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August 22 is National Eat a Peach Day [Infographic]

August 22, 2015 Food

Are you a fan of peaches? Then today is a great holiday for you, National Eat a Peach Day! Because of that I found this infographic for you all about peaches from Southern Weddings. I would love to know your favorite way to eat peaches. Do you like them on their own or as part […]

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Watermelon Screwdriver Cocktail and a Bonus Watermelon Granita Recipe!

August 21, 2015 Food

Screwdrivers have always been one of my favorite drinks but for this week’s cocktail I have a little twist on the classic screwdriver. We are adding watermelon ice cubes to it! This gives a sweeter end taste to the drink and as the ice cubes melt while you sip on your cocktail the flavor, and […]

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Salsa Verde Chicken and Rice One Skillet Dinner

August 12, 2015 Food

Since I am without any back teeth right now during all my dental work I need soft foods to eat. Last night I tried to make up something new, Salsa Verde Chicken and Rice. This was super easy to make and all in one skillet in less than 30 minutes. Hubby and I like different […]

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Pancakes and Sausage on a Stick – Perfect On the Go Breakfast for Back to School AND GIVEAWAY

August 10, 2015 Food

School is starting back already, or very soon, for kids around here. Even though my son is out of school now I remember those crazy mornings, especially the first few weeks of back to school season. T was not a morning person in the slightest. Breakfast is so important for the kids though to get […]

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Celebrate Lighthouse Day with the Lighthouse Cocktail

August 7, 2015 Food

Today, August 7, is National Lighthouse Day. This week’s cocktail will help you celebrate this holiday. Ingredients: 1/3 ounce Kahlua coffee liqueur 1/3 ounce Bailey’s Irish Cream 1/3 ounce 151 proof rum Directions: Pour Kahlua into a glass. Use the back of a spoon to slowly pour the Bailey’s into the shot glass on top […]

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What’s New in the Next Chapter at CPK: Restaurant Review and Giveaway

July 31, 2015 Food

Recently California Pizza Kitchen asked me and Hubby to try out (our meal was paid for, opinions my own) what was new at the Galleria location in St. Louis, Missouri. I actually had not been to this location before but after our visit I will be back for sure! CPK is obviously known for their […]

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Fun Food Bar Ideas for Entertaining and Food Bar Tips

July 27, 2015 Food

I am very lucky that my family gets together at least once a month. We celebrate birthdays and play card and board games and of course, we eat. What I have found is that my family loves interactive meals where they can build their own plates just the way they like them. This isn’t really […]

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[Infographic] Growing Mushrooms at Home

July 25, 2015 Food

Mushrooms are one of my favorite foods. When I was very little I thought I didn’t like them because my mom always said they were gross when my dad ate them. Then one day Dad had me try them and they were delicious! I’ve been hooked ever since then. My son loves mushrooms as well. […]

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Mexican Martini

July 24, 2015 Food

Today is National Tequila Day! Let’s celebrate by combing two classic drinks, the margarita and the martini for this week’s cocktail recipe. The Mexican martini was born in the late 70’s when a bartender at Cedar Door Restaurant in Austin, was served a margarita in a martini glass on a trip to Mexico. She returned […]

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Healthy Facts About Blueberries [Infographic] for National Blueberry Month and Blueberry Pork Chops Recipe

July 18, 2015 Food

July is National Blueberry Month! I really love blueberries. As a kid it was just blueberries in baked goods like blueberry muffins, but now as an adult I really enjoy just snacking on fresh blueberries even. This week’s infographic is about the healthy facts on blueberries courtesy of the US Blueberry Council. I see that […]

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