Category Archives: baking

Snack time

I have a new snack recipe I have been making lately. The kids love them, they’re sort of healthy, they’re great for lunches and they freeze well.  Plus they’re moist enough you don’t feel like you must slather them in … Continue reading

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Apple cake – perfect for autumn

I tried a new recipe for apple cake recently.  Actually my mom who was visiting baked it for me and we both agreed that the caramel glaze made the cake much better than a simple apple cake.  So if you … Continue reading

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Recipes that are sure to please (picky eaters)

I tried a new soup recipe last week and it was delish.  Especially since it featured broccoli but didn’t taste like broccoli, and thus (most) of the children ate it. Potato, Broccoli and Cheese Soup                                                                             … Continue reading

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My non-Pintrest 4th of July

I’m on Better Homes and Garden’s email list, so I get updates regularly showing pretty before and afters, cool gardening ideas, color schemes for your rooms and lots of quick and easy cooking recipes.  The last few updates have been … Continue reading

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Potatoes and Pound Cake

Sounds like a pretty good combination doesn’t it?  Well,  I wouldn’t eat these together, but they’re both pretty good easy recipes so I’d thought I’d share. I threw these potatoes together the other day and they were delicious.  I used … Continue reading

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Birthday season and cake tips

Well we’ve entered birthday season in our household. We have three of our kids birthdays in four weeks, so I am always busy with cakes and parties. The system around here is that one year they get a smaller birthday … Continue reading

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