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Basic Homemade Granola

Granola is a a favorite in our house, so I like to make different varieties to keep it interesting.  This recipe is the BASIC.  You can add just about anything you like to make it… Read more »

January 29, 2014 | Breakfast, Snacks & Drinks
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Baked Chicken Taquitos

These were a huge hit with the family.  John and I included!  Baking the taquitos instead of frying them makes them much better for you, and they still get really crispy when you use the… Read more »

January 3, 2014 | Main Dishes, Snacks & Drinks
Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate

Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate

This will be the last hot chocolate recipe you’ll ever want.  It makes a lot, and just hangs out in the slow cooker all day while you decorate, make cookies, open presents, or watch Elf… Read more »

December 18, 2013 | Snacks & Drinks
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Cranberry Salsa

Now that Halloween is over, it’s time to start planning Thanksgiving.  Turkey, dressing, cranberry sauce….   It’s no secret in my family that I don’t like cranberry sauce.  Even homemade cranberry sauce is yuck to… Read more »

November 1, 2013 | Snacks & Drinks
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Halloween Mexican Layer Dip

This is just a throw-together dip, and everything was store bought, but you can do a little number with the sour cream to make it really Halloween-y and festive.  I took it to a Halloween… Read more »

October 28, 2013 | Snacks & Drinks
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Your Last Pumpkin Bread Recipe

Now THIS is some pumpkin bread.  It’s dense, soft, and not overpowered by spices.  It’s just our favorite! I had intended on taking a neighbor the muffins, but they were gone before they were cool!… Read more »

October 20, 2013 | Breakfast, Snacks & Drinks
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Lavender Lemonade

It’s too late this year to plant your herb garden, but it’s a great time to plan for the spring.  If you’re new to gardening, visit neighbors’ gardens and see what’s doing well and what’s… Read more »

September 8, 2013 | Snacks & Drinks
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Granola, Granola: Raw, Vegan, Gluten Free Granola

I’m sure you’ve noticed that I’m not typically really into the whole raw and vegan food movement.  I like healthy food, but I’ve got no beef with cooking it….But this summer, we ate some fabulous… Read more »

August 17, 2013 | Snacks & Drinks
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Grilled Figs with Gorgonzola and Honey from NwaFoodie

My friend Lyndi at NwaFoodie has compiled her annual list of her favorite food bloggers.  And while I am THRILLED to be included, I think NwaFoodie  (that’s Northwest Arkansas and has nothing to do with Eazy-E)… Read more »

August 13, 2013 | Snacks & Drinks
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Okra Fries with Garden Herb Aioli

If you live in the South, then I’m sure you’re familiar with fried okra, so no explanation is needed.  If you don’t, then well, let me show you a few things…   Fried okra (or… Read more »

August 4, 2013 | Snacks & Drinks