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Bite of Seattle - Epic Food Festival or an Event That Just Bites?

Seattle is a foodie paradise. Fresh seafood, abundant local produce and an amazing array of culinary talent leave even the most picky eater wanting for nothing while visiting our beautiful metropolis. Discovering that that the city hosts a food festival every summer should come as no surprise and yet few newcomers are prepared for the actual size… View More

Categories: Adventures, Highlights

Tags: Bite of Seattle, Food, Food Festival

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Flaky, Buttery Hand Pies with Filling

Hand pies (aka toaster pastry) are such a delight in the morning with a nice cup of tea or coffee. Now that I think about it, hand pies are amazing pretty much any time of day. They hold their own as a light desert, as a loving addition to a bag lunch or at any gathering such as a potluck or BBQ. Depending on your choice of sprinkles, icing and cutter shape, these delicious tarts can be dressed up for holidays, or left plain to kick off a… View More

Categories: Recipes

Tags: Cherries, Intermediate

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Powdery Mildew - Commercial vs. Homemade Remedy

Lately, I find that I start out every morning with a cup of coffee and a gaze out upon my balcony garden. Being zen has never been easy for me as my mind races with all of the tasks that lay before me that day. Since I started my itsy garden, however, I have come to realize that those initial moments watching as the morning mist burns… View More

Categories: Garden

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Old Fashioned Sour Cream Coffee Cake for your Strawberries

A good friend from Arizona sent this recipe several years ago, right around the time that my cooking skill was experiencing more successes than failures. Though I could master a birthday cake from the box with ease, making this cake from scratch gave me such a sense of accomplishment right when I needed it most. With its quick preparation and common ingredients, this has become my go-to recipe should I need a desert in a hurry. I rank… View More

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