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Guest Post : Barley Risotto with Porcini Mushrooms

Extra special guest post today – not only is it our first celebrity guest post.. but the guest poster is one of my favorite foodie tweeps. We bonded over our mutual affection for a fictional character – Jean Valjean – and our excitement over an upcoming movie featuring Hugh Jackman (yum) playing him. We’ve since […]

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Clodhoppers Recipe: Cheap, Quick, Easy, ADDICTIVE Candy!

Here’s another one of those recipes that is so minimalist in both ingredients and preparation, I’m a little embarrassed to post it. Much like my Honey Dill Dipping Sauce Recipe, it may be simple and easy, but it’s a hometown memory for me. I always enjoy exposing people to “new” ideas – even if only […]

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Honey Dill Dipping Sauce Recipe

Honey dill sauce is one of those things that I think of as being ubiquitous… and then end up disappointed when it’s not. When you grow up with something THAT popular, it’s weird when you move somewhere that’s never even heard of it. So, let me introduce you to honey dill sauce. This is VERY […]

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Going Ananas – French Martini Upside Down Cake Recipe!

They say that inspiration can come from anywhere, and this recipe is a great example of that. A few days ago on Twitter, Jann Arden made a fairly innocuous – and accurate – statement. A few people jumped on her, she retweeted my snarky response about the whole thing (!!!), and I made a handful […]

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Wherein our Heroine Waxes Poetic on Canadian Living

Back in December, my husband and I took an 8 hour drive to my hometown of Winnipeg. It’s a trip we’ve made a good number of times since I moved to Minnesota for him, but this time was different. All the previous times, we had driven up to visit my grandmother. She had still lived […]

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