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Truly Radiant with Arm and Hammer

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Arm & Hammer Truly Radiant for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Hi friends!  I recently accepted the challenge to live a more radiant life.  I've been waking up earlier which means I get more done each day.  I've also been going to bed… 

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These duck fat chocolate chip cookies are a great alternative to the traditional cookie.  Only 10 minutes to bake! >> Honey and Birch

Duck Fat Chocolate Chip Cookies

A delightful chocolate chip cookie experiment.  What’s better: chocolate chip cookies or duck fat chocolate chip cookies?   I had a little Maple Leaf Farms duck fat leftover after making my cornbread recipe, so I decided to do a little duck fat experiment this week.  I put on my apron and oven mitts (the kitchen… 

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Grilled Corn Soup | Honey and Birch

Grilled Corn Soup

I am one of a small group of people who are happy it’s unseasonably cool in the summer (Mr. B is not in this group).  After the very ridiculous winter we had in Chicago (and that many other areas also suffered), I thought I would be ready for 90 degrees. Alas, I am a delicate… 

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8 Great Granola Bars | Honey and Birch

8 Great Homemade Granola Bars

  Last year, I found a recipe for homemade granola bars on Pinterest – it looked pretty easy to make and I only had to stop at the grocery store for two missing ingredients. I made them that night, and finished the whole batch within 2 days.  They were amazing!  Such a great snack, but… 

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Fashion for Food Lovers | Honey and Birch

Fashion for Food Lovers with Provisions from Food52

I am an affiliate of Provisions by Food52 – this post contains affiliate links.   I have said over and over again that I am not a style blogger.  Maybe not here but in person a lot. This truth is overly apparent when you look at what I’m wearing when I say it – a… 

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Summer Pesto Pasta | Honey and Birch

Summer Pesto Pasta

This recipe is a great way to use the bounty of your herb garden.  Lunch, dinner, or meatless Mondays – this summer pesto pasta is packed with flavor and color. I have been trying all summer to grow an herb garden.  I was somewhat successful once a few years ago – I put all my… 

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Beer Dinner with Fork and Duvel | Honey and Birch

Belgian Beer Dinner with Fork and Duvel Moortgat

Last week, as a member of Windy City Bloggers Collective, I attended a Belgian beer dinner hosted by Fork in Chicago and Duvel Moortgat.  It was the first “beer dinner” I have ever gone to and I had absolutely no idea what to expect.  Luckily, fellow WCBC member Kristina (of Cucina Kristina and my in-real-life… 

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Buttermilk Duck Fat Cornbread | Honey and Birch

Buttermilk Duck Fat Cornbread

Try this buttermilk duck fat cornbread the next time you make chili!  Duck fat is a great addition to this rendition of a classic comfort food. I am a very happy brand ambassador for Maple Leaf Farms – they provided me with the duck fat for this recipe.   The duck strikes again. And that… 

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8 Great Watermelon Recipes | Honey and Birch

8 Great Watermelon Recipes for Summer

Nothing says summer like watermelon. Mr. B and I have yet to buy a whole watermelon together but I see that changing in the very near future.  Usually we decide not to because its just the 2 of us, and what are we going to do with all of that watermelon? Eat it, of course!… 

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