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From Me To You

From my cheesy, whole-wheat spinach deep dish pizza-eating, diet IBC Root beer-drinking, tulip-loving, cupcake-baking neighborhood food blogger! Enjoy the evening, and I’ll be back tomorrow with recipes!

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S’mores Cheesecake

Happy 2012 to you all! I’m truly glad to have kissed 2011 goodbye, and am looking forward to what this next year will bring. Adam and I had a low-key New Years Eve with homemade cheese fondue, and I spent … Continue reading

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Salted Caramel & Chocolate Bread Pudding

For the last few years, Hanukkah has fallen during a fairly inconvenient time within the holiday season. Seriously, last year, Hanukkah was three days after Thanksgiving! Since the celebration of Hanukkah is a relatively minor holiday, and what we really … Continue reading

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Alfajores, or Caramel-Filled Shortbread Sandwiches

Being a Spanish teacher who is fairly obsessed with food and food traditions has its benefits. In addition to being able to share these traditions with my students, I relish opportunities to eat and recreate them. I know the glory … Continue reading

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Festive Fingernail Friday!

In preparation for the upcoming holidays, I hosted a nail art club meeting at school on Tuesday. We all did something slightly different, but there was a definite theme: Some of us did Santa jackets Some of us did Winter … Continue reading

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