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Avocado Love

Summertime is Avocado Love time! Avocado season is in full swing here in California, where the BEST avocados in the world are grown. I may be a little biased of course, having grown up in California and having access to backyard avocado trees. We ate avocados before they became the fashionable culinary powerhouse that they […]

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Rotiserie Chicken Makeover

Rotisserie Chicken Makeover, Part 2

Recipe 2 in my series Rotisserie Chicken Makeovers is one of my favorites. It is so simple to make, can be made ahead, and is absolutely mouthwatering! Pesto Chicken Lasagna Roll-ups need just 5 ingredients and a few minutes of prep time to become a fabulous meal! Let the kids help out by rolling up […]

Chicken Salad with Roasted Asparagus, Red Pepper and Cucumber

Rotisserie Chicken Makeover

Rotisserie chicken makeover? A little blush, a new outfit? What? Store made rotisserie chicken is everywhere, and a very convenient way to serve a meal quickly. But what do you do with any leftovers you might have? I am doing a series of recipes on Mom.me about what you can make with rotisserie chicken, whether […]

Brown Sugar-Cinnamon Mountain High Yoghurt Sauce

Brown Sugar-Cinnamon Yoghurt Sauce

It always amazes me how something so simple can become something so incredible. That is what I feel when I make this Brown Sugar-Cinnamon Yoghurt Sauce. Quite a few years ago I whipped up a batch of this sauce to  serve with a platter of ripe and juicy peach and nectarine slices. I took them […]

Dairy Good Pumpkin Mascarpone Cake

The Dairy Good Cookbook

People who have know me for a long time know that I have a love for cows. In my home you will find cow bowls with little pink udders for the feet, a cow cookie jar, cow salt and peppers shakers. You get the idea.I’ve always loved their big eyes and gentle nature, but wasn’t […]

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A Pie for Mikey

I don’t know Jennifer Perillo personally, I just read her blog and follow her tweets. But that did not make her devastating loss any less real for me. My heart ached for her and her girls, and still does. The food blogging community is an incredibly generous and compassionate group of people, and as a […]

Organic Persimmon Cookies and Bars

Organic Persimmon Cookies and Bars

Ah, Persimmons.  Yes I am writing about persimmons again.  And I still have more persimmon pulp lurking in my freezer.  A short while ago I wrote about my wonderful neighbor who gave me a load of organic persimmons off her tree.  I made persimmon ice cream with some of the pulp, and developed this recipe […]

Mixing Brown Sugar Into The Creamed Butter

Brown Sugar Shortbread Cookie Recipe

Everyone has a go-to cookie recipe.  This is mine. THREE ingredients somehow meld together to make an incredibly luscious, melt in your mouth, sweet bite of goodness!  Shortbread has a wonderfully crumbly texture, due to the high amount of butter in the cookies.  And in my humble opinion, a high amount of butter is never […]

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