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Mocha Brownie Protein Bars

May 31, 2015
Mocha Brownie Protein Bars

Fudgy, brownie-like protein bars full of rich chocolate and coffee flavors. They’re perfect for a quick energy boost or curbing those dessert cravings!     This past Friday, my alarm sounded a little earlier than normal. After groggily pacing through my morning workout routine, showering, and checking blog work off of my to do...

Foods for the Soul
Clean Raspberry Mocha Brownies

May 12, 2015
Clean Raspberry Mocha Brownies

Rich, fudgy brownies full of juicy raspberries and a hint of coffee in the background. They taste like decadent squares of fudge but have just 80 calories!     This past Sunday, I was a Tasmanian devil of energy, whirling around in productive circles of chores and checklists. From washing dishes and scrubbing kitchen...

Crazy for Crust
Easy Tiramisu Mousse

Apr 23, 2015
Easy Tiramisu Mousse

mThis Easy Tiramisu Mousse contains my favorite part of the Tiramisu: the mousse! I’m all about the mousse (no cake). Watching a group of food/dessert bloggers eat dessert at a restaurant is like watching vultures attack. It’s hysterical. But I digress. If you follow me on Instagram, you might have seen that I was...

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Coffee’s third wave: First Folgers, then Peet’s, now Temple and others

Coffee’s third wave: First Folgers, then Peet’s, now Temple and others

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA INGENUITY HAS helped give rise to America’s coffee culture, now a booming $30-billion-a-year industry. More than 60 percent of Americans say they drink coffee, totaling 400 million cups per day. Coffeehouses and cafes now surpass fast-food restaurants in their growth. The first wave of coffee began in the Gold Rush-era when Folgers Coffee...

Sierra FoodWineArt Magazine
Finding the perfect cup of coffee in Grass Valley, Nevada City and Truckee-Tahoe

Finding the perfect cup of coffee in Grass Valley, Nevada City and Truckee-Tahoe

SPECIALTY COFFEE ROASTERS, RETAILERS and coffeehouses are booming in the foothills and Sierra, enhancing our culinary scene, creating new community gathering places and bolstering the region’s economy. Coffeehouses in Grass Valley and Nevada City sell award-winning “third wave” Temple Coffee from Sacramento. On the ski slopes of Northstar at the Ritz Carlton Lake Tahoe, Café...

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An Ordinary 48 Hour Weekend-Is It Just Like Yours?

Apr 4, 2015

Get ready, weekend. My boys are both in their beds. When I check on the little one, he still looks like my three-year-old Bob The Builder. I’ll still make him an Easter basket today. My furry 16 pounds of fury is curled up, quietly snoring by my side. Fresh Sumatra steams within arm’s reach....

Finding Our Way Now
Irish Coffee With Honey: #Recipe #Cocktail

-+*It may be after St. Patrick’s Day, however, there is always space for a fun celebratory beverage like this “Irish Coffee With Honey.” I found this recipe at my favorite grocery store, way before St. Patrick’s Day. I asked the wine/beverage manager about it. He couldn’t say enough about this particular recipe and gave me a few...

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Gordon brews up Coffee Bowl sweep

Jan 11, 2015
Gordon brews up Coffee Bowl sweep

Michaela Gordon won her first ITF Grade 1  singles title and added the doubles crown.2014 photo by Paul Bauman   Michaela Gordon, 15, of Saratoga in the San Francisco Bay Area on Saturday swept the titles in the Coffee Bowl junior tourna...

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Coffee house boom: Foxhound Espresso to open in Nevada City

Coffee house boom: Foxhound Espresso to open in Nevada City

We like to write about local entrepreneurs and job growth in our community, so we’re glad to report that Nevada County native Steffen Snell plans to open Foxhound Espresso (d.b.a. “FoxHound Expresso & Coffee Broaster”) on Spring Street in Nevada City, next to Nevada City Winery and Sushi in the Raw, in January. With sushi,...

Foods for the Soul
Peppermint Mocha Cookies

Peppermint Mocha Cookies

Fudgy, brownie-like chocolate cookies flavored with coffee & peppermint, then packed full of melty chocolate chips. So easy to make & a coffee-lover’s dream!     In the very beginning of November, one of my old high school friends drove up to stay with her mother-in-law, who lives about twenty minutes away in the...

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