Archive of ‘Stuff I Love!’ category

Simple and Savory Slow Cooker Dinners

Posted on March 4, 2017

Slow-cooking makes hearty and economical winter meals a snap to make, and I’ve shared two of my favorite recipes in my column, The Recipe Box, in the March issue of Direct Magazine. Investing a little time to do some advance prep the evening before allows you to quickly combine everything to cook in the morning. […]

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Tropical Zucchini Bread

Posted on February 27, 2017

Y’all know that I have quite a fondness for sweets and baked goods ~ my belief that “diet” equals lifestyle means that balance and moderation are the keys that allow me to enjoy both.  I’m definitely open to using ingredients that will make my favorite treats healthier, as long as I don’t feel that the […]

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Cozy Campfire Crisp

Posted on February 22, 2017

Disclaimer: Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles provided the Trefoil Cookies and Melissa’s Produce provided the produce and nuts for the recipe in this post.  I was not compensated in any other way, and all the opinions expressed are mine. I’m not sure how I wound up in a camping mindset when creating my Girl […]

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S’mores Cookie Glampfire Bark

Posted on February 17, 2017

Disclosure: Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles Council provided the Girl Scout S’mores Cookies and Melissa’s Produce provided the dried fruits and nuts for this recipe.  I was not compensated in any other way and all the opinions stated are mine. It’s Girl Scout Cookie time again, and I’ve teamed up with some of my […]

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Cookbook Corner: My Fat Dad

Posted on February 13, 2017

Disclosure: My Fat Dad is generously providing one copy of the book for a giveaway.  I was not compensated in any way for writing this post, and all the opinions are my own. Author Dawn Lerman grew up with parents that were on opposite ends of the eating spectrum…among other challenges.  Her father, who at […]

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