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5 Easy and Delicious Slow Cooker Recipes

Where I live,  we still have several weeks before school starts. I do know that in many other states, your kids are already back in school. Getting adjusted to the school year routine after a long summer, can be hard. That is why I wanted to share some of my favorite slow cooker recipes with you.… Continue reading 5 Easy and Delicious Slow Cooker Recipes

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6 Delicious Summer Blueberry Recipes

Blueberry picking time is here, they are just right for harvesting. In New York State, we love to go blueberry picking. We are blessed to have several large bushes on our property that have been here for decades. If you love the taste of fresh picked blueberries as much as we do, you might like these… Continue reading 6 Delicious Summer Blueberry Recipes

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Secrets to Making Beautiful Summertime Desserts

Finally, we are entering the season of fresh fruits, vegetables, and family get-togethers. To me, that sounds like desserts. Strawberry shortcake with fresh strawberries, blueberry tarts with fresh blueberries, and Lord only knows what other creations people have come up with to celebrate the literal fruits of summertime. It’s not just fruit and vegetables at the… Continue reading Secrets to Making Beautiful Summertime Desserts

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5 Flag Inspired Dessert Recipes To Celebrate Flag Day

Flag day is June 14th and if you are looking for a way to celebrate Old Glory, how about with a fantastic Flag Dessert. There are so many great recipes online. I found some that I want to make and thought I would share them. I’ll bet these delectable looking flag treats will make you… Continue reading 5 Flag Inspired Dessert Recipes To Celebrate Flag Day

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Hate Pumpkin? Try These Pumpkin-Free Autumn Recipes

When families aren’t fighting about political beliefs, they’re fighting over whether pumpkin belongs in dessert or not. I mean, it’s a squash. Squash go into soups. They’re roasted with garlic or sometimes even pureed. Maybe they are acceptable in the occasional zucchini bread and whatnot – but pies and cakes?! Slow down now. Well, you’re… Continue reading Hate Pumpkin? Try These Pumpkin-Free Autumn Recipes

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How to Turn Halloween Candy in Gourmet Desserts

There hasn’t been a lot of Halloweens in my life where I have an abundance of candy left over afterwards, but that’s because I have a candy problem. Most people have self-control, and after buying gigantic bulk bags of candy, have tons left over. Giving it to your kids would probably be okay, but what fun is… Continue reading How to Turn Halloween Candy in Gourmet Desserts

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3 Easy Fall Soups to Warm your Tummy

The dropping temperatures in the states mean that now is the perfect time for soups and other comfort foods that fill up your tummy and warm you up from head to toe. Here are three family favorite soups that will make meal time in your house quick, painless and pretty darn yummy.  You can garnish… Continue reading 3 Easy Fall Soups to Warm your Tummy

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5 Healthy, Beautiful Ways to Use Apples this Fall

You know when the leaves start to turn – it’s apple season. Here in the Pacific Northwest, apple season is a really big deal and we are overflowing with fresh apples! Over the years, we’ve collected many fun and delicious apple recipes. The best part about cooking and baking with apples is the flavor, of… Continue reading 5 Healthy, Beautiful Ways to Use Apples this Fall

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Make Pumpkin Spice Lattes at Home

Some people see the first leaf of the season fall to the ground and immediately head to Starbucks to get a Pumpkin Spice Latte – or “PSL” if you’re a regular. The Pumpkin Spice Latte has taken the world by storm over the last few years, and now there is as much preparation for PSL season… Continue reading Make Pumpkin Spice Lattes at Home