no-churn cherry chocolate chunk ice cream in cone

No-Churn Cherry Chocolate Chunk Ice Cream

  Have a craving for some creamy delicious homemade ice cream, but lack the fancy machine to make it? What if I said you don’t need a machine? That’s right! Save your pennies and make No- Churn Cherry Chocolate Chunk Ice Cream with a good stand mixer, loaf pan and freezer! Yep, it’s that easy! I… 

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Friday Coffee Talk Traveled to Mystic CT

  Keeping the travel legs moving, this week’s Friday Coffee Talk post has a couple highlights from our spur of the moment trip to Mystic, CT. This was my very first time in this sleepy little town and I can’t wait to go back to explore even more! Last week we were in sunny Florida… 

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Starbucks coffee line

Friday Coffee Talk : The Starbucks Line

  This week for Friday Coffee Talk we are lined up like the Walking Dead…all in the Starbucks line waiting for our morning fix. This here single file was about 15 people deep. What you cannot see is the barista off to the right jotting down orders on a slip of paper to hand to the other… 

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Friday Coffee Talk: Recipes & Food Finds

Are you new to our little corner of the web? Welcome! Yes, Eat Picks is primarily and food & lifestyle blog, but sometimes, I want to write about more than delicious food, travels and photography. I need an outlet! So, every Friday I have a little recap of happenings from the week. It’s a day where writing,… 

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Redds ale pulled pork sandwhich ipa

Redds Apple Ale Pulled Pork #HouseofBBQ

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HouseofBBQ #CollectiveBias This content is intended for readers who are 21 and over. Whether planning a barbecue or attending as a guest, you want to enjoy good food and in most cases a nice cold beer. I’ve been… 

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Coffee Hashtag mugs

Friday Coffee Talk: Graduation and College

  This week’s Friday Coffee Talk is all about graduation and college and everything in-between. It has been a whirlwind the last two weeks and I can’t believe graduation has come and gone. We are now empty nesters. Sort of. Graduation and Lessons Learned Two years ago, our oldest graduated from high school. It was a… 

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Friday Coffee Talk: Camera and Contests

Friday Coffee Talk: Coffee, Cameras & Contests If you are joining us for the first time- welcome! Our Friday posts on Eat Picks revolves around our favorite morning, afternoon or evening beverage; coffee and a quick recap of the goings on for the past week. It gives me a chance to just write something more… 

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Buffalo Chicken Mac N Cheese #FWCon

Buffalo Chicken Mac N Cheese is the perfect combination of your favorite bar snack and favorite bar dinner. Perfect for any time, full of gooey Wisconsin cheese and topped with panko- black truffle salt bread crumbs. #FWCon  I love anything and everything cheese and when I heard about a contest through Wisconsin Cheese, one of… 

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New York Coffee Mug on Porch

Friday Coffee Talk Whatever Number it Is

Friday Coffee Talk is here once more and I have no idea how many of these I’ve written so far. I guess I could look it up, but I’m too lazy. (It’s number 6- I went back to count!) I’m enjoying these weekly recap posts and from the emails and comments received, you are too…. 

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