5 Ways to Enjoy a Cup of Hot Chocolate

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Brrrrr….it’s cold outside!  I’ve told you before that my favorite thing to drink from a mug is hot chocolate–especially salted carmel hot chocolate.  Nothing beats wrapping your cold fingers around a hot mug of delectably scented chocolate. Can I hear an amen?  Well, if you like a cup of cocoa as much as I do, {…Read More…}





5 Ways to Enjoy Fresh Summer Salads

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While a piping hot, savory beef stew is exactly what we want placed before us in steaming bowls on a chilly winter’s eve, it’s not exactly welcome during the heat of the summer.  During this year’s last heat wave, slaving over a hot stove was the last thing I wanted to do.  Lighter, fresher fare {…Read More…}





Salted Carmel Hot Chocolate

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When I was skiing in Utah a couple of weekends back I bragged about the best Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate I had purchased from the coffee cart at the Canyons Ski Resort.   It was heaven in my mouth and that set me out to figuring out how to replicate the taste at home.   {…Read More…}