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  • We like stuff!

    The only thing better than buying gifts for your friends and family is winning stuff to give them... or keep... we won't judge. Here is a cool giveaway from Frugality is Free and Uncommon Good: a $25 gift certificate! Uncommon Goo...
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  • Do I have to sit next to Aunt Edna?

    We all love and hate the holidays for pretty much the same reasons. Enforced family fun sounds like a good idea until you are playing go fish at the kiddy table b/c of last years food fight misunderstanding (who knew that Uncle Joe ...
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  • Bring on Season's Eatings!

    Halloween is over, which is sad, but at the same time, it means it is almost time for the Holidays! Between Thanksgiving and Christmas, plus all around it just being colder, which makes staying in and cooking so much more fun, the ...
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  • Breaking up is hard to do!

    So unfortunately (or fortunately depending on the side you are on) people change. We grow up, we grow old (unless you are Benjamin Button), we develop likes and dislikes that are totally unlike the person we thought we were(did you ...
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  • No Help Wanted. Position Filled

    So apparently I am a possessive cook. I know my kitchen, I can (for the most part) remember where I put everything (still haven't found a can opener I bought when I moved in this place, went ahead and bought another one and yes, i d...
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  • Fire in the Kitchen

    Fire... again...

    Important safety tip: Always know where your fire extinguisher is. We have one in the Drinking Chefs kitchen, and have not had to use it yet (knock on wood), but have had yet another close call. We bought...
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  • Putting the Home back in Homemade

    Ever get a wild hair up where the sun don't shine? Well, last Friday I got one! I get home after a day of work and see a weekend off looming before me! I get a crazy idea of wanting to make homemade ravioli! Sounds either super diff...
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  • Cooking in real life

    I love Food Network... obviously... and I actually don’t mind the direction they are going in, as long as it stays to do with food. I am just hoping they don’t go the direction of MTV. Once upon a time, MTV had music, and I am hop...
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  • Jumping on the yogurt bandwagon...

    I am not usually the kind of gal who jumps on the latest fad. I have not done zumba. I am not even particularly sure of which teen star is the big deal right now... One I have gotten behind, however, is yogurt. Just for some bac...
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  • What food are you afraid of?

    I really love good food, but I am learning to curb foods that are bad for me. One of the foods that scares the crap out of me on a diet is anything creamy and cheese. Know why, because I looooove anything creamy topped with cheese...
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  • Our first big girl photo shoot!

    Today our interview in Birmingham Extra will be available to the public! This will be our second time in the press, our first being for Atl’s Omnivore, and our first time in a Birmingham publication. In our last interview they use...
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  • One week and counting

    So the week before filming is always a fun one. I scramble around asking people for different ideas and recipes that i can make and Marla is just sitting calmly, vodka in hand wondering at why she choose me to film with!

    The...
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