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Friday Coffee Talk: Graduation and College

  This week’s Friday Coffee Talk is all about graduation and college and everything in-between. It has been a whirlwind the last two weeks and I can’t believe graduation has come and gone. We are now empty nesters. Sort of. Graduation and Lessons Learned Two years ago, our oldest graduated from high school. It was a… 

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Friday Coffee Talk: Camera and Contests

Friday Coffee Talk: Coffee, Cameras & Contests If you are joining us for the first time- welcome! Our Friday posts on Eat Picks revolves around our favorite morning, afternoon or evening beverage; coffee and a quick recap of the goings on for the past week. It gives me a chance to just write something more… 

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Buffalo Chicken Mac N Cheese #FWCon

Buffalo Chicken Mac N Cheese is the perfect combination of your favorite bar snack and favorite bar dinner. Perfect for any time, full of gooey Wisconsin cheese and topped with panko- black truffle salt bread crumbs. #FWCon  I love anything and everything cheese and when I heard about a contest through Wisconsin Cheese, one of… 

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Friday Coffee Talk Whatever Number it Is

Friday Coffee Talk is here once more and I have no idea how many of these I’ve written so far. I guess I could look it up, but I’m too lazy. (It’s number 6- I went back to count!) I’m enjoying these weekly recap posts and from the emails and comments received, you are too…. 

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Vegetable Pasta is Easy One-Pan Meal

  Eat Easy Vegetable Pasta Every Night Well, maybe not every night, but I could eat this pasta almost every night. Problem is, I like too many other foods so my plate continues to have a little bit of variety. This type of meal is what my husband deems my best…when I make something up off the… 

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Friday Coffee Talk is Full of Avocados

This week, Friday Coffee Talk is full of avocados. Well, our cup is full of rich and delicious java; but our recipe round-up is full of the luscious green fruit. Yes, avocados are considered a fruit! So, not only are we having coffee and looking forward to some tasty recipes, but I just helped you solve… 

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Food & Wine Conference 2015 #FWCon

    Countdown to Food & Wine Conference 2015! The countdown has begun; 47 sleeps until we take off to sunny Florida to enjoy our very first food conference! Yes, I am so happy to share that Eat Picks is an ambassador for the Food & Wine Conference 2015, and over-the-moon-excited to meet new foodies… 

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Coffee Talk Friday 5

Well, I normally have this written a few days in advance, but this week, Coffee Talk Friday is coming to you live…at 7:20pm from my front porch. It’s been THAT kind of week, folks. Certain things are planned and the big ‘ole monkey wrench gets tossed into the center of it all. we enjoyed Memorial… 

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Homemade Iced Coffee

Homemade Iced Coffee

  Homemade Iced Coffee is Easier Than You Think Today is National Iced Coffee Day and java aficionados will be celebrating with a nice tall glass of cold joe. Me? I’m flexible- I’ll take my daily jolt of caffeine any way I can get it. I prefer that first cup of the day to be piping… 

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