Meals

Homemade Coffee Creamer

Homemade Coffee Creamer

I haven’t always paid attention to food labels, but after I started reading them I couldn’t believe the stuff that was in the “food” I was eating.  One product that needed to change was my coffee creamer, which I LOVE, so I decided to try making it myself.  Homemade Coffee […]

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Sausage Kale Soup

Sausage Kale Soup

This is a very popular soup recipe at our house.  I can make a double batch of it and it’s still not enough to keep leftovers.  Very hearty, delicious and filling.  Sausage Kale Soup with cannellini beans and potatoes will keep em coming back for more…and more…and more.  What better […]

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Glazed Lemon Cranberry Muffins

Glazed Lemon Cranberry Muffins

Fresh, frozen, or dried, cranberries are not only for the holidays.  We love baking in this house and happened to find some fresh cranberries at the local grocer.  If you can’t find them fresh this time of year, you can simply modify the recipe with dried cranberries for a really […]

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Healthy Chicken, Quinoa and Vegetable Soup

Healthy Chicken, Quinoa and Vegetable Soup

Introducing the Healthy Chicken, Quinoa and Vegetable Soup recipe.  I wanted to call this the Easy, Healthy, Chicken, Quinoa, Sweet Potato and Vegetable Soup, but golly, that title just seemed a little too long, so I shortened it up…but only a little.  Don’t let my name for this tasty soup […]

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Valentine’s Day Heart Cake

Valentine’s Day Heart Cake

For some, nothing says “I love you” better than something homemade.  For others, the way to their heart really is through their stomach.  Why not cater to each of these love expressions by making a really yummy and seriously Valentinesy kind of dessert.  Pink and red, red and pink!  Chocolate […]

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Slow cooker Glazed Cranberry Turkey Tenderloin recipe

Slow cooker Glazed Cranberry Turkey Tenderloin recipe

Since it’s all about the love, I am making something yummy that completely compliments our Valentine’s Day table spread.  This year Valentine’s Day falls during the week, so I wanted to make something that would be rather simple and ready to go after school and work, but it needs to […]

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Sausage and Rice Stuffed Peppers

Sausage and Rice Stuffed Peppers

It’s a crowd pleaser (and…shh…it’s really easy)!  Sausage and rice stuffed peppers that the whole family will enjoy. Hi everyone!  I’m so excited to be able to share some recipes and gardening tips with you!  Let me first say that I haven’t always been the “cook” in the house.  In […]

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