Monthly Archives: September 2011

Not A Finalist; But Still Recognized!!

So, I got the bad news yesterday when I happened to review the website for this year’s Sutter Home Build a Better Burger Contest.   I’m NOT  a Finalist this year. BooHoo, and I may have to drown my sorrows!! … Continue reading

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I entered a Prosciutto-wrapped fish Tostada (Italian Herb Prosciutto-Wrapped Fish Tostadas with Tomato-Pimento Coulis) in the Aetna Healthy Food Fight Contest. I need YOUR HELP!! Please Vote for this Recipe to help me make it to Atlanta this year for a … Continue reading

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Old Fashioned SPAIN Burgers

In August, I entered the  Build A Better Burger Contest sponsored by Sutter Home Winery, as I did last year. This time I decided to go authentic, with a Spanish-styled burger from Spain. NOT from South America, as we tend to … Continue reading

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I Can Make it Anywhere!!

I’m back from my trip to New York City! Wow, it was Fantastic! Just as a reminder, this trip was the one that I had won the end of last year (the Jimmy Dean Crumbles Recipe Contest – The Crumble … Continue reading

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Had to Enter!!

Well, I couldn’t pass up entering my FAVE recipe/cooking contest!! I had to enter at least one recipe in this year’s recipe contest with the After winning in last year’s competition,  I truly entered just to add this to MY RECIPE … Continue reading

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