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IFBC 2017

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Strudel and I are here in Sacramento with our pal, Erica, attending the 2017 International Food Bloggers Conference.  Today’s fun started with listening to a panel discussion with bloggers, Best Friends for Frosting and Cake Whiz.  Then we were treated … Continue reading

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Strawberry Rose Syrup

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 Seltzer is my drink of choice, and a few years back we got a Soda Stream, which meant that my pantry was able to morph from looking like a seltzer bottle storage area into a space that actually held food. … Continue reading

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Boozy Cherries

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 Truthfully, I should’ve titled this post “Boozy Ass Cherries” since these are some damn boozy cherries. They are not for people who don’t like bourbon, or for people who want boozy cherries today or tomorrow (they need time to soak). They … Continue reading

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Nectarine Fizz

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 Streusel and I agree that we’re both having a great summer, but we’ve also had a lot going on. Most of it’s been exciting things – she’s selling her house, Brandon and I have been doing a lot of work on … Continue reading

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Cherry Ginger Beer

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I have found a new temptation… Ginger Beer. I thought this might go nicely with my expensive addiction each summer… Rainier Cherries! I squeal with delight when I start to see these cherries in the grocery store.  Other cherries pale … Continue reading

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Jamaica Iced Tea

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  When we were in Puerto Vallarta a few weeks ago, a highlight of our visit  was a food tour of the area. We had a great time wandering through downtown sampling all sorts of local foods – chocolate, salsas, ceviche, … Continue reading

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