Author Archives: Tina

Cauliflower Amazingness

Cauliflower was gross. I mean, yucky times 1000. Until I discovered this crazy concept called “roasting”. *insert eye roll here* Yeah, I know, it’s not a new thing but when something is yucky why would cooking it a new way … Continue reading

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Summer Baking

Yes. I know the title is basically an oxymoron, especially here in Arizona where one does not typically bake in the summer because…ya know…7th level of hell temperatures.  However, summer is the time when all the best fruits are ripe! … Continue reading

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Drunken Shrimp Tacos

This recipe is a result of “What do I have in the house to make for dinner?” Drunken Shrimp Tacos yield depends on size of shrimp 3 – 4 each per taco Ingredients 1 pkg frozen raw shrimp (the one … Continue reading

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Red Wine Braised Short Ribs

Hello! *waves* Remember me?! No, well, I’ll work to change that. Working on posting at least once a week. I’ve got loads of pictures already taken so you’d think I’d already have tons written right? Today I made something new … Continue reading

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A Foodie on Vacation – Dana Point, CA

This year we decided to head out on our annual family vacation the week of 4th of July. We’re either genius or insane…somehow I think a smidge of both. It was a wonderful week spent with my sisters family, relaxing … Continue reading

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I Smell Reality, oh, and Lasange Roll-ups

In all fairness, I started this blog with a bazillion pics of food I’d already made, with grand illusions of posting daily…er, weekly…bi-weekly?  Whatever my intentions, reality reared her hella ugly head and laughed maniacally in my face. No matter … Continue reading

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What’s Left Bread aka Banana Zucchini Chocolate Chip Bread

Is it just my household, or does anyone else buy a bunch of bananas with the best intentions of eating them before they get a squick of brown on them only to find them all soft and mushy behind the … Continue reading

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