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Outstanding Breakfast Bruschetta

I had a bunch of house guests a little while ago and served this for breakfast (with a poached egg for those who so desired). I had a big batch of mimosas, a pound of bacon, fried crisp and on a platter and these little beauties. It was a hit! We had all eaten a huge dinner the night before on the deck, so a meal of hash browns, eggs and toast just seemed a little too much for the very warm ... continue reading...

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Nice Trip to Tahoe

I didn't eat anywhere amazing or have a great adventure (except for a bear getting into our garbage), but my family and I took a quick trip to Tahoe. It's a gorgeous place to visit.  We rented paddle boards and kayaks and spent a few days on the lake.  We played board games and cards and drank wine and watched the sun go down.  It was perfect!     We hiked along quiet ... continue reading...