Monthly Archives: December 2012

Blueberry "Ice Cream"

We discovered an amazing treat a few months ago that we call blueberry “ice cream.”  It has all the decadence of our favorite frozen dessert but can be thrown together in two minutes and enjoyed guilt free. frozen blueberries (tiny … Continue reading

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Christmas Video

We had a lovely visit to Christmas Tree Lane last night in Palo Alto.  And we used our new smartphones to take photos!  Have yourself a merry little Christmas.   

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Merry Christmas from the Trice House!

For your viewing and listening pleasure, here is a yummy fireplace video from Applegate Farms! It goes well with our Christmas choice of treats for this year: Bacon Chocolate Chip Cookies.  Yep.  You know you’re jealous!  We are using a … Continue reading

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Rain, Rain, Go Away (maybe)

It’s been pouring down rain, and the backyard is a bit flooded.  When it rains this hard, we open up the garage and let the girls go into part of it so that they can take a break from all … Continue reading

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Dark Chocolate Truffles

At a recent catered work event, I had some amazing vegan chocolate truffles.  Which got me thinking how easy it would be to make some myself, since they’re really just coconut cream and chocolate. I used this recipe as inspiration, … Continue reading

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Macaroons

Yay for Christmas parties! It’s an excuse to make yummy treats that I can eat a little of and share the rest.   A few weeks ago, we had some amazing coconut macaroons from Trader Joe’s. These are the kind … Continue reading

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Angry Birds. . .

So.  The neighbor next door has been re-doing her patio.  There are three townhomes over the retaining wall/fence.  Apparently the middle townhome had subterranean termites. The work commenced.  First there was the very small air hammer from 8-ish to 4-ish … Continue reading

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Festivities

I attended an Ugly Sweater Christmas party, but didn’t have an ugly sweater.  I improvised with this holiday bun, and won the “holiday hair” prize!    Thanks to Pinterest for the idea.     Speaking of Pinterest… that was the inspiration … Continue reading

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