Man Food : Steak and Eggs

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I wanted to title this Man Food : Sous Vide Steak and Bacon Fat Fried Eggs. But for SEO purposes its Steak and Eggs. Then again this is my blog and I suppose I can name these recipes anything I want really. Delicious food would be the title of everything then if that is what […]


Spicy Buffalo Ragu over Pipe Rigate Pasta

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I am not the biggest fan of pasta dishes, I am totally one of “those” that subs in zucchini noodles or spaghetti squash instead, but once in a while you just can’t sub veggies, you need to use the real deal. Take macaroni and cheese for example, you can’t sub anything in place of the […]


Cardamom, Rosewater and Pistachio Kulfi #LoveBlooms

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Kulfi is a popular frozen dessert from India and I got to try it for the very first time exactly two years ago when two of my best friends FINALLY got married, after 10 years together. I was so fortunate to be a part of one of their ceremonies and also get to sit back and […]


Wicked Waikiki Sour Cocktail #GalentinesDay

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It is finally here – Galentine’s Day! The day where gals get together to celebrate being awesome women over brunch – you know waffles, frittatas and cocktails. Cocktails like my Wicked Waikiki Sour Cocktail I made for you all today. This post is dedicated to all the awesome women in my life from family, to […]


Chocolate Strawberry Pavlova for Valentine’s Day

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Valentine’s Day is just a few days away and if you haven’t thought of what to make for a romantic dessert, my Chocolate Strawberry Pavlova should fit the bill nicely. Its an impressive yet surprisingly easy dessert to make. Equal time is spent hands on and hands off to make this delicious treat. This post […]


Vanilla Pineapple Margaritas #vanillaweek

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This is my third and final recipe for #Vanillaweek. I hope you have all enjoyed the recipes I made as well as all the other recipes from the other bloggers that have been participating. For my final recipe I went with a cocktail. Perfect for Friday and since the weather has been in the 70s […]


Sparkling Tahitian Vanilla Cupcakes #VanillaWeek

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Vanilla Week continues on and for my second vanilla recipe I bring to you some fun and delicious Sparkling Tahitian Vanilla Cupcakes.  I am such a huge fan of vanilla and I think its anything but “vanilla” as in bland. plain, boring, basic. I have chocolate cupcakes on my blog, plus a few other fun […]


Vanilla Balsamic Roasted Chicken Thighs with Cara Cara Orange Sauce #VanillaWeek

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Hi and welcome to #VanillaWeek hosted by Terri from Love and Confections. I am so excited about this week-long event. Red velvet and chocolate are everywhere this time of year, and the #VanillaWeek Bloggers have come together to focus on one of our favorite flavors – Vanilla. We hope you join us throughout the week […]


Honey Lemon Mochi Doughnuts #MovieLovers

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Dinner and a movie part three! The third and final post for my Movie Lover’s Sweepstakes recipe posts and this time its dessert. Honey Lemon Mochi Doughnuts.  I think I had the most fun coming up with these since they too are inspired by several parts of the movie, Big Hero 6 just like the […]


Easy Japanese Miso Noodle Soup #Movielovers

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Dinner and a movie part two!! After licking our fingers clean from those awesome chicken wings from part one, now is one of my favorite simple meals, Easy Japanese Miso Noodle Soup. My kids love this noodle soup, its one of those quick meals I make when I don’t feel like cooking and I have […]


Melt Your Face Off Spicy Asian Baked Chicken Wings #MovieLovers

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These are insanely delicious Melt Your Face Off Spicy Asian Baked Chicken Wings are also known as Dinner and a Movie Part 1. Like usual, I couldn’t decide on a single recipe to make to go along with World Market’s Movie Lover Sweepstakes so I made all three. And instead of cramming them all into one […]


Spicy Roasted Red Pepper and Italian Sausage Pizza

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Its Pizza Friday!!  Its supposedly national pie day, and people call pizza “pie” and since I am not the biggest fan of the dessert pie, I am going with this instead for pie day – Spicy Roasted Red Pepper and Italian Sausage Pizza. We are huge fans of pizza in this house. I always make […]