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9 Basic Props for Food Photography

Posted by on Sep 10, 2014 in Food & Cooking, Photography |

If you're just starting to explore the world of food photography or if you feel like you're in a photo-rut this post is a must read! You'll learn about useful props to use in your photos without breaking the bank.

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A Cozy Comfort: How to Make Brown Sugar Buttercream

Posted by on Sep 9, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Food & Cooking | Comments

Keep making the same old basic buttercream? Branch out! Here's a brown sugar buttercream recipe so good, it'll be lucky to make it from bowl to cake without getting "lost" somewhere in the middle...

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Ultimate Bagel and Schmear: How to Make Labneh

Posted by on Sep 9, 2014 in Food & Cooking |

Take the protein-packed, probiotic punch of yogurt, add in the creamy, thick richness of cream cheese and you have... labneh! Read on to learn how to make this Middle Eastern spread for a delicious and healthy new twist on your morning bagel!

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What to Do With All That Zucchini: 8 Zucchini Recipe Ideas

Posted by on Sep 7, 2014 in Food & Cooking |

There’s only so many zucchini loaves one can make so beyond that what else does one do with all the zucchini? I’ve done a bit of searching and have found some intriguing zucchini recipes that go above and beyond the loaf. Read on!

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Get Your Veggies in Comfortably With Squash Mac and Cheese

Posted by on Sep 6, 2014 in Food & Cooking |

Making squash mac and cheese is a great way to get in extra vegetables and make a ho-hum meal sing with the flavors of fall. I love finding sneaky ways to get my full serving of vegetables in each day (and for my family as well), and this dish does the trick. I love how seamlessly the squash folds into the mac and cheese, making it an easy dinner that is both comforting and healthy—a hard combo to come by these days.

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Healthy Homemade Cereal: How to Pop Amaranth for Breakfast Cereal

Posted by on Sep 5, 2014 in Food & Cooking |

Are you a cereal lover like me? Did you know you can make your own breakfast cereal at home with just one ingredient? It'll keep you full all morning long, too! What could be better? You definitely don't want to miss this!

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