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    Family is planning a Disneyland and LA vacation, can I accomplish both with one hotel location?

    LA and Anaheim are rather close in proximity, but is the traffic too much that it would be better to choose an Anaheim hotel for Disney, then move to an LA hotel for that portion of the trip? What are some recommendations?
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    Chicken Santa Fe

    2 whole chicken breasts, halved, boned and skinned 4 tablespoons jalapeno jelly, melted 2 sweet red peppers, roasted, skinned* 1. Place chicken between 2 pieces wax paper and gently pound to 1/4-inch thickness. 2. In large plastic zip-lock bag, place chicken in single layer. Add marinade, close...
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    Santa Fe Sun Crisps

    1/2 cup Butter Flavor Crisco all-vegetable shortening or 1/2 Butter Flavor Crisco stick 1 cup firmly packed brown sugar 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 egg 1 tablespoon water 1 cup PILLSBURY® Best All-Purpose Flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/8 teaspoon ground red...
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    Blackberry, Walnut Coffee Cake

    2.5 cups ground pecans or almonds 1/4 cup of melted coconut oil pinch of salt teaspoon of baking soda 1/2 cup slenda 3 eggs 8 ounce of softened cream cheese 1/4 pint of blackberrys, cut up handful of crushed walnuts mix everything together except the blackberrys, walnuts, pecans when smooth...
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    Santa Fe Chicken Sandwiches

    6 chicken patties 6 slices Monterey jack cheese Salsa Avocado slices 6 rolls, cut in half Prepare chicken according to package instructions. Place cheese on chicken and melt in oven. Assemble chicken, cheese, salsa and avocado on rolls.
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    Eggnog Santa Cut-Outs

    3/4 c. sugar 3/4 c. butter, softened 1/3 c. eggnog 1 egg 1 t. vanilla extract 2 1/2 c. flour 1/2 t. nutmeg 1/4 t. salt 1 t. baking powder In a large bowl, combine sugar and butter. Beat until mixture is creamy, about 2 minutes. Add 1/3 c. eggnog, egg and vanilla; continue beating until well...
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    Santa Bark

    Ingredients: Saltine crackers Semi - sweet chocolate chips (12 oz. package) [add some Belgian chocolate for a variance] 1 finely ground pkg. walnuts [or toasted sliced almonds broken up] 2 sticks of (unsalted) butter [I like salted butter] 1/2 cup light brown sugar 1) Line a medium size...
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    Santa's Trail Mix

    1 package red and green peanut M&Ms 1 package chocolate covered raisins 2 packages white fudge-covered pretzels 6 cups cinnamon graham cereal In a large bowl, combine peanuts, raisins, pretzels and cereal. Store in an airtight container in a cool place. Yield: 16 cups Trail mix bag: You will...
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    Grilled Chicken Santa Fe

    3 tablespoons lime juice 1/4 teaspoon chili powder 1 clove garlic, minced 1/2 teaspoon cumin 4 skinless, boneless chicken breasts (4 ounces each) 1 (15-ounce) jar salsa 1 (8-ounce) can whole kernel corn, drained 6 (12-inch) flour tortillas Preheat grill. Drain chicken. Place chicken on grill...
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    Lean Beef Spanish Rice

    -Extra Lean Ground Beef -Spinach -2-3 Oz Salsa -1/2-1 Cup Brown Rice -1 Medium-Large Tomato -Santa-Fe Seasoning Mix (Mrs. Dash) (You don't need any oil on this one; you can do the same with chicken breast, simply add about a tablespoon of olive oil) Mix everything together and fry. It beats...
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    Top Ten Things A Santa Doesn't Want To Hear From Kids

    >Top Ten Things A Santa Doesn't Want To Hear From Kids or crusty for >that matter. > >10. "Remember me? I'm the kid with the weak bladder" > >9. "You smell like supermarket gin" > >8. "The real miracle on 34th Street would be if they accepted my mom's >MasterCard" > >7. "I want a 2004 Pontiac...
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    Some Tips On Christmas Eating

    An old one, but a good one to remember at this time of year! :-) HOLIDAY EATING TIPS 1. Avoid carrot sticks. Anyone who puts carrots on a holiday buffet table knows nothing of the Christmas spirit. In fact, if you see carrots, leave immediately. Go next door, where they're serving rum...
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    Santa's Orange Pumpkins

    Soft orange and pumpkin flavored cookies with nuts and a orange flavored powdered sugar glaze. 2 1/2 cups all purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup butter, softened 1 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1 large egg 1 15 ounce can pumpkin 2...
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    Santa Cupcakes

    1 package (18-1/4 ounces) white cake mix 1 can (16 ounces) or 2 cups vanilla frosting, divided Red gel or paste food coloring Miniature marshmallows, chocolate chips, red-hot candies and flaked coconut Prepare cake batter according to package directions for cupcakes; fill paper-lined muffin...
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    Santa's Spud in a Blanket

    1/4 cup ketchup 2 tablespoons barbecue sauce 2 teaspoons firmly packed dark brown sugar 12 slices bacon 48 extra-crispy tater tots Preheat oven to 425°. Line a rimmed baking sheet with aluminum foil. Place a cooling rack on top of baking sheet. In a small bowl, combine ketchup, barbecue sauce...
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    Weihnacht plaetzchen (christmas cookies)...

    Yield: 1 Recipe Ingredients: * 1 c Butter * 3/4 c Sugar * 3 Egg yolks * 2 1/2 c Flour * 1 ts Vanilla OR lemon extract * 1/4 ts Almond extract Instructions: Colored sugar Nuts Candied cherries Cream butter and sugar thoroughly. Add well-beaten egg yolks add extracts...
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    The santa monica

    0.5 oz Midori Melon Liqueur 1.0 oz Orange Juice 1.5 oz Peach Schnapps Mix and stir
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    The astro-pop #2

    1/4 oz. Grenadine 1/4 oz. Midori Melon Liqueur 3/4 oz. Yukon Jack 3/4 oz. Goldschlager Shake with ice and strain into a shot glass. Credit to Michael Kane Hudson's Grill Santa Maria, CA
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    Southern santa

    1/2 Ice 1 1/2 oz Coconut Rum Fill with Egg Nog Stir in Grenadine Fill highball half full with ice. Add coconut rum. Fill with eggnog. Stir in grenadine to desired red (no more than 1 oz).
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    3 1/2 oz. Sanbitter 2 oz. Orange Juice 1 slice Orange 2 tsp. Lemon Juice Mix all the ingredients, with ice cubes, in the highball glass. Perch the slice of orange on the rim of the glass.