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Gluten-Free Apple Cider Fritters

I very rarely make gluten-free treats. Ok, that’s not completely true. I make gluten-free food all the time, just not for the sole reason of it being gluten-free. I don’t have any sort of gluten intolerance, nor do I toy … Continue reading

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Tarragon Turkey Burgers with Bacon, Apple & Brie

Recipe inspiration can come from the strangest of places. Sometimes it’s a commercial, at times a Food Network show will spark inspiration, and sometimes, a trip to the movie theater creates an idea that lingers for days and days. Yes, … Continue reading

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It’s OK, I’ll Make Lamb

Sometimes, I’ll inexplicably crave something odd and random. Usually, it comes from someone at work quoting something random, and then by word association, yadda yadda yadda, I end up cooking something out of the ordinary. So today, a student asked … Continue reading

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Orchard Cake

I love when fun plans come together on a whim. For example, a text message from my sister saying “I think my friend and I are going pumpkin picking near you, want to come?” Well, “near me” meant less than … Continue reading

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An Apple of a Day

Fall in Chicagoland is marked by many distinctive things. The changing of leaves is one, as is the cooler temperature, and the obligatory pumpkin spice latte from Starbucks. In more recent years (since college to be honest) it’s not officially … Continue reading

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