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Does this Apron Make Me Look Fat?

I have always been proud of the fact that my mom taught me how to cook. When I was little, she would give me small tasks like peeling lumpia wrappers or peeling hard boiled eggs for pansit. As I got … Continue reading

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It Looked Better on Pinterest Part VIII: As American as Raspberry Cheesecake

I’m a little late on a 4th of July post, but who’s really keeping track of a calendar? I can’t tell you how many times I’ve woken up on a Wednesday thinking it was Friday. I’ve never been big on … Continue reading

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Do You Ever Stop Eating?

I recently had the opportunity to go to a work conference in Anaheim, and of course I couldn’t help but be a little bit mesmerized by all the delicious food options.  Of course, after a morning of traveling, my coworkers … Continue reading

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Apricot Thumbprint Tea Cookies

A friend of mine and I were sitting by the pool one afternoon when she said, “We have so many apricots in my backyard right now that my mom is threatening to divorce my dad if he doesn’t chop the … Continue reading

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It Looked Better on Pinterest, Part IX: Skinny Poolside Dip

Summertime is right around the corner, and summertime is synonymous with outdoor picnics and BBQs. My apartment complex was having a BBQ and I volunteered to bring a side dish. I wanted to do something simple, so I turned to … Continue reading

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It Looked Better on Pinterest Part VIII: Macaroni and Cheese

Thanks to this polar vortex sweeping across the nation, the weather is still frightful, and frightful weather calls for comfort food. I have always loved a good macaroni and cheese. I think powdered cheese is a crime against food, so … Continue reading

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The Biggest Problem I Have with Christmas Break

My family and closest friends are all over the country, so holiday break means requesting time off, finding a dog sitter,  andPACKING. I have to admit, though, that trying to balance buying groceries so I don’t starve between now and … Continue reading

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