Southwestern Breakfast Skillet

Hearty Pumpkin Pancakes

Pumpkin rocks!  Who’s with me? Nothing quite says fall like pumpkin.  Whether it is a decorated pumpkin sitting on a doorstep or mantle, the aroma of pumpkin pies baking, or driving past a pumpkin patch and seeing all of those gorgeous orange pumpkins scattered about a field–pumpkins scream fall.  For me, when it comes to… 

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Miracle-Gro AeroGarden #AeroGarden #ad

Extending the Growing Season with an Aerogarden Prize Package GIVEAWAY

I have a green thumb.  Occasionally.  That is to say, when I remember to water my plants, give them light…you know the drill.  Yes–they need to be fed to thrive.  Amazing, isn’t it? Now that my garden has frozen over, I was thrilled to get a chance to try out a Miracle-Gro AeroGarden.  And uber-excited… 

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stuffed peppers

Hot & Dirty Stuffed Peppers

Today we’re talking about hot & Dirty Stuffed Peppers Stuffed peppers.  The hot and dirty kind.  Filled with hot and spicy goodness that kicks you right back and has you begging for more.   If you like dirty rice, but want to kick it up a notch…this is the recipe you’ve been waiting for.  We… 

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Greek Cheese Ball

Greek Olive Cheese Ball- an Appealing Appetizer

There’s something about the fall air that has me thinking about the holidays, and appetizers.  Because, with any holiday–every holiday really–comes the inclination to entertain and be with family and friends. Since I live in Wisconsin, I decided to get a little bit cheesy.  Yeah, I know.  That was the definition of cheesiness right there. … 

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Chocolate Turtles

Chocolate Turtles

Chocolate Turtles- scrumptious sweet goodness in every bite! This isn’t your Grandma’s turtle soup.  Well, hey–it’s not soup at all, and it really doesn’t even consist of turtles.  And if you’re like me sweet bites of perfection are mostly all about taste.  Swirling chocolate on top so they look decadent and pretty is just a… 

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Mango-Papaya Brown Butter Cinnamon Crepes

Norma’s at Le Parker Meridien–A Heavenly Brunch

You aren’t planning on leaving New York City without having brunch, are you?  If you’re only here for a couple of days you have to make Norma’s, at Le Parker Meridien in midtown Manhattan, your one brunch destination.  This is Super Brunch, Brunch x 10, Brunch on amphetamines.  This is like the diva of diner food. … 

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Travel to Washington DC

Washington D.C.–Where to Stay and Play

Where to Stay in the District of Columbia–Boutique Accommodations Washington DC, home to one of the most powerful governments in the world, a city overflowing with monuments, museums, hotels and government buildings.  Too much to focus on?  Here are some unique suggestions to help you out. Mt. Vernon Square Bed and Breakfast This historic three-story… 

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