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Mix it Up: Four Cheese Spinach Dip

Gather Supplies: (makes about 4 servings) 8 ounces of cream cheese, room temperature 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1/3 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese 2 Tablespoons freshly grated Romano cheese 2 Tablespoons red bell pepper, very finely chopped 2 green onions, finely chopped 1 cup of wilted fresh baby spinach, squeezed dry and chopped (or frozen and thawed) 1/2 cup grated medium Cheddar
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Mix it Up: Valentine Pretzel Bites

Valentine Peanut Butter Pretzel Bites Gather Supplies: (makes about 45 pretzel bites) 2 1/2 cups confectioner’s sugar 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, softened 1/2 cup + 2 tablespoons creamy peanut butter 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 (12 oz) pkg chocolate almond bark pretzels valentine sprinkles Mix it Up: 1) In a large bowl, combine the
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Mix it Up: Bacon-Wrapped Potato Bites

Bacon-Wrapped Potato Bites with Spicy Sour Cream Dipping Sauce Gather Supplies: (makes about three dozen appetizers) 1 pound small or medium red potatoes 2 1/2 teaspoons salt, divided 1 1/2 teaspoons minced fresh rosemary 1 tablespoon olive oil Freshly ground pepper 12 ounces to 1 pound thick-cut bacon 1 cup (8 ounces) sour cream 1-3
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Stir it Up: Green Flash Cocktail

There is an art to crafting the perfect beverage: color, consistency, temperature, and, of course, taste blend together to create a finely mixed signature cocktail.  Luxurious libations are shaken and stirred by true mixologists… but who says you can’t be one too?  Inspired by last week’s Signature Drinks article, and the rise of inventive refreshments,
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Wedding Trends: Cakes for the Guys

That’s right, we’re introducing Groom Trends into our Fresh Forward series.  We enjoy sharing all sorts of lovely wedding day inspiration with our brides and hope to feature some fresh ideas for the fellas as well. Groom’s cakes have been a tradition for centuries, though they are often credited as a newer Southern custom.  Guys,
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