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How to Make Cranberry Orange Jelly

How to Make Cranberry Orange Jelly

Homemade Cranberry Orange sauce is easy and better than anything you can get out of a can.

Gratitude Jar

Gratitude Jar

Print out this free gratitude jar printable to make your Thanksgiving special.

Hemp Burgers

Hemp Burgers

Make a juicy burger and kick up the protein with this one simple ingredient.

Summer Rhubarb Crisp

Summer Rhubarb Crisp

Rhubarb is one of the earliest treats to harvest from the garden. Make this yummy fruit crisp with a few simple pantry items.

Spaghetti Squash Casserole

Spaghetti Squash Casserole

Looking for a quick and easy dinner? Make this spaghetti squash casserole. It’s healthy as well as delicious.

Kid Friendly Salmon Cups

Kid Friendly Salmon Cups

Quick and easy, these salmon cups can be made from ingredients you probably already have in your kitchen and pantry. I was lucky enough to find cans of Wildcaught Alaskan salmon for a steal at the local grocery store, so stocked up. If I put 

Crockpot Summer Supper

Today’s crockpot summer supper, is a recipe that came about in a convoluted fashion, as so many scratch recipes do. My garlic cloves were overpowering the rest of the fridge contents, and it is so hot, that heating the oven just seemed wrong. I came 

Warm Pasta Salad With Mushrooms and Sausage

When all else fails, make pasta! I often cook a meal, knowing there will be leftovers. Pasta salad is a great recipe to make a nice dinner and at least one lunch for everyone, and I can put all the vegetables into it that I 

Food Musings

Photo midiman What a powerful thing, food. We have to eat, and it is so easy to eat badly.  For some reason our society started thinking that food was supposed to be fast and furious, indulgent, and that we were much too busy to prepare 

Winter Squash Braided Bread

Winter Squash Braided Bread

This rich, soft bread makes the perfect accompaniment for your next holiday meal. I use pumpkin or any orange, winter squash interchangeably for it. This year, we grew an abundance of pumpkin and no one mentioned any change in the flavor. The golden color is