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michael verhoef
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Low Fat Chocolate Orange Cheesecake
Now personally I think the terms low fat and cheesecake are normally mutually exclusive.  It's not something I would ever really think of... but every now and then even I can be surprised! There is a story to this (there's always a story with everything in ...

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Ree Drummond's Homemade Chicken Strips
Larry was in NYC with work this week just gone - thankfully no bed bugs or cats stuck in the ceiling this year... minor victories! So I thought I would try to make something that the girls would like.  Last weekend Larry and Olivia were talking about what h...

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Hummus
It's been a while since I've made a dip. I've signed up to supply a whole bunch of snacks for the teachers at the girls school for Parent Teacher Conferences.  Over-achieving parent thy name is Michael... To be honest I think the teachers do such a fantasti...

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Cheesy Herbed Corn Muffins
So it may seem like I went on a bit of a muffin binge... I did ;) This was similar to the corn &  jalapeño  muffins - I had some people coming for a meeting to help me with one of the PTA committees that I am on and I thought I would make some muffins and b...

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Corn and Jalapeño Muffins
I came across this somewhere and I was like ohhh this would be nice... There's a bit more of a story to it than just that though!  There's a friend of ours who makes the most amazing jalapeño and cheese cornbreads so I was kind of hoping that these would be...

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Roasted Butternut Squash and Bacon Pasta
So this was one of those recipes I found thinking it would be perfect for a Sunday after we got home from Luray.  It should make everyone happy.  For the kids it vaguely resembles mac 'n cheese.  For Louise it has bacon.  For Larry well yes it has squash an...

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Spinach Salad with Bosc Pears, Cranberries, Red Onion and Toasted Pecans
Now that's a name for a dish! A mouthful in and of itself... There's a bit of a story to this (like pretty much everything!).  So we here in the mid-Atlantic got hit with a rather big storm which amusingly enough was dubbed snowzilla.  It was only a modest ...

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Vegan Sugar Cookies
Louise's class had a Valentine's Day Party - I tell you holidays here in the US really are just so much bigger... One of her classmates has an egg allergy so going by my usual thing of I don't think any kid should miss out I found a recipe for egg-free suga...

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Ree Drummond's Triple Chocolate Cookies
I have a little bit of a confession to make I'm a late night baker... Some people watch tv - I fold laundry and bake cookies (just so your not under any illusion - folding laundry is not something I enjoy, I actually loathe it).  Or goof around online.  Or ...
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