Monthly Archives: November 2009

Crab Cakes with Aioli Sauce

Occasionally, I find myself with very odd cravings, and I’m sure you can all relate! Sometimes the cravings are pretty general – spicy food, for example. And sometimes, they are very specific – like Mi Ranchito’s cream cheese chicken enchiladas!! … Continue reading

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Iced Pumpkin Cookies

My plan for the blog this week was to upload a crab-cake recipe. Buuuuttt…things change. You see, I’ve had these two cans of pumpkin in the pantry. I was convinced that somewhere out there, I could find a cookie recipe … Continue reading

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Pizza Loaf !

This post is a fun one for me. Part of being my friend means occasionally letting me raid your cookbook/recipe collection. My friend Aimee subscribes to a cooking magazine called Taste of Home, and a couple months ago, I spent … Continue reading

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Turkey Croquettes with Spinach Potatoes

I love a good cookbook. I love old cookbooks, new cookbooks, celebrity cookbooks, homemade cookbooks. I love themed cookbooks – appetizers or drinks, for example. I love cookbook “guides” – The New Basics Cookbook is one on my shelf. I … Continue reading

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Zuppa Toscana from Olive Garden

For as long as I can remember, one of my favorite Italian restaurants has been the Olive Garden. I love that the soup and salad have tasted the same for years (and by “the same,” I mean – amazing!) I … Continue reading

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