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Recipe: Chai Latte Ice Cream

I love going on vacation and tasting something 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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Restaurant Recreation: Flatbread Company’s Mopsy Kalua Pork Pie

We can all agree that pizza is the best food, right? One of my favorite pizzas in the world lives just down the street from my house at Flatbread Company in Davis Square, Somerville. It’s their Mopsy Kalua Pork Pie (pulled pork, … Continue reading

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Recipe: DIY Ice Cream Cake

Happy Birthday To Me! (Yup, today is my actual birthday – what’s more appropriate than celebrating with an ice cream cake made from scratch?) Having a mid-October birthday is awesome because it always falls in the same week as Columbus Day … Continue reading

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Restaurant Recreation: Starbucks’ Iced Chai Tea Latte

Last winter I successfully recreated Starbucks’ Chocolate Chai Latte so I thought I’d try a summer beverage. Just so happens it’s also chai! This is my take on the iced chai tea latte and I’m pretty excited about the outcome. … Continue reading

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DIY Recipe: Pub Style Nachos

We are nacho freaks. Cheesy, crunchy, spicy, gooey, yummy. We go to our local watering hole just to chow down on their loaded nachos. But, as we know, this is much less healthy than making our own at home. This DIY … Continue reading

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Recipe: Beet Hummus (Three Ingredients!)

Our favorite neighborhood restaurant, Highland Kitchen, has one of the best appetizers around: the Mediterranean hummus plate. It’s three different hummus offerings served with cucumber and grilled pita bread. We went recently and they had changed the dish to include … Continue reading

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Restaurant Recreation: Starbucks’ Chocolate Chai Latte

I’m not a fancy-coffee-shop-drink kind of person. I’m a tea drinker, take it black, have the occasional cocoa, and don’t drink coffee. So when it comes to Starbucks, all of the novelty drinks are pretty lost on me. However, when … Continue reading

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