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Cavegrrl
My “Best of the Best” California State Fair Wine Winners

Jul 16, 2015
My “Best of the Best” California State Fair Wine Winners

Now that the California State Fair is in full swing (July 10th-26th), and Save Mart Supermarket’s Wine Country is open for tasting, I wanted to give you a heads up on my favorite wines this year from the Winners of the California State Fair Commercial Wine Competition. Andy and I attended a media event...

Baked Bree
Mason Jar Beach Cocktails

Jul 16, 2015
Mason Jar Beach Cocktails

There really isn’t such thing as a bad beach day – all days spent with sun and sand are considered good in my book. But, when you add an icy cold adult mason jar beach cocktail, it goes from good to excellent. For this particular trip to the beach I made Mango Blackberry Mint Lemonade...

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Crazy for Crust
Peanut Butter Ice Cream Brownies

Jul 16, 2015
Peanut Butter Ice Cream Brownies

You guys. That’s not peanut butter frosting…it’s peanut butter ice cream! On top of the fudgiest brownies ever! Today is a very special day in our house. Why, you ask? Well, today is the day that Mel force feeds himself something sweet just to make me happy! Why does he do that? Because it’s his...

Foods for the Soul
Small Batch Maple Peach Muffins

Jul 15, 2015
Small Batch Maple Peach Muffins

Tender whole wheat muffins full of juicy peaches and a hint of maple syrup for sweetness. They taste just as juicy and bright as summer!     After an army of ants invaded our home and ate their way through many of my baking ingredients, I drove down to my parents’ house for a...

Vegetarianized
Strawberry Feta Salad with Crispy Quinoa

Jul 14, 2015


Stealth Cooking
Cherry Clafoutis

Jul 14, 2015
Cherry Clafoutis

What better day than Bastille Day for clafoutis! Clafoutis (or clafouti) is a French custard type dish that hails from the Limousin area. It's typical for this dish to be made with dark cherries, including the pits. The reason the pits are left in is b...

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Crazy for Crust
Iced Coffee Soda

Jul 14, 2015
Iced Coffee Soda

Flavored sodas are the new cupcake – they’re super IN right now. Let’s jump on the trendwagon with an Iced Coffee Soda! Before we talk about how I’ve ditched the diet soda and have moved onto coffee soda, I want to talk about TV shows, specifically Friday Night Lights. Oh. My. Gosh. Where has this show...

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Foods for the Soul
Peach Streusel Coffee Cake

Jul 13, 2015
Peach Streusel Coffee Cake

A tender breakfast cake full of juicy peaches & topped with cinnamon streusel. It’s the epitome of summer & tastes like dessert—not healthy at all!     Throughout my childhood, my family went camping at least twice each summer. We’d stuff our minivan full of duffels, sleeping bags, inflatable mattress pads, maps, coolers, a...

Hybrid Rasta Mama
Watermelon Cucumber Slushies

Watermelon Cucumber Slushies

Hybrid Rasta Mama

Have you been enjoying lots of summer food so far? Nothing screams summer like ice cream, popsicles, BBQ, fresh salsas, grilled sweet non-GMO corn, agua frescas, lemonade, iced tea … and slushies!  If you haven’t had a slushie yet, you’ve been missing out! Don’t go another week without enjoying one of...

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Crazy for Crust
Oreo S’mores Trifle

Jul 12, 2015
Oreo S’mores Trifle

S’mores, pudding,  and Oreos, all in one no-bake dessert! So…whenever I look at this Oreo S’mores Trifle, my head hurts. As amazing as the trifles are, they caused me to have a major accident in the kitchen. (Okay. So maybe it wasn’t their fault exactly…but blaming my klutziness on food makes me feel better.)...

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