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Culinary Tales/ Meats

Grilled Pork Chops with Apple Bacon Jam

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Now that it’s finally getting warmer, I love being able to enjoy tender, juicy meat straight off of the grill. Today I’m sharing a Steak house inspired recipe with you. These Grilled Pork Chops with Apple Bacon Jam are tender, flavorful, and perfect! I’m pairing them with Lyonnaise Potatoes and some Asparagus for the perfect dinner anyone can recreate at home!

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Culinary Tales/ Sweet Things

Easy Easter Cupcakes

I love baking. Any excuse to make sugary treats and I’ll take it. I love Easter treats, like Mini Chocolate Egg Blondies or Carrot Cake Creme Pies. But, today I was thinking frosting.. lots of frosting. So, I opted for these Easy Easter Cupcakes. They don’t take long to make, plus they’re topped with pastel colored sprinkles & peeps! They even have peeps in the batter !

I’m making these with a vanilla cake box mix . The reason I’m doing this is to save time. I am, however going to make a few substitutions to make it taste like homemade!

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Cocktails/ Culinary Tales


Mimosas are bubbly, refreshing, and sweet. A mimosa is most commonly Orange Juice mixed with Champagne. Champagne is hands down one of my favorite libations! Today I’m showing you how to make Cosmo-mosas : a Mimosa meets a Cosmopolitan. A little bit of vodka, a little bit of cranberry juice, and a whole lot of champagne.

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