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chicken kebob

Sweet & Spicy Chicken Kebobs

In Grilling, Poultry On March 5, 2013 25 Comments

Today there is a snowstorm expected in Milwaukee and I could not be any more excited for spring to arrive. I’m tired of the boots and wet shoes…. Read More »

English Muffins

Homemade English Muffins

In Bakery, Brunch On March 4, 2013 1 Comment

Well Happy Monday.  Does anyone else feel like there just isn’t enough time on the weekends to do everything that you want to do? I’m going to work… Read More »

pound cake

Lemon & White Chocolate Mousse Pound Cake Stacks

In Cake, Giveaways On March 1, 2013 74 Comments

Hooray! It’s Friday. And we have cake to celebrate. Pound cake! Were you aware that National Pound Cake Day is coming up on Monday, March 4th? Well it… Read More »

birthday

Happy Birthday Food n’ Focus!

In Update On February 28, 2013 12 Comments

I am pulling out the sprinkles and balloons because today is the day that Food n’ Focus turns 1! It has been a very exciting year for me… Read More »

quiche

Guest Post: Quiche Lorraine

In Brunch On February 27, 2013 6 Comments

Today Food n’ Focus has been appropriated by April’s boyfriend Shawn, that’s me. As April’s blog has become more popular, and our apartment has become a food and… Read More »

shrimp pasta

Lemon Basil Shrimp & Pasta

In Pasta, Seafood On February 26, 2013 1 Comment

There is nothing that I love more than a huge bowl of pasta. Unfortunately this isn’t always the healthiest, especially if it is drenched in a cream or… Read More »

Taco Bell Burrito

Review: Taco Bell Cantina Steak Burrito

In Reviews On February 25, 2013 2 Comments

It’s Monday. I spent most of last week on the road and away from my kitchen. I spent a lot of time in the car driving all the… Read More »

muller yogurt

Müller Yogurt & Giveaway

In Giveaways, Reviews On February 22, 2013 23 Comments

I always get really excited when I spot a new product. This is no exception. I talk about yogurt a lot and it’s because it’s such a great… Read More »

bundt cake

Pound Cake

In Cake On February 21, 2013 0 Comments

Alright, here’s day #2 of my pound cake post. I am a huge fan of pound cake. It’s buttery. It’s dense. It’s buttery. There’s a reason why they… Read More »

strawberry

Strawberry Compote with Blood Orange Juice

In Fruit On February 20, 2013 1 Comment

Today is part 1 of a 2 part post. Have you ever tried a blood orange? I had not until this past weekend. The vibrant color of the… Read More »

Creamy White Bean & Bacon Soup

Creamy White Bean & Bacon Soup

In Soup On February 19, 2013 4 Comments

Happy Monday! Oh wait, it’s Tuesday. I’ll just say that I’m thankful for the presidents that enabled me to have the day off of work yesterday. It was… Read More »

shrimp pad thai

Shrimp Pad Thai

In Asian, Seafood On February 15, 2013 2 Comments

I want to start today by asking if you had a lovely Valentine’s Day. Followed up by asking how much chocolate or treats you ate. I had none…. Read More »