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Zucchini Pineapple Bread with Cream Cheese Glaze

I know it’s the first week of fall and everyone is living that Pumpkin Spice life, but I want to show some love to the unsung hero of the harvest season – zucchini!  It packs just as much moistness (ewe, but what other word is there?) for baking and because I planted them this summer, I have about 386 of them so I’m trying to use them in as many ways as I can. 

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Cast-Iron Cheddar Jalapeno Cornbread

It’s BBQ season and we can’t stop, won’t stop.  In my opinion, nothing pairs better with BBQ than cornbread.  This sweet and salty, crispy, a little spicy and cheesy cornbread is the perfect side dish to anything you’re grilling.  It also makes an amazing breakfast bread the next day topped with a sunny-side-up egg. 

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Why Intermittent Fasting Works For Me

This year’s Oscars was the first time in all the years I’ve been covering it (save for my preggo year) that I didn’t put myself on some kind of strict diet beforehand.  My post-baby year I logged every single thing I ate into an app for months.  Carbs were a hard no.  I skipped out on dinners with girlfriends.  And I was really unkind to myself if I “slipped.”  None of these diets were enjoyable and none of this made me feel good.  So this year, I said no more hard restrictions…

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Summer Cocktails

While it’s still technically Spring, I know I’m not alone when I say this upcoming long weekend is the unofficial start of summer. Hot, sunny, glorious summer!

We’ll be spending this weekend at our cottage where we entertain a lot of friends and family. Some with kids, some without. Some like to water-ski, some like to read. We’ve got early risers and night-owls. Most are in to games, others love a good nap. But one thing all the grown-ups enjoy together is a good cocktail.

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Classic Chocolate Cake

Every morning when I get Bea out of bed, I ask her what she’d like for breakfast. 10/10 times her answer is chocolate cake.   So, on a recent Sunday I said yes to her request.  Her reaction was equivalent to mine if I’d won the lottery…

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