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Sweet Cranberry Sauce

I love making my own cranberry sauce, I have tried many different variations and I finally made up one that I won’t go back on. I really don’t think I will ever need to change my recipe after this! I am SO EXCITED ABOUT IT!

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Herbed Green Beans

This is so simple you will wonder why you never thought of it before!  This simple recipe is sure to add a great dimension to your meal. You can easily change the herbs to match the main dish so you have a side dish that truly nods to the flavor and focal point of your meal.

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Ben’s Pie Crust

My brother came home from cross country practice one day with a recipe. Apparently his coaches wife made the teams pies and Ben asked her for the recipe! He simply threw all the ingredients together at once and mixed it together (not knowing the usual process of making a pie crust, this didn’t seem like […]

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Christmas Treats Kids Can Make

Christmas is such a wonderful time to make memories! I am so blessed to have a childhood full of wonderful memories in the kitchen of my home. Now that I’m a parent I make sure to take the time to create those same type of memories for my children. If you don’t have children of […]

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Christmas Breakfast Ideas

My family always had a huge Christmas Eve dinner, and then we had  huge Christmas Day breakfast. We never did a Christmas day dinner. So naturally I have a ton of Christmas breakfast ideas!

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Gluten Free Peanut Butter Cup Cheesecake

  With all this cold weather (thank heavens it’s over! – for now…) I decided to post a recipe that would allow me to drown my longing for spring in its extreme deliciousness. The recipe I chose was posted by my friend Michelle on her blog The Funny Tummy Cafe. Michelle has a similar Celiac story to me […]

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Fruit and Nut Trailmix

Every year my family takes a two week vacation “out west” to visit my husband’s family and friends in Utah.  And since we can’t afford to fly, we drive.  We usually break the 24 hour drive up into a couple days, the first being the longer of the two stretches on the road.  Yes, that […]

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Video: How to Cut Watermelon Watermelon Spears

It’s summer time!!!! This is an awesome way to cut your watermelon and keep it from getting all over your chin when eating it! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kYxkIBE7HKY

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Meal Plan

Meal Plan includes 5 meals for a family of four. Occasionally there will be a meal that is large, I’ll try to create those leftovers into a new meal for you, but sometimes there will just simply be leftovers (and I’ll make a note of it to give you a heads up)! I will give […]

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My Favorite Marinades

I love marinades. They are great to put together in the morning to have later that night, or even put together and throw in the freezer. As you thaw the meat out all the flavors get into the meat and flavors it wonderfully! I thought I’d share with you some of my favorite marinades so […]

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