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Cherry Crisp

Last week my girls and I, along with my sister, ventured to my in-law’s home and spent the afternoon tangled up in branches and brambles.  It was picking’ time!  By the time the day was done, we ended up with two giant … Continue reading

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Best Made Plans

Yesterday morning I rose early to head to the grocery store before dawn, before my girls woke up, and before my “To Do List” really got moving.  I returned home at 6:30 am, with arms full of groceries, and two … Continue reading

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Just Peachy

The time has arrived again.  My favorite food time of the year.  Peach season.  There is nothing that ignites more excitement in my taste buds than those handheld orbs of deliciousness.  We are extremely fortunate that my in-laws have a … Continue reading

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Strawberry Rhubarb Cream Crisp

‘Tis the season of strawberry and rhubarb, and our kitchen is quickly becoming laden with these early summer lovelies.  This past weekend I played around a bit to come up with a variation to a traditional fruit crisp.  After some … Continue reading

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Honey-Sweetened Oatmeal Cookies

Again, in an attempt to lighten our refined sugar load, I have been playing around in the kitchen a bit to find some alternatives to our favorite dessert recipes.  Replacing the granulated and brown sugars in traditional oatmeal cookies with … Continue reading

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Master Chef Jr.

My children have an addition.  They cannot seem to get enough Master Chef action on Hulu.  My oldest especially, wants to audition for the next season of the show, or at the very least, start her own restaurant in the … Continue reading

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“I want to make my own thing!”

These are the words that ring throughout our home at least three times a week.  My girls just love to cook and/or bake “their own thing” and yesterday was quite the large step for my oldest daughter. In the past, … Continue reading

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