Cilantro Lime Rice

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In my mind, nothing goes better with a Mexican meal (like chicken fajitas!) than Cilantro Lime Rice. If you’ve ever been to Chipotle, you know exactly what I’m talking about. Mike and I both love Chipotle burritos, and honestly, I think their rice is...

Skillet Chicken Fajitas

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I have a budding cookbook obsession. It’s true. I have slowly been collecting more and more cookbooks, asking for them as gifts, checking them out of the library (and inevitably accruing late fines, much to my husband’s dismay). That’s why it was a bad...

Orange Creamsicle Fruit Dip

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Memorial Day is coming up and I’ve got just the recipe for all those family get togethers. This orange creamsicle fruit dip is light and sweet and actually tastes a lot like an Orange Julius! I can’t be the only one who loves those...

Thick and Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

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  I’m sorry about this. If anyone is on a diet, this is a good time to stop reading this post. Check back in a few days and maybe I will have posted a nice healthy salad. Not likely, but you never know. But...

Guest Post: Weekend Alone – Taco Bell Party Pack Anyone?

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*Note: Due to Megan’s travels this weekend, she requested that I (her husband, Mike) fill in for her with my first ever guest post about trying to manage my hunger without her and care for a new puppy at the same time.  Luckily for...

Favorite Friday Finds

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Welcome to the first (only?) edition of Favorite Friday Finds! I’m currently in Atlanta attending a food blogging conference. I’m having a blast meeting other bloggers and can’t wait to learn from all the speakers, but I’m definitely missing my two favorite guys at...

Fontina and Herb Flatbread

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I’m going to go ahead and say it – this is one of the best things I have ever made. Mike and I were in Pennsylvania for Mother’s Day a few weekends ago, and this fontina and herb flatbread was on the menu for...

Puppy Sugar Cookies…and a Puppy!

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How cute are these puppy cookies? But isn’t the real thing even cuter?? Yep, that’s right! We brought home a new puppy this weekend, and I made cookies to celebrate the occasion! (When you’re trying to learn to decorate, any event counts as a...

Hospitality: A Weekend Mexican Fiesta

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If you tried to leave a comment on my blog earlier, you may have noticed that blogger was down. Sorry about that! It’s back up now, but in the process it seems to have claimed my most recent recipe draft. In the meantime, enjoy...

Kitchen Tools I’m Loving – Cooking Edition

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I have a lot of kitchen tools. I like collecting them and I love them all. I’m terrible at de-cluttering, but it’s something I’m working on as I attempt to spring clean around my house. As I was trying to find more space in my kitchen...