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Simple Sundays | Avocado Kale Superfood Smoothie + A Giveaway

After all the chocolate and sweets from Valentine’s Day, I am ready to soothe my eyes and my tummy with something green and wholesome. How about you?

Meyer Lemon and Raspberry Pavlova | www.kitchenconfidante.com

Meyer Lemon and Raspberry Pavlova

Just when I think I’ve got a good handle on Valentine’s Day, I realize that I don’t. You see, the holiday of love has changed.

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Cauliflower Gnocchi with Creamy Cauliflower and Shiitake Mushroom Sauce

My daughter and one of her best friends unearthed her baby video last Friday night. That video that compiled all her milestones, from the days leading up to her birth, to her first cries in the world,...

Five Little Things - February 7, 2014 | www.kitchenconfidante.com

Five Little Things

Five little things I loved this week: Meyer Lemons I’ve been making my favorite lemon curd from these sunny Meyer lemons, and can’t wait to share a post with you next week that is, in a word,...

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Simple Sundays | Roasted Beet and Kale Panzanella

I was at a restaurant in Seattle not too long ago, and at the bottom of the menu there was a firm but diplomatic line: “substitutions politely declined.”

Five Little Things - January 31, 2014 | www.kitchenconfidante.com

Five Little Things

Five lithe things I loved this week: Eggs I’ve been cooking up a storm with eggs this week, and I always marvel at their simple beauty. But my favorite is always the speckled ones. Or as one...

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5 Tips for a Happy, Healthy Self

Disclosure: This was a sponsored post from Target, in partnership with my affiliation with Glam Media, Inc. Sponsored posts such as these help support the work behind the scenes on Kitchen Confidante. Thank you so much for...

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Braided Nutella Bread + a 4 Year Blog Anniversary

This Braided Nutella Bread is easier than it looks, and a special treat to celebrate Kitchen Confidante’s 4th Blog Anniversary. A lot can happen in four years.

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Five Little Things

Five little things I loved this week:

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Spicy Sriracha Popcorn

“You all recovered from the weekend?” he asked from behind the tall counter. I faltered and wondered internally. Recovered? Was I sick? Was he confusing me for someone else? I looked at him bewildered as he selected...

Savory Scones with Gruyere, Prosciutto and Green Onion | www.kitchenconfidante.com

Simple Sundays | Savory Scones with Gruyere, Prosciutto and Green Onion

Do you remember your first scone? I certainly do. I was a junior in high school, and in a cafe in Sydney. I had somehow gotten the nerve to ask my dad if I could take a...

Five Little Things - January 17, 2014 | www.kitchenconfidante.com

Five Little Things

Five little things I loved this week… Perfect Avocados Just like you can’t judge a book by its cover, there’s no way to truly know if an avocado is ripe until you actually cut into it. And...

Blackberry Green Smoothie | www.kitchenconfidante.com

Blackberry Green Smoothie

When it comes to food blog trends, I like to think I do my best to avoid them. Most of the time, I try to do my own thing, whether it is photographing or eating it. I...

Roasted Chicken Sausages with Brussels Sprouts, Fennel and Potatoes | www.kitchenconfidante.com

Roasted Chicken Sausages with Brussels Sprouts, Fennel and Potatoes

It was about 7 pm when I surveyed the kitchen with a satisfied eye.

Five Little Things - January 10, 2014 | www.kitchenconfidante.com

Five Little Things

Five little things I loved this week: New Beginnings Starting fresh also includes my Five Little Things posts. Far too long has passed since I last shared my five favorite things from the week, and I don’t...