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Top 10 Fast Family Dinners

No Comments | Written on September 19, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

We’ve all been there.  Suddenly it’s 5 o’clock and you have no idea what is on the menu for dinner.

That’s just the time when you should turn to one of these Fast Family Dinners!  They can call be whipped up in minutes and are always a hit at mealtime.

Which one will you try this week? 

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Gluten-Free Pumpkin Pancakes

No Comments | Written on September 18, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Do you ever wake up in the morning with a pancake craving, but don’t want to make a whole big batch?  This recipe is great because it makes a stack of three small pancakes, perfect for one person.

Also, this recipe just happens to be gluten-free!

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Passion Fruit Hibiscus Martini

No Comments | Written on September 17, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

If you are already looking forward to the weekend, why not start planning ahead and get the ingredients to make this tropical cocktail!  It is fresh and handcrafted, yet easy to whip up for one or for a party.

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Easy Chocolate Pumpkin Brownies

No Comments | Written on September 16, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Yesterday’s two-ingredient Sparkling Apple Cider Cake was so popular, I decided to post another super easy two-ingredient dessert!

All you need to create moist, fudge brownies is a box of brownie mix and canned pumpkin.  Check it out!

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Sparkling Apple Cider Cake

1 Comment | Written on September 15, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Would you believe this cake is made with only TWO ingredients?!

Now, that’s a reason to celebrate!   Time to pop open a bottle of sparkling apple cider because we are making dessert!

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Baltimore Bed and Breakfast

2 Comments | Written on September 12, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Last weekend I had the extraordinary pleasure of visiting Scarborough Fair, a quaint bed and breakfast nestled in the row houses along historic Charles Street in Baltimore, Maryland.

This charming property run by innkeeper Barry Werner is a unique oasis in the heart of the city.  Scarborough Fair is more than just a place to rest your head for the night, walking through the front gate feels like being welcomed into the home of an old friend.

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Top 5 Baltimore Originals

1 Comment | Written on September 11, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Last weekend I escaped from New York City and enjoyed a weekend getaway to Baltimore, Maryland.  Little did I know Baltimore was such a foodie destination!   Of course, I knew the weekend would involve lots of amazing seafood, but I had no idea how many snacks and treats are Baltimore originals.

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How to Make a Moscow Mule

1 Comment | Written on September 10, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Guess what?  Today is my birthday!

I know most people expect cake and candles for a birthday, but I felt like a celebratory cocktail.  If you have never tried a Moscow Mule, make one today and toast with me!   

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Roasted Carrot Hummus Vegetable Sandwiches

1 Comment | Written on September 9, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

This veggie-packed sandwich just might be my new favorite lunch.  Not only is it colorful and healthy, but these pita pockets are easy to eat on-the-go!

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Pumpkin Spice Granola

No Comments | Written on September 8, 2014 at 5:00 am , by

Even though the weather man disagrees, the culinary world has decided fall is here!

If you want your entire kitchen to be filled with this sweet and spicy aromas of fall, I suggest you make homemade granola.   Not only will you be convinced that autumn is right around the corner, but you will have a delightful treat for breakfast!

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