• Avocado and Tomato Salad
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    Avocado and Tomato Salad

    Have you ever tried to grow an avocado tree?  As a kid, I would alway try.  There’s this special way to start it growing by propping up the avocado pit with toothpicks over a cup […]

  • The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie
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    The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie

    Happy Valentines Day! When I think Valentine’s Day, I think chocolate.  Duh. And what’s the best way to use chocolate (Other than gobble it up by the fistful?), chocolate chip cookies of course.  Now this, […]

  • Honey Sriracha Chicken
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    Honey Sriracha Chicken

    Serves: 4

    Time: prep: 15 min; bake: 30 min

    Earlier this year, I surprised Matt with tickets to the Sriracha festival in Downtown LA.  I really thought I was being like, the best wife ever.  Matt loves sriracha, he puts it on everything.  I’m […]

  • Peanut Chicken Lettuce Wraps
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    Peanut Chicken Lettuce Wraps

    Have you ever seen “How I Met Your Mother”?  If so, you know about Marshall’s “olive theory”.  Basically, it goes like this: Marshall hates olives while Lily, his significant other, loves them; therefore, they are […]

  • Champagne Cosmopolitan
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    Champagne Cosmopolitan

    So…confession: I’m a little behind in my blogging.  This was actually supposed to be a New Years Eve post.  But guess what?! It’s now a middle of January post.  But that’s okay, because this drink […]

  • Mulled Apple Cider
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    Mulled Apple Cider

    Serves: 2

    Time: 10 minutes

  • Italian Christmas Pizzelles
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    Italian Christmas Pizzelles

    Pizzelles are traditional Italian waffle cookies that are made on a special pizzelle iron, which is very similar to a waffle iron.  The cookies turn out crispy and delicious once they are cooled.  Typically, they […]

  • Honey-Molasses Skillet Bread
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    Honey-Molasses Skillet Bread

    Serves: 4

    Time: 30 minutes

    This is my new favorite bread.  It’s quick, it’s easy, it’s delicious. Skillet bread can be whipped up in minutes, no need for yeast or rising time!  Seriously, I might start making this every night. […]

  • Pumpkin Chicken Chili Soup
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    Pumpkin Chicken Chili Soup

    Serves: 6-8

    Time: 30 minutes

    Difficulty: Easy

    So, I’m going to be completely honest.  This recipe was intended to be more chili than soup.  But the end result was more soup that chili.  No worries, it ended up being delicious nonetheless! This […]

  • Puff Pastry Chicken Pot Pie
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    Puff Pastry Chicken Pot Pie

    Serves: 4

    Time: Prep: 20 minutes; Bake: 60 min

    Difficulty: Medium

    Chicken Pot pie has always been one of my favorite cold time, winter meals.  And, since I’ve been so busy with work recently, I have discovered my new favorite cooking shortcut as well, frozen puff […]

  • Pumpkin French Toast Casserole
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    Pumpkin French Toast Casserole

    Serves: 4-6

    Time: 20 minutes prep, 45 minutes bake

    Difficulty: Easy

    As promised, here is another pumpkin recipe…I have to get all my cooking with pumpkins in before the fall season is over! We don’t get many relaxing, sit at home, have a leisurely breakfast type […]

  • Two-Bite Cheesecake
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    Two-Bite Cheesecake

    Serves: 32

    Time: 1 hour

    Difficulty: Medium

    As you all know, I like mini desserts.  I’m not a big fan of baking real-sized cakes or pies, but I will make anything mini in a heartbeat! These two-bite cheesecakes are one of my […]

  • Pumpkin Spice Latte
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    Pumpkin Spice Latte

    Serves: 2

    Time: 10 Minutes

    Difficulty: Easy

    One of my favorite parts of fall is Starbuck’s Pumpkin Spice Latte, I wait all year for them to become available! But, my personal rule is one per season.  Between the $4 per small latte […]

  • Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes
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    Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes

    Serves: 24

    Time: 1 Hour

    I was once again tasked with bringing the dessert to a family get-together.  This time, the occasion was in honor of my cousin’s 13th birthday.  Lucky boy was born in October, so guess what kind […]

  • Jalapeno Sunrise
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    Jalapeno Sunrise

    Serves: 1

    Time: 5 Minutes

    Difficulty: Easy

    We used to make fun drinks all the time.  But now, most nights it’s easier to just pop open a bottle of wine and sit down on the couch after a long day of work. […]

  • The Best Eggless Banana Bread
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    The Best Eggless Banana Bread

    Time: 1 hour

    Difficulty: Easy

    My uncle Randy is deathly allergic to eggs.  This one time, when I was 5, I made chocolate chip cookies.  They had eggs.  He took a bite.  I will never hear the end of it. […]

Avocado and Tomato Salad
Broccoli Cheddar Quiche
Rosemary Buttermilk Biscuits
Spicy Panko Chicken
The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie
Honey Sriracha Chicken

Honey Sriracha Chicken

Serves: 4

Time: prep: 15 min; bake: 30 min

Creamy Salsa Verde Chicken Enchiladas
Peanut Chicken Lettuce Wraps
Champagne Cosmopolitan
Mulled Apple Cider

Mulled Apple Cider

Serves: 2

Time: 10 minutes

Italian Christmas Pizzelles
Honey-Molasses Skillet Bread

Honey-Molasses Skillet Bread

Serves: 4

Time: 30 minutes

Pumpkin Chicken Chili Soup

Pumpkin Chicken Chili Soup

Serves: 6-8

Time: 30 minutes

Difficulty: Easy

Puff Pastry Chicken Pot Pie

Puff Pastry Chicken Pot Pie

Serves: 4

Time: Prep: 20 minutes; Bake: 60 min

Difficulty: Medium

Pumpkin French Toast Casserole

Pumpkin French Toast Casserole

Serves: 4-6

Time: 20 minutes prep, 45 minutes bake

Difficulty: Easy

Two-Bite Cheesecake

Two-Bite Cheesecake

Serves: 32

Time: 1 hour

Difficulty: Medium

Pumpkin Spice Latte

Pumpkin Spice Latte

Serves: 2

Time: 10 Minutes

Difficulty: Easy

Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes

Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes

Serves: 24

Time: 1 Hour

Jalapeno Sunrise

Jalapeno Sunrise

Serves: 1

Time: 5 Minutes

Difficulty: Easy

The Best Eggless Banana Bread

The Best Eggless Banana Bread

Time: 1 hour

Difficulty: Easy

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