Valentine Muddy Buddys

Valentine Muddy Buddys

Happy February, friends! Are you still searching for that perfect Valentines Treat? Try this easy Valentine Muddy Buddys recipe! It's a little sweet, a little salty and a lot delicious! I hope everyone has a wonderful Valentines Day, whether you celebrate with someone special, or with all the special people…

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Top 12 Pecan recipes for National Pecan Month

Top 12 Pecan Recipes For National Pecan Month

Hi friends! November is National Pecan Month! Pecan Pie has always been one of my favorite desserts for Thanksgiving. Believe it or not, there are other ways to enjoy Pecans. My little bakers heart knows about pecan cookies and shortbread, pies and bars, ooey-gooey cinnamon rolls and bread pudding stuffed…

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Frozen Candy Bar Banana Pops

Frozen Candy Bar Banana Pops

Halloween is almost here! We bought our candy when it was on sale earlier in the month. We may or may not, have already opened the bag... No judgement, right? You've had to buy more candy for trick-or-treaters because you ate it all, right? Right? Well, if you haven't, than…

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Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Growing up, we called Brussels Sprouts "Nasty Baby Cabbages." The only way, and I mean the only way, my Mom could get us to eat them, was to smother them in cheese sauce. We're not talking any cheese sauce either. We're talking melted, ultra-processed, can you even call it cheese,…

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Top 12 Peach Recipes – August

Top 12 Peach Recipes – August

Hi friends! Every time I get ready to post Sara's Top 12 on the 12th I find myself saying "Can you believe we're already to the middle of the month?" Time seems to go faster and faster as I get older. Why is that? It doesn't seem fair. Then again,…

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Spicy Peach Salsa

Spicy Peach Salsa

Stone fruits are in season and I couldn't be happier! This means there are peaches, nectarines and plums a-plenty both at the grocery store and in my local Farmers Markets! My favorite stone fruits are peaches. In the summer, I put them in everything: salads, ice-cream, drinks, it doesn't matter!…

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Dear North,

Dear North,

Back in March, I attended Expo West and was fortunate enough to meet some great companies, with fabulous new products.  One of the newer products that stood out to my seafood-loving-heart, was Dear North, Dear North is a company whose owners are Alaska Natives with roots in Glacier Bay.  They…

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Spanakopita Bites for #SundaySupper

Spanakopita Bites For #SundaySupper

What is the first thing you think about when I mention Greece? Do you see the crystal blue waters against the shining white houses in Santorini?  Perhaps you have visions of feta cheese, spanakopita and baklava drenched in honey? Or maybe the romantic comedy "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" and huge…

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Cheddar Cheese Popcorn!

Cheddar Cheese Popcorn!

Recently on Facebook I asked this very important question: You see, I have this new cookbook called "Classic Snacks Made From Scratch" and I was in a quandary over which salty snack I wanted to make first.  Either page 62 - Homemade Goldfish Crackers or page 73 - Cheddar Cheese…

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Avocado Egg Rolls for #SundaySupper

Avocado Egg Rolls For #SundaySupper

These Avocado Egg Rolls remind me of appetizers served at a local burger and pizza place.  Theirs are good, but I think these are better! When I first thought of making these on my own, I was intimidated.  To my mind, egg rolls were scary things!  So much potential for…

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