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Copper River Salmon and Cordova, Alaska – Part One

I have a story for you. From the  embellished tall tale to the factual non-fiction, I pride myself on being a self-proclaimed storyteller, as I love telling all story varietals. I come to you today to share what I consider to be one of the most important and meaningful stories I have yet told you. …

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Epic Recipe Wins and Fails from 2015

Dear Diary, Just kidding. You thought I was going to launch into some emotional tirade about how Blake and Gwen are having a baby…but I’ll save that discussion for my actual journalling. Just Kidding. I don’t journal. Ah heck. Let’s chat. 2016! Hazaaaaaah! Just yesterday, I was in a coffee shop typing my 2014 re-cap …

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60+ Aphrodisiac Recipes

If you’re looking for naturally sexy meals to stimulate your (or your partner’s) sex drive, you’ve come to the right place! 60+ Aphrodisiac recipes for your sexy pleasure?! Good golly, let’s get stimulated! There’s no beating around the bush: eating is one of the most pleasurable experiences a person can have. Couple a fabulous meal with …

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Fall Favorites + Holiday Gift Guide + Giveaway!

It’s time for another edition of my favorite things – holiday gift guide-style! ‘Tis the season for gift giving, folks! Because I’m a ginorm procrastinator, I always wait until the last minute to buy gifts for my friends and family during the holidays.  Every year, I tell myself I’m going to have my gifts purchased and …

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Fireside Chats with Julia – Episode 3

Fireside Chats with Julia are stories I share that are unrelated to my regular recipe posts. This is where I let it all hang out. Spoiler alert: There’s lots of profanity in this post. Hiya! Welcome to the third episode of Fireside Chats with Julia!  This one’s a long one, so I recommend you pour yourself …

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Fireside Chats with Julia – Episode 2

Fireside Chats with Julia are stories I share that are unrelated to my regular recipe posts. They are my way of sharing bits and pieces of my life experiences, thoughts, and general ridiculousness. Spoiler alert: I use the F-Word in this episode. It’s been a while since our first fireside chat. Because I’m spending the …

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Removing a Stuck Canon 50mm f/1.8 Camera Lens

How to remove a stuck camera lens. Did you drop your camera and now your 50mm lens won’t come off? Here’s how to remove it. Check it: Christmas Eve. Snow Storm. Wouldn’t it be great to take some pictures of the snow falling? Sho nuff! You grab your camera bag and swing it emphatically over …

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Staying Local with Diestel Family Turkey Ranch

  When scurrying to put together holiday menus, it is easy to snag ingredients out of necessity and convenience without regard to the ingredient’s history. While in many cases, an ingredient is an ingredient and it doesn’t much matter which brand you choose, selecting the centerpiece of your family meal – your turkey – is …

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