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Hot Chocolate Layer Cake with Homemade Marshmallows

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Layer after layer of rich hot chocolate-inspired cake topped with homemade marshmallows make this cake phenomenal. So I’m at Lowes, my grocery store, and am perusing the magazines while Magazine Dude is putting them out. He adds Fine Cooking’s 5-Star Recipes special … Continue reading

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French Onion Soup

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Using sweet onions reduces the amount of time needed to cook them. The porcini mushrooms give this French Onion Soup and amazing depth of flavor. Delicious. I feel sorry for kids. From the very start, they have so little choice. … Continue reading

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Spinach-Noodle Soup with Poached Eggs

Spinach-Noodle Soup with Poached Eggs | www.takingonmagazines.com | Pair instant ramen noodles with fragrant ginger and garlic instead of the packet and magic happens. This soup is fantastic.

Pair instant ramen noodles with fragrant ginger and garlic instead of the packet and magic happens. Spinach-Noodle Soup with Poached Eggs is fantastic. Many moons ago, my sister and I went up to the Eagle River, Wisconsin area for a week’s … Continue reading

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Asian Barbecue Chicken Wings

Asian Barbecue Chicken Wings | www.takingonmagazines.com | Sticky, sweet, spicy and delicious, these slow cooked Asian Barbecue Chicken Wings are the highlight of any gathering. Make sure you have lots of napkins!

Sticky, sweet, spicy and delicious, these slow cooked Asian Barbecue Chicken Wings are the highlight of any gathering. Make sure you have lots of napkins! I was at the grocery store the other day and ended up talking with a … Continue reading

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Crunchy Rooibos Chickpeas

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Taking tea outside the box (or bag), these Crunchy Rooibos Chickpeas, are a crunchy, spicy delicious snack. They fried shallots give them and extra boost of flavor. It’s been a while since I bared my soul by sharing some of … Continue reading

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Pork and Sausage Meatballs with Porcini Sauce {a slow cooker meal}

Pork and Sausage Meatballs with Porcini Sauce | www.takingonmagazines.com | This delicious slow cooker meal will wow family and guests. Not only it is gorgeous, but the porcini sauce is fantastic with the pork and sausage meatballs.

This delicious slow cooker meal will wow family and guests. Not only it is gorgeous, but the porcini sauce is fantastic with the pork and sausage meatballs. On top of spaghetti, All covered with cheese; I lost my poor meatball … Continue reading

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Sear-Roasted Chicken with Orange-Tarragon Pan Sauce

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Proof that healthy doesn’t mean tasteless, this Sear-Roasted Chicken with Orange-Tarragon Pan Sauce is delicious, full of flavor and easy on the calories. If your family is anything like mine, you know that before any conversation of healthy eating is broached your loved ones … Continue reading

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Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Caramelized Onions

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A touch of red wine vinegar offsets the sweetness of caramelized onions and roasted Brussels sprouts in this gorgeous, delicious side dish. One of the few times (okay, maybe not so few) I get a laugh at my family’s expense … Continue reading

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Tangy Pulled Chicken Sandwiches with Pickled Onions, Apple, and Smoked Cheese

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These Tangy Pulled Chicken Sandwiches are made doubly good with pickled onions, apple, and delicious smoked cheese. They make an awesome lunch. Do you remember the sandwiches your mom made for you when you were a young tyke? Were any … Continue reading

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Classic Almond Biscotti

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Crispy like a cracker yet sweet like a cookie, biscotti, a classic Italian treat, is over 150 years old and still delicious, just like this almond version. In a perfect world this new-fangled common core math stuff wouldn’t exist. Homework equations … Continue reading

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