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Easy Grilled Artichokes Recipe

Text and Image by Margie A number of years ago Tom and I ordered some grilled artichokes at one of our favorite restaurants in the Napa Valley. No matter what else we order at the restaurant, we never fail to

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Grandma Elsie’s Cookies (Danish Rocks Recipe)

By Margie of Margie’s Forks and Corks I was thinking about “Forks and Corks” this morning and why I am spending time doing this Blog. I started this Blog mainly because I love to cook and enjoy the whole process

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World’s Best Pizza Recipe

Images by Jamie Grumet. Recipe and text by Margie. Before I start with the recipes, I just had a flash-back of a pizza story.  I was very pregnant with our first child, Ali.  Tom was in Graduate School and although Tom

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Homemade Pop Rocks Recipe

  This is a fun partial lesson in thermodynamics! Honestly, chemical cold packs or homemade ice cream from a baggy are probably better illustrations of thermodynamics, but I just wanted a semi-acceptable reason to make pop rocks with my kids…So,

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Banana Sugar Body Scrub Recipe

By Jamie This is a great moisturizing body scrub for dry skin. The banana contains Vitamin C and B6 and a large amount of antioxidants and manganese. The sugar helps remove old skin cells, the coconut oil and coconut butter

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Children’s Winter Tea Recipe

The boys love this tea during chilly afternoons, or during our spa and yoga nights. Children’s Tea: (Serves 2) Ingredients: 1 cup water 1 cup organic grape juice 1-2 lemon balm tea bags 3 organic cinnamon sticks (3″) 1 orange

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Home Spa: Pear Coconut Butter Scrub Recipe

We rely on this coconut butter scrub recipe during the fall/winter months to keep dry and flaky skin at bay. Another perk is that it smells AMAZING. Ingredients: 1 Pear peeled cored and chopped into 1-inch squares 1/2 Cup Organic

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4th of July Firework Cocktail Recipe

   This firework cocktail recipe will rival any pyrotechnic sky show.   Ingredients (for 2 cocktails): 6oz rum 6oz orange-mango juice 5oz pineapple juice 2 teaspoons sweetened lime cocktail mix 1 fresh lime sliced into 1/2 inch circles sugar cubes

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