Monthly Archives: April 2011

Oreo Cheesecake Cookies And A Slice Of Gypsy Jazz Guitar

I couldn’t wait to try these. Oreo AND cheesecake AND chocolate chips in a cookie? Yes! Oreo Cheesecake Cookies Ingredients: ½ cup unsalted butter, softened 3 ounces cream cheese, softened 1 cup sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup flour … Continue reading

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Skillet Orzo With Shrimp And Feta

Just in case anyone needs a meatless meal for a Friday during Lent, I highly recommend this dish. Me, I’m a Cafeteria Catholic. I pick and choose the bits that I like. Christmas, oh yeah. Smells and bells, double oh … Continue reading

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Peeps S’mores

I know. Stop with the s’mores already. Now, not a peep out of any of you before having a look at these macabre melting cuties. I saw these Easter S’mores over at Bittersweet and knew my kids would love them. … Continue reading

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More S’mores. S’mores Cake.

Did you know that there is a S’mores Facebook page? My favorite recent s’mores status there: “I ate you two days in a row…yesterday & day before. Damn you.” S’mores will do that. You just want more. s’more. Here’s s’more … Continue reading

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Blue Cheese And Walnut Stuffed Chicken Breasts With Jalapeño Roasted Potatoes

This week, The Contrast Podcast is busting out all over with songs about The Chest. If you want to hear a bunch of top heavy songs, well, this episode will knocker your socks off. Check it out here. Just don’t … Continue reading

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Time For More Cupcakes. Make that S’mores Cupcakes.

The (only) problem with a mini vacation is that re-entry to real life is so hard. I’m just back after a few days away and trying hard to make the transition from the dazzling sun of Key West to the … Continue reading

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Beef And Broccoli Stir Fry

This recipe is a really good version of an old stand by. Very quick, very easy. Just add chopsticks. Beef and Broccoli Stir-Fry Ingredients: 1/2 cup water 1/4 cup hoisin sauce 1/4 cup sherry 2 Tbs soy sauce 2 tsp … Continue reading

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