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Snack On! Homemade Cheez-Its

Snack On! Homemade Cheez-Its

My Aunt Cary made homemade Cheez-Its and then she emailed to tell me that they were really good. And I was intrigued. I’d been meaning to make crackers, mostly because I have an obsession with snack-y foods and crackers fall snuggly under the snack-y category. But Cheez-Its? They hadn’t crossed my mind in over a … Continue reading

Smoked Trout Dip Dip Dip to My Lu

Smoked Trout Dip Dip Dip to My Lu

Dip. My Lu. I am so in love with that little darlin’. Man. And I really like this dip too. So, let’s focus… If you’re anything like me and eat large quantities of hummus, but that’s about the only dip you do…then this dip is for you! It’s super simple to make. The smoked trout tastes … Continue reading

Juicy Fruit…It’s Gonna Move Ya

Juicy Fruit…It’s Gonna Move Ya

Meet Lucy. Rhymes with Juicy, which is what I call her. It’s short for Juicy Fruit. She lives in our house. She is Stevie’s dog. She doesn’t typically ride on motorcycles. But, this particular photo graces our living room wall. I love it. Maybe there’s some correlation between Juicy and Stevie moving in and my … Continue reading

Burn Baby Burn

Burn Baby Burn

The bells are on fire… Making this salad harkens back to those middle school science project days. It requires tongs, plastic wrap and a hot flame. The project’s pinnacle is the peeling of the burnt peppers. You’d think it would be hard, but by placing the blackened peppers in bowl covered in plastic wrap, they … Continue reading

Reflections

Reflections

The rain has been relentless. Factor in the gusty wind and we’ve got sideways pelting wetness that renders umbrellas inside out and useless in seconds flat. I think it’s starting to turn me inside out as well. I’ve been in such a reflective state. Wouldn’t it be nice if I could tell you that this … Continue reading

Springtime Duet

Springtime Duet

I got my new Cuisinart SmartPower Duet Blender/Food Processor in the mail last week. I’d ordered it from one of those daily discount shopping newsletters. I signed up because I didn’t know any better. No, that’s not true. I did know better, but I signed up anyway. I received an email every morning that highlighted … Continue reading