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a recipe for granola and the secret ingredient to making this “awesome”

I went back to my “records” and checked to make sure I was not going to be providing false information when I tell you it has been more than a year since I have bought a box of cereal. It … Continue reading

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Homemade Deodorant – it’s really not that crazy of an idea…

About four years ago, Rob’s sister Meghan introduced me to the book Nourishing Traditions by Sally Fallon. And it has really shaped our eating habits and grocery shopping in a positive way ever since. Refraining from any dairy product that … Continue reading

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it is consumable, but not desirable for eating (a recipe for soup…)

I was so excited today because this was the first time ever that I was officially going to execute a menu plan that would carry me through the next seven days! Last week, I had put together 5 different recipes … Continue reading

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Very Garlicky Vinaigrette

makes 1 1/2 cups 4 large cloves garlic, minced 2 TBLS Dijon mustard 1/3 cup red wine vinegar 1 cup extra virgin olive oil 1 tsp kosher salt extra tidbits: *this is by far our most favorite dressing and we … Continue reading

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Tomato Basil Soup

serves 6-8 10 – 12 Roma tomatoes (or 1 can 28 oz whole tomatoes, drained) 3 cups tomato juice 2 cups chicken stock 15 or more fresh basil leaves 1 1/2 cups heavy whipping cream 3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) … Continue reading

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Julie & Julia & JoAnna

Before you let the title sway you to conclude I am doing my own rendition of the movie Julie & Julia, let me make it clear right away. I have no intentions of EVER attempting to make 524 French recipes … Continue reading

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