Author Archives: Eileen Dominick Long

About Eileen Dominick Long

Diva, dog lover, and main squeeze to the Dude.

Ferries, Fudge and Flowers

I don’t often post about my travels, but last month I took a little trip up to Mackinac Island with one of my good friends for a “ladies weekend.” Okay, I find that term a little cheesy, but basically, the … Continue reading

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My Favorite Time of Year!

In our house, we are gearing up for one of my absolute favorite holidays, Halloween! Every year The Dude and I host a party which we call Brew-O-Ween. Food, an occasional costume, and BEER! Lots and lots of beer. This event … Continue reading

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Super Easy Almond Cake

Italians love nuts! Hazelnuts, pistachios, and almonds are right up there on my hit parade. Today, I am going to share with you one of the easiest cake recipes around. All you need is a food processor to whip this … Continue reading

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Embrace your inner vegetarian!

Hi friends. Yes, I’ve been away for a while. I’m finishing up my bachelors degree and working full time, so cooking and blogging have taken a back seat to just about everything else in my life! The Dude has been … Continue reading

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The Mount Everest of Pastries

It’s time. I’ve put it off long enough! Yes, it’s time for me to try my hand at making homemade croissants. I have visions of flaky, golden brown, crispy layered, buttery croissants hot out of my oven. It’s something I’ve … Continue reading

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Biscuits for Breakfast

Looking for something fast and easy that will leave your guests thinking you slaved away for hours and are a culinary genius? Of course you do! And knowing that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, this recipe … Continue reading

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The Four P’s

I was bored today. I shouldn’t have been really. I worked on a quilt (it’s looking awesome and I’ll show it to you when I’ve finished), and I supervised The Dude tearing out our front porch. We’re replacing the porch … Continue reading

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