craft ideas and free printables. 1. Leftover ...READ →
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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...…
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  • 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…
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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 →
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  • 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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