*CLOSED* Fiery Confetti Noodles + Dreamfields Pasta Giveaway

March 10, 2014

I don’t know about you, but I’m over all this yucky cold weather and ready for some sunshine and warmth.  Luckily for me, we’ve had some very nice spring-ish weather the past couple days here in Atlanta.  Not so lucky for me, I’m in the middle of tax season. Boo! During the fall and winter, […]

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Cajun Chicken Pasta

June 24, 2012

Call it Cajun chicken pasta, jambalaya pasta, or blackened chicken pasta, but this is one of the dishes I tend to gravitate towards when we go out to eat.  There’s just something about the combination of spicy, creamy, and calorific that calls to me.  I’m sure you understand. Until now, I’ve been content to just […]

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Sauce of Desperation

February 21, 2011

Jarred pasta sauce is something I always have in my pantry, along with a bazillion boxes of pasta, for those need-something-in-a-hurry type dinners. I know, I know, it’s better to make your own and so easy.  But let me be honest here — it may not take long to make, but it takes longer to […]

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Buffalo Chicken Mac & Cheese

October 31, 2010

This is a very loose interpretation of mac and cheese, but it tastes great! If you’ve ever made or had Buffalo Chicken Dip, then the ingredients will be familiar to you.  In fact, I used the Buffalo Chicken Dip as the basis for this dish. Buffalo Chicken Mac & Cheese Ingredients 1 lb. chicken tenderloins, […]

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Romano’s Macaroni Grill Giveaway!

October 3, 2010

When we were in high school, my friend Kristen worked at Romano’s Macaroni Grill.  At the time (not sure if they still do this), if it was your birthday, you would get serenaded by your waitress – they’d sing “Happy Birthday” in Italian.  Our group of friends went through a period where we would do […]

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Friday night out — FIGO + Yoforia

June 18, 2010

I tell you, I have got to get back on the cooking wagon.  Eating out for lunch and/or dinner most days is not good for the wallet or waistline. Anyway . . . Mr. Spice and I decided to meet for dinner in Vinings, not too far from where we live.  There’s lots of cute […]

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Fast-forward through Friday

February 27, 2010

Usually I look forward to Fridays, but yesterday couldn’t end soon enough for me! We had a big project to work on yesterday for one of the clients I work on and it involved both the tax and accounting groups, and of course there was lots of last-minute drama. Breakfast was a hurried affair, which […]

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3rd Annual New Year’s Day Lunch

January 1, 2010

Well, we have survived yet another New Year’s Day Lunch! As usual, there are TONS of leftovers.   Not because the food sucked, but because I am my mother’s daughter and made way too much food for fear that I would run out of food. I wish I had remembered to take pictures of everything before […]

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A Winter Ho-ho-holiday Giveaway!

December 9, 2009

Don’t you love my cheesy titles? I hope you’re as excited about this giveaway as I am!  I’m giving one lucky reader some special goodies to enjoy during this holiday season! First, your choice of super-cute holiday-themed pasta.  You saw some Halloween pasta on here a couple months ago, but now we have Winter Pasta […]

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Presto Pesto Pasta Salad

June 28, 2009

Say that five times fast! I have been quite the social butterfly this weekend! I had book club Friday night, Bunco last night, and this evening we’re going to a barbecue with some of Mr. Spice’s friends. It never ceases to amaze me how quickly our weekends get filled up in the summer. Anyway, it’s […]

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