Tag Archives: Kelley Chisholm blog

Let Me Pamper You!

  Editor’s note: Early in 2017, I decided to hang up my Pampered Chef apron. It was a hard decision as I love the products and especially the people associated with the company. I’m still in touch with many people … Continue reading

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International Food Blogger Conference, Here I Come!

This Thursday I’m heading to Seattle to attend the International Food Bloggers Conference and I’m so excited! If it’s anything like last year’s conference in Portland (see my post Portland: Where Roses Bloom, Pinot Flows and Food Bloggers Gather) then … Continue reading

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Tip of the Month, March 2013: Covet Your Cookbook Collection

My love of books started shortly after I was born and has been a huge factor in my career choices: librarian, writer and editor. My fascination with cookbooks started in junior high school. My parents had a small collection and … Continue reading

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2012: A Look Back at Travel, Food and Drinks

First off, I’d like to wish all of my readers a wonderful, happy and healthy New Year! Thanks for your “likes” and comments, and please keep them coming! As the year comes to its end, I’d like to share some … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween, Y’all!

 

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Drink of the Month, October 2012 – Liqueurs

In honor of National Liqueur Day, which is October 16th, I decided to look in my liquor cabinet to see what I had on hand to make a celebratory drink. Oh my, I had no idea I had so many … Continue reading

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Love A Fair

The North Carolina State Fair is in town until next Sunday. I went yesterday, for a couple of reasons, but the main one was that I had entered the “Anything but Ordinary” sweet potato cooking contest. The other was to … Continue reading

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Tip of the Month, September 2012: Invest in a Dehydrator

  I decided to invest in a dehydrator a few months ago after hearing so many terrible things about pet food and treats made in China. It’s amazing how many dog treats are made in China – just read the … Continue reading

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Food of the Month, September 2012: Crabmeat Newburg

When is the last time you enjoyed a great Crabmeat Newburg? Well, now’s the time to do so if you want to celebrate National Crabmeat Newburg Day, which is Sept. 25th. When I was selecting my food of the month, … Continue reading

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Take Flight With Aviator Brewing Company

I had a Living Social coupon that was about to expire to the Aviator Brewing Company so Brad and I made the 1/2-hour or so trek to Fuquay Varina last weekend to check out the place. The coupon included a … Continue reading

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