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Do Not Try This At Home

In budget meals on March 26, 2010 at 11:12 pm

For those too lazy to read a couple paragraphs: Do not sample this vile drink!

Ok, for those of you who dare read on…

Mango White Russian

Mango White Russian

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Toro Sushi

In eating out! on March 24, 2010 at 6:53 pm

So a few weeks ago I hatched a master plan. You see, I knew of an ultra-exclusive sushi place that had gotten hundreds of rave reviews. Well, not that ultra-exclusive, but they don’t take reservations and there’s usually a 2 hour wait. Close enough. Did I mention we love sushi?

Toro Sushi Sign

Toro Sushi Sign

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free cone day @ ben & jerry’s!

In eating out! on March 23, 2010 at 11:23 pm

today was free cone day at our favorite vermont-based ice creamery!

so we went out and got some.

imagine whirled OMNOMNOM

imagine whirled OHMNOMNOM

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pork chops adobado!

In home cooking on March 5, 2010 at 7:19 pm

“Adobado” is a portuguese cooking technique where you marinate meat with paprika, cumin, garlic, herbs and hot peppers for several days before grilling or roasting it.

but come on, who has the time to let meat sit around marinating for days and then roast it for a couple of hours??? we’ve got exciting lives to lead, people! cant let pork chops cramp our style, thats for sure. and thats where this super easy & ohm nom nom worthy recipe comes in…

pork chops!

pork chops!

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