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    Searchable Saturdays

    …And we’re back! After almost a month long break from ‘Searchable Saturday’s’! Is everyone geared up for the long weekend? I’m already (hopefully) halfway to Wisconsin by the time you guys are reading this…

    May 25, 2013
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    Mango Cucumber Salsa

    It’s finally time! After five loooong, cold months – fresh produce is back! And I’m not talking about those root vegetables that taste like dirt (sorry, beets. You just don’t do it for me).…

    May 22, 2013
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    French Onion Soup [Revisited]

    Soup?! Really? But it’s SPRING. Soup season is over. Or so I thought. This past rainy and chilly Saturday sparked my desire for one last soup for the season. My stepfather and Ma had…

    May 15, 2013
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    Sweets

    Baklava Ice Cream

      This was my first time making ice cream from scratch. I borrowed my Mother’s ice cream maker with the promise of returning it alongside a delicious pint of frozen goodness. My ice cream…

    May 4, 2013
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    Drinks

    Blueberry Thyme Soda

    I’m obsessed with my Soda Stream. Like more than anyone should ever be with a kitchen appliance. I was on the fence about getting one since it seems like such a unnecessary expense but…

    April 12, 2013
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    Macaroni Salad

    For me, the biggest parts about giving up certain foods is the association. I doubt any [sane] person would pass up a piece of their favorite chocolate cake. Why? Because that slice taste more…

    April 10, 2013
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    Breakfast

    Berry Brioche Muffins

    I love making bread. On any given rainy Sunday, you will most likely find me in the kitchen kneading up something delicious. Whether it’s beer bread or pumpernickel or cinnamon rolls will all depend…

    April 9, 2013
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    Searchable Saturdays

          1. LOVING /// Tomorrow marks the first outdoor Farmer’s Market of the year here in Bloomington. I am sure there won’t be much produce yet but lots of delicious local food,…

    April 6, 2013
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    Drinks

    Citrus Thyme Cocktail

      I usually post in the mornings but a happy hour post seemed appropriate with this cocktail recipe. I reserve the winters for beer and baileys and mulled wine. But as the sun starts…

    April 3, 2013
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    Drinks

    Ginger Citrus Infused Rum

      So remember when I made that Blueberry Basil Infused Vodka? Well, it was awesome. So awesome that I needed to play around with more infusions. From what I had read, you only get…

    April 2, 2013
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    Salad

    Wild Rice & Wheatberry Grain Salad

        Helloooo, April. April Fools has always been one of my favorite holidays. I’m ruthless about it. My childhood pranks consisted of unplugging the fridge and turning the house upside down in the…

    April 1, 2013
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    Searchable Saturdays

    Searchable Saturdays

    The posts were a little sparse this week. Things got busy and I mostly relied on leftovers from a big pot of Black Bean Chili for my meals. Things should start to calm down…

    March 30, 2013
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    Searchable Saturdays

    Hello Weekend! The sun shining outside is tricking me into thinking it’s warmer than 20 degrees out. Oh spring – where are you??! Ah well. Here are some inspirational links from the week..  …

    March 23, 2013
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    Entree sandwich

    Lentil Meatball Subs

      Lentils are known for being a good source of protein, increasing energy, helping with digestion, maintaining good cholesterol, and so many other important dietary needs. So, of course, these inciting benefits make me…

    March 22, 2013
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    Adventure

    Citrus Tub Scrub /// Chickpea Spring Issue

      Let’s talk magazine. I love blogs. They are wonderful – accessible, easy to update, and inspiring. But, in my opinion, they will never compare to having a print version of something. Maybe I’m…

    March 21, 2013