Menu Plan {April 20th-26th}

Six ways to use leftover ham

If you are cooking a ham this weekend be sure to check out the post I did last year on six ways to use leftover ham. It includes some of my favorite recipes for using leftover ham. I am cooking a ham this weekend, but I plan to freeze most of the leftovers to use later. That is if there are enough leftovers to freeze. […]

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Everyday Adventures

4 wheeler

This week I am starting something new called Everyday Adventures. This may be a weekly feature or it may only be featured once or twice a month. I am still deciding on that part, but it will basically be a look into my everyday life. I have really enjoyed highlighting some of my pictures from Instagram on my site over the last few months, but I […]

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Roasted Potatoes with Bacon

Roasted Potatoes with Bacon-

Potatoes. They are the perfect food for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. They can be baked, fried, or cooked numerous other ways. They work for a side dish and even a main dish. Potatoes may be one of the most versatile and delicious foods you can serve. And really who doesn’t like potatoes?! I think almost everyone likes them served one way or another. These roasted […]

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Oatmeal Honey Breakfast Muffins

Oatmeal Honey Breakfast Muffins

Note: This post is sponsored by Vitacost but all thoughts and opinions are my own.  Starting the day with a good breakfast is important, especially for kids. And the best way to start the day is with a healthy and filling breakfast. These oatmeal honey breakfast muffins that I am sharing today are perfect for just that. I was recently contacted by Vitacost about developing […]

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Crock Pot Update

New Crock Pot

Last week I posted an Ask the Reader question about how long Crock Pots last. In the post I mentioned that I recently had a crock pot break and had to get a new one. I loved reading through all the comments on that post. If you are looking for a new Crock-Pot the comments on that post are great. There is a lot of great […]

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Oriental Pork Wraps

Oriental Pork Wraps

Today’s recipe for my Cooking Through My Collection series is for oriental pork wraps. This recipe is perfect for the warmer months that are ahead. It is a quick and easy stove top meal that is also pretty light and healthy. These pork wraps come from the cookbook Pillsbury Fast and Healthy. I have had this cookbook for years. I used to use it all […]

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Menu Plan {April 13th-19th}

Weekly Meal Plan

This week is beef week on the menu plan. Or at least it contains more beef recipes than I normally have. Every spring, for the last seven or so years, we have bought a half of beef from a local rancher. It was some of the best beef I have had. We loved it and looked forward to getting it each year. This year though […]

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A Few Thoughts On Staying Healthy

Red White and Blue Fruit Salad

Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by Udi’s Gluten Free, but all thoughts and opinions are my own. Over the years I have learned that there is a wide range of views on what healthy really means. For some it may mean eating whole grains. For some it may be a no sugar whole foods type of diet or a low carb diet. For others it […]

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A Look At April from the Archives

lemon meringue cake

This has been one of those crazy weeks for me. Between the kids and I we have had five doctors appointments so far this week. Add on to that piano lessons, karate, grocery shopping and everything else and I am ready for a quiet weekend at home. Is it Friday yet?! Since this week has been a bit crazy, and I have not been online […]

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