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Recipe Box: Mussels with White Wine, Butter, Herbs + Sourdough

September 26, 2017

  Matt and I wanted to try a new recipe this weekend, he was in the mood for seafood so we looked through our cook book, The Coastal Table and decided on mussels with white wine, butter, herbs and sourdough bread. We grabbed all of the ingredients and got to it. We had so much fun making this we had not made mussels at home before and it was super easy, Matt even said they were the best ones that…

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Oysters….Delivered!

March 10, 2017

  Oysters…at your doorstep. Need I say more? I’m talking kinda like HelloFresh or Just Add Cooking (which I’ll tell you all about later) but this is oysters. Real Oyster Cult is the next big thing…you heard it here first people!     So Matt and I ordered Real Oyster Cult oysters and let me tell you they were so fun to get in the mail…I love good mail days. We got the Summerside Oysters which are from Prince Edward…

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Super Bowl Sunday Snacks

February 2, 2017

Hellloo football fans…. or snack fans! The biggest day in football is finally here! Whether you are most excited about Lady Gaga’s halftime show, the hilarious commercials or the actual game, I know we are all getting the snacks and drinks ready. I think I am more excited about the super bowl because my favorite team is going to the Superbowl for the ninth time! GO PATRIOTS!     It’s no secret that buffalo chicken is the crowd favorite at…

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Samoa Cheesecake Bars

August 23, 2016

Catching up with lifelong friends and baking go hand in hand. Also there is not much better to do on a rainy Saturday during the summer than to bake up something delicious. So while perusing Pinterest, one of my best friends and I looked at easily 500 dessert recipes and through multiple food magazines looking for something sweet. We decided to go with the Samoa Cheesecake Bars and boy let me tell you they did not disappoint!     Ingredients:…

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Pizza on the Grill

July 7, 2016

Lets face it pizza is just one of those foods that is perfect no matter what is on it, what time a day it is and no matter what kind of mood your in. My absolute favorite thing to make in the summertime is pizza on the grill. I love grilling, I love making pizza, so grilling pizza is a weekly occurrence. When I first started making pizza on the grill I wasn’t sure if I had to purchase a…

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Watermelon Mint Cocktail

June 9, 2016

Hello Lovelies! Today I am sharing a recipe for a blended watermelon mint cocktail that I made last weekend. It was so light and refreshing and it didn’t make you feel super full. I made it for a barbeque that we held and every single person loved it, girls and guys! It was a huge hit!     Here is what you will need: Watermelon White Sugar Mint Leaves Your favorite Vodka Water Blender First step is to cut up…

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Lemon Poppyseed Grilled Chicken Salad

June 2, 2016

  Happy Thursday! I made this grilled chicken salad with homemade lemon poppyseed dressing and let me tell you it was delicious. I love trying new salads but also sticking to my traditional salads and just changing a few toppings or the dressing. For this one I used romaine lettuce with some baby spinach topped with tomatoes, cucumbers, pears, grilled chicken and sliced almonds.     For the Homemade Dressing: 2 Tbsp Honey 2 Tbsp Sugar 3 Tbsp Apple Cider…

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Easter Cookies

March 28, 2016

  Happy Easter Chickies! Did you have a wonderful day celebrating with family, friends and this beautiful weather?! I sure did!! We couldn’t have lucked out more with the weather! We did appetizers and drinks out on the patio and it was such a tease! I made Easter cookies that were the cutest in the world! They were not the easiest to make but let me tell you they were well worth it!   I followed the Country Crock recipe…

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Spring Salad

March 22, 2016

Now that spring is FINALLY here its time to switch up meals, no more soups and stews…bring on the salads! I absolutely love a good spring salad. I love loading salads up with nuts and fruits. So when I was at the grocery store and I saw that the strawberries were on sale I was in my heaven. Also I found my new favorite salad dressing, I was looking for a new one that is healthy because I usually make…

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Blackbird Doughnuts

February 18, 2016

                I met up with my friends before work this morning and we went to check out this gourmet doughnut shop in the South End of Boston. It opened about a year ago and after drooling over their Instagram for weeks we decided to finally give it a try.…

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