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Summer Chicken Salad Recipe

Summer Chicken Salad Recipe

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Posted: September 2, 2011

Labor Day has come and gone, but the calendar says we still have a few more weeks of summer before the official start of fall. Let’s celebrate with one more summery recipe featuring fresh, light [...]

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How to Make Rocky Road Ice Cream – Without An Ice Cream Maker

How to Make Rocky Road Ice Cream – Without An Ice Cream Maker

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Posted: August 18, 2011

Homemade ice cream is one of summer’s biggest pleasures, but that pleasure comes at a cost. It takes time to mix up the custard base, temper the eggs in, chill the custard, then churn it [...]

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Basil Pesto Recipe

Basil Pesto Recipe

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Posted: August 4, 2011

One of my greatest pleasures during the summer months is buying a potted basil plant for our balcony. It invariably dies from a combination of bugs and dehydration, but during the weeks in which it [...]

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Date Milkshake Recipe

Date Milkshake Recipe

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Posted: July 15, 2011

Hey, baby. Fancy a date shake? No, it’s not the newest dance craze, and it’s not something you do when you’re frustrated with your boyfriend. Date shakes, or date milkshakes, for the very particular, are [...]

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Mexican Wedding Cakes Recipe

Mexican Wedding Cakes Recipe

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Posted: June 27, 2011

“What’s in a name? A cookie, by any other name, would taste just as sweet.” –with apologies to William Shakespeare Are you familiar with these cookies? They have a crumbly, sandy texture, a rich cinnamon-pecan [...]

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