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Southwestern Chicken Enchiladas with Homemade Enchilada Sauce

by evh January 10, 2017
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 Southwestern Chicken Enchiladas with Homemade Enchilada Sauce ~ Oh thank goodness school is back in. Don’t get me wrong, the holiday break was good and I do enjoy sleeping in but … it’s good to be back into the swing of things. With the weekly routine, of course, comes a more consistent dinnertime and menu planning […]

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I O Ranch: 10 Reasons to Choose Grass-Fed Meats Over Conventional

by evh January 22, 2014
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The large cold meat aisles in grocery stores have always kinda grossed me out. The smells, the buzzing of the refrigerators, the overly bright red juices added into the meats and just the copious amounts of beef and poultry in one place is enough for me to run the other way. One of the main reasons […]

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Urban Dwellings: All Kooped Up

by evh January 16, 2014
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Have you ever fantasized about having chickens running around in your backyard? Or dreamt about getting fresh eggs for breakfast in the morning without leaving your homeland? Or is that just me? I first met Dan and Cathy Ellenbrook, owners of All Kooped Up, at the Lone Star Farmers Market one Sunday afternoon. Upon meeting, I […]

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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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New Episode: Yogurt Cranberry Cake with White Chocolate Icing

by evh November 12, 2013
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Lights, music, signs and decorations … ready or not, it’s all creeping into our everyday life so there’s no denying that the holidays are just around the corner. Holy wow. Countdowns to Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Day have all begun. Ovens and slow cookers are starting to burn around the clock as we head […]

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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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New Episode: Baked Polenta Fries

by evh September 17, 2013
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Baked Polenta Fries ~ Polenta is often times over looked as a great side dish. Polenta is basically cornmeal boiled together with a little milk and water until it becomes creamy and then fresh parmesan cheese and olive oil are added to give it the right amount of flavor and consistency –– It’s fairly easy to […]

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New Episode: Texas Frittata in the Local Savour Kitchen

by evh September 10, 2013
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From an early morning breakfast to an afternoon brunch or a midnight snack –– eggs can be enjoyed anytime of the day in my world. The Local Savour Texas Frittata combines sweet and hot peppers along side salty cojita cheese and bakes it into one delicious meal. Watch the latest video to see how I make it […]

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Squares

by evh September 3, 2013
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Chocolate Peanut Butter Squares –– need I say more? What is it about this combination that I find so irresistible and so gosh dang gooooooood? I told you I’ve been naughty –– lucky for me I have great neighbors and friends willing to help me eat up all of these delicious treats as well as this […]

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New Episode: Texas Egg Salad Sandwich

by evh July 24, 2013
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I absolutely love a good egg salad sandwich –– there’s just something special about them -– rich creamy eggs piled on fresh bread –– a-m-a-zing in my book. The Texas Egg Salad Sandwich spices up a classic and pairs it with garlic-y (and BIG) slices of Texas Toast making for a fantastic combination. Watch how to make it here […]

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