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We had the pleasure of enjoying lunch last Sunday with sweet friends. The husband is the chef in the family and he served up the best tacos I may have ever eaten. Seriously. Amazing. For dessert he served a homemade version of Aaron’s most favorite candy, Almond Joys. They were delightful! He sent us home […]

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 Recipe from Simple & Delicious It’s strawberry season! I love finding wonderful recipes for my strawberry addiction! . . . Strawberry Scones with Lemon Glaze Ingredients ·       2 cups all-purpose flour ·       2 tablespoons sugar ·       1 tablespoon baking powder ·       1/2 teaspoon salt ·       5 tablespoons cold butter ·       1-1/4 cups plus 2 tablespoons […]

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Recipe from Taste of Simple This yummy recipe has become a regular in our home over the past few months!  Try it out and let me know what you think! New Orleans Gumbo Ingredients 2 cups chicken broth 1 cup uncooked converted rice 2 celery ribs, chopped 1 medium onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, minced […]

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Mayan Chocolate Pecan Pie  I have not shared a recipe in awhile and I thought this delightful goody was too good not to share.  We tried this on Thanksgiving and it was amazing!  Photo & Recipe by Taste of Home Ingredients 1/2 cup chopped pecans 1/2 cup dark chocolate chips 1 frozen pie shell (9 […]

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My sweet friend Jenny Gumbert gave me this recipe and she got it from her mother and she probably got it from her mother… right Jenny? It is amazing! And as you can see by the below photograph I have made this recipe so many times the paper is beginning to wear and the writing […]

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{BAKED OATMEAL} This recipe is so yummy (thanks to Kelly Shradley for the recipe years ago!) Seriously. I know the name may sound not so appealing but try it and I promise you will not be disappointed. I like to make this for breakfast when we have overnight guests because 1. it’s a crowd pleaser, […]

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Tea Party Goodness {Raspberry & White Chocolate Coffee Cake} This morning I hosted a little tea party for a soon-to-be-mommy. A couple of us mommies got together to drink tea (or coffee in my case), eat yummy breakfasty foods and most importantly to pray over this wonderful godly woman and for this sweet little baby […]

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Old Glory DessertOne of my favorite 4th of July recipes! {recipe & photo from taste of home} Ingredients 1 tube (18 ounces) refrigerated sugar cookie dough 2 packages (one 8 ounces, one 3 ounces) cream cheese, softened 3/4 cup confectioners’ sugar 4-1/2 teaspoons lemon juice 1/2 cup fresh blueberries 2 cups quartered fresh strawberries Directions […]

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Marinated Pork Medallions (from Taste of Home’s Simple & Delicious) We tried this recipe the other night and it was hit. I forgot to marinate the pork overnight, so it only marinated for the day, but it was still wonderful (and super easy!) I served the pork with corn on the cob and rolls. There […]

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{ CINNAMON CRUNCH COBBLESTONE MUFFINS }from Pampered Chef’s All The Best Cookbook So yummy. It’s another one of those that you will have be careful… I ate almost the entire batch by myself. eek. Ingredients 1/4 cup pecan halves, chopped 2/3 cup sugar 1 tbs cinnamon 2 packages (11.3 oz) refrigerated dinner rolls 1/3 cup […]

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