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Tagged With: Kentucky tourism

Skinny Shepherd’s Pie

I am nearly 5’11” tall so you might not think I could have a problem managing weight, but I do, and always have. At my highest weight I was 261 pounds! My recipe for Skinny Shepherd’s Pie is proof that you can take your old, warm, and hearty family recipes and rework them to be healthy and … Continue reading »

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Jacked Up Cauliflower

If you like spicy foods, but not hot, you will love my recipe for Kentucky-grown Jacked Up Cauliflower! You’ll find yourself sneaking into the fridge in the middle of the night for a spoonful – it’s that addicting! It’s easy, versatile, low carb (if you care about that!), Kentucky Proud®, and just plain old DELISH! I have made a … Continue reading »

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Cantaloupe Ginger Frozen Yogurt

If you love fresh cantaloupe, you will absolutely love my super easy recipe for Cantaloupe Ginger Frozen Yogurt! With only six ingredients, you can throw it together in a blender, put it in your ice cream freezer, and enjoy a delicious, healthy dessert by the time dinner is finished! This recipe was inspired by a “quick” … Continue reading »

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Dish Behind the Dish – Orange Fig Creme Brulee

Click here for my Orange Fig Crème Brulee recipe using yogurt instead of heavy cream! You will absolutely love this Dish Behind the Dish – Orange Fig Crème Brulee made with yogurt instead of heavy cream! It’s easy, healthy, decadent, and sinfully DELISH! The love story isn’t bad either! Read on for the story… In order for … Continue reading »

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Orange Fig Creme Brulee Recipe

For the story behind this fabulous recipe, read “Dish Behind the Dish – Orange Fig Crème Brulee“ Ingredients Poaching Liquid 7 oz. dried black mission figs (I used Sun-maid California Mission Figs) 1 cup water 1 long strip orange peel 1/4 cup granulated sugar 1 tablespoon honey 1 tablespoon pure vanilla extract Custard 2 cups plain … Continue reading »

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Fresh Blueberry Mojito Sorbet

As you know, my memories, both past and present, are tied to food. But they’re also tied to drinks! My fondness of mojitos is no surprise to those who really know me. I have an absolute love for anything mint. As a matter of fact, my neighborhood Dairy Queen knows me as the customer who orders Mint Oreo … Continue reading »

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Micki’s on Main and 440 Main in Bowling Green, KY

Micki’s on Main & 440 Main Restaurants 440 Main Street, Bowling Green, KY  42101 (270) 793-0450  Micki’s Menu   440 Main’s Menu   During my recent visit to Bowling Green, KY with my friend, Angie, we had the chance to savor some of the best treats Bowling Green has to offer! Micki’s on Main in downtown … Continue reading »

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National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY

I have to tell you a secret, but you can’t tell anyone else. When I received my travel itinerary from Telia at the Bowling Green Tourism office, I was not at all excited when I saw the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY on my list of stops. However, after now having taken the tour, if … Continue reading »

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Easy Red Velvet Pancakes

The last time I made this breakfast I was with a guest at Edgewater Resort at Taylorsville Lake in Taylorsville, KY. I was teaching him how to make an easy romantic breakfast-in-bed for his new wife before she arrived at the Resort later that evening. They were visiting the Resort for a couples’ weekend getaway and he wanted to make something … Continue reading »

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