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Chocolate Birthday Cake

As a follow up to yesterday’s post about Pat’s Birthday, I thought the cake tasted pretty darn good and I would use this recipe again. Next time I might try this with cupcakes instead though. We dug into it too quickly to get a good photo, so this is all I could come up with. I []

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Happy Birthday Marge’s Lungs!

Yes, you read that right, we have a lung birthday! I’ve been really excited for today’s post! Today I have my friend, Marge’s, inspiring story and a delicious Cookie Cake recipe to go along with it .  Marge is my good friend from Lafayette College who was diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis as an infant and due []

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Lynne’s Zesty Zucchini Bites

So this weeks Gameday post is going to lean on the healthier side than the past couple of weeks. I mean all of my teams are 0-2, which means I’ve been drinking too much beer, so I need some Gameday appetizers that will help balance out those beers. Remember when I told you my bridesmaids []

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Spinach Balls

Another fall weekend, which means more football, and another Gameday post! Hopefully it also means a win for at least one of my football teams. This week I’m sharing with you a recipe from my Mom and Grandma. Growing up it was a given that these spinach balls would be at any get together, from []

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Strawberry Bruschetta

  I  just can’t get enough strawberries lately. The strawberries I’m finding at my market are bursting with flavor, and I find myself coming home with 1,2or sometimes 3 pints each visit. Today, I have for you, a super easy and delicious strawberry appetizer for your summer entertaining! Needless to say, when I had a []

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Slow Cooker Pulled Buffalo Chicken Sandwiches

  I have another Gameday recipe for you, and you should make it immediately. My husband is a buffalo wing connoisseur and these recieved his stamp of approval. My initial plan was to make these into sliders, but after not being able to find slider buns at 2 different stores I gave up since this []

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Pumpkin Hummus

Hayley’s pumpkin cupcakes inspired me to throw together a Gameday recipe that would also work for your Halloween parties this weekend. If you are trying to figure out something you can pull together quickly at the last minute this recipes is for you , it literally took me 5 minutes to make. This pumpkin hummus []

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Polenta Nachos

After my Grove Pointe Chili Club post, you know I’m into chili. You probably also know that chili makes for a perfect Gameday meal. With this post I want to turn your chili into an appetizer that is not as messy as nachos and perfect for serving a group.  The polenta also does a great []

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It’s Football Season!

It’s football season! That means it’s one of my favorite times of year, I love lazy Saturdays and Sundays of watching football, snacking, and drinking bloody mary’s and beer.  Go Chiefs!, Go Giants! Go Jayhawks!, and Go Blitz Divas (my fantasy team)! To kickoff the season I’ll share this easy and tasty dip that my aunt []

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Pizza Hummus

I had my 12 Beers of Christmas taste testing this past weekend, and on top of all of the unhealthy appetizers I was trying to brainstorm something a little more healthy for the food spread. I figured veggies and hummus was always a good option, but I wanted to get a little bit creative with the []

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Pepperoni and Spinach Stromboli

So I know this isn’t pretty, but if I can’t be honest with you guys when I screw up, what kind of imaginary internet friends are you? This is what happens when you squeeze in making a stromboli in between a bloody mary filled brunch and the Super Bowl. Despite the gaping hole it didn’t []

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Grilled Polenta Cakes

  I made these grilled polenta cakes while on vacation, and for most of the group it was their first time trying polenta. Everyone seemed to enjoy it, hopefully they weren’t just being nice and they really did! We had it along with some of my mom’s famous brisket (I’ll be posting that recipe at []

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Homemade Enchilada Sauce

Tonight’s dinner was Butternut Squash, Black Bean, and Spinach Enchiladas, but before I share that recipe with you I need to share my homemade enchilada sauce recipe. I know the canned enchilada sauce is tempting, but this is so darn easy I recommend you giving it a try next time you’re making enchiladas. Which just []

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