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lemon crinkle cookies

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I love baking cookies.  Growing up it was always a special time I shared with my mom.  A time where that I could spend with just her – no nagging brother or sister to bother me.  I can still picture … Continue reading

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making homemade pumpkin puree and applesauce

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I love making homemade food.  It always tastes so much better than anything store bought.  Plus it’s usually a heck of a lot cheaper! Last year I learned how easy making homemade pumpkin puree and homemade applesauce can be.  Plus … Continue reading

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meatless mondays: blueberry banana bread

Delicious recipe for blueberry banana bread adapted from the Allen Family Farm. Continue reading

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meatless monday – vegetable lasagna

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I love lasagna but until recently I always cheated and just bought the frozen lasagnas for our family.  That is until I found (and adapted) this yummy recipe for our meatless family.  And it’s so easy that even my 3 … Continue reading

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quick and easy stir-fry

Time to think about dinner and this is my fridge: Yeah, a trip to ShopRite is certainly in order.  But with a napping toddler, it doesn’t look like that’s going to happen before dinner.  Looks like it’s time to call … Continue reading

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soup. it does a body good.

Germs have invaded our home, so you know what that means.  Get the soup going!  Nothing warms a body up better than a hot, steamy bowl of fresh soup.  Tonight’s menu?  Minestrone! Here’s the recipe I use from The Ultimate … Continue reading

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