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Lentil Pilaf with Pistachio Topping

I made Lentil Pilaf with Pistachio Topping a few weeks back for dinner for me and my boyfriend. I knew that I was a fan of lentils but didn’t know if he would like them. I served it to him with my fingers crossed behind my back in hopes he […]

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Hi there! My name is Dayna. I'm so happy you are visiting my blog! This summer I found I have some extra time on my hands and decided to take the plunge and get my food, entertainment and lifestyle blog up and running so I can share recipes, entertainment ideas and lifestyle interests.

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I’m excited to watch the Super Bowl this Sunday. My team, the Seattle Seahawks, didn’t make it this year. Darn it! Nonetheless, I am very excited to watch the game, all the commercials and the half-time show. I’m also hoping to see my Dad and Stepmom on TV. Yep, they […]

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About 15 years ago, I went to dinner at a restaurant that specializes in fondue. On the menu at the time, there was a fondue made with beer, which I ordered. I was in bliss eating it with the fresh apple slices, bread, broccoli and cauliflower that was included. This […]

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You guys! It’s been a month since I made my New Year’s Resolutions. My first resolution was to purge old or unused items from my house. I’m happy to announce I cleaned up my Butler’s pantry. It was overflowing with glassware, decorations and party items, like paper plates, plastic utensils […]

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My boyfriend took me out to dinner recently at a Mexican restaurant. The waiter brought tortilla chips and a green dip that I thought was guacamole. I was thoroughly engaged in the conversation I was having with my boyfriend so I didn’t realize until after eating about 3 chips heavily […]

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With the Super Bowl right around the corner, I’ve spent a lot of the past week thinking of delicious food to make for Super Bowl parties. I had bought some goat cheese along with some other cheeses and thought a nice Goat Cheese Dip with Balsamic Tomato Topping would be […]

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I am a pretzel fiend. I love their salty, crunchy goodness. If I’m going on a long road trip, I always bring pretzels for the ride. If there is a bowl of chocolate candy sitting next to a bowl of pretzels, I will reach for the pretzels almost every time. […]

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Keen-Wah… do you know how long it long it was before I learned the correct way to say keen-wah? It was embarrassingly long. I’ve ordered quinoa dishes at restaurants but because I was unsure how to pronounce it, I would point at the quinoa dish on the menu and say […]

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This dish is a delish mix of bacon, cheese and cauliflower. If you’re not a fan of cauliflower, my Cauliflower Bacon Bake could change your mind. There is BACON…and…CHEESE involved! Doesn’t this dish sound good already. What better way to get some more veggies into your diet? Yum! For this […]

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