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Easy Stovetop Apple Butter

Rich and sweet Apple butter made on the stovetop spiced with cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg, and honey.  Perfect fall recipe that will leave your house smelling amazing. Okay, fine. I’m succumbing to the fall apple season. This is my first apple recipe of the season, and as unhappy as I am about my beloved summer coming […]

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Labor Day Recipe Ideas for the holiday weekend grilling.

Labor Day Recipes 2014

Well, I blinked and summer was gone.  I feel like I say this every year, but this one really went faster than ever! I hope everyone gets to enjoy their long Labor Day weekend with whatever you may have planned. I picked out some of my best and easiest food ideas for your potluck, cook […]

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Planning a 4th of July Party or outdoor BBQ? Here are my best and easiest recipe ideas: drinks, sides, main course, and dessert!

4th of July Recipe Ideas 2014

Planning a 4th of July Party or outdoor BBQ?  Here are my best and easiest recipe ideas: drinks, sides, main course, and dessert! The 4th of July is in FOUR days.  I can’t believe tomorrow is the month of July already.  Time is flying!  I hope everyone gets to have some time to relax and […]

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This is a recipe for an incredibly simple and festive red, white and blue 4th of July mini trifle dessert with fresh strawberries.

Mini 4th of July Strawberry Trifles

This is a recipe for an incredibly simple and festive red, white and blue 4th of July mini trifles dessert made with fresh strawberries. It is absolutely blowing my mind right now that July 4th is coming up so soon.  Can you believe that 2014 is already almost halfway over and done with?  Time flies!  […]

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Father's Day Manly Recipe Ideas for grilling or cooking inside.

Manly Meal Ideas for Father’s Day

 Father’s Day has arrived.  Prepare your deserving hubby or father a meal that’s fit for a king to celebrate his wonderfulness.  I gathered together a winning collection of recipes (grilling and non-grilling) that are easy enough that anyone can make them and dad is sure to love.  As we all know and have been told, […]

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Homemade recipe for Strawberry-filled Patriotic Red White and Blue pound cake cupcakes with whipped cream cheese frosting.

Strawberry-Filled Patriotic Cupcakes

 Homemade recipe for Strawberry-filled Patriotic Red, White and Blue pound cake cupcakes.  These are topped with delicious, sturdy whipped cream cheese icing and perfect for Memorial Day or 4th of July! My fellow baking-fanatic friend, Christina, made these very awesome cupcakes and brought them to our church small group a few weeks ago.  The theme […]

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