Category Archives: Recipes

Zucchini Bread – An End of Summer Treat

I really hate saying this, but summer for us in Michigan is coming to an end. It’s hard to believe Labor Day Weekend is approaching. Soon the leaves will be turning colors, Pumpkin Spice Lattes will be in the hands … Continue reading

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Chicken Enchiladas — A Dinnertime Fiesta

It’s about time I posted a new recipe, right? Today I have one that’s incredibly tasty and has just enough kick for added flavor, yet not enough for someone to worry if they dislike heat. I’m a lover of Tex-Mex … Continue reading

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Ambrosia — Sweet and Fluffy Fruit Salad

In the myths of ancient Greece, ambrosia meant the food of the gods. Now, ambrosia is a variation of classic fruit salad and incredibly quick to make. The best part: it’s SO simple! Get your ingredients, combine them all together. … Continue reading

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Sweetheart Salad — A Treat for Your Valentine

Sweetheart Salad may be the most appropriately named dish for today! My aunt has been making this creamy dessert for family gatherings since I was a little girl. I asked her to share the recipe with me so I had … Continue reading

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Healthier Living Through Smoothies

After everything that’s happened to me last year concerning my health and the weight loss that followed my hospital stay, I need to keep increasing my nutrition and find easier ways to do so that’s also easy on the digestion front. … Continue reading

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Goat Cheese Sugar Cookies — Surprisingly Delicious

I had the same reaction when I was told what unusual ingredient was inside these cookies. “Really?! That’s weird. And they’re good?” Doubt me all you want, but I think you’ll be as surprised as I was to find out … Continue reading

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Chili Cheese Dip — A Touchdown for Super Bowl Sunday

Super Bowl 50 is here. Choose your side: Carolina Panthers or Denver Broncos? Even if you’re not planning on donning a jersey of your favorite player or painting your face or body in team colors, Super Bowl Sunday is one … Continue reading

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Cranberry Turkey — An Unexpected Favorite

Cranberry turkey. Sounds crazy, right? Maybe a bit unappetizing? WRONG! This recipe is amazing, which is why I’m sharing it with you today. The best part? There are only four ingredients. Easy, peasy! This is something my mom started making … Continue reading

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Apple Butter: The Ideal Holiday Spread

Until I found this recipe I didn’t know apple butter could be made in a Crock Pot. My slow cooker is probably my favorite appliance next to my rice cooker and I try to use it as often as I … Continue reading

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