Articles written by: Wendy VanHatten

Cheesecake Swirled Brownies
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Cheesecake Swirled Brownies

Cheesecake-Swirled Brownies by Wendy VanHatten Makes 16 2-inch square, thick brownies Place oven rack in middle position and preheat oven to 350°F. Butter an 8-inch square baking pan. Brownie batter 1 stick (1/2 cup or 4 ounces) unsalted butter, cut into pieces 3 ounces unsweetened chocolate, chopped 1 cup sugar […]

Who Wants To Go To Italy?
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Who Wants To Go To Italy?

Want to go to Italy? by Wendy VanHatten Better question…want to go and learn to cook? I’m in. Looking for a fantastic cooking experience in Tuscany? Recently, I partnered with the owners of Watermill at Posara, Tuscany. This unique setting is the ideal place for their relaxing, inspiring, fun-filled painting […]

Palm Springs
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Palm Springs

Palm Springs by Wendy VanHatten According to anthropologists, Native Americans have lived beside the sparkling waters of Palm Springs’ tree-lined canyons and all around the bubbling hot springs for over a thousand years. Many years later the desert welcomed Mary Pickford, Lucille Ball, Cary Grant, Bob Hope, Clark Gable, Steve […]

Keep Your Home Secure While on Vacation
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Keep Your Home Secure While on Vacation

Keep Your Home Secure While on Vacation by Wendy VanHatten   After a long weekend relaxing in San Francisco or two weeks on that dream trip to Paris, you pull into the driveway and think, “Funny, I swore I closed that window.” Most travelers worry about getting their wallets stolen […]