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Back to School Cash Giveaway

Back to School $400 Giveaway!

Tomorrow is August!  Can you believe it’s already time to start thinking about back-to-school? How is that even possible?  If it was 15 year old me reading this right now, I’d want to punch anyone in the face for even saying those dreaded words: “back to school”.  Didn’t you just loathe seeing the plethora of […]

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Cuisinart Ice Cream Maker Giveaway

Summer Ice Cream Bundle Giveaway!

I have a fun giveaway for all of you today.  It’s summertime! It’s hot; time for lazy days by the pool, grilling out and – of course – ICE CREAM.  What’s summer without loads and loads of ice cream? So are you ready to win some cool summer kitchen play things? Of course you are. […]

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Chocolate Melting Pot for Mother's day gift.

My Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s Day is around the corner so show all the moms in your life how much you appreciate them by getting them a special gift. Below are my top 8 picks if you are in need of ideas! I am not a mother but went into deep thought about things I would want if I […]

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Review for the best Italian restaurants and best bakery: Giacomo’s, Panza, and Mike’s Pastry located in the North End Little Italy on Hanover street.

Where to Eat in Boston

I recently went on a five day trip to Boston and ate at the two best Italian restaurants and best bakery that I just have to give you my recommendation and review for.  Giacomo’s, Panza, and Mike’s Pastry are three true gems located in the North End Little Italy on Hanover street and are a […]

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How To Measure Flour When Baking

This simple kitchen tip I learned years ago on how to precisely measure flour when baking saved my life!  Well, my BAKING life, anyway :)  The trick is to SCOOP the flour into the measuring cup with a spoon which means you don’t need a scale…I’ll explain more below.  Scooping the flour into the measuring […]

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Banana Walnut Pancakes Recipe made with Healthy Farina Hot Cereal

Banana Walnut Pancakes + a GIVEAWAY! (winner announced)

This is a super easy Banana Walnut Pancakes recipe!  It contains whole wheat farina and makes for the perfect healthy breakfast. UPDATE:  The winner of the Bob’s Red Mill hot cereals is: #57 – Nea: “I am a fan of Wishes and Dishes on Facebook.” Congratulations, Nea!  Thank you to everyone who entered. My husband is the biggest fan […]

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