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Melted Swiss and Mushroom Topper

Melted Swiss and Mushroom Topper is great spooned over broiled fish, grilled chicken breast, baked potatoes or steamed broccoli. The recipe is a spirited combo with nutty Swiss cheese and tangy olives that’s worthy of any restaurant but very doable in a home kitchen. In addition to proteins and vegetables, ... Read More »

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Hey TSA, At Least Buy Me Dinner First!

Hotel dinner homemade quiche, smoked oysters and hot tea….. jealous? Well, it seems that TSA has once again gone and changed things up. This time it has to do with the dreaded secondary search aka “The Pat-Down”. TSA’s website outlines this procedure as. TSA officers use the back of the ... Read More »

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Tomato and Sweet Corn Bisque

Tomato and Sweet Corn Bisque combines several Florida harvests into a delicious meal. Florida tomatoes are primarily grown in the Southern counties. Here are a few tomato tips for home cooks: To core, use a sharp paring knife to make several angled cuts through the stem and under the core. To ... Read More »

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Are you invisible?

I am rerunning a previous post about aging and ageism as it continues to be an issue, especially in light of recent events. During the Academy Awards show, I’m sure more than one person made the observation that the screw-up at the end, with the incorrect Best Picture being read ... Read More »

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Morning Mix recipe: Catfish with Caper Sauce

The more the merrier in Heather’s Florida Kitchen! That’s why I have teamed with the fabulous folks over at Orlando’s WOMX Mix 105.1 to offer the morning show’s Recipe of the Week. Today’s recipe is Catfish with Caper Sauce. This is a straightforward dish that could be described with a ... Read More »

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5 Tips For Mardi Gras In Mobile Alabama

I recently satisfied a bucket list item by attending Mardi Gras in its birthplace, Mobile, AL. When most people think Mardi Gras they immediately think of New Orleans. This leads to thoughts of  Hand Grenade cocktails and shouts of “throw me something mister” at passing floats. Mardi Gras Mobile style ... Read More »

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