Monthly Archives: March 2011

Getting Hitched: 7 Weeks Out Edition

At roughly 7 weeks until the wedding we got to do one of the most exciting things last night: mail our wedding invitations! Man, it really is a daunting looking pile. I was anxious and excited walking to the mailbox. … Continue reading

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Long Weekend Trip: Raleigh, North Carolina

Between the wedding, work, and winter weather John and I decided we needed a break and planned a super quick trip to Raleigh, North Carolina. Fares on Jet Blue were super cheap and we’ve always wanted to go to explore … Continue reading

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Recipes: Homemade Light Wheat Bread

Making homemade bread is one of my favorite things to do in the kitchen. It’s totally simple and easy. People say the proofing is too time consuming but I disagree. Just throw the dough together and walk away for a … Continue reading

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Off to Raleigh!

John and I are off to Raleigh, North Carolina at 4AM tomorrow morning. I can’t wait for the 80 degree weather, relaxation, and all the BBQ we plan to eat. This vacation will only be 3 days but we need … Continue reading

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Recipe: Lemon Curd and Meringues

I’m on a lemon kick, you’ve been warned. I had been thinking about lemon curd since we went to tea at L’Espalier and just happened to find this very simple recipe soon after we went. Lemon curd isn’t the healthiest … Continue reading

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Recipe: Muesli Bars

Remember my 10 Best Foods You Aren’t Eating post? Well this recipe for muesli bars is extra important because it incorporates 3 of those foods! (And I’m thinking I could incorporate 3 more into the recipe.) The more you can … Continue reading

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The 10 Best Foods You Aren’t Eating

I despise the term “super foods.” It’s uncategorical, misleading, and just generally used incorrectly (the EU knows what’s up). However, I do believe in souped up foods; foodsthat are nutritional powerhouses that can be reasonably used in every day cooking. … Continue reading

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