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Eat Your Veggies! A Vegetable Cookbook for the Non-Vegetarian

Eat Your Veggies! Cookbook

So I’ve had more than 1 friend chastise me for not getting this out there. 😳 On September 30th, my cookbook was released!  It was exciting, exhausting, and so much more.   You can get it in either kindle form or a printed version on Amazon and it also qualifies for Amazon Prime! Just click the…

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A Thanksgiving Planner

I made a YouTube video today about how I plan out my Thanksgiving.  I decided to offer the Thanksgiving Planner I created for myself as a free printable download just in case you need a way to organize your thoughts as well.  It’s simple, not some 40 page beautiful, detailed planner, but it works for…

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My Menu Planning Process

One thing I have had more than one friend ask me is how I meal plan.  My process has evolved over time and through changing needs and dynamics, so I can only answer how I do it right now.  That also happens to be how I have done it for the last 5 years or…

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Hittin’ the Road….er…Plane

I’ve been busy getting ready for a short trip with my husband.  We’re going to East Tennessee for a few days to investigate the possibility of moving there.  As a result, there has been no gourmet fare around here.  Not even close.  In fact, we’ve had frozen orange chicken and hot dogs this week.  Last…

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Creamy Carrot Thyme Soup

  I don’t even know where to start with this soup.  Seriously.  It’s creamy sweetness in a healthy warm package.  It’s winter well-being and luxury rolled into one pleasant bowl.  It’s a balance between natural sweetness from carrots and almost caramelized onions, and savory with herbs and garlic.  It’s topped off with a velvety ranch…

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Toasted Corn and Avocado Soup

Day 4 of 30 Days of Soups, Stews, and Chilis is here! I went with something totally out of my realm of normalcy with this one.  I love avocado and I love this soup!    In the summer you can use fresh corn, but I used frozen this time around.  It’s creamy and flavorful.  It’s…

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Sarah’s Beef Stew

My mother in law, Sarah, makes the best beef stew.  The first time I had it, I was dating my husband and took my parents to his mom’s house for Christmas.  We’re talking travel, stay over night in their house a few days, real Christmas.  Looking back, that was rather brave of us.  We weren’t…

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Sarah's Beef Stew

My mother in law, Sarah, makes the best beef stew.  The first time I had it, I was dating my husband and took my parents to his mom’s house for Christmas.  We’re talking travel, stay over night in their house a few days, real Christmas.  Looking back, that was rather brave of us.  We weren’t…

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Coming Soon – 30 Days of Soups, Stews, and Chilis!

I love soup.  And stew. And chili.  Every fall I wait for the temperature to drop enough to justify making it, and every year, near the middle of January, I start to get tired of my favorites.  I have 2 months of soup weather still ahead, but I want something new.  That’s why this year…

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