From the Farm to the Big City.

Racing against the clock!!  So much to do, so little time to blog…  Yesterday was my last day on the farm – bittersweet to leave after eleven weeks of fun.  I said goodbye to my animal friends…

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Cooked one last tomato pie, this time with a delicious quinoa crust!

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And walked the grounds one last time…

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Felt very fitting to wear my culinary arts shirt on the LAST DAY of my culinary arts program!!

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I drove out the farm gates one last time, raced home to grab my bags, and headed straight to the airport!  Upon arrival, I had a few minutes to kill, so I popped into a gift shop to browse the magazine collection.  I was pretty excited to see this finally on the stands…

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I have been secretly waiting for this September issue to come out for MONTHS…

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Right there sitting on the floor of the airport, I flipped through the pages and my heart literally lept when I saw THIS…

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My blog is featured on page 190 of the current issue as the “site-seeing” blog for September!!

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There is also a pullout page inside with a list of go-to websites for saving time.

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And The Front Burner is listed in the “Food and Fun” category!  Pretty cool to be listed with other big sites like Better Homes and Gardens, Netflix, and Google!!

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Seeing my blog listed in a magazine was a total “pinch me” moment.  Feels like all the hard work I’ve done has really amounted to something special.  :)

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Off to explore a little more of the windy city with all my new HLS friends!!  :)