Monthly Archives: January 2012

Cranberry Apple Chicken with “Burnt Broccoli”

So today I read about something called “burnt broccoli”. A few girls on a dinner forum were asking for the recipe. I read the post, and I read most of the suggested recipes. One of the girls, named Hayley, had … Continue reading

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Blueberry and Blackberry Galette

Isn’t this photo gorgeous? I treated my office to this delectable treat. One of my coworkers had his fancy camera with him, along with his new 50mm lens. I was able to play around with it, and the shots came … Continue reading

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Risotto with Scallops and Tomatoes

I knew I wanted seafood tonight since my non-seafood loving sister wouldn’t be joining us for dinner. I was thinking about shrimp—my favorite shrimp scampi recipe. My husband and I stop at the supermarket on the way home to pick … Continue reading

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Chipotle Pork Chops with Creamy Mashed Potatoes

My mom was kind enough to buy some pork chops for me to cook tonight. I don’t make pork chops too often, but when I do I usually make a finger-lickin’ mustard sauce or apple butter sauce to go along … Continue reading

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Chicken Meatballs with Peppers

So today is a big day. My football team, the NY Giants, are playing the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC Championship game. Like every Sunday during the football season, we are always eating and drinking. When the games are … Continue reading

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Yay! My first post!

I finally made it! Post number 1. I’ve been wanting to start this blog for some time now, but I’ve been pre-occupied with planning my wedding to the love of my life. I am now a happy newlywed, and in … Continue reading

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