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Feta and Fresh Herb Quick Bread

Need to use those summer herbs fresh from your garden? Want a lovely summery quick bread with that added hit of fresh feta? This is it. This is really is a wonderful fresh and yummy bread that stands on it’s own. And just so you know, it’s amazing paired with a nice cold glass of white wine   Feta and
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Soft Wrap Bread

Happy after Thanksgiving! This is the perfect wrap bread for any turkey you might have leftover. It is easy to make, doesn’t really take long at all and come on, who doesn’t like soft fried bread! Even if you are way over Thanksgiving and have already finished off your leftovers, this soft bread is so so so good. We would
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Apricot Breakfast Bars

Back to school time!! Need a in the car on the way to school quick get this into your body before school quick bar? This could work for you. These are delicious and the recipe can totally be tweaked to your taste. Add what you want, take away what you want, whatever. We happen to think dried cherries would be
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Academy Award Dark Chocolate Caramel Popcorn

So this is it. This is what you all need to sit and watch the Academy Awards with for like hours. It just is. Pair with a glass (or “glasses”) of champagne and you’ve got yourself quite the night. This is our variation on Moose Munch, which is addictive so we made ours too. Just sayin’. So go fill out
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Chocolate Caramel Honeycomb with Salted Mixed Nuts

It is national squirrel appreciation day on Thursday, the 21st. That’s right, you heard me. National. Squirrel. Appreciation. Day. We did not make this up. And some of you might not appreciate squirrels at all. Like when they eat all that bird seed you put out for THE BIRDS or how about when they run under your car? We hate
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Garlic Cheddar Beer Bread

This is definitely BEER bread, very “beery” with a splash of cheese. It is a easy quick bread that goes great with a hearty summer soup or red beans and rice or since it’s summer….a really nice summer cocktail As you would imagine, this bread is awesome toasted and drenched in more melted butter. Lots.   Garlic Cheddar Beer Bread
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Slutty Brownies

Slutty Brownies. Yeah, that’s right – Slutty Brownies. These are over the top, out of control decadent – These can not be described other than you feel like you should hide when you eat them because who eats stuff like this? A buttery chocolate chip cookie? Yes, please….but wait, a couple of oreo’s – sure and wait (!) a deep
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Margarita Gummies

    Margarita Gummies? Say what? Yep. And tomorrow is  Cinco de Mayo no less  (May 5th!!). Crazy stuff. These are strong so watch it! They are very “gummy” like in texture so if you are an original gummy fan, meaning pretty rubbery, then you will love this. Well, texture and the buzz you’re going to get from them! Have fun…..and
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Happy New Years Day Quiche

  Here is a great fresh quiche that can be made ahead of time and re-heated on New Years Day. It’s also a lovely recipe that can be played with ingredients wise. This is the basic recipe but we’ll tell you, we usually always add bacon (at least in Susie’s house!) and asparagus is always a tasty addition. Remember….make it
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Citrus Crisps

Last month Susie came to visit for the Academy Awards. I think we’ve mentioned it before, but the Academy Awards are definitely Susie’s favorite holiday. We fill out brackets, eat an obscene amount of candy, and have a prize named Oscar. The point is, we love the Oscars. This year, it was also my cousin Shirel’s graduation from the Culinary
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