recipes

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10 Healthy Halloween Treats

Having a kid who doesn’t eat candy, challenges me to find fun ways for her to enjoy Halloween without the sugar craze that goes along with it.  Whether your kids eat candy or not, plan a spook-tacular party by adding any of these healthy Halloween treats! (Note: No bugs were harmed in the making of these treats:) Read more…

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Healthy Blueberry Muffins

My daughter has fallen in love with blueberry muffins and has been bugging me to make some for weeks. She’s not a fan of sugar and the problem with most muffins is that they usually taste like cake. So I came up with a recipe for healthy blueberry lemon muffins that is super moist with […] Read more…

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Easy Garlic Green Beans

I really don’t like my green beans “green.” I despise the crunchy taste of vitamins and earth I get when they are served 2 minutes from raw. Like anyone with deep southern roots, I prefer them cooked with some part of a smoked turkey until they have lost all nutritional value. But in an effort to […] Read more…

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75 Ingredients You Should Always Keep In Your Kitchen

Don’t you just hate it when you are right in the middle of cooking and realize you are missing a key ingredient you need to finish your recipe? Or what about that drawer full of recipes that you never get around to making because they always require some ingredients you don’t have? Well no more! […] Read more…

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Friday Find: The Best Lunch Box Ever

While I am quite creative in the kitchen, when it comes to packing Journey’s lunch my ideas fall flat.  It’s just the beginning of October and she’s already getting bored with what’s in her lunchbox. I added a few new hot lunch options into the mix, but how many times can I do pasta? Then I […] Read more…

Strawberry Rhubarb Cobbler Recipe

Strawberry Rhubarb Cobbler Recipe

I’ve always wondered exactly what rhubarb is.  I’ve heard of rhubarb pie, jams and jellies, but I was always afraid to try it because it looked too much like celery.  And I hate celery.  So when I went to a restaurant that served buttermilk biscuits with butter and strawberry rhubarb puree, I was a little […] Read more…