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Chocolate Candy Cane Butter Cookies

December 17, 2014
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I’ve been passing these cookies out all around Telluride. The reaction is unanimous ~ they are the PERFECT holiday cookie! Chocolate & peppermint lovers, beware. You might want to eat the entire batch of these Chocolate Candy Cane Butter Cookies. They are soft & completely amazing! You so need these at your holiday parties.

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Haute Holiday Gifts for Gals!

December 16, 2014
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There has been so much merry making, baking & skiing going on here…my gift shopping needs to happen stat! Heres a look at some of my favorite things that you might just want on your list too… Do not despair, it’s not too late to shop for some more gifts. My favorites might just become yours too…there are […]

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Raspberry, White Chocolate & Coconut Rugelach

December 15, 2014
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Looking to get your inner pastry chef on? This rugelach recipe from Dorie Greenspan’s new cookbook Baking Chez Moi is sure to do just that! These Raspberry, White Chocolate & Coconut Rugelach are the cookies that are sure to win over everyone during the holidays! Take some extra time to bake them ~ it’s sure […]

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Salt Dough Holiday Ornaments

December 13, 2014
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Looking for a fun + crafty project to do with the kids this weekend? Salt Dough Ornaments are so fun & super easy…a great way to personalize the holidays! I’m sure most of you have prettied up your Christmas trees all ready, but if you wish to add some more embellishments these Salt Dough Holiday Ornaments are the […]

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The Polar Queen Cocktail

December 12, 2014
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A minty + creamy + sweet + boozy libation sure to razzle dazzle party guests around the globe. Happy holiday season…from the polar queen & her favorite new cocktail… Happy Friday, the weekend is almost here & I’ll be skiing every second I can! One of the runs I’ll hit up is named Polar Queen, wish you […]

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RITZ Mint Thins

December 9, 2014
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Are you looking for an amazing, chocolatey, crunchy, super quick & festive holiday cookie? I’ve got all that for ya right here! This post is in partnership with RITZ crackers. Chocolate, peppermint dipped RITZ crackers make the perfect cookie exchange treats, teacher gifts & party snacks. Hellooooo RITZ Mint Thins…

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Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Maple Pecans

November 26, 2014
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Less that 24 hours till Thanksgiving! Can you believe it? If you are like me you might be scrambling for a few additional sides to add to your meal. We LOVE these brussels sprouts & I’m sure you will too! Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Maple Pecans are filled with amazing flavors & have a delectable maple […]

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The Plunge: A Fruity Sangria Punch

November 23, 2014
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Can you taste color? I know I sure can! Especially when its a fruity blend of flavors in a cool crisp cocktail. Seagrams Escapes invited me to create a cocktail with their assortment of flavors. Any excuse to go on a flavor journey & I’m in!  In this cocktail (#2 in my Telluride Ski Runs series) ~ The Plunge: […]

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Super Holiday Giveaway!

November 22, 2014
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Hi everyone! Happy weekend. A bunch of us are playing Santa ~ I’ve teamed up with a fabulous group of bloggers to bring you some amazing holiday gifts…enter now!

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Roasted Butternut Squash & Turkey Tacos

November 20, 2014
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My Caribbean Carnival cruise last month inspired all sort of fresh & fun flavors! These tacos make the most of your Thanksgiving leftovers and are a perfectly balanced family meal, with a Mexican twist! On my cruise in the Western Caribbean I enjoyed so many regionally inspired flavors. Fresh Mexican food was everywhere. Cooking it up at home […]

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Chambord Raspberry Cranberry Sauce

November 19, 2014
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Mixing booze with cranberry sauce is one of the greatest things evahhhhhhhh! Don’t you worry, the alcohol cooks out, almost…. Looking for a creative way to prepare cranberry sauce for Thanksgiving & Christmas? Look no further…cranberry, raspberry & liqueur are the most perfect pairing in my Chambord Cranberry Sauce…

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No-Bake Lemon Drop Cookies

November 17, 2014
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The folks at Better Homes & Gardens invited me to be a contestant in their Ultimate Baking Challenge. So here I am adapting one of their amazing recipes to share with you! Please VOTE FOR THESE TODAY & I might just end up competing in NYC! xo Calling all lemon lovers ~ I can’t begin to tell you […]

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Misty Maiden Martini

November 13, 2014
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I’ve made an executive decision around here. What is it? Now that designing cocktails is my new favorite thing to do (ahem, mixologist wanna be) I’m going to create a series of cocktails named after Telluride ski runs. And by the way there are a lot of ski runs!  Here’s No. 1… This Misty Maiden Martini is […]

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Cruise Inspired Recipes! Pinterest Board

November 7, 2014
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Embarking on a cruise is fun! What makes it even more fabulous is all that glorious food & drink…. Hi everyone! I have been reflecting on my wonderful Carnival cruise & I added a Cruise Inspired Recipes Pinterest board to share recipes inspired by cruise cuisine. There were so many wonderful ingredients & flavor combinations I tasted on my […]

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Halloween Chocolate Monster Cookies

October 26, 2014
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Halloween Monster Cookies go something like this. My sweet little 2nd grader was home from school feeling a bit under the weather. He was well enough to bake cookies though! These are my sons version of Monster Cookies. And he is mighty happy to share them with you…

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