Monthly Archives: February 2012

Recipe of the Week – Chicken Tortilla Soup

During these cold, windy days of winter, a cup of spicy chicken tortilla soup is just what is needed to warm the body up. This recipe is as close as I have been able to come to the wonderful  versions … Continue reading

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10 Quirky Bars of South Florida/Florida Keys

Florida has 23,398 licensed bars and many reflect the quirky, historic or wild character of their area. Here are just 10 that I thought were worth a stop. And what better place to start than down in that laidback “Cheeseburger … Continue reading

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Don’t Let Your Airline Miles Expire!

I recently received notice that my U.S. Airways miles were about to expire. Usually the airlines don’t give you any notice and your miles quietly slip away but, in this case, they were trying to sell magazine subscriptions. Well, lo … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Recipe of the Week – Chocolate Fondue with Cheesecake-Stuffed Strawberries

What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than with a delicious chocolate fondue treat. Enjoy! Chocolate Fondue with Cheesecake-Stuffed Strawberries 1 carton large strawberries Cream Cheese Filling 1 4-oz pkg cream cheese, softened ¼ cup sugar ¼ teaspoon vanilla 1 … Continue reading

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Top 10 Places for Chocolate – Just in time for Valentine’s Day

Wondering where to get the sweetest chocolate for your sweetheart for Valentine’s Day? Stop by, or order online, at one of these over-the-top chocolatiers and she’ll fall in love with you all over again. 1. Jacques Torres Chocolates, New York … Continue reading

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Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Carmel, CA & Create Beautiful Memories

Still wondering what to do for Valentine’s Day? If you are going to be in the Carmel, CA area there is no better place to wine and dine your sweetheart than this quaint and lovely town. There are events going … Continue reading

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