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Did Someone Say Godiva?, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Before anyone says anything we do not make a habit of this and do not give him what I’m about to tell you on a regular basis… …with that said, our dog, Watson thinks chocolate is crack. He can smell it though cellophane bags and goes nuts. If it comes into the house we go… Continue reading Did Someone Say Godiva?, by Beverly Hicks Burch

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Chocolate, Godiva and Crack for Dogs, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Chocolate, Godiva and Crack for Dogs, By Beverly Hicks Burch I have a confession. I am not a chocoholic. I’m not a big sweet eater. If I do eat something sweet, I prefer something fruity, or a cup of yogurt. I am more of a crunchy, salty, savory type of gal. Give me hot popcorn… Continue reading Chocolate, Godiva and Crack for Dogs, by Beverly Hicks Burch

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Valentine’s 2011, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Gotta love it when your guy gives you Limited Edition Godiva Truffles for Valentine’s Day. Delivered to work no less… the Red Velvet Cake and Cheesecake Truffles rock! Made my tongue do the happy dance and then reach back and slap the back of my head…   Save

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At the BamaSteelMagnolia’s(TM) Bistro – Red Velvet Cake Made Easy, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Today I'm serving on the menu over at The BamaSteelMagnolia's(TM) Bistro a recipe for Red Velvet Cake Made Easy. This cake is a Southern perninnal favorite and I've made it for years from scratch. This new recipe is a quick and easy recipe I've adapted using some low-fat products. I also include a little background… Continue reading At the BamaSteelMagnolia’s(TM) Bistro – Red Velvet Cake Made Easy, by Beverly Hicks Burch

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Heirloom, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Heirloom By Beverly Hicks Burch Over at Helium.com I wrote an article about collecting cookbooks. Of course, as many of you know Tall & Handsome and I enjoy cooking and collecting cookbooks. We both have our own individual cookbooks, and then ones we have gotten together since we’ve been married. In the Helium article I… Continue reading Heirloom, by Beverly Hicks Burch

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Cocoa Indians, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Cocoa Indians From The Modern Family Cookbook 1 cup all purpose flour ¼ teaspoon baking powder ½ teaspoon salt, scant ¼ cup cocoa ¼ cup shortening ¼ cup butter 1 cup sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla ¼ cup milk 2/3 cup raisins (*we have used all nuts…which of course we know are healthy, or… Continue reading Cocoa Indians, by Beverly Hicks Burch