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Cinnamon Sugar Almonds

These cinnamon sugar almonds remind of Christmas! Every year when holiday shopping, little stands would be selling these crazy delicious and addictive nuts. And now you can make them...

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Baked Nachos

It’s softball and T-ball season, so I am making dinners that can be quick and easy! This recipe is just that! I love nachos!! Nachos are not a traditional Mexican food,...

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Mini-Mac Sliders

I know I told you guys that I gave up fast food {it has been almost 7 months!!}… If you’ve seen Food Inc. you would too! However that doesn’t...

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Honey Butter Popcorn with Toasted Pecans

Its June 24th and today my best friend and I are taking our kids and leaving for Lake Michigan {oh and our kids have no idea that today is the day!!}!! This...

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Raspberry Mint Mojito

Alright… so you really can’t make Raspberry Bacardi (ready mixer} from scratch, or if you can I would sure love the recipe… but the “Mojito” part you can… Right?...

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Barbecue Pulled Pork Sandwiches

Today was an exciting {and frustrating day}… First and most importantly {the exciting} I was nominated by The Answer is Chocolate for “The Honest Scrap” award. Click on her link to...

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A Simple Rhubarb Pie

Today was suppose to be sunny, man what a let down. Here I am making a beautiful rhubarb pie and with out the help of the natural sun light… the pictures just...

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J. Alexander’s Wild Rice and Orzo Salad

I’m sure by now you all know that I love love LOVE salads (since it seems I’ve been on a salad kick the past few posts), but this isn’t your typical kind...

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Summer Fruit Salad

TGIF! I think from now Friday’s will be designated for simple and easy recipes… like this one. This one is really REALLY simple… thats why I love it… and...

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Black Forest Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Ganache

Ooh black forest.. doesn’t the name just sound fun and exciting!? The traditional Black forest cake is a layered cake with a cherry filling. This is my version of the...