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My friend Esther  blogged about making her own butter last week which I thought was SO COOL!  I’ve always wanted to make homemade butter!  I had almost a full pint of heavy whipping cream in the fridge leftover from Valentine’s dinner and this would be the perfect way to use it up.  Usually what happens […]

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Asian Chicken Salad (recipe)

by ilene on October 5, 2011 · 2 comments

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I’m always trying to find ways to get more veggies into the husband’s diet. The boy does not eat enough fresh greens! He especially does not like uncooked vegetables (he prefers most of his veggies deep-fried) so I am always looking to find a good salad that he will eat.  I think I finally found […]

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Basil Lemonade (recipe)

by ilene on July 1, 2011 · 6 comments

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One of perks of living in the city is that there are fantastic food trucks everywhere.  You can sample just about every type of cuisine walking to work.  You will never go hungry in this city!  There is one favorite food truck near our house that serves basil lemonade.  It’s so refreshing after a bike […]

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Sesame Chicken Pasta Recipe

by ilene on June 24, 2011 · 5 comments

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This sesame chicken pasta recipe is my “go to” recipe for large parties and potlucks.  My friend KK passed me this asian-tasting recipe long time ago and its one of the dishes that I make all the time.  It’s really really simple to make and I can easily double it to feed lots of people.  […]

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Mint Lemonade Slushie (recipe)

by ilene on June 15, 2011 · 2 comments

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Now that its finally summer, I’ve been making all sorts of refreshing summer drinks, my favorite being lemonade- the ultimate summer beverage! As for Jeff, he just discovered my magic bullet and has been a happy camper making himself multiple smoothies a day.  (I’m trying hide some kale into them so that its at least […]

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