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Honey Baked Brie Apples

by evh December 29, 2015
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Honey Baked Brie Apples ~ Ok, I know, you are done eating for the year. Ok maybe you are not calling it yet and are waiting until the clock strikes midnight to take your break from food and hefty indulgences. Well … New Years Eve is here and a girls gotta eat something to go […]

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Pomegranate Ginger Sparklers

by evh November 21, 2014
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Pomegranate Ginger Sparklers ~ During the holidays my mother would always make a “special” drink for us kids. It was basically sprite (which was a treat in itself) mixed with rainbow sherbert aka the sugar bomb. I have many fond memories of slurping copious amounts of this down while gaining many pink and orange mustaches […]

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Pumpkin Seed Pesto Crostini + More Thanksgiving Day Appetizers

by evh November 19, 2014
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While my holiday food frenzy has already begun, for most, the holiday hoopla begins next week. You have your mind elsewhere (and that’s ok), or really, your mind is everywhere because it can all be a bit overwhelming. Well, I am here to help (hopefully), while you are busy planning that perfect turkey brine or fry […]

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Happy New Year’s Treats: Honey Baked Brie Apples + More

by evh December 27, 2013
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Honey Baked Brie Apples ~ I say this every year, as if I am in the Groundhog Day movie or, like I don’t expect the calendar to roll over to a new year after the holidays have arrived –– where does the time go? Well, here we are (once again) with thoughts of Auld Lang […]

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Dip Into the Holidays: Zesty Shrimp Dip

by evh December 24, 2013
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Sounds kinda fancy and looks kinda fancy but this Zesty Shrimp Dip is SO, so easy and full of flavor. My mom has been making Shrimp Dip every holiday since the 80’s, I think –– if my memory serves me well today? Back then, it started out as cans and jars of things thrown together into […]

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New Episode: Cranberry Gin Fizz Holiday Cocktail

by evh December 19, 2013
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The holiday season calls for many gatherings with friends (both old and new) and family. It’s a joyful time that requires special celebrations to be paired with whimsical treats, family traditions and holiday cheer. One of my favorite drinks to whip-up during these times is a Cranberry Gin Fizz. Slightly sweet with a touch of […]

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Day Two: 12 Days of Holiday Cookies ~ Nan’s Shortbread Cookies from Frankly Entertaining

by evh December 3, 2013
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Meeting Sarah feels like meeting an old friend. I haven’t known her very long but she’s one of those people you meet and already feel as though you have shared so much. Sarah is a mother of SIX, that is not a typo, she really does have six kids (ranging in ages from 10 to […]

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Special Guest: Fried Turkey Recipe and How-To Video

by evh November 7, 2013
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Growing up I always remember my mom getting up at the crack of dawn to put the Thanksgiving turkey into the oven. It was an all-day process of monitoring and basting the turkey. About ten years ago, I had my first-ever fried turkey and it was a revelation: perfect crispy skin on the outside with moist, […]

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Warming Up: Spiked Apple Cider

by evh November 6, 2013
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At the recent Green Corn Project Event, held at the lovely Boggy Creek Farm, I ran across something that I just had to share with you. One, because it was so good and two because I thought “why didn’t I think of that?” … genius idea. When I think of warm autumn or winter libations, […]

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In the Kitchen with Surface Pro: Local Savour Easy 4 Ingredient Salad Dressing

by evh July 2, 2013
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Local Savour has been an amazing adventure for me (and a BIG thank YOU for following along) –– from discovering new foods to try, meeting fantastic people, creating dishes and recipes to talk about and sharing a locavore philosophy has been fantastic … but did you know there’s a whole other side to this here lil’ […]

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