Try Savory Cranberry Brie Bites at Your Next Party

savory cranberry brie bites onion rosemary filo dough cups

Today I’m sharing with you one of my very favorite recipes.  I’ve been making some variation of savory cranberry brie bites at my Christmas party for something like fifteen years!  I know we’re not that close to Christmas, but I wanted to share this now in case you need a…

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Rosemary and Olive Grilled Cheese

olive and rosemary grilled cheese grownup grilled cheese

DIY July is still going on, but I forgot to take pictures!  In my defense, it’s really hard to take pictures while installing a ceiling fan.  And I’m pretty confident that no one needs a tutorial on how to paint a wall.  Or trim.  My goodness, so much damn trim!!!…

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Thick and Hearty Garbanzo Bean Soup

Vegan garbanzo bean soup using canned beans.

After the ridiculous indulgence of the smoked Gouda cauliflower gratin (or maybe you used skim milk and it wasn’t so bad?), I felt like it was time to lighten up the blog without compromising on heartiness.  I mean, it is freezing outside after all.  This garbanzo bean soup has been…

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Savory Olive and Rosemary Quickbread Muffins

Have I mentioned like 1,000 times that I’m behind on my Christmas party prep?  Well finally after this weekend I’m a little bit less panicked.  About half of my savory bite-sized items were prepared so now I can breathe a little.  One of the new recipes I came up with…

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Sinus-clearing soap!

I’ve already posted about making homemade Shower Soothers.  I liked those so much, that I pretty much used them all up in a week.  I really love that rosemary, eucalyptus, and lavender combination!  And since I liked that combination so much, it seemed like a good idea to try using…

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Sinus clearing shower tablets

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Today was a long work day, 12 hours, so I didn’t have a lot of time to get stuff done after work.  After tidying up, emptying the dishwasher, and putting up the laundry I threw in the washer this morning I only had about half an hour to work with. …

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