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Deep Dish Quiche with Savory Crust

I think my favorite thing about Easter Brunch is that you can pretty much bank on a really good quiche. The kind that is both fluffy and creamy, with a hint of something sinful and a crust for days. And this one that Sinclair & Moore crafted is nothing if not the perfect combination of everything I love. Times 2 because it's deep dish. And if you missed the brunch that this masterpiece was crafted for - with photos by...

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Homemade Cinnamon Rolls

I think that I'm officially being swayed from my go-to roll recipe. Because the cute duo at Sinclair & Moore has left me vowing to my kids that barring my impending labor, I am 100% making these this weekend for Easter Sunday. I might even make them the night before and bake them the morning of. I know, I'm a rebel like that.

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Pistachio Macarons

One of the showstoppers from Sinclair & Moore's Easter Brunch that we featured was the perfect macarons that helped grace the table's centerpiece. Because when placed on a pretty white cake stand, well, they sort of steal the show. Plus placing them on the table means that your guests can access them easier and are more inclined to devour every last inch. And...

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Boozy Peach Lemonade

There's nothing more symbolic of warmer weather or more refreshing than lemonade. Scratch that- there's nothing more refreshing than peach lemonade. The tart of lemons combined with sweet Georgia peaches and spiked with a little infused vodka, well you now have the perfect warm weather libation. Cheers! Truly, MKR Photography: Rustic White | Recipe & Styling:...

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Orange Carrot Cupcakes

With Easter right around the corner, carrot cake recipes are popping up everywhere. This recipe is an easy version of the classic, in cupcake form. Light, moist, filled with a spiced carrot flavor and topped with the perfect orange zest buttercream- these delightful cupcakes are the perfect way to end your holiday! For more, head on over to Grandbaby Cakes.

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Deviled Eggs, Two Ways

It's almost Easter and you've decorated a bunch of eggs. Now what will you do with all those hard boiled beauties? Try making deviled eggs, but think beyond the typical mayo filling. Maybe you like cilantro, or add tomato paste and a dash of paprika, some black olives or even a little caviar - be creative! I'm sharing two different options with you today - for more recipes, head on over to Audrey's! CURRIED DEVILED EGGS 2 hard...

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15 Easter Recipes

With Easter merely days away, it's high time we all start thinking about that tabletop spread. Easter brunch is one of those things I look forward to year round, if only for the carrot cake cupcakes and bunny shaped doodads. And this collection of adorable Easter-themed recipes? It's got all that and more! So close your Pinterest, forget your stresses, and dig in deep to the ultimate collection of awesome Easter recipes.

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Apricot Tea & Ginger Cocktail

We are so close to barbecue season I swear I can taste it! I've already got a million and one ideas floating around my head to celebrate the upcoming warmth and sunshine. But at the forefront: Rebekah and Carlene's recipe for apricot and ginger cocktails. It's essentially sunshine in a...

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Huckleberry Lemonade

If you only ever try one of the recipes from today's Farm to Table feature, trust me when I say this should be it. Not only is it pretty in pink, it basically takes like sunshine in a glass and for that, I'm a mega-fan! Plus, it's the perfect thing to help you wash down that entire...

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Potato & Goat Cheese Pizza

We obviously couldn't share a gorgeous al fresco dinner without dishing on some of the recipes that made an appearance. That'd be torture, would it not? I know that I, for one, have been salivating at the thought of PRLR's potato and goat cheese pizza. And lucky for all of us, they agreed to share their secret recipe! Picture me furiously taking...

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Spring Crostini Appetizer

Can we just talk about the fact that soon enough all those fabulous farmer's markets are going to be filling up with lush, delicious fruits and veggies?! My mouth is salivating at the thought. And the very first thing I'm going to do after I fill my basket to the brim? Make Carlene Thomas & Rebekah Pizana farmer's market crostini. Captured by ...

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Dragonfruit Margarita

It’s my firm belief that margaritas should be served year round. None of this summer-drink nonsense. In fact I recently had the perfect springtime drink, a Dragonfruit Margarita at a local Los Angeles Mexican restaurant and was inspired to recreate it at home. Dragonfruit is a brilliantly pink, exotic and slightly intimidating looking fruit. I was never quite sure what to do with it or how to eat it. But...

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Strawberry Pretzel Ice Cream

I'm not sure what I'm more excited about: this new trend in experimental ice cream flavors or the fact that we're on the cusp of ice cream weather. I can almost feel the sun on my bare arms! And though I may have turned up my nose at the idea of a strawberry and pretzel combo in the past, the sweet and savoury pairing is totally unbeatable. Once more Whipperberry leaves me drooling...

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Perfect Blueberry Pancakes

Sunday mornings are fabulous in that they're the one day a week you can lounge in your pyjamas all day long and not a soul will judge you. And let's face it, the only thing that can make that better is if it's infused with perfectly fluffy, melt-in your mouth, soaked in real maple syrup, blueberry pancakes. And thanks to Sinclair and Moore and...

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The Perfect Dinner Party Menu

Boy do we have a treat for you! Not only is renowned chef Herve Riou and  his fiancee, owner of Naturally Delicious, letting us peek at a typical Sunday dinner in their Brooklyn abode, they're also sharing their entire menu.  From cocktail to dessert, it may not be for the faint of heart, but what it lacks in ease it makes up for tenfold in flavor! Captured by Tory Williams...

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Cooking With Kids + World’s Best Brownie Recipe

Lauri from The Moms Project here introducing you to Pamela Fishman Cianci, a busy mom and entrepreneur. Every Monday, Pamela takes an afternoon away from the madness of work to spend time with her kids. They spend the day preparing dinner all while learning how to cook alongside her. And today...

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Lemon Blueberry Coffee Cake Recipe

Hello Spring! During this time of year, I love to host brunches that are simple, elegant and fun. This recipe is always a perfect dish to serve. The subtle hint of citrus brings out the berry flavor we all love during this time of year, and the crumble topping is the perfect complement to the moist cake. Serve this for breakfast or brunch, impress your guests this season! For more, head on over to ...

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Cranberry Raspberry Margarita

My weakness for a good cocktail knows no bounds. It's the perfect way to end a long week, and the best thing to sip on while catching up with your girlfriends. We're no stranger to delicious concoctions around here (there are a whole BUNCH to choose from right here), but I'm more than happy to add Valley & Co.'s recipe for...

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Mint & Melon Salad

If I had to eat one thing for the rest of my life, it'd be fruit salad. The combinations are aplenty, they're healthy, refreshing and gosh darnit they're pretty! Up until this moment, I had never considered creating a melon ball salad, but there's a good chance that Rikki Snyder's version will be on heavy rotation from here on out. Oh, and if you missed the spring brunch that went along with this dish...

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15 Ways to Help Detox This Spring

Though I'm sure we're all aware we should be taking care of our bodies year round, it's always when Spring hits that we realize we've inadvertently succumbed to that pesky winter slump. Heavy meals and a lack of sunshine have left many of us feeling sluggish and plain ol' icky. But no longer! From the tip of our toes to the top of our heads, here are 15 ways to help each one of us get back in action this season!

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