Blueberry Buckle

Blueberry Buckle Each day, I look forward to visiting a few of my favorite foodie friends, as well as finding new blogs to explore as I hop through the weekly blog parties. I am always amazed by the endless array of nutritious meals, delicious desserts, and inspiring ideas these sites provide! I discovered today’s recipe through […]

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Shutter Love Tuesday & Wordless Wednesday: Fiori Di Como

Fiori Di Como: The Bellagio, Las Vegas When you walk into The Bellagio in Las Vegas, a spectacular sight awaits you: an extraordinary array of 2000 colorful hand-blown glass blossoms, suspended high above you from the 18 feet ceiling. This photograph of Dale Chihuly’s Fiori Di Como, the world’s largest glass sculpture, is my entry […]

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Maple Beef Stew

Maple Beef Stew

Maple Beef Stew I was a winter bride, so it should come as no surprise that I wasn’t married for very long before my husband got a hankering for a hearty stew. Since neither of us had any good stew recipes up our sleeves at that time, we began to search for the perfect cookbook […]

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A Season Full Of Color

A Season Full Of Color Card

It finally feels like Autumn in Summerland. Not that the view from my window reveals this: as I gaze outwards, I still see nothing but green everywhere. But the past few days have brought with them cooloer temperatures, cloudier skies, and the rarity of rain. As the days begin to darken, I feel my body longing to hunker down […]

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Beef With Caramelized Onions & Red Peppers

  If you are looking for a new way to serve beef to your family, you’ll want to give today’s recipe a try! Now I have a picky palate when it comes to beef, but this flavorful dish is one of my favorites! This recipe represents my beef-loving husband’s adaption of one that inspired him in Williams Sonoma Kitchen Library Stir Fry. One of the […]

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