Monthly Archives: August 2010

Black Bean and Corn Salsa


Well, another week is upon us my blog reading friends.  There is a crisp breeze blowing around  Utah at this very moment and it feels wonderful!  Fall is knocking at the door. Come right on in!…. is what I’d like to tell Fall. Just let it be warm enough so all of my  tomatoes have […]

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Cranberry Macadamia Bars from Betty Crocker!


  Photo by Betty Crocker Hello and happy weekend everyone! First and foremost I would like to point out that I have added a survey on my sidebar. I would love to get some feedback from you all. Let me know what kind of posts you are most interested in. You can vote for more than […]

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Baking with Betty 2010


                                      Click here to read my full review of Baking with Betty. “Get out of town….I am totally hanging out with Betty Crocker!”That is just what I was thinking right at the moment this photo was snapped. And now tonight…all of the laundry is now folded and put away. My kids are all snoozing […]

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Strawberry Cream Cheese Trifle


Hello to you, and welcome to another week in your wonderful life! Ok…maybe Monday’s aren’t the most wonderful. (sometimes! That laundry can really kill ya.) Ok,  maybe you don’t feel like your life is wonderful?! (sometimes not TOTALLY wonderful) Maybe you wish I would say something like…. Hello. Please enjoy the following recipe with  Strawberries […]

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A little blunder….


This week I needed to make some more Blueberry Muffins with Cinnamon Crumb Topping. I printed the recipe right off and got baking. Right after I added the dry ingredients to the wet  I had a realization….. There is an error in the recipe. The measurement for the milk is incorrect. It should have 2/3 […]

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Easy Garlic Cheese Bread


Another quick and easy recipe for you today my fine blog reading friends. I am in the mood for easy. Quick and easy is a blessing sometimes, isn’t it! Go ahead and nod your head. I’m betting you agree with me! Easy Garlic Cheese Bread Time: 20 minutes Yield: Serves 7-8 fine folks Recipe from […]

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Creamy Chicken Tacos in the Crock Pot


Well the days of summer are coming to and end. Coming to end, I am sad to say. My girls will start school on Monday morning and when that happens…. I feel a bit of a panic set in. What causes this? Remembrance, really of those blessed hours between 4 and 7. You know how […]

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No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies


Hello to every single one of you. And hello to every married one of you as well. I have a very easy and yummy recipe for you on this summer day.  This past weekend my daughter Emily and I were at home together while the rest of our family was at Bear Lake. She and […]

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Orange Chicken and Vegetable Stir Fry


 Don’t anyone fall off your chair or anything, but the lovely dish appearing before you  is  not a baked good. I know, crazy times are upon us. Today I am in the mood for healthy food. Food you can love, love, love! Without all the chub, chub, chub! How about if we start posting these […]

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Strawberry Mango Popsicles


Boy, is it hot! It must be summer or something?! We’ve been spending a lot of time in the car lately,  my children and I.  (Lot of road trips…) We’ve been burning a hole through the Glee soundtrack I keep handy in my minivan. Love Glee by the way… love the music… can’t get enough […]

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