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    Bacon-Potato Soup with Cheddar and Chives

    February 23, 2020

    What an ending to the weekend! The weather was on the warmer side for February which meant that we covered a lot of New York City ground! This tired mama didn’t want to prepare anything too crazy, so here is a Bacon-Potato Soup with Cheddar and Chives from Real Simple magazine! Perfect to enjoy on the couch with a big glass of wine. Rating: A- How to make it an A+: This is really tasty, but the baked potato vibes…

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    February 21, 2020
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    Baby Apple Banana Oat Muffins

    I didn’t want to go to a playdate at a friend’s house empty-handed today, but I needed to make sure whatever I made was kid-friendly by today’s standards. That meant no nuts, and MINIMAL…

    February 19, 2020
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    Croissant and Chocolate Bread Pudding

    I finished off our special Presidents’ Day Weekend brunch with this Croissant and Chocolate Bread Pudding from Real Simple magazine. Move over pain au chocolats, we’ve added cream, sugar, eggs, and made the most…

    February 17, 2020
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    Candied Bacon

    Bacon and brunch go hand-in-hand. But, I am a SUCKER for any candied version, combining the salty and sweet, but bonus for spice! This Candied Bacon, from Food Network magazine, is all of the…

    February 17, 2020
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    Cheesy Spicy Breakfast Hash

    No brunch is complete without some potato and eggs! Chrissy Teigen, as per usual, doesn’t disappoint with her big flavor Cheesy Spicy Breakfast Hash! Perfect for any day of the week if you’re a…

    February 17, 2020
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    Breakfast Fruit Crunch

    A holiday weekend brunch requires some very important categories. A sweet carby dish, some form of eggs and potatoes, a meat side, fruit, and, of course, mimosas. This Breakfast Fruit Crunch, from Ina Garten,…

    February 17, 2020
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    Smoky Turkey Chili

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    February 15, 2020