It was Thanksgiving Day and all of my homemade pumpkin soup and pumpkin puree I had so tirelessly prepped during the week and froze cracked, broke, and poured into my tiny freezer. I was preparing dinner entirely by myself for the first time since Terry was volunteering at the homeless shelter, so fter a few choice words on my list of horrible experiences involving pretty much all of my recent experiences with Ball quart jars, I was forced to resort to the quick and easy…
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It's hard to believe that I have been canning now for two years. I began water bath canning as a way to teach myself to be more self reliant and to learn the art form of preservation that decades ago was the only way to keep our families nourished during the winter months. It wasn't really until the time of the second World War that tin canned good became the way of life. Form then on women were encouraged to purchase canned vegetables and meats from the ever growing grocery…
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In our house these are known as Memere's Pork Pies. I hope you enjoy them as much as we do!…Continue
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I love strawberries and so do my kids! The summer is strawberry season and although I love the sweet and simple strawberry I really wanted to make a true summer dessert featuring the strawberry. We always drive by these amazing road side strawberry stands in the summer and treat ourselves to delicious,local strawberries. I bought 6 liters of strawberries! I know that's a lot but I knew we would…Continue
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You don't have to be Irish to love St. Patrick's Day, and it's a festive occasion for sure. What's not to love about corned beef and cabbage? There are a lot of other staple recipes the Irish are noted for you're certain to fall in love with as well.Continue
I love meals that are easy to fix so that I don’t have to spend hours in the kitchen. One Sunday afternoon, we were trying to figure out what we wanted to eat for lunch on the way home from church. My husband suggested that we…Continue
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My mother has a new hobby! My birthday was a few days ago and my mother brought me two gifts from NY. I thought it was a strawberry short cake from my favorite bakery. They smelled sooooo gooooooood, and just as I was about to dig in, I decided to eat a strawberry first. The strawberry would not separate from the rest of the cake, so I was confused...…
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** The world would be a lot happier if everyone ate Thanksgiving dinner in their pajamas.
** Chuck E. Cheese is totally a rat, not a mouse -- am I right or am I right?
** That stupid Taylor Swift song is never ever ever gonna get out of my damn head.
** "Benign" is truly a magical word.
** A successful…Continue
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Hurry! Our Beautiful Baby Photo Contest ENDS TODAY!
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Simply enter a photo of your baby (age 0-12 months) in our contest by uploading it to the…Continue
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I just stumbled across a link to the destined-to-be-viral Grand Rapids LipDub of Don McLean's American Pie.(An article about why 3,000+ people came out to make this video, here.)
Anyhow, I'm not moved to watch YouTube videos and clips…
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Mout h watering. Delicious. Scrumptious. These are just a few words to describe the delectable new trend in play food! Play food has been around for decades but in recent years there has been a…Continue
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I have been jonesin’ for a chocolate pudding pie ever since I ovulated I realized Valentine’s Day was coming. I went to the grocery store on VD Eve…
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