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(Salted) Caramel Monkey Bread

Netflix’s August movies take the message of the Netflix Original Series, Derek, one step further under the theme of "kindness is magic," encouraging acceptance of everyone of all ages and abilities. A perfect recipe for togetherness is Monkey Bread, a classic shareable family pull-apart treat. So how do you improve on a classic like Monkey Bread? It's already  a tower of dough pieces rolled in … [Read More...]

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Brain Booster: Strawberry-Yogurt Swirl Popsicles

I’m obsessed with brain foods. In a sense, these foods have been scientifically dissected and are known to wire your brain with a focused energy. They're also assumed to keep your mind sharp for years to come. Berries are one of the best brain foods there are--blueberries seem to have the highest amount of brain power, but all berries rate very high. (Other honorable mentions are salmon, eggs, and … [Read More...]

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Snack Like a Scandal Gladiator: Red Wine Spritzer and Pizza Popcorn

I like to spread the Scandal love. “You haven’t seen Scandal?” I’ll say. “Stop what you’re doing and watch now.” I’ve started many Scandal addictions this way--for friends, family, strangers. I'm basically a walking, talking Scandal promo. The first two seasons I watched on Netflix with this past third season in real time. Can I admit something? This fast-paced, soap opera-esque thriller is … [Read More...]

About Andrea

I’m a New York City-based author, recipe developer and freelance lifestyle writer. I have a newspaper background, along with experience in editor positions for food publications. I’m also a ghostwriter and recipe editor with the ability to weave together words and recipes for cookbooks. [Read More …]