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Almond Swirl Frosting Recipe & Tutorial

  As much of a fan as I am of cake based desserts, I think it’s safe to say that I’m also a huge fan of the frosting on top as well. Be it chocolate, vanilla, strawberry or anything in between, I’m a frosting gal all the way. I had the chance recently to try… [Continue Reading]

Almond Swirl Frosting Recipe

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

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

Mediterranean Chickpea Salad Recipe

  Whether you are looking for a vegetarian meal, a meatless entree or simply a side dish, this easy Mediterranean Chickpea Salad will fit the bill! It is as yummy and delicious as it looks and it’s quite filling. Chickpeas are a great nutritional source. They are high in fiber and a great source of protein.… [Continue Reading]

Mediterranean Chickpea Salad 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

33 Scrumptious Strawberry Desserts

  Nothing quite says summer like a batch of fresh picked Strawberries. Every year when I was a kid my family and I would head to our local strawberry picking fields and after a long day of picking we’d take our haul home with us to sort through and find the best ones. We loved… [Continue Reading]

33 Scrumptious Strawberry Desserts

Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Muffins for Yummy Treat!

  Bakery style muffins are simply the best! There is something about those big puffy delightful muffins that make them taste oh so good! For breakfast or an afternoon treat with coffee, you just can’t beat them. While I love all flavors, my very favorite are Chocolate Chip Muffins. A big puffy Chocolate Chip Muffin… [Continue Reading]

Bakery Style Chocolate Chip Muffins

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Mediterranean Chickpea Salad Recipe

Mediterranean Chickpea Salad Recipe

  Whether you are looking for a vegetarian meal, a meatless entree or simply a side dish, this easy Mediterranean Chickpea Salad will fit the bill! It is as yummy and delicious as it looks and it’s quite filling. Chickpeas are a great nutritional source. They are high in fiber and a great source of protein. (Continue Reading…);

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33 Scrumptious Strawberry Desserts

33 Scrumptious Strawberry Desserts

  Nothing quite says summer like a batch of fresh picked Strawberries. Every year when I was a kid my family and I would head to our local strawberry picking fields and after a long day of picking we’d take our haul home with us to sort through and find the best ones. We loved (Continue Reading…);

Almond Swirl Frosting Recipe

Almond Swirl Frosting Recipe & Tutorial

  As much of a fan as I am of cake based desserts, I think it’s safe to say that I’m also a huge fan of the frosting on top as well. Be it chocolate, vanilla, strawberry or anything in between, I’m a frosting gal all the way. I had the chance recently to try (Continue Reading…);

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Vanilla Apple Cupcakes with Apple Cider Buttercream Frosting

Fall is definitely in the air – the apples are beginning to ripen, there is a brisk bite to the morning air, the kids are back in school. Fall is one of my favorite times of year. I’ve always loved (Continue Reading...);

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Homemade Pecan Cocoa Fudge Recipe

Fudge is one of my all-time favorite sweets! I'm not sure why, but it seems the only time I make it is around the holidays. It is one of the things I look forward to each year. I have to say, I am not (Continue Reading...);

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FOOD PRESERVATION

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Freezing Vegetables and Fruits

Summer time brings on lots of great produce but if you are anything like me I never get it all used up.  So instead of throwing it out I have learned to freeze it so I have more to use in the other (Continue Reading...);

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How to Make and Can Cajun Dill Pickles

Pickles are one of my favorite things! I love all kinds of pickles from Bread & Butter to Dill to Sweet and I can eat them straight out of the jar! I think my very favorite has to be the spicy (Continue Reading...);

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GARDENING

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Krazy Savings From The Garden – Week 1

Come see how we save year round with our gardening adventures! Today, I wanted to do something a little different and give you a glimpse into my life. We bought our little place here a little over a (Continue Reading...);

5 Steps to Dehydrating Jalapeno Peppers

5 Steps to Dehydrating Jalapeno Peppers

Dehydrating jalapeno peppers is a great way to preserve them for later use in soups, chilies, beans, or anything you cook. It seems we use them in just about everything. Dehydrating basically takes (Continue Reading...);

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GREEN LIVING

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Homemade Oatmeal Bath Bag Recipe with Vanilla Bean and Cinnamon

This Homemade Oatmeal Bath Bag recipe is full of soothing vanilla, oatmeal and cinnamon. It's a wonderful treat while soaking in a tub. As the water runs through the bag, the fragrance of the vanilla (Continue Reading...);

20 Baking Soda Uses around the Home

20 Baking Soda Uses around the Home

Baking soda is such a common item in our homes. Most of us have a box sitting in our fridge to absorb odors. But, did you know baking soda uses around the home are almost limitless?! Baking Soda is (Continue Reading...);

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