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Peanut Butter Shortbread Chocolate Cookies

Peanut Butter Shortbread chocolate cookies: I’m such a sucker for shortbread. Recently I decided my shortbread should be peanut buttered and finished with chocolate. I took this idea a step further and sugared the cookies for a perfectly sweet crusty … Continue reading

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Vegan Menudo Made With Mushrooms

Vegan Menudo: Vegan Menudo is the exact thing I’ve been waiting to make. I remember years ago my Uncle Ron telling me he had a friend who was vegetarian who had started making meatless menudo with mushrooms as the replacement … Continue reading

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Pistachio Fig Goat Cheese Ball

My man is leaving on tour soon, which means he is requesting I make all his favorite snacks and foods while he’s still home. The picture above being one of them. Have you ever tried a Pistachio Fig Goat Cheese … Continue reading

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Vegetable Enchilada Casserole

I’m gonna share my Vegetable Enchilada Casserole recipe with you, but first let me say this: By nature I am a social butterfly…Put me in a room with complete strangers and we will be pals within 5 minutes.  Any of … Continue reading

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How To Make Vegan / Vegetarian Tamales

I’ve been a vegetarian for over 3 years now. I remember when I first decided to go meatless some of my closest friends snickered at me and called my new diet ‘hipster’ or ‘trendy.’  I didn’t understand the aggression. In … Continue reading

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Unbelievably Delicious Fruitcake For The Holidays

If you’re going to post a fruitcake recipe, then make sure it’s an out-of-this-world- unbelievably delicious fruitcake recipe… if not, why bother. I’ve taken a little break

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Easy Sugared Cranberries

  I’m that girl, the one that likes sparkly fruit for the top of cakes or to eat by the handful or to simply put in a bowl to use as garnish where needed. Well let’s face it the holidays … Continue reading

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Indiana Jones Snake Cookies For The Hollywood Bowl Screening!

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Allied Contigo. All opinions and recipe are 100% my own. I’ve lived in City Terrace / East Los Angeles my whole life and never have I seen advertisement for any form of art/entertainment hanging … Continue reading

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2017 Hollywood Bowl Season Line Up And My Almond Cherry Crumb Cake!

It’s easy for me to say that the Hollywood Bowl is my favorite venue in all of Los Angeles to enjoy a performance. It’s one of those places where it really encompasses the energy of the city and allows a … Continue reading

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Olive Oil Pistachio Buttercream Berry Cake

This whole cake craze started back in March, 2017.  My cousin had given me an Amazon gift card as an early birthday present and right away I searched for a 9 inch round, 3 inch tall cake pan.  I had … Continue reading

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