Cherry-Almond Quinoa Breakfast Cookies

January 20, 2012
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Cookies for breakfast???   Wheeeee!!!! Well, sort of.  Read on. (But first, another cookie shot.)     It all started with Costco…. I have a love-hate relationship with Costco.  Like everyone, I love being able to buy certain items in bulk, like say, 52 pounds of dog food,  42 rolls of Charmin, or necessities like pillow-sized.. read more →

Food Blogger Cookie Swap: Lemon-Glazed Almond, Anise, and Cranberry Biscotti

December 29, 2011
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I’ve been baking Christmas cookies for as long as I can remember.  I give you Exhibit A:       Groovy shirt, huh?  Too bad I’m sitting, so you can’t take in the whole outfit.  It had matching pants, and I also owned the whole look in brown.  My hair seems to have some sort.. read more →

Blueberry Pie Bars with Almond Streusel

September 27, 2011
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“Hey Julie, have you ever heard of P90X?” As soon as these words came out of Eric’s mouth, I should have sprinted from the room. But no, I didn’t.  I stayed and listened to his argument as to why we should partake in the popular but notoriously grueling 90-day home fitness program consisting of a.. read more →