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Category: Weekly Wrap-Up

A Less Stress Thanksgiving Dinner

And away we go! Are you ready? What? Not so much? That’s okay…don’t panic. We’ve got you covered. Today is Saturday, I know you are working Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, but here’s your guide to a beautiful “Less Stress Thanksgiving Dinner” for 8 people. AND…they will be amazed at your prowess in the kitchen. Part of the way we have Gr8 Fun when we get together…

DIY Holiday Gifts

Isn’t it Gr8 when the doorbell rings and a friend has delivered a homemade goody? Last Christmas we received a loaf of Chocolate Rum Cake from a friend, and boy was it heavenly! I remember the flavor to this day, chocolate-y, moist and just a hint of rum.   And we all know that it’s better to give than receive, right? So how about spending a day making DIY holiday gifts, some delightful and delectable…

Easiest Appetizer: Balsamic Vinegar with Cheese

Last minute company coming? The neighbors are stopping by for a glass of wine? This Balsamic Vinegar with Cheese is the easiest appetizer you will ever serve. Since Costco came on the horizon I always have a hunk of Parmigiano Reggiano in the refrigerator. Lay the cheese on a platter or board and break off a few chunks. Then put a small bowl containing good Aged Balsamic Vinegar of Modena next to it. Your guests can dip pieces of the…

Fall is All Things Pumpkin

It used to be that October rolled around and we started eating pumpkin pie and pumpkin bread. Then Starbucks got into the game, and Pumpkin Spice Latte became the official drink of the season. Now Fall starts and it’s all things pumpkin! Have you ever wondered why? Why pumpkin? Remembering elementary school history, it must be something to do with the Native Americans and the pilgrims, right? Pumpkins are actually indigenous to the Americas. The oldest domesticated pumpkin…

Our Kids’ Favorite Foods

“Mom! We’re home! …is there anything to eat?” When the kids come home from their busy lives, these are usually the first words I hear. It doesn’t matter if it’s 10 in the morning or 10 at night, they’re hungry! And I love it! Kyle, Debbie, Jurga, and I have compiled our kids’ favorite foods. Because we know, if we have these foods in the refrigerator or pantry…

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