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Easy Peasy Risotto

I love risotto. I especially love this easy to make risotto recipe. Say goodbye to standing by the stove and stirring constantly for hours. This recipe takes minutes to make delicious risotto in a pressure cooker. Ingredients: – 3 Tablespoons butter – 1 small onion chopped finely – 1 cup Arborio rice – 1 cup […]

Divine Deviled Eggs

The one thing that I love more than making deviled eggs, is eating deviled eggs. This easy recipe will add a little zip to those traditional deviled eggs. Ingredients: Eggs (hardboiled) Old Bay seasoning sugar Mayonnaise Paprika Method: First hardboil your eggs.  Once the eggs are hardboiled, peel off the shell and discard the shell. […]

Relax in Bodega Bay

One of my favorite local get-a-way locations is Bodega Bay. It makes a great place for a relaxing day trip. Take a Friday off of work and drive there in the morning. Enjoy the view and make a stop at the beach! Have lunch at the Boat House restaurant. http://www.sonomacounty.com/restaurants/boat-house The BBQ oysters, clam chowder, […]

Best banana bread ever!

When life gives you overripe bananas, make banana bread! Here’s a recipe for quick, easy, and delicious banana bread. This will become a fast family favorite! Ingredients: 3 or 4 ripe bananas (mashed up) 1/3 cup melted butter 3/4 cup sugar 1 egg (beaten) 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 teaspoon baking soda Pinch of salt 1 […]

Weekend adventure in Monterey, CA

Monterey is a historic and scenic coastal city in California that is about a 2 hour drive from San Francisco, and a 5 hour drive from Los Angeles. Start your morning off right with a wonderful breakfast at First Awakenings. The restaurant is located in an indoor shopping center in Pacific Grove, California. The lines […]

The easiest lemon tarts that you’ll ever make!

These lemon tarts are simple to make and delicious! Ingredients: 1/2 cup lemon curd 1/2 cup spreadable goat cheese Mini fillo dough shells Method: Mix the lemon curd and goat cheese with an electric mixer. Fill ready made fillo dough shells with lemon cheese mixture. Serve and enjoy! The fillo dough shells that I got […]

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New York’s Finest Food Trucks

Whether you are living in NYC or just visiting, the street food is something everyone looks forward to. A few years ago food trucks carried simple menus like burgers, fries, hot dogs and ice-cream. Not anymore. Food trucks in NYC have become elaborate feeding hungry patrons local and international cuisine. Cheesesteak, Pizza, Seafood, fresh-fried falafel […]

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7 Items You Should Pack When Going on a Family Cruise

It’s that time of year again when many of us begin to plan our next big summer vacation! Whether you’re taking a trip close to home, or venturing out into open waters, there are a few things that you should pack that will make your trip more enjoyable. For those of you who are planning […]

The 5 Best Food Cities In America

The food scene in America is incredibly diverse, a true reflection of the people that inhabit this country.While there are so many cities that put a unique spin on food and have their own distinct taste, there are a few cities that stand above the rest. I bring you the five best food cities in […]

Make Thanksgiving Great With These 8 Dishes

Thanksgiving is right around the corner; it is a special time of the year that gives you the opportunity to gather with all your friends and family, as well as enjoy a great meal. If you are still scrambling to decide what you will cook, I am here to help! Check out some of the […]

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