Monthly Archives: June 2012


Red!

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  I love the color red! Look at these beautiful strawberries tossed with chocolate mint. Red is bold and vibrant… Like on your lips or the door of a house or a lone barn in a field!

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Spinach and Cheese Egg Noodles

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  Even though it got up to 100 degrees earlier this week, I was craving some homemade macaroni and cheese.  I love that this favorite comfort food can stand alone as a meal or become an easy side dish.  This tasty dish … Continue reading

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Rhubarb Wine Pie and a Winefest

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  This past weekend I volunteered at the Colorado Urban Winefest.  I did it not only for the free entry but to try to start a love affair with some local wines…  

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Lemon Ricotta Cookies with Lemon Glaze

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  If sweet, tart, and pillowy is your thing, then I totally have the cookies for you!   Ricotta cookies are awesome; they’re soft and chewy, and in this recipe, the lemon adds a delicious tang in contrast to the … Continue reading

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S’more Pie from ‘Back in the Day’

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  Remember how I told you I love The Back in the Day Bakery Cookbook?   Well, I can’t stay away from it!  Family was in town this week from Connecticut and Cousin Cara requested I make S’more Pie from … Continue reading

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Chardikopita

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 I feel like I’m perpetually searching for recipes that are low-fat, but not too low-fat, if you know what I mean. Butter and oil pack a lot of goodness, but even I get that too much of a good thing … Continue reading

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Dubliner Pies for Two

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  Have you ever tried Dubliner Cheese?  If not, it’s a wonderfully unique cheese.  I can’t get enough of it.  The problem is it’s a bit expensive at my regular grocery store.  I discovered that it is sold at Sam’s … Continue reading

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