Friday Favorites

Happy Friday friends!  Today like most Fridays I wanted to share with you some laughs, books, desserts and puppies! Friday Favorite Youtube Clip: *warning there is bad language!*** http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o6TKpkY4WcM Friday…
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Olive Oil Tortillas

So I finally did it.  Tortillas are one of those things that taste so much better when they are fresh.  I know I love when restaurants make them fresh but it was always one of those things I thought was best to leave to the experts.…
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Whole Wheat, Espresso & White Chocolate Chip Scones

So my sister was in town this weekend and it was so wonderful.  I love when she visits because our family gets together and it feels just like old times.  Its basically an excuse to sit on our moms lap, lounge around and chat all…

Friday Favorites

Hi friends!  What a week it has been.  Matt and I put an offer in on a town house we thought was perfect for us and didn't get it.  It was a heartbreaker but we are still positive we can find a place we love!  There are just too many people…
These Turkey Fajitas Sloppy Joe Style are so easy and so tasty but have a much lower fat content than traditional sloppy joes!
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Sloppy Turkey Fajitas

I love how recipes are created, especially these turkey fajitas.  Matt and I attempted to make skinnier sloppy joes (with the mix) last week by using turkey.  It didn't work very well because of the lack of fat in the turkey.  We love making…
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Banana and Peanut Butter M&M Cookies

If you are a fan of little bits of then you know that I love and easy and delicious cookie recipes. I actually love anything that is easy and delicious.  This recipe was created because I had 2 beautiful ripe bananas.  Some people…
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Malted Rice Krispie Treats w/ Robin Eggs

 Okay lets have a serious discussion.  Do you find yourself constantly justifying eating delicious treats?  Let me tell you about my inner battles. October: "I can eat a bag of candy corn a day, they are only around once a year!" December:…
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Toasted Coconut Pound Cake

Coconut is soooo in right now.  Something about it is refreshing, sweet and seems to work well with anything.  This is even more true when its toasted!  This cake is packed with toasted coconut and the buttermilk makes it smooth…
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Best Shamrock Shake Ever!

Yay! The weekend of St. Patrick's day is upon us and it has been a beautiful week in So Cal.  When the sun is shining and leprechauns are running amuck, the only thing on my mind is a Shamrock Shake.  McDonalds coined this lovely…
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St. Patrick's Day Lofthouse Imitation Cookies

We all know Lofthouse cookies.  Those cookies in the bakery section of the grocery store that change frosting colors every season and always taste oddly delicious.  They are dense and sweet and always leave you wanting a glass of…
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Cinnamon Pecan Crunch Doughnuts

DOUGHNUTS.  If you work in an office you are probably faced with sweet maple bars and chocolate sprinkled delights constantly.  There is something about that pink doughnut box that makes you think the happiest of thoughts.  But…
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Chewy Coconut-Lime Sugar Cookies

 A chewy cookie with a a little crunch is hard to come by.  My friend Katie got me the America's Test Kitchen Cookbook for Christmas.  She knows me well.  This book is amazing! They explain what they are trying to make and…