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Nothing to Trifle With

99% of the reason I came off blogging hiatus was to share this with the world:   That is my personal creation: Chocolate Caramel Heath Bar Trifle. And it was delicious!     I’m getting a reputation for trifle-making. I’m … Continue reading

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Smoothie Week

In the spirit of my New Year’s Resolutions, we’ve been trying to incorporate more fresh foods into our diet. We have been doing pretty well with portion control and watching our sweets. We have not been doing well with eating … Continue reading

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I Coulda Written That

Did you know that there are people who *gasp* use Google to find recipes? AND did you know that these recipes don’t always turn out so great? Unbelievable, right? Because everything I’ve ever Googled has been perfectly accurate. But the … Continue reading

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Happy Mother’s Day

We Contes cheated and celebrated Mother’s Day last weekend. It worked out better for my Albany-based brother and sister-in-law to come up that weekend. It was really nice to listen to all the Mother’s Day commercials and know that I … Continue reading

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The Family Chef

I got a call from my mother-in-law last week. She asked me if I wanted to make something for her upcoming birthday party, since I’m the family chef and all. (The ironic thing about that statement is that my brother-in-law … Continue reading

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This Post Brought to You by Kelocity and Kraft

Last month, Kelley over at Kelocity.com won a dinner party to sample Kraft’s new Philadelphia Cooking Crème. They sent her a pretty sweet package and she decided to pay it forward by sending two of her faithful readers a goody … Continue reading

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Meatless Fridays

In case you were able to escape the news, it’s Lent. Snuck up on you, didn’t it? It did for me. This year, I’m giving up Facebook (gasp!) and, of course, meat on Ash Wednesday and every Friday until Easter. … Continue reading

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