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SWEET LEMON TEA

Ingredients 3 family-size tea bags 1 (12-ounce) can frozen lemonade concentrate, thawed 1 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon almond extract (optional) Sliced lemons, for garnish Directions~In a medium saucepan, bring 6 cups water to a boil. Add the tea bags, remove … Continue reading

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PAULA COLLECTS: VINTAGE CHICKEN DISHWARE

I think we’ve talked about this before but we have so many new people now I thought it would be fun to do it again. You know Nikki and I like Paula Deen and I came across this today on … Continue reading

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Easter Chocolate Crispy Treats

40 NESTLÉ CRUNCH, BUTTERFINGER or Milk Chocolate NestEggs, unwrapped – divided use 6 cups toasted rice cereal 3 tablespoons butter 4 cups miniature marshmallows Grease 13 x 9-inch baking pan. Set aside 20 Nestlé Nesteggs to use for garnish. Chop … Continue reading

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Orange Banana Smoothie

Here’s a yummy snack alternative! 1 banana sliced 1 c. milk 1 c. orange juice 1 yogurt (any flavor) Mandarin orange slices (optional) ½ c. ice Combine all ingredients in blender.  Start blender on low then move to high speed … Continue reading

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True Romance

Any to add that you think should have made the list? What are your favorites?

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Chocolate Waffles!

Good morning, good morning! It’s grand to be on hand good morning, good morning to you! Here’s a sweet way to start your day 🙂

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T.G.I.F.

This is where I want to be at this very moment. In fact, if I close my eyes and try hard enough I can feel the cool breeze off the ocean water,  the warm sun shining on my face, and … Continue reading

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Cream filled cupcakes~100% homemade!

Cupcakes: 1 cup flour ½ cup unsw. Cocoa ½ tsp baking powder ½ tsp baking soda ¼ tsp salt ½ cup butter 1 cup sugar 1 tsp vanilla 1 egg ¾ cup milk Mix flour, cocoa, baking powder, soda & … Continue reading

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Brand Loyalty

I can’t stay loyal to a product to save my life. Why? Why can’t I just find a product I love, and stick with it? Because I am an overly curious person. I see a new product, and I must … Continue reading

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Who Does That?!

Today it is bitterly cold here.  So cold, to quote Laura, it’s booger freezing cold!  So cold that you don’t want to go anywhere even though you have to but you really want to snuggle with a blanket cold.  Yeah, that … Continue reading

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How’d That Work For You?

Hey everyone!  As I’m writing this, we are in the first cold weeks of the new year.  My how time flies!  The holidays are behind us and maybe our new years resolutions too 😉  Before you know it, spring will … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Gooey Cake

Ingredients: Cake 1 (18 1/4 ounce) package chocolate cake mix 1 egg 8 tablespoons butter, melted Filling 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened 1 cup creamy peanut butter 3 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 8 tablespoons butter, melted 1 (16 ounce) box powdered sugar Change Measurements: US | Metric Directions: Prep Time: 30 minsTotal Time: 1 1/2 hrs Preheat oven to … Continue reading

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Pull Up a Cuppa…

I figured, since most of us are firmly entrenched in the wicked cold blast of Winter, that we could use a nice hot cup of… whatever floats your boat.  So today, I’m bringing you a little inspiration for warmth.  I … Continue reading

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Good Question….Brand names

I thought this was a really good question. Brand names. Do they make you feel better? I’ll admit that there are some name brands that I really like and then for other things, I could care less. I think we’re … Continue reading

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Question of the Day

Chicken: white meat or dark meat?  AND… what’s your favorite way to have it prepared?

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When I was a kid…

Remember the good old days? Remember the cartoons and TV shows from back then?! It sounds funny for me to say ‘back then’, but 20 years ago is ‘back then’ to me! I remember cartoons like The Smurfs, Care Bears, … Continue reading

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On What Grounds?

Coffee grounds, that is. More specifically, I am speaking about coffee makers. I recently was given a new coffee maker. Most of the time, I have to buy a new one about every year. That goes for the dreaded vacuum … Continue reading

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Product Review: Wilton Cake Release

I love this stuff. As you guys know, I do a lot of baking.  I love making and decorating cakes, especially, and making those cakes from scratch.  It’s a lot of work, but also a lot of fun and gives … Continue reading

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Pull Up a … Star

One of the most awesomest (yes, I said that) things about Fall is the evenings.  Cool and crisp, and wicked clear.  You can see forever if you look at the sky.  I just love to lay out at night and … Continue reading

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A Crafting We Will Go!

Well, last weekend was a great time for us!  As many of you know, it was my birthday last Saturday.  More importantly, it was the Little Falls Craft Festival!!! The fair itself has been going on for 38 years, and … Continue reading

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Fantabulous Friday Folks!

Hopefully by the time you read this tomorrow, all of us here in Minnesota will be engulfed in happiness by our Vikings first win of the season!  This would definitely make our Friday fantabulous and a great way to kick … Continue reading

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Swedish Pancakes from Laura

Ok, so somewhere back in history they were probably Swedish, ’cause my Swedish Grandma used to make them.  But we did what every good, red-blooded American family would do, and we got rid of all that fruit.  Replaced it with … Continue reading

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Blatant Product Endorsement

Ok, I’ve gotta tell you, I feel kinda weird writing this, but I really want you to know about it, too, so I’m actually writing a product review to share with you.  How I wish I was being paid for … Continue reading

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School Supplies

Oh, where has summer gone?! It’s August already and that can only mean one thing…school starts soon!!!! I can’t believe summer has gone so fast, but I am very excited to get back to a normal routine. What I don’t … Continue reading

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Mouse in the House!

Oh, I wish you all could have seen us last weekend!!!  It was a riot!  Looking back I wish I would have pulled the video camera out because we would have won the grand prize on AFV for SURE! Friday … Continue reading

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