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Growing a Mexican Cuisine Garden

Traditional Mexican cuisine relies heavily on the use of fresh vegetables, fruits and herbs to spice almost all of the dishes that are created. If you are a fan of Mexican food and want to be able to prepare a variety of dishes with food that you are able to grow in your own garden,… [Continue Reading]

Growing a Mexican Cuisine Garden

Homemade Cheese Sauce Recipe

  Whether you’re trying to jazz up a bowl of steamed veggies, looking for the perfect dip for your dunkable snacks at your upcoming gathering or just trying something new, I can’t think of anything better to recommend than this recipe for Homemade Cheese Sauce. I love it on fresh steamed broccoli and it makes… [Continue Reading]

Easy Homemade Cheese Sauce Recipe

Crock Pot Pazookie Recipe

Spring is in the air! The snow and ice have gone and we can finally put aside our bulky coats and gloves. Now that the weather is warming up we can celebrate by reveling in the warmth of the sun. What better way to celebrate than with this deliciously gooey recipe for Crock Pot Pazookie?… [Continue Reading]

Crock Pot Pazookie Recipe

Caramel Apple Nachos Recipe

  Finding healthy snacks and deserts can be such a pain. No one likes to have to sacrifice their sweet cravings for healthy, tasteless options. When I started hunting around for recipes to use that are healthy and packed with sweet tooth satisfying goodness, I was surprised to find a treasure trove of healthy yet… [Continue Reading]

Caramel Apple Nachos Recipe

Tips for Growing Tomatoes

Nothing beats having a bacon and tomato sandwich for an afternoon meal. I love the taste of freshly picked beefsteak tomatoes and I, for one, make sure that I plant a few different tomato plants each year. There are many varieties of tomatoes, each with their own unique flavor. Here are some tips for growing… [Continue Reading]

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Easy Strawberry Sauce Recipe

  I simply LOVE strawberries, especially fresh strawberries! I can eat them just as they are, straight from the vine! As a matter of fact, as a child we used to go strawberry picking to have enough to eat, freeze and can. I think my brother and I ate more than we collected. At the… [Continue Reading]

Easy Strawberry Sauce Recipe

Butter Pecan Cupcakes with Caramel Buttercream Frosting Recipe

  If you have an overactive sweet tooth and have been looking for a substitute for that plain Jane Hersey’s bar you’ve been nibbling on, then I’ve got just the recipe you need. Butter Pecan Cupcakes are fairly easy to whip up if you’ve got a bit of time. While you are making them, just… [Continue Reading]

Butter Pecan Cupcakes with Caramel Buttercream Frosting Recipe

Homemade Chocolate Pudding Recipe

  If there’s one thing better than a bowl of chilled chocolate pudding, it’s a bowl of chilled Homemade Chocolate Pudding made from scratch! As someone who values homemade things of all kinds, homemade food has a particularly special place in my heart. This amazing homemade Chocolate Pudding recipe reminds me of the homemade chocolate… [Continue Reading]

Homemade Chocolate Pudding

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Butter Pecan Cupcakes with Caramel Buttercream Frosting Recipe

Butter Pecan Cupcakes with Caramel Buttercream Frosting Recipe

  If you have an overactive sweet tooth and have been looking for a substitute for that plain Jane Hersey’s bar you’ve been nibbling on, then I’ve got just the recipe you need. Butter Pecan Cupcakes are fairly easy to whip up if you’ve got a bit of time. While you are making them, just (Continue Reading…);

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This Giveaway is sponsored by SkinAgain and hosted by the Sizzling Summer Bloggers! Are you looking for a new natural skin care routine for Summer? Check out SkinAgain! It’s one of our newest favorites! If you haven’t heard of it, check this out! About SkinAgain: WE LOVE NATURAL “Equally important as what you put on (Continue Reading…);

Enter to win a $20 Walmart Gift Card in our Memorial Day FLASH #Giveaway!

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It’s a holiday weekend and we thought it would be fun to have a Memorial Day Flash! Oh, what the heck, we love any reason for a giveaway But, for now let’s have a little fun with this one! I’m sure you can use an extra $20 bucks to spend at Walmart, can’t you? One (Continue Reading…);

Hurry Curry Recipe

Hurry Curry Recipe

  Experimenting in the kitchen has always been something I love to do. I love to bake goodies for friends and family, but I also love to play around with recipes when it comes to my supper too. Something I’ve recently been introduced to, and have found myself loving, is Curry. I’m a fan of (Continue Reading…);

10 Tuna Recipes You're Sure to Love!

10 Tuna Recipes You’re Sure to Love!

  Everyone gets tired of eating the same thing time after time, day after day. For example, I really love tuna and especially enjoy it over a bed of fresh romaine lettuce in the summer. However, after awhile, when you’ve been eating the same thing, you crave change. Sandwiched between two pieces of crusty bread, (Continue Reading…);

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EASY ‘YUMMY’ RECIPES

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Easy Southwest Stuffed Peppers Recipe

Looking for a way to enjoy the deliciousness of Tex-Mex but trying to avoid gluten? The main problem with most Tex-Mex is it relies on a shell or chip as the delivery device for the yummy goodness. (Continue Reading...);

Easy Tamale Pie with Beef & Black Beans

Easy Tamale Pie with Beef & Black Beans

This delicious and hearty all-in-on dinner is very quick to make. With the addition of the black beans and veggies, this Tamale Pie is also quite healthy! Easy Tamale Pie with Beef & Black (Continue Reading...);

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FOOD PRESERVATION

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44 Ways of Preserving Vegetables and Fruits

Now that gardening season is in full swing, we will all be busy canning, freezing and dehydrating our bounty! Of course we will be enjoying fresh veggies and fruit along the way, but by preserving the (Continue Reading...);

How-to-Make-Freezer-Corn

How to Make Freezer Corn

There are few things in life better than fresh corn, but it has a very short growing season and it seems to follow the feast or famine cliché. If you’re fortunate enough to have a crop of fresh corn, (Continue Reading...);

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GARDENING

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Bird Feeders 101

Bird feeders are a great way to turn your own backyard into a mini oasis for the wild birds in your area. We have bird feeders out in the yard, with a few up close the back windows. Bird feeders (Continue Reading...);

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Best Shrubs to Plant in Fall

Are you in the mood to make your landscaping look fantastic? Or, if you're like me, I never get tired of adding to my shrubs and flowers into my beds and borders! For me, and a lot of gardeners, it's (Continue Reading...);

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GREEN LIVING

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10 Myths About Going Green

There are so many reasons people think that a green, more sustainable lifestyle is not something that will fit their way of life. The truth is, going green is not an all-or-nothing thing and many (Continue Reading...);

Avocado Oil Uses: 3 Recipes for Homemade Beauty Treatments

Avocado Oil Uses: 3 Recipes for Homemade Beauty Treatments

Avocados are great to eat and are a source of good nutrition. But did you know the oil of avocados is present in many beauty products? We can actually make our on facial cleansers and moisturizers, as (Continue Reading...);

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