Archive | July, 2011

Italian Flank Steak with Roasted Tomatoes by

Italian Flank Steak with Roasted Tomatoes

Our garden is a success this year! YAY! I’m so happy. Three years ago we dug up a chunk of grass in our small backyard and created our vegetable garden. Our first year wasn’t so successful. Only the turnips and carrots grew. The second summer was even worse. But third time is a charm, because […]

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The Irresistible Grilled Balsamic Artichoke

Is it just me or are food bloggers obsessed with desserts? I understand the appeal of something sweet, decadent and gooey to entice and attract readers. We’re only human. I’m guilty of it myself! But you don’t see people going ga-ga over a roasted chicken, meatloaf or salad like you do over a coma-inducing chocolate […]

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Strawberry-Rhubarb Creamsicles by

Strawberry-Rhubarb Creamsicles

It’s summer. It’s hot. It’s time to chill out. You know, chillax? Who wants to stay indoors and sit behind a computer screen all day? It’s time for sun, fun, pool parties and sandcastles at the beach. It’s time for kids to play all day and explore. It’s time to ride your bikes and meet […]

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Yosemite Photo Album

I just returned from a week in Yosemite. My family and I camped in a tent, hiked the waterfalls, splashed in the ice-cold rivers and lakes of Yosemite. We partied with several other families, shared meals and had a great time. But, reality and home life is now upon us. And I have lots of […]

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Candy Shop Kit Kat Ice Cream Cake by

Candy Shop Kit Kat Ice Cream Cake

If you haven’t noticed, I’m not a baking blog. I do not have the time, patience or stamina to decorate a cake like some of those great baking blogs do. If you want me to direct you to some mind-blowing dessert divas, let me know. Like most projects I start, I have the best intentions […]

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