Category Archives: Recipes

Eggcellent Tip!

I saw this today and immediately thought of the thousands of times I used the “side to side with the yolk in the shells” technique in my kitchen.  No translation is needed here even though it is in Chinese.   … Continue reading

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

My favorite thing about St. Patrick’s Day?  The South Side Irish St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Western Avenue.  Coming in as a close second…. Shamrock shakes. I am embarrassed to admit how many shamrock shakes I consume during this time of year.  I can’t help … Continue reading

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Soups On at Orland Park Public Library!

The OPPL holds many fun and informational activities for children and adults.  Tonight there will be a demo by local Chef Kate Bradley.  Space is limited, so come on out for some great pointers in reaching culinary soup perfection!   What……Soup’s On! … Continue reading

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Brownie Swirl Cheesecake

When the weather is dreary and cold like it is now, I love to turn that oven on and bake away.  Yesterday was one of those days when I knew a decadent dessert was in order.  The kids are on … Continue reading

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Santa Hat Brownies

Hoping to find a cute new holiday dessert to break away from the tired christmas cookies and pies, I was browsing through some fun food blogs and found this awesome recipe over at daisy’s world and just had to share.  These … Continue reading

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Kids Eat Free at Granite City!

Update 7.28.14- A reader has notified me that this deal is no longer available at the Orland Park Granite City location.    As the weather warms up and the busy baseball season is upon us, it is nice to be … Continue reading

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Superbowl Sunday…bleh

  Now if the Bears were playing I would have a tad more enthusiasm.  So we are left with the Packers and the Steelers…so bleh.  I guess if I had to choose a team to cheer for it would be … Continue reading

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