February 2012

sugar cookie bars

by Amy 27 February 2012

this month i participated in a fun blogger event — the secret recipe club. how does it work, you ask? every participating blogger is secretly assigned another blog + chooses a recipe from that blog to make. on reveal day (today!), all of our posts go up at the same time, so everyone gets to […]

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Chicken Tortilla Soup

by Amy 21 February 2012

One of my favorite things to order at Mexican or Southwestern restaurants is chicken tortilla soup – I love the combination of savory, rich flavors paired with wonderfully fresh ingredients. However, until recently, I had never made it at home. I had a major hankering for it the other day, but wasn’t in the mood […]

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homemade pitas

by Amy 16 February 2012

it’s official – i’ve got bread fever. it started innocently with making a homemade baguette, which lead me to trying homemade tortillas, + now? pitas. if i’ve learned anything from this carbtastic journey (other than the fact that, whoa, i really love carbs), it’s that homemade breads are far more delicious than their store-bought versions […]

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GIVEAWAY – SodaStream home soda maker!

by Amy 14 February 2012

this giveaway is now CLOSED + the winner was selected using random.org. congratulations to commenter #52, amanda of food fascinations! I’ll be contacting you with details! since i adore my readers so much, i have a valentine’s day gift for you – a giveaway! i’m so excited because today’s giveaway is one of my favorite […]

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chocolate chip cookie dough truffles

by Amy 10 February 2012

remember when i posted a recipe for cake batter truffles last month? well, i learned from that post that many of you, my dear readers, adore cake batter + cookie dough just as much as yours truly. it made me feel good to know that, when i’m baking, i’m not the only one who makes […]

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