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What’s In Your Food?

Whats in your food?

What’s In Your Food? TellSpec Promises to Tell It Like It Is

When was the last time you went a full day without your phone? I would be lost without mine. There are days I have to stop and think hard about what my own phone number is. I can’t imagine, with my addled brain, having to remember someone else. The latest reports show that we now spend more time with our mobile phones than we do with our housemates, and nearly 23 days a year of our lives goes into our smartphones…. 

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Middle Eastern Lamb Stew

Middle Eastern Lamb Stew

MIDDLE EASTERN LAMB STEW I am a pushover when it comes to lamb these days. Gyros, Shawarma, Middle Eastern lamb stew and kabobs all get me excited. My love affair with lamb began when I journeyed out of the country for the first time and headed over to the Middle East to visit Jordan and… 

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Sunday Suppers #4: Hearty Beef Stew Slow Cooker Recipe

Sunday Suppers #4: Hearty Beef Stew Slow Cooker Recipe

Tell the truth, work hard, and come to dinner on time. ~ Gerald R. Ford SUNDAY SUPPERS #4 – HEARTY BEEF STEW SLOW COOKER RECIPE Gathering around the table at dinner time is the perfect opportunity to build relationship and instill values in our children. Make dinner an event and involve everyone in the process.  Even the smallest can… 

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Garden Fresh Corn Chowder

Garden Fresh Corn Chowder

Each week I create a recipe using the featured fruit or veggie of the week from the Preserve the Harvest Series. This week preserve the harvest was all about corn. I waffled back and forth on what recipe I would create. There were so many ideas running through my head I couldn’t make up my mind.

Gazpacho with Grilled Shrimp and Avocado

Gazpacho with Grilled Shrimp and Avocado

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson This weekend I am heading to the mountains in Southern California for a blogging conference and a whole gamut of emotions is playing havoc with my mind…excitement, insecurity, fear; you name it. Mostly I feel… 

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15 Apple Recipes Perfect for Fall

Sharing The Harvest: Reinvesting in You

 “The season for enjoying the fullness of life — partaking of the harvest, sharing the harvest with others, reinvesting and saving portions of the harvest for yet another season of growth.” – Dennis Waitley As I sit down to write my post for this week, I have conflicting emotions. Just how personal is a blog… 

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Tim and Shari

Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup: Pure and Simple

“There is nothing more admirable than when two people who see eye to eye keep house as man and wife, confounding their enemies and delighting their friends.”  ― The Odyssey Tim and I are coming up on 5 Years of wedded bliss in just a few short months.  I knew right away when I met him,… 

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