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Cake by the Pound

When Beyonce stated,

“Every girl in here got to look me up and down
All on Instagram, cake by the pound”

I am certain this recipe is what she was directly referring to. 436 more words


BREAK TIME: Ina Garten on Not Having Kids

Happy Friday, everyone!

Hope you had a great week and can find a few minutes today to unwind and read this short People Magazine article… 31 more words


Ina Garten Reveals Why She Never Had Kids

Barefoot Contessa star Ina Garten has opened up about why she and her husband Jeffrey have never had children during their 48-year-marriage. “I really appreciate that other people do, and we will always have friends that have children that we are close to, but it was a choice I made very early,” she recently explained in a radio interview. 107 more words


Easter in Florida

We got REALLY lucky when we moved to our little patch of Florida.  We stumbled  into a house across the street from Lynda and Rusty Kelly. 270 more words

Chefs that Got Me Cooking Like a Pro, Dedicated to the Novice

Quick and easy without compromising on taste and nutrition are the golden keywords we look for when we scourge for recipes on the internet. Thanks to chefs like Mr.Oliver who are gracious enough to share their menu cards for the week, the cook dilettante in me is gratified. 288 more words

Talk In Town

Ina Garten's Skillet-Roasted Lemon Chicken

Compliments of Ina Garten, the Barefoot Contessa


2 teaspoons fresh thyme leaves

1 teaspoon whole fennel seeds

Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper… 243 more words


Chocolate is the answer. The question? Irrelevant.

There are two absolutes concerning this confection.

Everyone that tastes it asks for the recipe.

And, every time someone makes it for the first time, they panic; old-timers and newbies alike. 547 more words

Chocolate Cake