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Love Your Kitchen: Friday Fun #5

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Today is our final post, Day 31 of our #Write31Days series focusing on Learning to Love Your Kitchen. If you would like to see all the posts from this series, head over to Day 1 for links to everything. To be honest I’m SO excited to get back to recipes next month, I can’t wait to share some new ones that I’ve been dying to …

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Love Your Kitchen: Cultivate Gratitude

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This is Day 30 of our #Write31Days series focusing on Learning to Love Your Kitchen. If you would like to see all the posts from this series, head over to Day 1 for links to everything. The end is nearing, as Halloween and the end of this series is right around the corner! For this penultimate post, I wanted to share the tip of …

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Love Your Kitchen: Make Space

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This is Day 29 of our #Write31Days series focusing on Learning to Love Your Kitchen. If you would like to see all the posts from this series, head over to Day 1 for links to everything. Today’s tip is to Make Space. This can mean many different things, so below I want to share a few of the ways I think you (and your …

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Love Your Kitchen: Tuesday Tip from a James Beard Award Winner

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Today’s tip comes from a chef and tv host and producer who has been awarded with The James Beard Foundation Award twice: Andrew Zimmern… In an interview he had with Tim Ferriss (author of The 4-Hour Chef : The Simple Path to Cooking Like a Pro, Learning Anything, and Living the Good Life), Andrew shared a recommendation that reminded me …

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Love Your Kitchen: Be A Host, Not A Caterer

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This is Day 27 of our #Write31Days series focusing on Learning to Love Your Kitchen. If you would like to see all the posts from this series, head over to Day 1 for links to everything. My husband and I one year ago moved out of our sweet condo in the middle of the city to move closer to our work and community up …

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Love Your Kitchen: Always Ask

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This is Day 26 of our #Write31Days series focusing on Learning to Love Your Kitchen. If you would like to see all the posts from this series, head over to Day 1 for links to everything. I’ve always been a bit shy, especially when needing to speak up in a crowd. A super embarrassing story from my childhood is that in first grade I …

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Love Your Kitchen: By Eating Out

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This is Day 25 of our #Write31Days series focusing on Learning to Love Your Kitchen. If you would like to see all the posts from this series, head over to Day 1 for links to everything. Okay, let’s be real for a minute… As soon as my hobby becomes an obligation I struggle to find it fun. So, to be completely straight-up, this series, …

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Love Your Kitchen: Friday Fun #4

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This is Day 24 of our #Write31Days series focusing on Learning to Love Your Kitchen. If you would like to see all the posts from this series, head over to Day 1 for links to everything. For our Friday Fun this week, we have a blooper reel of craft and kitchen hilarity of outtakes from The Martha Stewart Show. Enjoy!