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Plum Compote with Cardamom

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Plum Compote with Cardamom: A messy project that ended up kinda pretty! I glanced down at the cutting board and it looked like a crime scene out of Dexter. My…

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5 Delicious Instagram Feeds

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When I’m standing in line, sitting in a waiting room or otherwise have a few minutes to spare, like most of us, I turn to my smartphone to check in…

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A Kitchen Makeover for More Cooking Fun

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Our old refrigerator died a couple of weeks before Christmas. I was out of town at the time, so my husband had to manage the crisis, which he did with…

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How to Remodel a Kitchen in 9 Days

How to Remodel a Kitchen in 9 Days 700 469 Alison Ashton

We recently had our kitchen remodeled and it took a mere nine days. How? It took just 9 days to take this kitchen from dark and dingy to bright and…

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Meet Miss Paloma for Cinco de Mayo

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Cinco de Mayo celebrations certainly bring out the tequila cocktails, and among them, the margarita reigns supreme. Well, come this Cinco de Mayo, meet the margarita’s humbler, lesser known sister:…

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Banana Bread, Revisited

Banana Bread, Revisited 700 469 Alison Ashton

I picked up some bananas for a staff snack during a photo shoot the other week. And as I grabbed a bunch at the store, I thought, “Well, if these…

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Vegan Baking Grows Up

Vegan Baking Grows Up 700 446 Alison Ashton

I’m not vegan, but I’ve been on a bit of vegan kick lately. There are plenty of health, animal welfare and environmental reasons to adopt a plant-based diet. But my…

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Playing with Stop-Motion Video on Vine

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“Creative” use of a tripod … So, Content Kitchen got an unusual request: Produce Vine video concepts for a client. Now, with Vine, you’ve got a mere six seconds to…

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Content Kitchen is Out of the Oven

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Content Kitchen is now live and serving up tasty content strategy.With heartfelt special thanks to: Goldfinger Consulting (website design) Fuze Branding (logo and brand package)

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The CK Content Philosophy

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Great Content Starts with Your Audience I love this quote, because Edward Tufte is a Yale statistician whose work is all about numbers — he pioneered the science of visualizing…

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