Archive of ‘Stuff I Love!’ category

Holiday Ho Ho Cocoa Mix

Posted on December 1, 2017

Homemade food gifts are fun to make and share, especially during the holidays. There is something so special about giving a gift that you’ve put your hands and heart into.  Holiday Ho Ho Cocoa Mix is a warm, sweet way to say “Happy Holidays!” ~ that’s why it’s the star of The Recipe Box in […]

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Fantastic Finds for Your Favorite Foodies

Posted on November 27, 2017

Wow, Thanksgiving weekend has flown by and now it’s Cyber Monday, y’all! Time to get everyone’s wish lists organized and plan your shopping strategy.  Of course, we all have dear ones that may not have given us any hints about what they’d like, and that can leave us in a quandary as we search for […]

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Say Cheese!

Posted on November 21, 2017

Many thanks to the California Farm Water Coalition for sponsoring this tour! I can’t believe Thanksgiving is in just two days ~ how does the time go by so fast?!? In a way, I celebrate Thanksgiving every day by being grateful for so many blessings: family, friends, health, our country, the men and women in […]

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Sweet Potato Pinwheels

Posted on November 4, 2017

Thanks to the California Farm Water Coalition for sponsoring the farm tour!   Sweet Potato Pinwheels are the star in November’s issue of Direct Magazine’s The Recipe Box!  Visiting Alvernaz Farms on tour with the California Farm Water Coalition in Livingston, where fourth generation family farmer Jim Alvernaz grows 100 acres of sweet potatoes, inspired me to […]

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Nuts About Nuts!

Posted on October 18, 2017

Thanks to the California Farm Water Coalition for sponsoring this farm tour! I am always excited and honored when I am invited to participate in a Farm Tour arranged by the California Farm Water Coalition. I know that I’ll be spending time on beautiful farms and ranches with some of my favorite foodie friends as […]

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