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Thanksgiving Turkey: Pavochon

Turkey season has arrived!  So let’s talk turkey! I am going to share with you my absolute favorite turkey recipe.  This is honestly the most delicious and moist turkey ever!  Scouts honor!  You will be the Thanksgiving turkey jive queen or king. My technique is a little different, so you’re not going to end up… 

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Fancy BLT with Balsamic Mayo

When I was a kid, my father played in a bowling league and every once in awhile I would tag along. I wasn’t really interested in bowling, what I was after was the crinkle cut french fries and toasted BLT. To this day I still associate crinkle cut fries or what I call bowling alley… 

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20 Ice Cream Recipes for Summer

In case you don’t know July is National Ice Cream Month and to celebrate this special month I have collected 20 of my favorite ice cream recipes. I got them all, fancy, simple, classic and all of them delicious. I mean who doesn’t love ice cream!? Is cool, sweet, refreshing and many times attached to childhood memories. I… 

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Mediterranean Panzanella

This week OB had to hit the road for work and that means I go into vegetable overload. I eat all foods he considers “girlie” or “weird”. It’s nice to be able to have a meal that does not require applying heat to a piece of meat. I am happy to consume a large bowl… 

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Peppery Strawberry and Burrata Crostini

Let’s talk about combinations that sound weird, but are magical when combined. Unlike the time, I thought I would try and be a blonde. Meseidy and blonde hair does not equal magical, not even close. But, black pepper and strawberries that’s magic. Add a few other ingredients and magical becomes out of this world. First… 

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Fingerling Potatoes with Lemon Dill Aioli

Have you ever wished you could eat your potato salad with your fingers? Everyone loves finger food. Why can’t potato salad be a finger food? I know what your thinking, “Potato salad is messy and covered in mayonnaise. Besides it’s not cute to eat potato salad with your fingers.” But, what if it could be?  I… 

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Roasted Tomatillo Salsa Verde

I love to say salsa and coincidentally I also love to eat salsa. Salsa with chips, salsa over my eggs, salsa on my tacos, salsa with skirt steak and salsa in a cup with a straw. Ok, in a cup with a straw is a little much but, you know you’ve thought of it too… 

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Decorating with Pattern

Another great post by Ashley Daly  For a girl who fancies herself a minimalist and always wears solid colors, I sure have a lot of patterns in my home. Color everywhere. Patterns and textures living it up like a party in my living room. How do purple, red, blue, hot pink and green live together… 

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For Real! Go to JCPenney + $100 Gift Card Giveaway

The month of May was a whirlwind of crazy travel. But, I got to finish off with a wonderful trip to JCPenney headquarters in Plano, TX. Recently you may have noticed a few posts featuring JCPenney and providing giveaways. That is because, I am proud to say, I have partnered in an ambassadorship with JCPenney. Part… 

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Best Grilled Chicken Ever

On the 4th of July grills will ceremoniously light up across the land. People will gather to celebrate this great country’s independence with grilled meat, cold salads, a brew or two and a grand finale of fireworks. Grilling meat and blowing stuff up, we really know how to celebrate! Grilling meat, especially over a charcoal… 

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Pappardelle with Black Olive Tapenade, Sundried Tomatoes & Crispy Prosciutto

Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Pompeian. As always, my thoughts and opinions are my own.  I recently participated in an olive oil tasting.  Yes, you read that correctly an olive oil tasting, not a wine tasting. Let me say that if you ever have the opportunity to participate in an olive oil tasting you should totally… 

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