Southwest Salad

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Oh yeah! This is the third salad in my Summer Salad Series. That’s right, three makes it an official series. HAYO I made this salad for two different parties this month. It’s zesty,… Continue reading

Apple Quinoa Delight

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Has the bear been hibernating in this hot weather? Something like that. I’ve been slacking…bigtime…but I promise to step it up! Who missed me? I was at a conference in San Fran and… Continue reading

Oriental (Asian) Cabbage Salad

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This recipe is so old, it’s politically incorrect. My mom has been making it for years and it’s a fresh alternative to a lettuce salad. (Helloooooo ruffage) So you’re at a BBQ, and you’re… Continue reading

Put Your ______(Memories) In a Box

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My boyfriend’s first cousin Dan and Shannon got married on New Years Eve! The wedding was a blast and his family and extended family were really cool. I had such a great time,… Continue reading

Five Spice Shrimp

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Who missed me? (Quickly brushing away tumbleweeds) I’ve been busy but I finally went grocery shopping which means – FOOD! I was ready for something new, something different, something….SPICY. Turns out, this recipe… Continue reading

Squarsh Souffle

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I say ‘squarsh’ because my mom tends to add an ‘r’ after anything with a ‘qu.’ Meanwhile, both squish and squash become “squarsh.” I know what you’re thinking – squash souffle?? really? It’s fluffy, light,… Continue reading

Made with Joe’s Hands

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I know, I know. I should be the one cooking since this is my blog. But a bear’s gotta take a break, roighto? Truth be told, I have made this recipe many, many… Continue reading

The Big Payback

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Who has missed my bearily crafts? Anyone? (tumbleweed) Believe it or not, I was not always so crafty. Back in the day I made several failed attempts to be creative. I made my… Continue reading

Seafood Yumbo

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See how I manipulated ‘gumbo’ and made it bearily by saying ‘yumbo’? I’m so witty. Seafood gumbo is a cherished dish from N’Awlins (New Orleans). Is it a soup? A stew? No, it’s… Continue reading

Breakthrough

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I’m having a moment. I feel like I have seen the light! (Chorus of angels) I made up my own recipe!! I want to shout it from the rooftops! I wish I had a megahorn… Continue reading