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Roasted Pumpkin Puree

Homemade roasted pumpkin puree might sound like a daunting and difficult task but it is actually very easy.  It does take more time than opening a can of pumpkin, BUT if you make it at home, there will be no … Continue reading

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Today is Food Day and I’m going to share with you some of my favorite REAL food recipes as well as some of my favorite recipes from some great blogs! Cheers and Eat an Apple, America!

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Poppy Seed Dressing

Earlier this summer my husband and I visited one of my closest, dearest friends.  We had an adult weekend and let Ava stay with my Mom…they both needed to have a happy ending to a weekend together considering that their … Continue reading

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Fish Tacos

Some of you may recall my Fish Failure.  I really want my little girl to be an adventurous eater and I don’t want her to be scared of fish like her mother!  So this time around it was Chad Man … Continue reading

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Rustic Peach Tart

It’s that time of year when summer fruit is bursting with flavor and it’s available all over the place!  There’s really no reason to alter perfectly ripe fruit, it’s great JUST the way it is.  BUT sometimes it’s just too … Continue reading

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Road Trip Trail Mix

It’s summer road trip time!  That means something entirely different today than it did 2 years ago.  Now that we have a toddler riding in the back seat,we have a whole new approach to road trips.  The car is loaded … Continue reading

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Black Bean Burgers with Cilantro Mayo

The recipe today is one of my favorite recipes.  It’s simple, it’s healthy and it has the word burger in it!!  Yep, veggie burgers made with black beans and sauteed veggies.  I finish it off with a Cilantro Mayonnaise and serve … Continue reading

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I had my annual therapy session this weekend…..well, it’s my version of therapy.  I played in the dirt!  Cleaned up my garden and yard and planted some new flowers.  There is something so liberating about clearing away all the dead … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Ricotta Shells

Recently my husband and I went on a little weekend getaway, just the two of us!  One of the nights we went to a fabulous restaurant in Downtown Kansas City, Michael Smith. The first course served was a sweet potato … Continue reading

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It’s snowing and it’s late March and I don’t like it!!!  This year we have had one of the harshest winters on record!  We actually had a blizzard!  WHAT!?!  So what is a girl to do when it’s snowing at … Continue reading

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