Dips/Spreads/Sauces

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The Best Mustard Vinaigrette Hack!

13 comments June 17, 2015

We love mustard over here. Yellow, Dijon, golden, spicy brown…you name it, I use it. But with most store-bought brands, you’re always left with a few teaspoons clinging to the […]

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Herb Butter

10 comments June 2, 2015

You ever look at your little kids and marvel at their face or body structure and think, “Ya. That kid totally came from me.” As in…genetics. It’s so wild. When […]

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Homemade Creamy Poppyseed Dressing

11 comments May 26, 2015

Happy post-holiday weekend! …Get ready for the rest of the week to drag. HA. Seriously, why does that always happen? So, you guys. I have some big news. You ready? […]

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“Everything” Bagel Seasoning Blend

20 comments February 10, 2015

Growing up Jewish, bagels were a staple in our house. Still are. But not these perfectly uniform, flavorless kind you find in the super markets. No. My grandparents used to […]

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5-Minute Zesty Corn and Black Bean Salsa

11 comments January 11, 2015

Let me introduce you to my new favorite salsa (well, sort of new – sister Jen first brought this over to my house back in…October?…and we’ve both been making it […]

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Cannoli Dip

25 comments December 18, 2014

Aaaaaand my pants are tight. Mid-December. Ya. Seems about right. The last couple of weeks have seen copious amounts of cookies, fudge, and chocolate bark coming out of my kitchen. […]

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French Fries and Dipping Sauces – 5 ways!

December 9, 2014

So. We ate french fries all last week. Life could be worse, right? When Alexia Foods asked if I wanted to partner on some recipe development, it was like Santa […]

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French Quarter Cheese Spread

6 comments November 20, 2014

Well, I guess anything named after the French Quarter is bound to be naughty, right? And this spread really is. But you don’t need to draw your blinds to enjoy […]

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Tiramisu Dip

15 comments October 18, 2014

You know a cookbook is awesome when… 1. there are pictures for each recipe 2. prep times are included 3. substitution suggestions are given 4. you want to make every. […]

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Cinnamon Whipped Cream

16 comments October 4, 2014

So, I had dental surgery. That was fun. #sonotfun Tissue grafting on my lower gums, to be exact. Soft foods for an eternity 2 weeks and only food requiring a […]

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Monster Fruit Dip with Apple Mouths

7 comments September 27, 2014

I know I have a hit on my hands when the kids inhale it. And then the next day, they ask me to make it again. This dip >>> the […]

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Raspberry Chia Seed Jam

14 comments August 30, 2014

So, I’m still eating my chia seed pudding every day! …and then sister Jen informed me that chia seeds are used to make those chia pets. And I sort of […]

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Honey-Sesame Dressing

9 comments July 22, 2014

Chocolate ganache, melted caramel, pure maple syrup, a balsamic reduction… who needs the ice cream? Just pass me a spoon. Right? This dressing is no different – it’s sweet and […]