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5 Delicious Beet Recipes + How to Roast Them

by evh September 29, 2014
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It took me a long time to come around to the world of beets and truly appreciate them. It was one of “those” vegetables that I just didn’t care for –– not for having a bad experience with them, but more for I just really didn’t know how to eat them so I chose not […]

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In the Groove: Fish + Grilled Rosemary Chips

by evh August 19, 2014
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This back to school stuff is hard. Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE having a routine again but boy the last few days have been exhausting. Part of it is from the early mornings, no more summer slumbers of lazy sleeping in days. The other part of it is these are long, stimulating days for […]

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Happy: Cajeta Dutch Baby

by evh July 22, 2014
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Today, is a blue sky and hot summer day. Today, marks less than a week until school starts for my kiddos – can I get a yippee?!  Today, is a just a Tuesday but for some it also happens to be their special day. Yes, today is my birthday and while I’ve never been one […]

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Quick Pan: Smoked Brisket Chilaquiles

by evh May 8, 2014
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It was years ago, in a Los Angeles restaurant, when I first learned about chilaquiles and their magical ways. Eduardo was a gentle giant that worked the hot line in the kitchen and was often left in charge of the “Family Meal.” On occasion, he would serve up his version of chilaquiles and the staff […]

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Strawberry Basil Sangria

by evh April 22, 2014
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Strawberry Basil Sangria ~ When I was a kid I became obsessed with all things strawberry. From my scented strawberry shortcake dolls to my love of strawberry flavored maple syrup on my morning pancakes to angel food cakes smothered in fresh strawberries and whipped cream – it was a thing but I guess this could […]

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Sweet & Salty Yum: Chocolate Chip Cookie Pretzel Bars

by evh March 14, 2014
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I have a sweet tooth. I have had it ever since I can remember. I am a “dessert, please!” kind of person. I have, however, noticed that it’s beginning to change a bit as I get (cough, cough) older. I don’t need that full-on in-your-face sugar rush, in fact those seem to only want to […]

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Let Them Eat: Chocolate Chip & Coconut Cake with Toasted Coconut Butter Cream

by evh February 28, 2014
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Do you believe in Mercury Retrograde? Well, if you do it kinda explains a lot about this past month’s events and all of the cra-cra things that have been happening to friends and family both near and far. If you don’t … well, I guess consider it the ebbs and flows of life. Either way, […]

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Casual Farm to Fork Sophistication: Eden East

by evh February 27, 2014
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This year, Citygram Magazine has joined forces with the Austin Food Bloggers Alliance to complete the annual City Guide. When the question came about for featuring some the “Best Atmosphere” restaurants around town, I could not resist highlighting one of my favorite spots –– Eden East. Not only is Chef Sonya Coté producing some of the […]

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Oh The Places You’ll Go With This KitchenAid Infographic

by evh February 18, 2014
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I have been in love with my KitchenAid mixer for years –– it’s a beautiful machine –– but I had no idea about all of the things it could really do to reach it’s full potential. I also love a good infographic (don’t you?) so I am sharing this super cool one sent to me […]

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Recipe Round-Up: Super Bowl Game Changers Queso Beans and MORE!

by evh January 30, 2014
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Soooo … I guess there’s a BIG game coming up on Sunday?! Perhaps you’ve heard about the Super Bowl and maybe you are even planning to watch the game? I have many fond memories of Super Bowl Sundays of past at my parents parties. After all of the holiday hoopla was gone and the New […]

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