Inspirational Cooking

I am home with a sick little girl today, it’s that time of year. So, in between the cuddles and naps this morning, I decided to make some chocolate chip, peanut butter and chocolate candy cookies. Yep, a mouthful, but a tasty one! This ought to cheer up my kiddo. She has a very mild fever, and…
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It’s Summer. It’s Warm. I Want Lemons.

It is summer, and I just crave citrus when it’s warm outside. Nothing like lemonade from freshly squeezed lemons on a hot-sticky North Dakota summer day. My husband came home from shopping, and brought home a lovely bag of beautiful yellow lemons. This is his way of hinting he wants lemon bars. So today I…
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Birthday Party On A Budget

This year, my youngest daughter wanted a sleepover party instead of going some place to celebrate. That was music to my husband’s ears, and meant saving some dollars in the pocket book. To me, all I was thinking about was entertaining about 10 9-10 year old little girls, oh mamma! Anyway, we survived except for…
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Pumpkin Spice Poke Cake

It’s September, and with that autumn is soon approaching. Ok, I am not the norm (if you didn’t know that already). When I hear autumn is in season, I get really excited. This is my favorite time of year, and I love sweater weather. Granted, the snow will begin falling, but that’s ok because winter…
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Ugh! ~ A Little Knitting Too

Have you ever found that things just come at you all at once, whether it is a new project, school starting…Ugh! I have been trying really hard to get back to reading the latest book club selection, with no avail. My apologies to all readers. If anyone would like to share their comments on the…
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