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Fun Foods for Families

Making Strawberry Shortcake From Scratch With My Kids

What’s a great way to do something with your kid(s) and make a surprise for mom? Make a dessert from scratch. With the help of my 6 year old we set our sights on making her mom some tasty strawberry shortcake. This was a way for my daughter and her father to do something together…

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Genetically Modified Foods: Should They Be Labeled?

Genetically Modified Foods…maybe you’re not the type of person who cares about such things, maybe you do care but feel helpless. The truth is, our food supply isn’t really controlled by us. Like cattle, we roam into stores and gather things off the shelves. The truth also is little is paid attention to the small…

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How To Make Your Own Homemade Refried Beans in Crockpot

When I first started to cook it didn’t matter what I was eating but as I’ve gotten more comfortable in the kitchen I want to make everything myself. From pizza sauce to refried beans. I also started canning last year and these refried beans can be easily canned and stored for later use. I’m going…

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Fun Foods For The 4th – Berry Pudding Cake

I bought this pedestal bowl two years ago and had always planned on making some sort of layered berry cake to go inside. What better this 4th of July then using some of your favorite berry’s in a fresh and light dessert! I went semi-homemade and picked up a box of organic white cake and…

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Fun Foods For The 4th – White Bacon Ditali Salad

I found this cute little pasta while on a trip to Whole Foods and knew it would be perfect for a pasta salad. I like to mix things together and see how they taste as I go along. This is a salad you can easily put your own twist on. I believe in buying in…

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Easy Appetizer Ideas – Bacon Cheddar Deviled Eggs

I love deviled eggs but in trying to create a new twist on an old classic I came up with this fun recipe that everyone will love. Pack up a tray and head to the 4th of July bbq and trust me they’ll be all wondering who made these tasty treats. Bacon Cheddar Deviled Eggs…

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