Spring Roll Bananas – A Quick Afternoon Snack

Spring Roll Bananas – A Quick Afternoon Snack

In our church, we usually have this once a month gathering for fellowship, singing, and dancing. What we usually do is assign one person to host the Youth gathering, Ladies’ fellowship or Men’s Meeting, another person for the program, another one for icebreaker games...

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Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus

I've been cooped up at home with mono for the past three days,  so with all that free time, I've cooked up quite a few recipes I'm excited to share (avocado brownies being my favorite)!!! But today I'm sharing homemade hummus!  I love hummus with pita chips or celery...

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Parmesan Baked Tomatoes

Parmesan Baked Tomatoes

The frost is almost upon us!  That means it's time to harvest the herbs! I work at The Celtic Cup Coffee House in the small town of Tullahoma, Tennessee.  I don't have my own herb garden, but The Celtic Cup does.  I love getting to use the fresh herbs when I bake...

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Vegan Dark Chocolate

This is my initiation post, so I thought it would be fitting to share a couple of things about myself.  First of all, I really like eating healthy.  I love working out and running and eating well because it makes me feel good.  Second, I REALLY love chocolate....

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Homemade Cheese Balls with Crushed Pecans

Homemade Cheese Balls with Crushed Pecans

I haven't ever made a cheese ball before now. Sigh. I know - crazy huh?  I had company coming and thought some cheese and crackers would be nice upon their arrival since it was too late for lunch and too early for dinner.  When I stopped by the cheese ball counter at...

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Almonds, Sometimes I Feel Like A Nut

Almonds, Sometimes I Feel Like A Nut

For five years the Chief and I lived in a rural and agricultural area of California.  We lived in a small town of Kerman about 25 miles outside of Fresno.  The town is surrounded by vineyards and almond orchards. Neither the Chief nor I knew much about how almonds...

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DIY Crackers

DIY Crackers

Why in the world would anyone make homemade crackers? I'm bored.  No.  Absolutely no.   I am never bored. I'm curious.  Maybe. It's snowing and I just made Chili Soup and I have no soup crackers.  Bingo!  I didn't want to drive 10 miles on this road to get...

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Spicy Party Pretzels

Spicy Party Pretzels

I tasted spicy pretzels for the first time at a party last week.  I popped one in my mouth, then another, and another.  I couldn't stop.  I'm embarrassed because I ate a handful before I could even say "who made these?!" I never found out who made them for the party...

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Peppermint Patties

Peppermint Patties

Jet-Puffed JUMBO Peppermint Mallows are back!  Why is this important to you? Because if you want to be the hit of the Christmas goodie parade you are going to want to use these super-charged, JUMBO peppermint-infused marshmallows to make some awesome Peppermint...

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Sweet and Salty Christmas Treats

Sweet and Salty Christmas Treats

I do realize refrigerators all over this country are stuffed full of Thanksgiving leftovers.  But truthfully, the turkey is cold, the gravy has jellied and the pumpkin pie is gone.  To me that means one thing -- Christmas!  Brunch, luncheons, parties, Christmas eve,...

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