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Warming Winter Soups, Chowder

Nothing says winter like a steaming bowl of soup, however some soups make much better winter comfort food than others. Chowder, a type of thick soup originating from New England, is so thick and creamy that it can easily be served as the main course for any meal. Chowder comes in three main varieties, fish, read more »

Homemade Halloween Treats

Sure it’s nice to make beautiful desserts, but when it comes to homemade Halloween treats, the uglier the better! Making delicious treats that tickle your tummy is super easy. This recipe for mud and worms is delicious for both kids and adults. First you’ll need: 12 chocolate, cream cookies (like oreo’s) 1 package of gummy read more »

Delicious Fall Foods

It’s no secret that eating foods that are in season is the best way to get the maximum nutritional benefit that each food has to offer. Spice up your menu with the most delicious foods of autumn. Although it’s easy to find fruit all year long, they are often shipped from warmer climates and are read more »

Beat the Heat with Peppermint Sun Tea

Stay cool with this super refreshing sun tea recipe (which doubles as a body mist).

Refreshing Summer Drinks

Beat the heat with sweet, refreshing summer drinks. Summer slushies, shakes and smoothies will help you cool down and relax. Be creative and impress your friends with a frozen masterpiece. Add some flavor to seltzer with frozen juice ice cubes. Just freeze your favorite juices, and when your in the mood for a fuzzy and read more »

No Bake Frozen Cookie Recipe

Ice cream is best in the summer, and hot chocolate is a tasty winter treat, but cookies are meant to be eaten all year long. As yummy as freshly baked cookies are, it’s no fun baking in front of the oven when you could be outside enjoying the sun. Instead of spending all day baking read more »

Leftover Barbeque Chicken Recipes

Well the barbeque was a success, and at least you had enough food for everyone, but what can do with all the leftovers? Instead of eating leftover barbeque chicken for the next week, spice it up with some fun barbeque chicken recipes. Try adding¬†barbeque¬†chicken on top of your salad. It will add some yummy flavor, read more »

How to Know When a Cantaloupe is Ripe

Are you sick of buying a beautiful cantaloupe at the store, getting home and cutting it open to find that it’s unripe and flavorless, or mushy and old? It’s super easy to tell if a cantaloupe is ripe without ever cutting into it, you just have to know what to look for. First take a read more »

The Best Post Workout Foods

Cutting calories is part of losing weight, but it’s important to know which calories to cut, and from where. Eating the right post workout foods makes a big difference in how your body processes and burns calories. Immediately after you finish working out, your body is starved for the protein it needs to build muscle. read more »

The Perfect Boiled Egg

My baby sister is getting married, and as a part of her adventures in wifedom she is attempting to learn how to cook. Both middle sister and I (oldest sister) are culinary experts and adventurers, and we received an email from our baby sister yesterday with her newest cooking discovery, how to perfectly boil an read more »