September 2009

I think I’m in love.

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It was Saturday night and I had just left the BlogHer Food conference.  It was a warm night in San Francisco as I walked the few short blocks to Tropisueño for the after party hosted by Elise Bauer (Simply Recipes), Jaden Hair (Steamy Kitchen), and Ree Drummond (The Pioneer Woman).  The party was already hopping […]

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How do you like my new dress?

Okay, it’s not a dress. It’s a new look for my site. I started making small changes a couple of weeks ago and I just couldn’t stop. So… what do you think? I’d love to hear your opinions (“I love it!”, “I hate it!”, “You smell funny”… you know, whatever you’re thinking) and please let […]

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A delicious mess

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It started out innocently enough. I was struck with a chocolate craving… a creamy, comforting kind of chocolate craving. This meant pudding. Not just pudding but pudding pie complete with a graham cracker crust. Sounds delicious, right? There I was standing in Dan’s kitchen, defenseless against the siren song of chocolate pudding pie. I had […]

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Shameless

Dear Readers, I have a favor to ask. *looks down nervously*… You see, there is a little thing coming up in November where Foodbuzz will be handing out awards for things like best blog, who you’d like to have dinner with, best food photography, etc., etc.  (You can read more about the full list of […]

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Roasted tomato soup

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It wasn’t until I moved to California that I began to appreciate changes in weather. Absence makes the heart grow fonder, and all of that. Growing up, my time was split between Georgia and Texas, and in both states we lived on the coast so the storms could be spectacular. But I took the almost […]

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arugula and peach salad with honeyed vinaigrette

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Okay, so… I know the summer peaches are almost gone, and that’s really a bummer (I love peaches).  But just in case you still have one or two lying around without a purpose I wanted to share this with you.  This salad was inspired by one I had at the Taste of the Nation in […]

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Cherry white chocolate muffins with pecan streusel topping

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The name, though a bit long, sounds kind of exciting doesn’t it? Yep. The name is pretty exciting. The muffins aren’t bad either… although they are not as exciting as I had hoped. Oh, they are tasty good. But I didn’t put enough cherry OR white chocolate into them. And somehow there is never enough […]

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