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Bruschetta

Bruschetta

 

Bruschetta

 

 

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Ingredients:

1/2 baguette 3 garlic cloves extra virgin olive oil 3 or 4 plum tomatoes about 20 fresh basil leaves Kosher salt or coarse sea salt

Instructions:

With a serrated knife, slice baguette on the diagonal; you’ll need about 12 slices. Using . . . → Continue reading Bruschetta

Spring is Here

Flowers

 

March 20, 2015 (Friday)

 

Flowers

Well, it’s official, spring is finally here — even if it doesn’t feel like it in your neck of the woods. For us folks lucky enough to live here in central Florida, it can be hard to tell one season from the other… it’s almost always . . . → Continue reading Spring is Here

Dried Apple Chips

Apple Chips

 

Dried Apple Slices

 

Apple Chips

 

Dried apple chips are a delicious and healthy snack and best of all, the kids LOVE them! They’re also very easy to make. For best results, I strongly recommend a mandoline. They’re available almost anywhere and you don’t need to invest in an expensive model. . . . → Continue reading Dried Apple Chips

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ice Cream

Homemade Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ice Cream

 

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ice Cream

 

If you’re one of those people who like to snitch a little of the chocolate chip cookie dough when baking cookies, this scrumptious Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ice Cream is for you. It takes a couple of extra steps, but it’s well worth the effort! . . . → Continue reading Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ice Cream

Banana Nutella French Toast

Banana Nutella French Toast

 

Banana Nutella French Toast

 

Are you looking for something a little different that your typical breakfast fare? This French Toast, oozing with warm Nutella and sliced bananas, is the perfect breakfast for a lazy weekend or even a busy school day. It’s so easy to prepare and everyone will love it!

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Breakfast for Dinner

Dinner for Breakfast

Banana Nutella French Toast (Breakfast for Dinner)

Do you ever switch it up a bit and have breakfast for dinner? I think it’s fun to enjoy some of our favorite breakfast items in the evening. I have to admit, some of my kids think it’s a little weird; but, who cares? After a . . . → Continue reading Breakfast for Dinner

Rocky Road Ice Cream

Homemade Rocky Road Ice Cream

 

Homemade Rocky Road Ice Cream  

Homemade Rocky Road Ice Cream

 

 

 

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Ingredients:

1 – 14 ounce can sweetened condensed milk 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 cup heavy cream 2 cups half-and-half 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 1 Tbsp butter 1/2 . . . → Continue reading Rocky Road Ice Cream

Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge Swirl Ice Cream

Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge Swirl

 

Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge Swirl                        Ice Cream

 

Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge Swirl

 

 

 

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Ingredients:

3/4 cup sugar 1 cup milk 1/4 tsp salt 2 Tbsp . . . → Continue reading Chocolate Peanut Butter Fudge Swirl Ice Cream

Grilled PB&J Sandwich

Ooey Goey PB&J, Yummy!

 

Ooey Goey PB&J, Yummy!

 

This is definitely a kid-friendly sandwich! I have a Pampered Chef Cut N Seal, which trims the crusts and crimps the edges; I’m not sure if they still sell them. Anyway, the kids love it when I make them little pocket sandwiches with this thing, so I . . . → Continue reading Grilled PB&J Sandwich

How to Choose the Best Honey

Le Creuset Honey Pot

 

Le Creuset Honey Pot

 

Honey, the natural sweetener, right? Well, that might be true or it might not be. Unfortunately, just like so many other products we can pick up at our local grocery store, it can be hard to tell if you’re getting something that is free of harmful additives. . . . → Continue reading How to Choose the Best Honey