Monthly Archives: October 2012

Quick Supper – Shepherd’s Pie

  Sometimes I come home from work to my kitchen looking like that.  At times like this, it’s hard to decide what to make for a quick yet also cheap and healthful supper!  So I thought I’d share a simple … Continue reading

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Crumble Coffee Cake

It has always confused me that coffee cake doesn’t actually contain coffee.  In fact, while it’s fabulous consumed alongside coffee it even stands on its own without coffee!  I think that “coffee cake” still has an effective ring to it, … Continue reading

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Sweet and Sour Meatballs

  I haven’t made a whole lot of “sweet and sour” foods.  Growing up, we didn’t usually eat them because my dad wasn’t really a fan of sweet hot foods – like pineapple with chicken.  I bought some ground beef … Continue reading

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Stay-home Taco Night

  I’ve shared that picture before, but it still makes my mouth water every time I see it. I love tacos.  I love burritos.  I love nachos.  That’s all there is to it!  However, the price of restaurant tacos can … Continue reading

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Saturday Upsides: Of Hamburger Helper

This week has flown!  It’s hard to believe that it’s “Saturday Upsides” time again!  Don’t forget to check out this page for Saturday upsides from previous weeks.  Please join me this weekend and every weekend to share a positive story … Continue reading

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Tuna Salad and Dove Chocolate

  I was excited to get a box of Triscuit crackers for free with a coupon!  I made some tuna salad to go with them, and it was delicious! Haha. Maybe not!  But I had to share.

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Kitchen Tip Tuesdays: (Homemade) Frozen Pie Crust

linked to Tammy’s Recipes I have never used store-bought pie crust.  Making pie crust at home doesn’t have to be hard, but the hardest thing for me is deciding how much I need to make! So here’s a great trick … Continue reading

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