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Summer Fun days

“Go Outside and Play!”  That’s been my standard line all day.  We’ve had Fall come upon us already, leaves falling, rain every day…until today.  Sunny and warm!  So we kicked the kids outside while we made chocolate birthday cakes.  They … Continue reading

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Creative catch-up

I forgot to post an experiment that was inspired by a talk during our FSJ trip. We were talking about how awesome “Monkey Bread” is, and wondered if it would be just as awesome if it was garlic butter bread? … Continue reading

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Easy peasy lemon squeezy

For some reason my kids started saying that one day and now it has entered the family dictionary. It’s silly but hey what can you say when skiddly rink a dink a dink comes back out of your mouth due … Continue reading

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Another venture into GF living and random thoughts on Bounty

You know, not all my experiments work just how I planned.  For example, the predecessor to this recipe is not up here.  It tasted great, nobody could tell it was primarily made from  chickpeas, but it gave all of us … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day loving it

Today is mother’s day. I broke with tradition and made dinner myself (Nathan is a loving husband who makes dinner and lunch every Sunday so I can rest). Basically I went on a rice and beans backbone but it felt … Continue reading

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Variations on a theme (Rice, that is)

I am, like everyone I suppose, a cyclical creature.  I go in surges.  Lately, I’ve been on a massive rice pudding surge.  I am just loving it!  I’ve put up my general Rich Rice Pudding recipe here but have been … Continue reading

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How to Bake Butternut Squash

Butternut squash is so simple to make.  It does take a while to bake but prep is quick and easy and once it’s done it’s ready to serve! First pre-heat the oven to 350F.  Cut the butternut squash into halves … Continue reading

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