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Oh The Simple Things I Love About Thanksgiving

I’m so excited for our Thanksgiving this year.  In the past our meal was surrounded by the stress of making the most out of nothing as money was so critically tight, but this year is different for us.  This year I have a job which is enabling us to enjoy a few extras that we… Continue reading Oh The Simple Things I Love About Thanksgiving

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Fun and Easy Cake Balls

Are you looking for a fun and easy finger dessert food to serve at a gathering or party? I made these personally requested cake balls and chocolate covered pretzels for my nieces baby shower. You can easily makes these as well. All you need are these few ingredients... Your favorite cake mix 1 tub of… Continue reading Fun and Easy Cake Balls

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Bacon and Spinach Dip

Delicious Bacon and Spinach Appetizer Are you looking for an easy and delicious appetizer and you love bacon? Try this one. I made it for my family and they loved it. Ingredients 1 package of bacon 3 tablespoons coconut oil 3 tablespoons flour ½ teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon dried parsley 1 cup chicken broth 1… Continue reading Bacon and Spinach Dip

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Chocolate Trifle

25 Day Christmas Countdown Day 22 Here is a really easy recipe if you need to take a light and airy desert to someone’s Christmas Eve party today. Ingredients 1 batch of pre-baked brownies 2 large boxes of chocolate pudding 4 cups milk (do not use soy or alternative milks as the pudding doesn’t set… Continue reading Chocolate Trifle

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Simple Pumpkin Pie Bars

25 Days of Christmas Day 7 Are looking for a holiday dessert to share with your family?  This is a wonderful and light dessert to serve after a supper. Ingredients Crust Ingredients 1 1/3 c unbleached white flour 1/2 c brown sugar 8 tbsp butter (softened) 3/4 c chopped pecans (optional) Filling Ingredients 8oz cream… Continue reading Simple Pumpkin Pie Bars

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Mini Apple Pie Bites

25 Days of Christmas  Day 4 Ingredients 1 can crescent rolls 1 apple of your choice 1/2 c white sugar 1 tsp cinnamon 1 egg yolk (egg wash) Directions Preheat oven to 375* degrees.Mix sugar and cinnamon together.Peel, core, and slice apple into tiny slicesOn a lightly floured surface roll out crescent rolls, cutting them… Continue reading Mini Apple Pie Bites

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My Daily 25 Days of Christmas Recipes

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to my faithful followers.  Last year, every day I posted a favorite holiday recipe that I make every year from now through Christmas. These are fun and easy recipes to make. Many are ones you can enjoy making together as a family while some are ones you can throw together… Continue reading My Daily 25 Days of Christmas Recipes

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Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup

Soup Made Out of Leftovers Are you looking for an easy recipe to make with left over chicken and spaghetti noodles? This soup recipe is an easy one and great for a lunch or a supper on a cold rainy or snowy day. Ingredients Left over chicken (or fresh) (amount is your preference) Left over… Continue reading Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup

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Homemade Chili

Ingredients 1 lb ground turkey 1 lb ground pork 1 green bell pepper 1 medium diced onion 1 minced cloves fresh garlic 1 10oz can diced tomatoes with green chilies 6 oz can tomato paste 1 package of mild chili seasoning mix 1 tsp garlic salt 2 tsp chili powder 1 cup of water 1… Continue reading Homemade Chili