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The History of the Picnic + Your Perfect Picnic Menu!

Posted by on Jul 29, 2014 in Food & Cooking |

From history to a perfect menu, here's everything you ever wanted to know about the picnic — al fresco dining at its best.

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Light & Easy Weeknight Meals: Smashed Pea and Ginger Potstickers

Posted by on Jul 27, 2014 in Food & Cooking |

Transform your weeknight meal into something special! Bring the flavor of delicious Asian dumplings to your own kitchen with this simple yet flavorful recipe for smashed pea and ginger potstickers.

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Make-Ahead Oatmeal: A Quick & Healthy Breakfast Two Ways

Posted by on Jul 26, 2014 in Food & Cooking | Comments

If you love to eat oatmeal during colder months throughout the year, then you are going to absolutely love these two recipes for overnight oats! They take just minutes to whip up and then they "cook" in the fridge overnight. All you have to do in the morning is grab, top, and head out the door! It's just too easy.

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Gourmet Hot Dogs: 6 Creative Ways to Dress up Your Dog

Posted by on Jul 25, 2014 in Food & Cooking |

Whether you’re camping or just looking for a simple summer dinner hot dogs is often the right answer. But I’m not just talking about a ketchup and mustard sort of a hot dog. I've some recipes that have something a little more gourmet in mind. Check out 6 creative and clever ideas for kicking up your dog that will get adults and kids alike excited about dinner!

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NYC-Style Treats: Making Italian Rainbow Cookies

Posted by on Jul 22, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Food & Cooking | Comments

If you have spent time in the New York metro area, these New York rainbow cookies (also called Italian flag cookies) will certainly be a familiar sight. But you don't have to travel all the way to the Big Apple to savor these colorful confections. Keep reading to discover the secret to enjoying NYC rainbow cookies, without ever having to ride the subway.

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An Easy How To: Making Homemade Peanut Butter

Posted by on Jul 20, 2014 in Food & Cooking |

Have you ever wondered how to make peanut butter right in your very own kitchen? It's so much easier than you think! Today I'll be sharing the simple instructions for drippy, homemade peanut butter. Your friends will beg you for the recipe! Read more