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Recipe: The Most Magnificent Carrot Layer Cake

I make carrot cake once a year for John’s birthday. Every year I research for weeks to try and find the best possible recipe for his precious birthday treat. This year I happened to catch America’s Test Kitchen’s Great American Classics … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: Bouchon in Las Vegas

For folks who don’t really gamble or drink, we sure do love Las Vegas. The hotels are opulent, the spas are luxurious, the shopping is fabulous, and the shows are fantastic. But us? We go to Vegas for the restaurants, … Continue reading

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Birthday Bash in Las Vegas

John’s 30th birthday was on July 26th and to celebrate we went to Vegas. Actually it ended up being quite the bash because in addition to John and I, eight of our friends from all over the country (DC, Arizona, … Continue reading

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Just Call Me Kitchen Samurai

August 29th marked John’s and my 5th anniversary. It’s only been a little over a year since we got married but we had our first date on August 29, 2007. I can’t believe it’s only been 5 years, it feels … Continue reading

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A Hike At The Fells

One of my 30 Before 30 Project goals that I have been worried about completing is “Number 28. Hike at The Fells 10 times.” I knew it was a lofty goal when I originally made it and it has been … Continue reading

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Recipe: John’s Birthday (Carrot) Cake

You may have noticed that there’s been a bit of silence over here for the past week or so. Things happened very quickly after I was offered my new job: I gave my 2 weeks and worked like crazy through … Continue reading

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John’s Surprise Date Day

One of the things on my 30 Before 30 Project list that I was most looking forward to doing was “Number 6. Plan an entire surprise date day for my husband.” By the time I got my act together and … Continue reading

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