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Alicia Ross

My name is Alicia Ross. I am a Southern girl born and bred, so the love of good food runs deep in my bones. As a writer who loves to travel, explore my hometown, chat over a cup of coffee and cook, I’m glad you’ve stopped by to join the conversation here on Kitchen Scoop.

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I just wanted to thank you for "Desperation Dinners".  I'm a wife and mom of two little girls, who is also a civil engineer who decided to attend nursing school.  My crazy schedule leaves me little time to cook. Now I can prepare yummy meals for my family every night in less time than it takes for pizza to be delivered!

Thank you so much!!
Marybeth M. Bossolini
Troy, NY

Recipe Scoop
Vodka-Infused Berry Pops

Vodka-Infused Berry Pops

These berry "spirited" ice pops make the perfect July 4th treat. But remember, they're only for the, 'young at heart.'

Simmered Chicken Meatballs

Simmered Chicken Meatballs

Ground Chicken can be one of those “hidden” sodium sources. Check to make sure your ground chicken has not had a sodium solution injected in it before packaging.

Easy Nut Thins

Easy Nut Thins

Easy and delicious little cookies perfect for anytime of year!

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