Monthly Archives: January 2011

Spiced Candied Walnuts


In our household we’re big fans of snacking. There’s always a large selection of things to nibble on just because sometimes you want sweet, while other times you want salty and other times still, you just need a little something … Continue reading

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Double Bacon Cheddar Burgers… That’s right, I said DOUBLE!


Attention! Anyone with high cholesterol, a history of a previous heart attack, doctors, vegetarians or those on a diet… Avert thine eyes! Do not proceed! Look here instead or even here.  Right now, it’s all about the meat, mostly bacon and … Continue reading

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My Illicit Love Affair… Chocolate Overload Trifle


Yes, I must admit it… I had an affair. It was torrid and intense. At first I resisted the temptation, that lure of desire. It all seemed so innocent. As I gazed lustfully, admiring every inch I began to realize that … Continue reading

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Quinoa… “Qua?” “Keen-What?”… “Keen-Wah!”


It’s that time of the year. The time of the year when we’re all still meticulously sticking to our New Year’s health, exercise and diet resolutions. The time of the year when we (hopefully) have not yet plummeted head first … Continue reading

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