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Lemon Ricotta Poppy Seed Glazed Pancakes {with Video}

by evh July 6, 2017

Lemon Ricotta Poppy Seed Glazed Pancakes ~ With summertime here you would think things would slow down for a bit. While some things have slightly slowed such as calmer mornings by not having to race off to school every day and longer pajama wearing moments, other things seem to have sped up such as planning […]

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Creamy Garlic Potatoes {with Video}

by evh May 30, 2017
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Creamy Garlic Potatoes {with Video} ~ As of late I have been in need of more comfort foods, okay maybe not as of late because, really, one can always enjoy comfort foods in my opinion. When dinner time rolls around there’s a moment of yes, I’ve got the main dish figured out but what the heck […]

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Texas Pesto {with Video}

by evh April 11, 2017
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Texas Pesto ~ Sometimes it’s fun to take a classic and add your own pizzazz to it. You know … switch it up a bit. This go-around I added some Texas flare to a simple pesto recipe to give it a little more kick but not too much I want to the kiddos to be […]

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Dark Chocolate Orange Rum Balls

by evh December 23, 2016
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Dark Chocolate Orange Rum Balls ~ Holy balls of holiday goodness! We adults can all use a little fun and special treat around this time of year, amiright? Sure … we can decorate the sugar cookies like nobody’s business, and drink in the egg nog with the best of them but, I am talking a little […]

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Warm Apple Oatmeal Crumble

by evh November 3, 2016
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Warm Apple Oatmeal Crumble ~ You know I am crazy about apple season! Every year we make our way back to the midwest and go apple picking through the colorful foliage while snapping a ton of photos and eating crunchy apples along the way. This year, however, we weren’t able to make it back but […]

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Zucchini, Walnut + Ricotta Cheese Penne Pasta

by evh June 10, 2016
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Zucchini, Walnut + Ricotta Cheese Penne Pasta ~ It’s officially summer. School is out, the kids are home, and that means filling up the days with water-y fun and summer-y activities … so who has time to cook? I try not to turn my oven on as much as possible during these blistery hot days […]

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Quinoa Kale Salad with Orange Poppy Seed Dressing

by evh January 30, 2015
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Quinoa Kale Salad with Orange Poppy Seed Dressing ~ Did you make a “get healthy” or a “stay healthy” New Year’s resolution and perhaps already broke it? Or have you found yourself recently hiding and picking through boxes of girls scout cookies? Who me? It’s ok, really, those cute girl scouts get us every year […]

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Double Chocolate Orange Biscotti

by evh December 23, 2014
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Double Chocolate Orange Biscotti ~ The combination of orange with chocolate has long been a favorite of mine, especially during the holiday season. Fresh seasonal oranges twirling around with not one but two types of chocolate –– what’s not to love? Sweet, tangy oranges blended with rich dark chocolate and white chocolate just oozes with […]

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Creamy Eggplant Soup

by evh November 18, 2014
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Creamy Eggplant Soup ~ We have been huddled in the house for the last couple of weeks with some sort of virus — blah. First it was my youngest, followed by my oldest. These boys are very needed when they are ill too — geesh! Don’t get me wrong, I love them and enjoy all […]

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{Slow Cooker} Honey Apple Challah Stuffing

by evh November 3, 2014
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Slow Cooker Honey Apple Challah Stuffing ~ We moved around a lot when I was a kid and one of my favorite kitchens that we had over the years was equipped with not one but two ovens. Two! I remember thinking how cool this idea was and all of the possibilities that came with it. […]

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