Ranch Twice Baked Potatoes with Cheddar

Ranch Twice Baked Potatoes with Cheddar

Perfect for Christmas dinner for so many reasons…

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Chunky Chicken Noodle Soup with Fresh Herbs

Chunky Chicken Noodle Soup with Fresh Herbs

The weather has been chilllyyy here in Southern California. Perfect for making this easy bowl of cozy goodness.

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Spiced Red Wine Poached Pears filled with Mascarpone Cream

Spiced Red Wine Poached Pears Filled with Mascarpone Cream

Doesn’t this just scream Christmas dessert to you?

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Crockpot Lemon Garlic Chicken with Artichokes and Fresh Herbs

Crockpot Lemon Garlic Chicken with Artichokes and Fresh Herbs

I realize that not everyone enjoys cooking as much as I do. I also realize that not everyone wants to spend a lot of time cooking. This recipe is for those people.

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Friendsgiving

How To Throw a Friendsgiving

Every year we throw a Friendsgiving at our place and it is easily my favorite day of the year.

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Cucumber Cups with Hummus

Cucumber Cups with Hummus

These are a go-to appetizer of mine. They look pretty fancy (am I right?) and they would be perfect before Thanksgiving dinner.

The hummus recipe is one that I learned in school so I can’t take credit for it, but it is seriously the most amazing hummus recipe I have come across. There are a few additional steps but they are worth it.

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Whipped Feta Dip with Fresh Herbs

Whipped Feta Dip with Fresh Herbs

New camera… feeling like a boss.

Now let’s make some feta dip, amigos.

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Utah

A Trip Cross Country (times 2) and a Broken Camera

 

I spent last month driving cross-country (Southern California to Maine) any camera decided to die the first day in.

All I have are a few pictures from Utah, which are pretty cool.

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Crunchy Chopped Asian Salad

Chopped Crunchy Asian Salad with Sesame Ginger Dressing

Summer is in full swing in Southern California… springsuits, stingrays and tourists baby!

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New Zealand

Surfing New Zealand

I want to move to New Zealand.

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