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Happy Happy

Happy Happy

Baskin-Robbins believes that ice cream puts people in a happy mood and they asked a behavioral food expert to do a survey proving what flavors make you the happiest. Salted caramel makes Circle of Food jump for joy as well as rich coffee. And when I think back to my childhood when I ate the most ice cream …

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carpetbaggar steak

carpetbaggar steak

If you’re in Tucson silently praying or chanting for rain, here are some other things to do involving food and spirits around the July 4th weekend.

While many restaurants are closed, not all of them are so be sure to call first.

Here are a few of my favorites that are open:

Downtown Kitchen and Cocktails
Yep, it’s …

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Take a dip during the Iron Chef Tucson

Take a dip during the Iron Chef Tucson

The Stella Artois Iron Chef Tucson competition and Culinary Experience happens all day 10 am to 7 pm at the recently rejuvenated Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa on Saturday, June 28.

Why not get a room and spend the day in comfort and style?

The 250 acre resort boasts an Iron …

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All day happy hour

All day happy hour

Leave it to Gio Taco to make Cinco de Mayo, a 2-day celebration by celebrating Cuatro de Mayo as well.

Wow! On May 4 AND May 5, Gio Taco will be offering happy hour all day long. Now that’s a celebration!

* Half off cocktails on tap, beers on tap and wines on tap

* One …

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The April Daring Baker’s Challenge was hosted by Wolf of Wolf’s Den . She challenged us to Spring into our kitchens and make Easter breads reflecting cultures around the world.

We actually don’t do a whole lot for Easter–in fact, this year we did absolutely nothing as family members had other engagements and we’d just spent the previous day banging …

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The question of whether it costs more to eat healthy isn’t really a question: it does.

But one thing I’ve noticed while sticking to the Low-FODMAP diet this past year (aside from the raising of already-high grocery bills), is that convenience is a loosing battle. It’s one thing to have one or two food allergies or intolerances to avoid–you can …

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Panda Express Logo

Panda Express Logo (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 from the press release

Guests are invited to visit participating stores on Jan. 31 for free Firecracker Chicken Breast and traditional Chinese New Year Red Envelopes

ROSEMEAD, Calif. – Panda Express, America’s favorite Chinese restaurant, invites guests to the nation’s largest Chinese New Year celebration on Jan. 31. Guests will be treated to a …

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Noble Hops chocolate dessert

Noble Hops chocolate dessert

It was a very good year. I dined out frequently as well as made many healthy delicious meals. Maybe next year I will treat myself to a personal trainer and one of those Sunizona  farm boxes.

The highlights were: (in no particular order)

2013 was one of those birthdays when you just cannot believe you’re …

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