Monthly Archives: August 2015

John’s Birthday Weekend in Maine

In July John celebrated his 33rd birthday and I planned a surprise weekend away as his present. I had a few different locations floating around in my head but ultimately settled on Maine (we love Maine so much). Here’s how … Continue reading

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Recipe: Chai Latte Ice Cream

I love going on vacation and tasting┬ásomething so delicious you can’t wait to get home and recreate it in your own kitchen. On our Alaska cruise in June our final stop was Victoria, British Columbia where we had some amazing … Continue reading

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Five More Documentaries Worth Watching

I can’t believe it was three years ago (!) that I posted my original Five Documentaries Worth Watching blog. So here I am, back with five more excellent films! I’m an avid documentary consumer and love to discuss them with … Continue reading

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Recipe: Chocolate Truffles (Topped with Bacon, Sprinkles, Coconut, and Cocoa)

Today I’m going to ask you to consider candy making. Hear me out! Right now you’re looking at these pictures thinking I did something fancy and difficult. But I didn’t really. These truffles are insanely simple. So much so that … Continue reading

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