Tips and Tricks

Packing Cookies for Shipping


Happy Tuesday, y’all! Welcome to Day 18 of Today’s guest poster is one of my longest time blog crushes, idols and blog friends. I remember the first time that I spotted those copper curls… those amazing, never to be mistaken for another, copper curls across the room at TechMunch in Austin, I couldn’t wait to… 

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Meet Eggy

Everyone, say Hi to Eggy. Eggy, say Hi to everyone.   Y’all wouldn’t believe the trouble that little bugger up there is giving me. Nathan and I had such success with The 17 Day Diet (he 40 pounds, me 30 pounds) that we decided to re-visit the first 2 cycles after the New Year.  Oh… 

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Game Day Grilling Tips

bush's give away

Today we’re going to be doing one of my favorite things Having friends over and serving food. Not that I *need* an excuse to host a party, but when Bush’s Beans asked if I’d like to partner with them to host a Game Day barbecue, pair a couple of my own recipes with a couple… 

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Kitchen Blunders

  This tweet came through my stream yesterday from Hollee (one of my favorite people), after I had put on Facebook that I had spent hours baking my favorite Homemade Granola that I’ve made a kajillion times only to have the recipe go awry somehow. I tasted the granola, that I was going to gift… 

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Spill It!


Today’s Kitchen Disaster Story is brought to you because I’ve been invited to be a part of Pampered Chef’s Spill It! Contest. By sharing MY story with y’all, I’m entered to win a $3500.00 shopping spree to Pampered Chef to stock my kitchen and a $125 Spa Gift Certificate.  {swoon} UPDATED: 4/11/11 2:10 PM CST… 

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Talkin’ Turkey


So, on Saturday I shared my Poblano, Cilantro and Citrus Roast Turkey recipe with y’all and gave two of y’all the chance to win Butterball Turkeys (congrats to the winners!) Today, for Mouthwatering Monday and in honor of Thanksgiving coming up and Turkeys being cooked all across the country — I’m sharing the interview that… 

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The One Where I Talk About Spices


While I’m off at the lake, cooking, boating, fishing, playing and celebrating Princess’ graduation from Pre-school yesterday *sniff* and my little brother’s 28th birthday today…Happy Birthday, Michael!!! aka Monkey’s Uncle y’all please go check out what I have to say over on Work It, Mom! about what spices you should have in your cabinet