Cooking With Cast Iron

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When it comes to cooking I often think that modern is best. We have so many new things and gadgets. These items must be better than what cooks used to cook right, right? Well, I have found that I am often wrong and that we can learn a lot from how previous generations cooked. My mother and grandmother cooked in cast iron pans all the […]

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How I Store My Artisan Bread In Five Bread Dough

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I love the Artisan Bread in Five Minutes a Day cookbook. I know I have said that several times before, but I really do use this bread a lot. I think this dough is so easy, yet so versatile. It is so nice to know that I have dough waiting in the refrigerator when I need it.  By the way the authors of Artisan Bread in Five Minutes […]

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Cooking With Whole Wheat

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I have received several questions lately about cooking with whole wheat.  I decided to write a post about how whole wheat works for me in cooking.  I hope this answers your questions and gives you few tips and ideas. My goal in cooking with whole wheat is not to eat only whole wheat. I am not strict about cooking with only whole wheat.  My goal is to make my family’s […]

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My Tips For Traveling

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We just got back from driving from Oklahoma to Oregon and back to Oklahoma. I thought instead of doing a food post, I would post a few of the things that work for us in driving cross country.  The way we do this may not work for your family, but I hope you can find a tip or two that might be helpful. We have […]

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Homemade Cake Mix

I have really been trying to find a homemade version of a cake mix. I think I have finally given up and decided that sometimes cake mixes just work best. I have now tried several different cake mix recipes that are supposed to be copy cats of a mix like Duncan Hines. I found the recipes online and all were reviewed well. I don’t agree. […]

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Getting Rid Of Skunk Smell

How To Get Rid of Skunk Smell

I usually post all kinds of quick and easy dinner ideas, breakfast recipes like baked oatmeal, delicious desserts, and even some kitchen tips, but I will warn you that this post has nothing to do with food! It has to do with how to get rid of skunk smell. Yes, you read that right, this post is about how I got rid of skunk smell […]

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Cooking With Kids

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Today I want to talk about having fun in the kitchen while cooking with kids. This is something I have been trying to get better at. I am trying hard to relax a little and let the kids be kids, even when it comes to cooking. Last week I decided to make some brownies. My six-year old son wanted to help. My daughters usually beat […]

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Cooking With Kids

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I enjoy cooking with my kids. My girls especially enjoy being in the kitchen with me. Over the last few years I have found a few things that work for me in making it fun for all of us. First of all my girls love aprons. So, I have bought them some fun aprons. A few years ago I got them kids aprons that were […]

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Weight Loss

Losing weight and getting healthier is a common new years resolution or goal for many people. I know this is a food blog where I usually give you ideas on what to cook and eat. But today I wanted to talk about what I do to keep my weight under control even with all the cooking I do. I will start off by saying I […]

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Gifts For The Cook Under $30

My favorite gifts to get and to give are things for the kitchen. I would rather give and receive an item I know will get used. My husband and kids and the rest of my family usually get me a kitchen related items or a cookbook when they give me a gift. I was born in December so I usually end up with a few […]

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