Monthly Archives: April 2009

C’mon in. Sit. Have some coffee…

In an effort to stay in the kitchen, yet back away from the food this week, I borrowed an idea from Stacey over at Stacey Snacks (with her blessing, of course). And if you haven’t been over to her place yet- go! You will always learn much, leave inspired, and never be disappointed. While we […]

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Pomegranate Sangria

Well I’d like to make a toast- to the ending of a week that belongs in parts waaaaay south of here, and definitely hotter than where I’m at right now. Yup, straight out of the pages of Craptasticville, Mayored, I’m sure, by that Murphy guy, every recipe my hands touched this week took a dive. […]

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Lemon Souffle

I always laugh a bit when I hear the weather men talk about the “Official beginning of summer”. Here, in the Phoenix area, our weather knows no stinking dates. It gets hot when it wants to, and hot is what it was today- mid 90’s. I caved. My air conditioner is officially on. I, am […]

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Marian Antoinette DeCicco’s cheesecake

Guess what?! I lost 20 lbs!! So let’s celebrate, and make a cheesecake, y’all! I know, my last post was my Easter pie, but I had some left over ricotta and Lord knows, you never let good ricotta go to waste. So, I figured I’d get the cheesecake thing out of my system, and then […]

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Easter Pie, or Pastiera Di Grano

I had thoughts of elegant pictures, and a post rich in history to accompany my recipe today. But as the evening progressed, I find myself giving in to the aches and pains of today’s double workout. Our daily work out is at 9:30 a.m., and then one at 3:00 p.m. for those in our Get […]

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