• Nov 28

    Jilly's Gift Guide: Mom

    November 28, 2011 • 5:00 am

    Hi guys, I hope you had a fabulous weekend! I’m kicking this week off with a bang and declaring it Jilly’s Gift Guide week. I’m sure many of you have started your holiday shopping already (or at least started thinking about it!) so all week I’ll be sharing my gift ideas for your friends and family.

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  • Nov 25

    Spread Some Holiday Joy with Philly to Win $250

    November 25, 2011 • 6:00 am

    It’s been a fabulous year for us folks at Philly Cream Cheese. We’ve created some wonderful communities like SpreadPhilly.com, where food lovers all across the globe can talk and share ideas. We couldn’t be happier with the response.

    Now with the holidays arriving, we can’t get our minds off of baking. From pumpkin pies to cheesecakes, ‘tis the season to make magic in the kitchen. And what better way to spread a little joy to friends and family than with a unique holiday treat using Philadelphia Cream Cheese?

    Check out the below video to see how celebrity chef Paula Deen does it best:

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    Paula may be an expert, but our delicious recipes are so easy anyone can follow them.

    That’s why we’re giving one lucky JillianHarris.com member a chance to win $250, so you can spread some holiday joy of your own!

    To enter, simply leave a comment below telling us your favorite holiday dish that includes cream cheese as an ingredient. It can be savory or sweet. Something to kick off a holiday feast, the perfect dish to end it, or anything in between.

    The contest runs from November 24th through December 25th. At the end, we’ll randomly select a winner from the eligible comments.

    If you’re looking for some tasty inspiration, check out SpreadPhilly.com. It’s stocked with a slew of recipes and ideas that show you how cream cheese can liven up any dish.

    Also be sure to follow us on Twitter and Like us on Facebook for the scoop on exclusive recipes and how-to videos.

    Good luck and happy holidays!


    -This sweepstakes is open to all registered users of JillianHarris.com residing within the US.
    -You may only enter once. Multiple entries will not be considered.
    -The sweepstakes will begin on November 24, 2011 at 6:00AM PST and end on December 25 at 11:59PM PST.
    -After the entry period has closed, a winner will be chosen at random and notified via private message and email. If winner does not claim prize within 24 hours, a new winner will be chosen.
    -$250.00 will be awarded as an American Express Gift Card
    -Odds are dependent on the number of entries. Any questions? Please contact the site admin.
    -Void where prohibited by law.

    This post is proudly sponsored by Kraft Foods


  • Nov 25

    Thanksgiving Leftovers Menu

    November 25, 2011 • 5:00 am

    Happy food Friday! I have a feeling that some of you probably have a fridge full of Thanksgiving leftovers right now, so I whipped up some recipes that will help you use those leftovers in the most delicious way possible.

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  • Nov 24

    My Heavenly Thanksgiving

    November 24, 2011 • 8:00 am

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    Happy Thanksgiving to all of my American friends! I hope you’re all stuffing yourselves with tons of yummy food (hopefully a few of my recipes!) and spending quality time with friends and family!

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  • Nov 23

    Save Your Patio From Harsh Weather

    November 23, 2011 • 6:00 am

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    As the winter weather rolls in, our patio furniture cowers in terror. How much abuse will it face again this year, and will it even make it through to spring? Our next barbeque or family picnic depends on its survival! Then even when the sun does come out, sudden rainstorms result in soggy, uncomfortable cushions. Tree sap and bird droppings mean yucky, lengthy clean up. From fading paint to sticky furniture, outdoor get-togethers sometimes don’t feel worth the hassle.

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  • Nov 23

    Wednesday Wonders

    November 23, 2011 • 5:00 am

    Happy Wednesday my fabulous friends! Hope you’re having a cozy, comfy week and happy early Thanksgiving to my American pals. Here’s my handpicked collection of wonderful things this week- leave me a comment and let me know your favorite!

    Outfit inspiration- this is a great Thanksgiving ensemble (as long as the jeans aren’t too tight!):

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    Laugh of the week:

    6384423999:Yahoo:photoA twist to try- The Meatloaf Bakery in Chicago makes turkey and potato cupcakes! I love this idea - I don't like sweets!

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    Décor crush- hello curtains!

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    Seasonal tabletop inspiration- love the natural elements; perfect for Thanksgiving or Christmas.

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    Inspired by anything?




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