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Dark Chocolate Almond Lacey Cookies


If you’ve never had a lace cookie {or Florentines} you’re in for a real treat.  They’re paper thin and light as air, melting in your mouth at first bite, possessing soft toffee-like flavors.  Its classic pairings are with citrus and chocolate, but you can certainly veer off a bit and include a variety of nuts, more

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Yogurt, Homemade + Greek Yogurt


Though we’re back to cold rainy days next week, at least someone got the memo about it being the first day of spring today.  Oh sunshine, won’t you stay? For the following weeks, whether the weather decides to cooperate or not, I’ve planned an arsenal of fresh and light recipes for y’all, starting with more

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Barley Tea 보리차


When I was younger, I didn’t understand why we were always drinking roasted barley tea instead of water.  We always had gigantic jugs of it in the fridge and when we’d have supper, we’d often get hot barley tea.  Sometimes, we’d even have rice soaked in barley tea for breakfast and it got to more

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When I think of comfort foods, I immediately latch onto memories of cuddling up to something warm and soothing.  This savory Korean rice cake soup is perfect for when it’s cold or you have a cold and it’s simple enough to create in no time at all. How to Make Korean Rice Cake Soup 떡국 more

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A Collection of 5 Minute Fixes


Banchan aka side dish, and to begin our collection, here are a few Korean side dishes, that along with this beautiful crunchy broccoli salad comes up in mere minutes. Squid Jerky Stir Fried Anchovies Whelk Salad Drinks that can be whipped up in 5 minutes: ‘Otai, Tropical Drink Blueberry Kale Smoothie, my favorite! Even more

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Starbucks Secret Menu//Summer Series II


Did you know that there are hundreds of drinks at this coffee shop not listed on the menu?  It would take me forever and a day to go through each and every one but today, we’re going to start with one of their more popular secret items, the cotton candy frappuccino.  Fun and pink, more

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Busy Days


Ever have a string of weeks that whiz-whirl-dash?  It’s like no matter what pace you’re going, that to-do list just isn’t getting shorter.  On the bright side, you feel generally productive when you finally get a moment to breathe.  On an even brighter note?  My incredibly easy lemon curd pie that comes together in more

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Poutine Gravy Cheese Fries {Baked}


One of the yummiest memories I brought back with me from my road trip to Canada were these oh-so-crispy potato planks dripping in a mess of gravy and cheese.  Me and my bestie seated ourselves in some obscure hole-in-the-wall dive and literally dove head first into a colossal basket, a remarkable feat considering we’d more

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Simple Sustenance


I rave about soup because it’s merely broth with a jumble of this and that but somehow, when you’re bundled up in a fuzzy blanket that matches your fuzzy socks and you’re comfortably curled up in your favorite nook, it can be a phenomenal experience to sip and slurp such a soothing concoction.  Not more

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