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Garlic Paste

Learn how to make Garlic Paste to save yourself time in the kitchen. A homemade stash of this incredibly aromatic ingredient can easily be added to main dishes, soups, and sauces for quick meals. As an...

Crispy Turnip Fries

Crispy and perfectly seasoned, you’ll love these Turnip Fries! There is so much flavor in these low-carb turnip chips, that even picky family members will ask for seconds. As an Amazon Associate, I earn from...

Lemon Garlic Pasta

This Lemon Garlic Pasta is a simple and easy dinner that you can throw together in minutes. The whole family will beg you to make this cozy pasta dish over and over again. As an Amazon...

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Scattered Sundays

This week brought another “spruce up” to ye old blog. I’m really loving all the tweaks we’ve been adding and I think they’re making the site more helpful and better looking. Y’all have been...

a plate of grilled air fryer mahi mahi topped with mango pico de gallo.

Air Fryer Mahi Mahi

Tender and flaky Air Fryer Mahi Mahi is a fast and tasty recipe that is ready in only 20 minutes (including prep!). Enjoy this delicious fish with your favorite side dishes for a fast...

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Cheesy Garlic Bread

Transform a simple baguette into Cheesy Garlic Bread with the best homemade garlic butter spread. This easy garlic cream cheese bread recipe lets you make a delicious and affordable side from scratch. As an...

Scattered Sundays

Bennett started t-ball this week, and Troy is his coach. They both seem excited! Bennett’s favorite part so far is wearing the cup and jockstrap and dancing around the house. Six-year-old boys never change....

puff pastry wrapped baked brie on a cheese board with pretzels, crackers, and grapes

Baked Brie With Garlic

Looking for a delicious and easy savory appetizer? Baked Brie With Garlic is creamy, packed with flavor, and a sure-fire hit at your next party. As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases....

roasted air fryer asparagus on a grey plate with lemon wedges

Air Fryer Asparagus

Once you taste Air Fryer Asparagus, you’ll never make it any other way! Deliciously tender and perfectly crisp, this air fryer asparagus recipe is a simple and healthy side dish. As an Amazon Associate, I...

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Mocha Frosting

This is the best Mocha Frosting you’ll ever try! Smooth, creamy, and with the perfect kick of coffee, you’ll flip for this chocolate coffee buttercream. A rich chocolate coffee frosting that is perfect on...

Air Fryer Cauliflower Gnocchi

Crispy and easy Air Fryer Cauliflower Gnocchi is a speedy weeknight dinner. Packed with flavor, this tasty fried gnocchi is a delicious gluten-free recipe you can make in under 20 minutes.   Cauliflower gnocchi is a great...