Foodie Call – Gourmet Getaway with World Market and The Hundred Foot Journey!

Gourmet Getaway with World Market

When you think of ethnic cuisines, I’m sure a lot of you adore a spiced up Indian curry. I mean, YUM, right? It’s one of the foods I crave the most. I’ll never turn down an opportunity for a tikka masala or biryani either! But then, I also love the refinement of French cuisine. Especially,…
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15 Fun Recipes with Peanut Butter and Jelly

15 Fun Recipes with Peanut Butter and Jelly,

Remember the grade school “How to Make a Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich” writing assignment? Inevitably a kid would raise his hand, “That’s easy. Take two pieces of bread, spread one side with peanut butter, one with jelly and put them together.” But the teacher would be prepared.  She’d have a bag of bread and…
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#MonthofMeals Menu Collection – June Menu Plan!

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{Don’t miss the Starbucks Gift Card Giveaway at the end of the post!} 7 more days of school left. My kindergartener is thrilled; I’m nervous.  I’m still not clear on how I’m going to manage everything.  But… the month of meals for my June menu plan should help. I love that most of the meals…
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May Menu Plan #MonthofMeals

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May first… May first… Holy heck it’s May 1st! Seriously, what the… Here are my thoughts on the matter – Love the spring produce. Hate the allergies. Bring on the nice weather; hold back on the rain. Schedules’ are crazy as heck. Kids are going to be out of school in a month; I have…
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Join the Party – Do Tell Tuesday Link Party

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Holla!  I’m pretty darn excited to join in as Co-Host of Do Tell Tuesday!  A pretty fab Link Party that I always make a special effort to join in on!   New to the scene?  Don’t be a wallflower…. Click here for the full rundown on how to participate and…   Welcome to Do Tell Tuesday!…
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Marinara & Spinach Pesto Italian Fondue – Family Dinner Time with Barilla

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Create a memorable family dinner with Italian Fondue using Barilla Pasta and Sauce! This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Barilla, but opinions are my own. Growing up, I remember family dinners.  Almost every single night.  And, almost every night was the same: “What are we having?” “Again? Ugh.” “School was fine.” “Can…
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Fall Fondue Recipe with Organic Veggies from Simply Fresh

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This girl loves her veggies.  So, imagine my delight when this arrived on my doorstep from Simply Fresh: My excitement was comparable to telling a 10-year-old they could go on a Toys R Us shopping spree.  Yes, I was that excited. Upon delivery of my Simply Fresh box o’ veggies, I promptly began dreaming of…
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Weekly Meal Plan: Zucchini, Tomatoes and Corn. Oh my!

zucchini tomatoes and corn menu

Every week lately, it’s been the same: Zucchini, tomatoes, corn.  Zucchini tomatoes, corn.  Yep, that’s my CSA box and I don’t want to say I’m getting tired of summer’s super-red tomatoes and super sweet corn, but if I’m going to be honest with you… I’m kinda craving a brussel sprout right about now.  But what…
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Summer Market – A Seasonal Veggie-Filled Meal Plan

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This past weekend, we did a little Tour de Farmer’s Markets to prepare us for a seasonal summer market meal plan.  It was a blast, and I walked out with some incredible finds.  Shiitake and Oyster Mushrooms, Asparagus Beans (super-duper long green beans), Peruvian Purple Poatoes, and my favorite – Flavored Salts.   Adding to…
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Summer Feast: Weekly Meal Plan Collection

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Let’s be honest, I’m playing catch-up.  After being sick ALL of last week I’ve got two weeks of laundry, two weeks of running (yes, still trying to make up some miles even if I won’t hit 100 for the month!), and two weeks of work.  Bleh.  I’ve also got quite a bit of leftover produce…
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Foodie Fam Weekly Meal Plan: Farmer’s Market Fare

farmers market fare

I’m back to real life!  Moved in and sorta settled.  Enough so that I know where my pots and pans are, my pantry is semi-stocked, and I can spend a little while each night cooking again.  WOOHOO!  After several months of feeling completely un-settled, it’s so nice to start feeling at home again.  And, nothing says…
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Road Trip Snacks For Happy Travelers

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Don’t miss out on your chance to win a $100 Harris Teeter gift card at the bottom of the post! *********************** “Are we there yet?” Nope. “How many minutes until we get there?” 120… “How many minutes until it’s ten minutes until we get there? In 110 minutes we will be there in ten minutes….
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