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Recipes

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10 Deliciously Easy Valentine's Day Treats

Valentine’s Day is all about showing your loved ones how much you care. But love doesn’t have to equal spending tons of time in the process. Check-out these darling ideas–some are healthy, some involve chocolate. Either way you win.  1. Chocolate Strawberry hearts These chocolate strawberry hearts are easy to make and since they are chocolate […]

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Kneaders Overnight French Toast Recipe

If you love French toast, this recipe for Kneaders Chunky Cinnamon Overnight French Toast will become a new favorite. Of course, the better the bread, the better the taste and this recipe calls for the mother of all breakfast toasts: THICK slices of Kneaders’ Chunky Cinnamon Bread. Cinnamon and brown sugar are swirled throughout and […]

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Your holiday bird: A guide for making the perfect turkey

JON EMANUEL roasts 200 turkeys a year. That’s about 199 more than the rest of us. So when Emanuel — the executive chef at Project Angel Heart, a nonprofit organization that delivers meals to homebound folks across the Front Range — lays out his system for a moist, picture-perfect Norman Rockwell-style Thanksgiving roast turkey, it […]

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Making Pie 101: A Beginner's Guide

Next to over (or under) cooking the turkey, a succulent pie is the top of my Thanksgiving stressers (particularly since I’m a crust snob and nothing short of flaky will do). However, making pie crust can be so overwhelming so I was thrilled to find this “Pie School” tutorial from Studio 5 on how to […]

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10 delicious and healthful fall recipes

That chill in the air doesn’t have to be in your stomach, too. The autumn harvest brings a variety of healthful and delicious produce, from squash and sweet potatoes to apples and pears. And these products offer essential vitamins and antioxidants that are good for you in this fall season. Your whole family will love […]

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Zombie Brain Cake Recipe from The Market

Emily, a baker at The Market on Larimer Square was so inspired by Denver’s annual Zombie Crawl that she whipped up a Zombie Brain Cake, a fun new cake filled with strawberries and red sauce or “blood” and decorated with blood red frosting and piped brain details. Zombie Brain Cake at The Market Recipe: 1 Box […]

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20 to-die-for pumpkin recipes

In honor of my husband’s obsession with growing the Great Pumpkin, we throw a huge pumpkin party the night before the weigh-off and invite all our friends to bring their favorite pumpkin dishes. This year, I am opting to make a delicious pumpkin trifle and can’t wait to sample all the other goodies. Don’t miss […]

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Boo! Make It a Healthy Halloween

My mother-in-law’s favorite holiday has always been Halloween. At her house, Halloween was a full evening event composed of a dinner party with her children’s friends, and then group trick-or-treating. She loved helping dress up her children and handing out candy to the neighborhood. Afterward, the kids would congregate to go through their candy and […]

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Delicious and Healthy Pumpkin Spice Smoothie

Fall is happily upon us and I’ve already been enjoying the fruits (or rather, pumpkins) of the season. Despite the fact I usually cook desserts loaded in sugar, pumpkins are actually super healthy and loaded in fiber, potassium, and vitamin C. My husband and I love making smoothies in the morning so we figured why […]

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Pumpkin Spice Parody: The Great Pumpkin Debate

Pumpkin cereal, pumpkin pasta, pumpkin bagels, pumpkin shakes, pumpkin yogurt…is the pumpkin spice overload madness or are you a fan of the seasonal treat? Where do you stand on the Great Pumpkin Debate? In the Holderness family’s latest video, Penn is obviously anti-pumpkin, Kim is well… she’s Kim. 

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