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Spring in Texas: The Kemah Boardwalk

How perfectly gorgeous is your spring weather right now? We’re right smack in the middle of a stretch of storybook-beautiful weather in southeast Texas. It’s actually like this every year. But after a short stretch of annoyingly cool weather (“winter”), you learn to really appreciate the rest of the year. Most of it, anyway. Growing [...]

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Envirosax Giveaway (closed)

Planet Green by Envirosax

Tomorrow is Earth Day. In our house, it’s the environmental equivalent of New Year’s Day considering how many resolutions/pledges we make to be greener. Over the last few years, we’ve tried a few things, from buying a meat share from a nearby farm to growing many of our own vegetables to using greener cleaning products. [...]

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KitchenAid 13-Cup Food Processor Giveaway!

KitchenAid Food Processor

We’re giving away a brand new, shiny KitchenAid 13-Cup Food Processor in the color of your choice! Click here to enter!

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Giveaway Friday: Envirosax Reusable Grocery Bags (closed)

Envirosax (Origami)

It’s Friday. It has been three weeks since my last margarita. And my last grapefruit. Those things are not unrelated. But it’s Friday! And we are giving away a set of one of my most favorite things in this whole wide, gigantic world (besides margaritas): Envirosax Reusable Grocery (toy, travel, overnight) Bags (purse). To enter [...]

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Alfajore Moon Pies

Alfajore Moon Pies

Quirk Books contacted me a while back about participating in Marsh Madness to celebrate Shauna Sever’s new cookbook release, Marshmallow Madness. And I jumped all over it. Because it combines two things that are quite dear to me: Tourney-style brackets in March. And dessert. Everyone wins! Totally unlike the office pot where the intern who [...]

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Baked Penne with Chicken & Kale + Microplane Giveaway

Baked Penne with Chicken and Kale

How do you get a 2-year old and a slightly-reformed veggie hater to eat leafy greens? You add pasta. It never fails. We’ve set a couple of goals this year, one of the big ones – and probably the most difficult one – is to eat more plants. There’s a direct correlation between the size [...]

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12th Day of Christmas Giveaway: Kitchenaid Professional 6-Quart Stand Mixer (closed)

KitchenAid Mixer Giveaway

On the 12th day of Christmas, there was something shiny. Today is the final day of the 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways. Thanks for sharing everything with us, from your favorite Christmas cookie to your least favorite Christmas song. We saved the best for last: a KitchenAid Professional 600 Series 6-Quart Stand Mixer! According to [...]

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11th Day of Christmas Giveaway: Cooking Magazines (closed)

Cook's Illustrated

On the 11th day of Christmas, there were two of my favorite cooking magazines! It answers the question of “What’s for dinner,” all year long. A 1-year subscription to both Fine Cooking and Cook’s Illustrated can be yours, just answer this question in the comments below: What is your favorite cooking magazine? Update: The winner [...]

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