Monthly Archives: August 2017

Boiling Point: Healthy (And Unhealthy) Cooking Methods

While we all focus on what we eat as being the most important part of our diet, the fact is that if we cook our food wrong, we are removing all the nutrients from the food anyway, rendering them useless. … Continue reading

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Homemade Salted Carmel & Apples

  Apples are about to come into full season here in Oregon.  I love salted caramel and I love it with apples.  Here is an easy way to make your own sweet dipping sauce!

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday Link up # 111

Next week is September – can you believe it?  Fall is just a few weeks away.  I don’t know about you, but I’m ready for some chilly nights and hot soup!  And while your dreaming of those crisp Autumn mornings, … Continue reading

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Gadgets For Your Kitchen That Will Make Your Life Easier

As much as you might love being in the kitchen creating your favorite meals or testing new ones, if your gadgets aren’t up to date then it can be very hard work.  In this article will be some ideas on … Continue reading

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Cornbread Waffles and Chili

We were looking for something different for breakfast.  I had made a pot of chili but another chili omelet just seemed boring.   My husband asked, what’s wrong with just chili and cornbread for breakfast?  And then it dawned on … Continue reading

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Lemon Baked Asparagus

Asparagus…. Our market had asparagus the other day – and love those beautiful, green spears.  There are so many things you can do – Soup, sauce, stir fry – or just beautifully roasted. It’s pretty simple to do.

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday Link up #110

Saying good-bye Summer and Hello Fall – And by the way….  Here is a collection of fabulous recipes!  A collaboration of ideas ~ So come on in and party with us! Share your latest and greatest recipes here –   Feel … Continue reading

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Lemon Garlic Pasta and Swordfish

I found some swordfish at the market and I love fish.  Here is a quick and easy dish you can make any night that includes this delicious fish and pasta.  Just add a side salad, maybe some garlic toast, and … Continue reading

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Triple Strawberry Pancakes

We still have some of those beautiful strawberries around the Northwest – sweet and juicy! You ready for a sweet treat that has lots of luscious strawberries?  Well here it is-   

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Wild Morel Mushroom Omelet

When I was at the farmer’s market the booth with the wild mushrooms had morels!  This late in the year?  Well I grabbed some and came home and made this amazing omelet for breakfast~ If you can’t find any fresh … Continue reading

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