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Seasonings: {Trader Joes} Everyday Seasonings w/Grinder

Seasonings: {Trader Joes} Everyday Seasonings w/Grinder

Flavoring food does not come easy to me, but this… this is magic in a bottle!! Since writing this post 5 years ago, our family’s favorite seasoning blend quickly became the Garlic Salt – I use it almost everyday. I use it on veggies, two […]

Super Simple Soup {Chicken Noodle}

Super Simple Soup {Chicken Noodle}

This isn’t really a recipe, rather it’s more of a how to…. which means there are many ways to make chicken noodle soup and end up with the same result – depending on your preference, ingredients on hand and amount of time. The story behind […]

Summer Honey Beer Bread

Summer Honey Beer Bread

Saying goodbye to Summer is never easy for me. I love the lazy crazy days of summer, the heat, the break from school & schedules and the chaos of last-minute adventures…. however, if it weren’t for the other seasons then I suppose I wouldn’t be […]

Trader Joes Ice Cream

Trader Joes Ice Cream

UPDATE: This quickly became and remains one of our family’s favorite ice creams…             5 1/2 years later. Our family also enjoys just about every, if not, all the Trader Joe’s ice cream flavors.  I just bought this ice cream for […]

Sweetener: Stevia Extract

Sweetener: Stevia Extract

  Original post: 2012 Stevia – have your heard of it? It’s one of many natural sweeteners that is now readily available to the average consumer – that’s us, you and me. I will be the first to admit that I love the taste of […]


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