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Weekly Reading, Vol. 7

1) I have been following this “Motherhood Around the World” series on one of my favorite blogs, A Cup of Jo, since it began. They profile American women who are raising their children abroad, and describe the unique cultural differences in raising children and living life in general. 189 more words

Weekly Reads

July - Ice Cream National Month

In the Persian Empire, people would pour grape-juice concentrate over snow, in a bowl, and eat this as a treat. This was done primarily when the weather was hot, using snow saved in the cool-keeping underground chambers known as “yakhchal”, or taken from snowfall that remained at the top of mountains by the summer capital Ecbatana. 88 more words

Bon Appetite

bon appétit : oreo cookie cake

I think it’s an unspoken deal that every year for R’s birthday I make him a layer cake. If you remember last year I made… 112 more words

Bon Appetit

Dinner Recreated: Cilantro Chicken Salad

I want to start this post of by saying that the recipe within this post is not Southern chicken salad in the manner that we are used to (held together by globs of Duke’s mayonnaise) and always the go-to for Bid Days and Bridesmaids’ luncheons, but rather a salad that contains cilantro marinated chicken.  451 more words

It's GRILL Time!

When it comes to the grill, we all know the staples: hot dogs, hamburgers, chicken…but kale salad??

We can’t wait to try this recipe I found on  203 more words


Jerk Chicken with Zucchini Noodles and Thai Peanut Sauce!

Oh my, I haven’t been so addicted to a recipe since Asian Ground Turkey Meatballs (will share that recipe another day).  I have recently strayed from the original recipe I found online and created something even more delicious… … 417 more words

Happily Mrs. V