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Monuts: The Muffin Donut

I love donuts. I could eat a donut everyday.  I love going to the donut shop and seeing all the pretty donuts lined up in the glass case.  My love for donuts might be amplified right now by my pregnancy, but even before I still loved them. I like to try all the different donut… Continue reading Monuts: The Muffin Donut

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Maple Almond Granola

I have no idea what day it is.  Two days at home this week has really thrown off my internal clock.  All day I kept thinking it was Monday.  I suppose I should be happy that it's Thursday and not Monday because that means tomorrow is Friday.  It is also jeans day which is an… Continue reading Maple Almond Granola

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Homemade Drop Biscuits

Hello from the Blizzard of Oz! That's what the weather people were calling yesterday's snowstorm.  Kind of fitting since we live in Kansas.  It was one heck of a blizzard that's for sure.  Tons of snow, wind and bitterly cold temperatures.  The wind has made some incredible snow drifts.  The drifts make it hard to… Continue reading Homemade Drop Biscuits

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Personal Baked Oatmeal Bowls

So this past Sunday I not only made Un-Chicken Noodle Soup, I also made personal baked oatmeal bowls for Benzo and I for breakfast.  We woke up without alarms to a chilly morning and I immediately thought "baked oatmeal".  I have made a big dish of baked oatmeal before and it's delicious.  But I remembered seeing… Continue reading Personal Baked Oatmeal Bowls

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Chocolate & Zucchini Team Up

Welcome Sunday!  I hope everyone is having a nice and relaxing day.  I am really glad I was motivated to get some yard work done yesterday morning because it started raining in the afternoon.  Then the rain turned into a thunderstorm which soaked everything.  I was going to go out and work in the garden… Continue reading Chocolate & Zucchini Team Up

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For Your Chocolate Cake Craving

Ever get a craving for chocolate cake and decide to make it right then?  You go in the kitchen and start getting out the supplies only to find you are missing one crucial ingredient?  At that point you have to decide whether you want the chocolate cake bad enough to go to the store and obtain… Continue reading For Your Chocolate Cake Craving

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Fabulous Fruit Tart

Another week begins!  This weekend was so busy for me.  As Benzo and I ran from this activity to that activity, I found myself longing for Unplugged Weekend. One fun thing we did yesterday was a BBQ get together with Do-Dad's side of the family.  My aunt and uncle hosted and everyone brought something to… Continue reading Fabulous Fruit Tart