Stuff & Things

Skooch on over here and let’s explore the internet together. I bring you Channing Tatum and his hunky moves and also some thought provoking articles if your heart so desires. Happy 4th!

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Throwdown

In the quest to find my ultimate chocolate chip cookie I pit Ovenly’s vegan recipe against the ultimate in CCC recipes: The New York Times.

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Fried Chicken to Rule the World

Guys, this fried chicken will blow your mind. KFC will be banging down your door because you’ll put them out of business. Trust.

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Classic Egg Cream

Three simple ingredients to the best Valentine’s day snack. Chocolate optional.

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Amaretto Cake with Chocolate Mousse Filling

A decadent heavy cream and butter laced cake soaked in amaretto, topped with an airy chocolate mousse and slathered in a hazelnut and amaretto buttercream. What could possibly be wrong with that?

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Basic Vinaigrette Dressing

Save money and your waistline but whipping up a basic vinaigrette that may actually make you excited to eat your greens. If not excited then at least you can be excited about saving money right? Right.

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I classed up pizza. The New Yorker in me is slightly aghast but impressed at the same time. But it’s got prosciutto so you can’t stay mad for long.

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Citrus Roasted Chicken

Who said roasted chicken had to be boring? Brighten up your day with this citrus and honey roasted chicken. It doesn’t take any longer than your regular roasted chicken. So what are you waiting for?

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Almond Jam Thumbprints

Because even if the 95% of the batch looks like a failure at least five of the cookies were photo-worthy and recipe was too good not to share. Melt in your mouth, not in your hand, butter jam thumbprints.

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Food Blogger Cookie Swap 2014: Kris Kringles

It’s the annual Great Food Blogger Cookie swap. AKA the one stop resource for every single cookie recipe in history. Check out my addition with my grandma’s classic Kris Kringles.

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Upside Down Persimmon Cake

Let’s explore cake with persimmon shall we?

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Sriracha Candied Bacon

Everyone loves candied bacon. But you know what’s better than just plain old candied bacon? Bacon candied with Sriracha. Trust.