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You Know You’re From Michigan If…

Yes, I have home-state pride. I have been a Chicago native for 15 years now and still, in many ways, Michigan feels like home. I recently posted this story of things that fellow Michiganders can relate to. Let me know what I missed! Check out 10 Things Only People from Michigan Can Relate To by C...
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Cauliflower: The Ultimate Shape Shifter

Have you been seeing cauliflower turn up everywhere in dozens of forms? In the past year, I have been wowed by this unassuming vegetable's versatility. Click through this round up for recipe ideas. From pizza crust to rice and even sweet treats! Check out Cauliflower: The Ultimate Shape Shifter b...
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Tsoureki – Greek Easter Bread

Today is Greek Easter. I was lucky enough to have my sister-in-law and her husband visiting from Athens and they made us all the traditional treats. My favorite is tsourki, the traditional Greek Easter bread. This year, my sister-in-law tried a new recipe for the tsoureki and it was the best we h...
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Homemade Play-Doh

Cooped up with a sick toddler, an exhausted Mommy and 100 degree heat.  Homemade Play-doh to the rescue!  A few hours of giggling and much...