August 2012

Soft + Chewy Chocolate Cookies

by amy 31 August 2012

I think i was born in the wrong era – I would’ve thrived in a time that relied on bartering, rather than money, to get what you need. For example, yesterday, I made slow-cooker pulled pork for dinner. I tweeted about it, + one of my friends offered his homemade BBQ sauce to go along […]

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slow-cooker chicken tikka masala

by amy 29 August 2012

i love indian food. i tried it for the first time when i was in college, + have been hooked ever since. there are so many wonderful, exotic flavors + spices in indian cooking + with lots of rich, savory sauces + curries, it’s total comfort food for me. until recently, i hadn’t tried making […]

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chocolate chip + butterscotch oatmeal cookies

by amy 27 August 2012

today, i’m participating in a fun blogger event — the secret recipe club. how does it work? every 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, + everyone gets to see who was assigned to […]

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slow-cooker mexican chicken {with beans + corn}

by amy 23 August 2012

let me tell you a story about the power of social media. recently, i posted this question on twitter: i received tons of responses, + almost everyone said that they loved their crock-pot, so i decided it was time to buy one. then? one of my twitter friends (who’s also a real-life friend) told me […]

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Cilantro-Lime Rice {just like Chipotle!}

by amy 21 August 2012

If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, you know that I love mexican + southwestern food. We have a Mexican restaurant in walking distance that we can visit whenever we’re craving Mexican, but lately, I’ve taken to trying to recreate my favorite dishes at home. The other night, TI was making Slow-Cooker Mexican […]

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