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  • Taking a Bite out of Vegas: TECHmunch where food & technology collide .. a food bloggers paradise

    Taking a Bite out of Vegas: TECHmunch where food & technology collide .. a food bloggers paradise

    I had the privilege of moderating a TECHmunch panel at BlogWorld in Las Vegas. The brainchild of Bakespace.com‘s Babette Pepaj, TECHmunch is where food and technology collide, a food bloggers paradise.  The panels were packed with talent like Nadia Giosia, Jaden Hair, Sarah Evans, Jeff Houck, Serena Ehrlich, Sara and Lee O’Donnel and a host of others… They all shared great new and very relevant, applicable information. There were also a host of interactive demos including:  Manouschka […]

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  • Pumpkin Done Right …  Glazed Pumpkin Cookies and Cream Cheese Pumpkin Roll

    Pumpkin Done Right … Glazed Pumpkin Cookies and Cream Cheese Pumpkin Roll

    Pumpkin Done Right …  Glazed Pumpkin Cookies and Cream Cheese Pumpkin Roll These cookies are  guaranteed to melt in your mouth. They’re also a great way to get rid of that pumpkin you meant to carve but never got around to. Pumpkin Cookies 2 1/2 c. all purpose flour 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp ground cinnamon 1/2 tsp ground nutmeg 1/2 tsp ground cloves 1/2 tsp ground ginger 1/2 tsp […]

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  • PORTUGUESE PORK AND CHOURICO FAMILY FOODIE STYLE

    PORTUGUESE PORK AND CHOURICO FAMILY FOODIE STYLE

    PORTUGUESE PORK AND CHOURICO Serves 8 2 lbs. lean Pork cut into 1″ cubes 3 1/2 ounces Chourico sliced thinly (most likely will be found in the ethnic section of your grocery store as Chorizo/spanish name) 1 1/2 C White Wine or Chicken Broth 1 tsp. Paprika or Pepper 2 tsp. Sea Salt 2 Garlic Cloves thinly sliced or 1 tsp. minced garlic 3 tsp. Olive Oil -Marinate Pork with garlic, paprika and Sea Salt […]

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  • Delicious, Healthy, Low Cal Beef & Broccoli

    Delicious, Healthy, Low Cal Beef & Broccoli

    We asked Dr. Terry Simpson, our Midlife Health Expert and host of Your Doctor’s Orders to show us just how easy it is to prepare a delicious low calorie meal.

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  • ADDetour ~ The Tampa Taco Bus

    ADDetour ~ The Tampa Taco Bus

    You probably won’t find it in any of the tourists brochures but the Tampa Taco Bus in Tampa, FL is a MUST!! The Taco Bus is an old school bus converted into a kitchen that prepares incredible, fresh, authentic Mexican cuisine. The food was so good, I dove right in and ate it all before I remembered to take a picture. They are open 24/7, and as the sign says, “Broken English Perfectly Spoken.” Indoor […]

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  • Kruse & Muer on Wilshire by Vicky Akins

    Kruse & Muer on Wilshire by Vicky Akins

    There are times when eating is just eating. Then there are other occasions when the pace is less rushed, the meal represents family time and ‘eating’ becomes dining. Those meals are the ones from which great conversation, wonderful connections and unforgettable camaraderie are born.  But on rarer instances, maybe once or twice a year for the average person, you get to partake of a meal you’ll remember for a very long time. For those of […]

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  • The Sweet Taste of Kansas City

    The Sweet Taste of Kansas City

    Self proclaimed “chocoholics” we were thrilled at the opportunity to have a “hands on” fudge making lesson at Chip’s Chocolate Factory.  It’s easy to find, just ‘follow your nose’ t0 the fabulous chocolate aroma wafting on the second floor of the Crown Center in downtown Kansas City. And we’re not not kidding about the smell of chocolate … It is everywhere! How anyone could pass this by is unfathomable. When you enter the store to the […]

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  • That’s How We Roll

    That’s How We Roll

    One of the best things about travel is trying new food. Included in every leg of the MidLife Road Trip is a food element or two. Kansas City was no exception. So, when the hotel served us up the biggest and best cinnamon roll we had ever seen, we  just had to know more. The rolls, are actually the creation of Lorraine and Mema from Mema’s Old Fashioned Bakery down the street from Chateau Avalon. […]

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  • Cooking with the Seasons at Rancho La Puerta; Recipes from the World-Famous Spa

    Cooking with the Seasons at Rancho La Puerta; Recipes from the World-Famous Spa

    Chocolate Chip–Cranberry Cookies By Deborah Szekely and Deborah Schneider with Chef Jesús González of La Cocina Que Canta Friday is eagerly anticipated Cookie Day at the Ranch. The lucky staff member who walks around with the basket, handing out cookie bliss, is the recipient of many a heartfelt ¡gracias! Who wouldn’t be happy? Each cookie is packed with tart cranberries and chewy, crisp oats and has a fat chocolate beso in the middle. Although made […]

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