2012 Goals + Giveaway!

January 16, 2012

Happy, happy belated new year! I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday season and hope that 2012 is full of promise and excitement for you. Mr. Spice and I are back from our travels and getting over our jet-lag.  I’m excited about sharing our trips with you and to get back in the kitchen! I […]

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Alexia Foods Gala Dinner and Tyler Florence Cooking Demo -2011 FoodBuzz Blogger Festival, Day 2 re-cap, part 3

November 13, 2011

As I mentioned before, Saturday night was my last event at the 2011 FoodBuzz Blogger Festival due to my flight schedule. But what a way to end it all! Our meet and greet ran a little late, which left me approximately 15 minutes to change and get ready for the Alexia Foods Cooking Demo and […]

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Return of the Bruschetta Waffle Fries – Time to Vote in the Alexia “Reinvent a Classic” Fry Challenge!

November 7, 2011

Remember these?  My Bruschetta Waffle Fries were my submission to the Alexia “Reinvent a Classic” Fry challenge from a few months ago. Once I saw all the fabulous entries in the contest, I didn’t think they stood a chance. Imagine my surprise when I was informed that I was one of the four finalists in […]

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On My Way to FoodBuzz Blogger Festival 2011!

November 4, 2011

It’s that time of year again!  The 3rd Annual FoodBuzz Blogger Festival is this weekend, and I’m going!  I’m so excited to catch up with old friends and make new connections.  And of course there is all the food action to look forward to! We’ve been getting email updates regarding the activities and one of […]

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Season For Temptation Giveaway Winner!

November 3, 2011

Drumroll, please! The winner of a signed copy of Season For Temptation, by the fabulous Theresa Romain is . . . Teslaca!  Congratulations!  You’ll love the book, I promise! Thanks for stopping by!  And thanks again to Theresa for taking the time to answer my food-nerd questions.

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Decisions, Decisions – Which Fry Did I Pick?

July 20, 2011

This was a VERY hard decision to make.  I really appreciate everyone’s feedback — the black pepper lime sweet potato fries and the bruschetta waffle fries were both popular choices.  Just taking the number of comments and votes into consideration, the black pepper lime fries were definitely in the lead. But after looking at many […]

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My Final Four for the Alexia “Reinvent a Classic” Fry Challenge

July 17, 2011

I know I’ve been such a fry-tease the past couple weeks, showing you pictures of my fry creations and not telling you what they are. I do apologize. And to make amends, I have decided to reveal my creations later on in this post so that I can get YOUR feedback about which flavor appeals […]

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Happy National French Fry Day!

July 13, 2011

As if I needed an excuse to eat fries!  I did my civic fry duty today.  Twice.   Got waffle fries at lunch from Chick-fil-a and I tested another batch of fries tonight for the Alexia “Reinvent a Classic” Fry Challenge.  I’m so dedicated!  Just don’t tell my bootcamp instructor . . . Today’s experiment is […]

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Tasting My Way Through the Alexia “Reinvent a Classic” Fry Challenge

July 10, 2011

I’m not going to lie. I’ve been checking out the competition in the Alexia “Reinvent a Classic” Fry Challenge to see what they’ve been coming up with so far. It gives me an idea of what’s already out there so I don’t waste my time on something that’s already being done.  I want something unique […]

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Alexia Fries “Reinvent a Classic” Challenge

July 7, 2011

Ohhh, those people at Alexia Foods sure know how to get inside my head! I’m a french fry lover in general and I especially love the convenience of frozen french fries — all I have to do is bake them in a hot oven and then I have a blank potato canvas with which to […]

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