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strawberry
Seeing how next month is National Strawberry Month and strawberries are in season down here, I thought it only appropriate to...
  • Editors Picks

    Brinner is a Winner

    Growing up, breakfast for dinner was always on the weekly menu.  It was easy and oh so good.  Well, folks, it now has an official name, “brinner.”  It makes sense, breakfast + dinner= brinner.  It appears...
    April 28, 2016 1236 0
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    Oodles of Zoodles

    Yes, we millennials like to jump on the food trend bandwagon; so our kids have to come along for the ride.  The veggie of the month is zucchini! This happens to be my personal favorite, my...
    April 28, 2016 851 0
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    What is That?

    A few days ago, my daughter started coming home with a bright red popsicle that smelled like it was spicy?  I asked, “what and where did you get that?” She explained the flavor was sweet and...
    April 28, 2016 820 0
  • Food on the Fly

    We Don’t Carrot All

    Carrots are often thought of as “bunny food”, and that’s true, but they are so delicious as a snack on the go.  I always have carrots ready to go for my family when we go out...
    March 24, 2016 1359 0
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    Color Me Happy

    Everyone, young and aged, can agree, coloring eggs for Easter is so much fun.  How about coloring them naturally, with fruit and veggies?  Sounds cool right?  First, we need to have the perfect egg to color. ...
    March 24, 2016 966 0
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    Hangin’ With My Peeps

    One of my family’s, all families for that matter, is making sweet treats for Easter.  In my house, they have to be kid approved and something we can make together.  Peeps are always a favorite and...
    March 24, 2016 908 0
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    I’ve Gotta Ham it to Ya

    Well, it’s Easter time and you know what that means, it’s ham time.  I absolutely love ham and so does my family.  This year, I wanted to create something a little different from the the glazed...
    March 24, 2016 997 0
  • Cravings

    For a Limited Time Only

    They are many candies you can only get at Easter, Cadbury Creme Eggs are the most sought after.  The luscious chocolate shell with the unknown creme that looks like egg white and yolk makes enthusiasts do...
    March 24, 2016 894 0
  • Beer Wine and Spirits

    Silly Rabbit, Easter is for us too!

    I love all of the traditions of Easter, but I noticed that a lot of the sweets and fun is for kids.  I have kids, so this is a lot of why I love Easter, but...
    March 24, 2016 834 0
  • Beer Wine and Spirits

    Jump on the Amaro Bandwagon

    One of the hottest trends in 2016 is Amaro.  What is Amaro, you ask?  According to Food Republic Amaro is, “The term amari (amaro when singular) encompasses a number of bitter, herb-infused liqueurs. Traditionally, they’re made...
    March 2, 2016 701 0
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    Bad Hair Day?

    It’s that time again, veggie of the month.  It is none other than broccoli! This happens to be one of my family’s favorite vegetables, but I know how hard it can be to get the little...
    March 2, 2016 1002 0
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    Mason Jar Meals

    Time was when Mason jars were in every Earth Mama’s pantry because every Earth Mama and her Earth Daughters and Earth Sons were hellbent on canning everything in sight. Today Mason jars are enjoying popularity in...
    March 2, 2016 947 0
  • Entrees

    Nice Thighs

    Chicken thighs are being used a lot more in recipes these days.  It makes sense, dark meat is almost always less expensive and offer a huge amount of flavor.  For millennials, who are on a budget,...
    March 2, 2016 780 0
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    Leprechauns, Rainbows and Four-Leaf Clovers

    So, fellow moms, what do you have planned for this year’s St. Patrick’s Day? Green cookies? Green pudding? Green pancakes? Green oatmeal? Do you ever stop to wonder just how all this green stuff got started?...
    March 2, 2016 1173 0
  • Appetizers

    De Nada, Empanada

    This is the perfect food to eat on the fly.  My neighbor is a complete rock star when it comes to empanadas, and of course I get a ton when she does exercise her culinary genius. ...
    March 2, 2016 996 0
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    They’re Loaded

    After learning so much about Turbana and their causes, I wanted to do my part and support the company.  I headed to the store and purchased some Turbana plantains.  This was a little scary for me,...
    March 2, 2016 769 0
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    It’s All About the Muffin Top

    Everyone follows food trends and kids are no different.  In 2016, food trends are all the rage, as everyone is a foodie now.  One of the biggest trends to watch out for is muffin meals.  Turning...
    March 2, 2016 682 0