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Cast Iron Potatoes

These Cast Iron Potatoes are sure to be a family favorite. Great for breakfast or as a side for meals, these crispy roasted potatoes are vegan and gluten-free. As an Amazon Associate, I earn...

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Chocolate Covered Graham Crackers

A delightful and no-bake dessert, these Chocolate Dipped Graham Crackers will be the star of your cookie tray. These irresistible treats are a simple and seasonal favorite. As an Amazon Associate, I earn from...

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Scattered Sundays

This week found multiple contractors swinging by the house to take a look at the damage left from the washing machine flood. As of now, it should all turn out ok and in some...

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Homemade Rice Heating Pads

This easy tutorial will teach you how to make homemade rice heating pads that are a perfect project for any beginning sewer. Heat these DIY rice bags for a microwavable heating pad or stick...

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If you’re new around here, confessions are a time for us to all unburden ourselves of the silliness we’re feeling at the moment. I share dumb things, then you share dumb things, and we...

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Scattered Sundays

We hosted our first Thanksgiving since 2019, and I think it was a success! I can always tell when I try to do things from “the before” times but am out of practice with...

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Gifts For the Busy Home Cook

These Gifts for the Busy Home Cook will help you find the perfect present for the frantic foodie fanatic in your life. These 18 amazing kitchen tools will save them time and make cooking...

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Turkey Casserole With Rice

This delicious and easy recipe for Turkey Casserole With Rice is a delicious and simple way to use up leftover turkey. This healthy dish creates a completely new and exciting dinner that the whole...

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Frozen Biscuits in the Air Fryer

These super fluffy Frozen Biscuits in the Air Fryer are a delicious addition to any meal! This easy grab-and-go air fryer side dish is simple to make and cooks in under 12 minutes. As an Amazon...