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Churro Inspired Edible Dessert Cups

When I lived in Southern California we visited Baja on a regular basis.  One of my kids’ favorite treats were the churros you can by on the stands.  In case you don’t know what a churro is, it’s sort of … Continue reading

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Tomorrow is Pick Strawberries Day!

Tomorrow (May 20) is National Pick Strawberries day!! What the heck is pick strawberries day?  It’s a day set aside to celebrate the ruby gems that symbolize the onset of summer.  I have no idea when it was created, but … Continue reading

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Dessert Burrito

Check out this sweet burrito! It’s almost summer and I look forward to all those sweet summer fruits, especially the berries!  Here is a treat that can serve as dessert or even breakfast!  Its low in sugar and full of … Continue reading

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Banana “Ice Cream”

You craving something sweet and cold?  How about some totally vegan, totally fat free, totally delicious banana ice cream? Do I have your attention?

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It’s National French Toast Day! with Linky!

In honor of the humble “poor knight’s pudding” (as it was known in Britain before the 100 year war), we are here to share some facts and recipes! Fact:  French toast is not French at all!  The earliest reference goes … Continue reading

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Fig Tarts – Celebration of Fig Week

The first week of November is National Fig week – a celebration of the nutritious gems!  Packed with vitamin A, potassium and calcium, these sweet flowers, yes flowers, can be used in many ways!  The fig itself is actually the … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday Linkup #66

“Hey mom!  What’s for Dinner?”  You’ve heard it – then you wonder, what is for dinner…. Here is the place to find the answers to that age-old question! And with Halloween just around the corner – and Thanksgiving close behind … Continue reading

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A Whole Lot’a Pumpkins Goin’ On!

In 2014 the United States grew nearly 2 BILLION pumpkins.  And we ate less than 1/3 of all that fiber rich food full of potassium and beta carotene!  How many people could we have fed with all that went into … Continue reading

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Homemade Applesauce

Easy and delicious – full of whole fruit goodness…

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Apple and Cheddar Galette

I love the flavor of apples and cheese together.  I’m one of those people that prefers a wedge of cheddar over whipped cream with my apple pie.  So, I thought, why not combine those flavors in pie itself?  And so … Continue reading

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