Tag Archives: Giveaways

A Whole New [Delicious] Meaning to the Term ‘Dark & Stormy’ #giveaway

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You’ve heard the term, ‘dark and stormy night.’ Thanks to Powell & Mahoney, Dark & Stormy has a new, delicious meaning; one full of flavor, warmth and holiday cheer.  Did you know that the line, ‘It was a dark and stormy … Continue reading

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Lemon-Roasted Whole Chicken

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Tender, beautiful and deliciously juicy, this Lemon-Roasted Whole Chicken is what makes French cooking so fantastic. You’ve heard the saying that sometimes you can’t see the forest through the trees, right? I can’t tell you how many times I’ve finally … Continue reading

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Canned Whole Tomatoes and an Awesome Ball® Canning #Giveaway

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Canned Whole Tomatoes and an Awesome Ball Canning #Giveaway: Preserving the summer’s bounty just got a whole lot easier. This Ball Canning and Herb Preservation Kit is fantastic. Well, my friends, it’s time to share a hard truth. I know … Continue reading

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Putting the ‘Giving’ Back In Thanksgiving (and a #Giveaway)

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I’m not going to beat around the bush. Okay, okay, I never beat around the bush, but this time I’m going to do it even less. This giveaway is a very thinly veiled way to get you to head over … Continue reading

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A Friend, An Anniversary, and A Giveaway To Celebrate

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I love this blog, you know that, right? In a way it’s my baby. In fact, all food bloggers feel this way. Every recipe we make and dish we share is a labor of love. Actually, if I compare Dudette, … Continue reading

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Margherita Pizza (Inauthentic But Uber-Tasty)

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Let’s break Italy up into pieces. Pieces of ‘For me, Italy’s ______________ is . . .’ Can you play this game with me? For instance. For me, Italy’s historic landmark is the colosseum. Considering that this beautiful Roman structure was … Continue reading

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Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes with SweetSticks Streusel Topping & a #Giveaway

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My friends, it is officially fall. Yes, yes, I know that according to the calendar the first day was well over a week ago, but to that I say, ‘so what?’ Dudette was still wearing shorts. I had the windows open … Continue reading

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Voodoo Juice and a Glass Straw Giveaway

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I always feel like I should be the recipient of a Nobel prize when I actually remember to do something I said I would do. Take, for instance, the Junie B. Jones library book sitting on my desk right now. … Continue reading

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Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies . . . Among Friends

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If you’ve been around for any amount of time, you know I’m taking quite a departure from the norm here at Taking On Magazines.I’m not talking about the fact that Dudette is prominently featured today. You’re already used to seeing … Continue reading

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Getting My Cassava On [and a giveaway]

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I received an e-mail last week. Actually, I received a lot of them. This one, however stood out a bit because of the photo that came with it and the content. Chips. Beautiful, crispy-looking chips. I love chips. Those of … Continue reading

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