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Fresh Fruit Crisp

Embracing Summer’s Bounty with Fresh Fruit Crisps

Today is #PieDay in the blogosphere/twittersphere, and though I have conquered most of my phobia around pie crust, and would jump onto this crusty adventure in a heartbeat, alas my summer schedule so far favors preparing quick crisps. Fresh fruit pie filling and crisp filling really are one in the same. So the real difference […]

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Goodbye BlogHerFood 12, Hello Summer!

Chirping birds instead of chirping alarm clocks alert me that morning has arrived. That’s how I know that the school lunch sandwich-making is on hiatus and summer is here. At 5PM Sunday I swallowed the last bite of my graduation sandwich. Amidst my exhaustion, I could almost feel the childhood excitement that pervades your body […]

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A Graduation Sandwich: Served up at BlogHerFood 12 in Seattle!

8th Grade Graduation Thursday BlogHerFood Friday and Saturday High School Graduation Set-up Sunday And that is what I call a graduation sandwich! How it comes together: Tomorrow, my youngest teen graduates from 8th grade, or as her English teacher reminds them – it’s just a promotion. Regardless of the moniker, after tomorrow, I will officially […]

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Five Easy Recipe Ideas for Memorial Day Weekend

Firing up the grill for the first time this weekend? Hosting or attending a neighborhood gathering to kick off the summer? Celebrating a graduation? Whatever the reason, most of us will be joining family or friends to soak up the warm sun and celebrate the end of school and the start of some much needed […]

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A Fun Twist on Two Classics: Key Lime Bars with Chocolate Pistachio Crust

What do you get when you cross a lemon bar with key lime pie? Key Lime Bars with Chocolate Pistachio Crust. Key lime pie is a recent addition to our Thanksgiving food traditions. How did this happen? Well, honestly, I don’t know. I think @dormantchef wanted to recreate something we once made in our gourmet […]

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Wordless Wednesday: A Mother’s Day to Remember

Thanks to @dormantchef and @techsavvyteen for contributing some of the photos! Share this post:

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Melissa Clark's Corn Salad

Just in Time for Mother’s Day and Summer: Melissa Clark’s Make-Ahead Corn Salad

Busy. Frantic. Schizophrenic. Over-booked. These are the modifiers that pop into my head while looking at my May/June calendar. Teacher appreciation lunches, SAT and AP tests, Mother’s Day, @dormantchef’s birthday, Memorial Day Weekend, my birthday, my daughter’s graduation, BlogherFood (I’m speaking!) and the list could go on. But I know I’m not alone in this […]

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Wordless Wednesday: The Shrimp Trucks of Oahu’s North Shore

Where the gourmet food truck craze really began! Thanks to @techsavvyteen and @dormantchef for the beautiful photos!   North Oahu on Dwellable Share this post:

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