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Month: November, 2013

Blackberry and Lemon Fizzes with Rosemary

There are a lot of ideas bouncing around in my head today. It might have something to do with the fact that we had our first real snowfall this morning, which means I snuggled on the couch for a large part of the day reading and looking out the window with excitement. I got so excited about this idea for a drink that I eventually ran out to grab the ingredients. I know it’s only Monday, so all the more reason to ease into the week with this drink.

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Apple Cinnamon Granola Bars


My roommates and I spend about 50% of our conversations discussing food. We’re convinced it’s okay to eat a block of cheese in one sitting, and three dinners are perfectly fine. While my tastes and food adventures do stray from the norm sometimes, my roommates are fantastic about embracing it, encouraging it, and often even trying it. I once made pumpkin chocolate chip cookies with a glaze, to be told by one roommate that they were too spiced and another that they were under-spiced. I was just glad to be sitting there with them, sharing what I had made. Read the rest of this entry »