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Giveaway: Rice Krispies Spooky Fall Challenge & $100 Bank Gift Card Giveaway

Our third Rice Krispies challenge is upon us. This time we were challenged to create a spooky fall treat that would double as a fun craft for moms and kids to work on together. We created our original recipe first, a Brown Butter Pumpkin Spice Rice Krispies treat. Then we created our craft, a haunted [...]

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Sargento Natural Cheese vs. Processed Cheese – Get the lowdown.

I admit it, I have been guilty of buying processed American cheese for my kids. And I have bought it without giving it too much thought. Then recently, I was provided the opportunity by the Motherhood and Sargento to invite some friends over and participate in a cheese tasting, comparing Sargento’s natural cheese with the [...]

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Catch Cooking With Z on Fox 29 News

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Cooking With Loved Ones Across the Country: A Virtual Class

I love to cook. I find it fun, creative and relaxing. One of my favorite things is cooking a fabulous meal with people I love. I often cook with my children and it is a great experience for all of us. I also love to get together with good friends and cook, – chatting, cooking, [...]

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Sunday Pot Roast

There is something about Sundays that make we want to cook a nice family dinner, complete with dessert. It may come from when I was in high school and my dad instituted “Sunday Dinners” where we all had to be home by 6 pm and would sit down to a special dinner. Really I think [...]

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Cranberry Champagne Punch

I made this Cranberry Champagne Brunch as an early cocktail to our Thanksgiving dinner this year. We had this in the afternoon while we finished up cooking – it was delicious and lots of fun! I used fresh orange juice which I highly recommend but when not available, I’d think it would be fabulous to [...]

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Brandied Caramel Apple Pie

I love apple pie in the fall, okay well anytime, but especially in the fall. I have a couple different recipes that I use but this one is my go-to recipe. I just love it. It may very well be the best apple pie I have ever made. Dollop some ice cream on top for [...]

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Chicken and Parsnip Soup with Herb-Scented Drop Biscuits

I was flipping through my Cooking Light magazine and this is one of the soups that struck me. I love soups. And I have a growing fondness for parsnips. Parsnips are root vegetable similar to the carrot with a sweeter taste and higher in vitamins and minerals. A great soup for a fall evening. And [...]

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31 Days of Pink – Days 5 – 10

Day 5 – Raspberries baked with Greek yogurt and a brown sugar crust. Day 6 – Cherry “soda” – made with club soda and maraschino cherry juice. Day 7 – Strawberry-Cocoa Milk – fresh strawberries, whole milk and unsweetened cocoa powder whipped in the blender. Day 8 – Strawberries & Cream – minced strawberries with [...]

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Cocktail of the Night

A specialty cocktail is a great way to start off an evening or event. I always try to offer a “drink of the night” when guests first arrive. There are a few reasons I love it: You can have it prepared and ready to go for when everyone begins to arrive. It keeps you from [...]

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