Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

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After five years in the work force, one of the best lessons I’ve learned is that the goodwill you garner by offering baked goods will come in handy when you’re having trouble with an excel table or really need someone to get on a call with you on a Friday afternoon. In work, as in… 

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Asian Glazed Baked Wings

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Sooooo…. yeah, I’m sorry — I know I haven’t posted in 2 months — major fail on my part. The last two months have involved a ton of travel (pictures of delicious Italian food to come), some much needed family time at my parents’ house and a crazy-busy month at work.  All that being said… 

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Sweet Potato Fries with Chipotle Aioli

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Happy Monday and I hope everyone had a fantastic weekend! I just got back from St. John this morning after seeing my oldest friend marry an amazing man on Saturday,  so I’m one cloud nine… and very very tired.  I’m pretty sure that by the time I get home I will be in absolutely no… 

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Simple and Delicious Guacamole

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Happy Cinco de Mayo everyone!!!  I would love to be unpredictable and chart my own course by posting a recipe for lasagna or meatloaf but who am I kidding… I’m definitely going with my favorite guac recipe today. Guacamole is pretty simple… avocados, lime, cilantro and salt. Those are the only things you really need… 

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Sausage Rolls

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When it comes to a filling, fun and impressive hor d’oeuvre, I really don’t know whats easier than these sausage rolls. These basically take two amazing things — pork and puff pastry — and present them in a perfect bite size portion that packs a flavor punch. The best part is that, depending on what… 

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Sriracha Deviled Eggs

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Every morning Cousin Mark eats a giant bowl of oatmeal and half a dozen boiled eggs. He is trying to gain weight. Hearing him talk about needing to eat more while I snack on celery almost makes me hate him. Almost. Anywhoo — even though he makes himself six boiled eggs every morning, he only… 

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