Month: November 2010

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Chocolate Pudding from Scratch

My middle daughter El has never eaten chocolate pudding because all of the boxed ones at the grocery store have…

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Boxes for our AMAZING Troops

Every year for the last… well more than I can count on 2 hands, my dad has packed up and…

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Cranberry Apple Peach Pie

It’s that time of the year again. I LOVE baking pies and desserts for my family. This was a NEW…

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Cranberry Fool Dessert

Cranberry Fool This is a FANTASTIC dessert that my mom used to make every New Year’s when I was a…

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Buffalo Ranch Chex Mix

This is seriously ADDICTIVE!!  And we have had to make 2 batches already because it keeps disappearing! Buffalo Chex® Mix 4…

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Turkey Handprints – craft for Thanksgiving

This is such a FUN and EASY Thanksgiving project. You need construction paper – brown, orange, red and yellow, glue…

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Kris’ Potato Soup (stolen partially from my sister, Jen!)

My sister is AMAZING and gave me this potato soup recipe years ago. It was handwritten on lined paper. Last…

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Pumpkin Bread – Revisited :)

It’s that time of the year again so I am revisiting my pumpkin bread recipe – This one is for…

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Thankful jars just in time for Thanksgiving

November to me represents everything that I am thankful for. The leaves are changing colors, fall is HERE! Time to…

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White bean and ham soup

Smokey White Bean and Ham Soup 1 1/2 tbsp canola oil 1 yellow onion, diced 1 carrot, diced 2 stalks…

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fall crayon leaf art

Looking for some fun fall activities for the kids? This is a FUN and EASY project, These look fabulous in…

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Persimmon Muffins

I always LOVE getting “different” fruits and veggies from the Bountiful Basket. Last week, besides the bulk green beans, we…

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Granola bars

I have been researching and researching… AND researching home made granola bars. These are from the site: www.joyfulabode.com GRANOLA BARS…

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The weather has changed so thinking… Cinnamon Rolls on a cool morning

The weather has finally changed here in Arizona – remember we don’t live in the deserts of Phoenix but rather…

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Holy Mother of Green Beans Batman!

Every other week, I order a bountiful basket and an add-on or 2 plus try to pick up anything bulk….