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7 Healthy, Kid-Friendly Finger Foods

7 Healthy, Kid-Friendly Finger Foods

Discover our favorite 7 healthy, kid-friendly finger foods for your next snack time, party, or eclectic dinner. Meatballs People tend to think of meatballs as something that must be served with pasta and eaten with a fork. However, that limits us from the full glory of the meatball. There are so many kinds of healthy […]

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After-School Snacks for Kids

After-School Snacks for Kids

The time between lunch and dinner can seem infinite to little tummies. Therefore we parents need to have an arsenal of after-school snack ideas for kids. After school snacks provide our little ones with the nourishment they need after a long day of learning and an energy jumpstart for homework completion. Read all about our […]

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7 Tips for Making Better Cookies

Cookie making is both an art and a science. When it comes to cookies, you must follow the directions keenly if you wish to make the best batch. If you’ve always struggled to bake a nice batch of cookies, you have an opportunity to improve your skills. These great tips will prove invaluable the next […]

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Homemade Orange Creamsicles

Summer is fast approaching, and in many regions of the country, warmer temperatures are already turning thoughts to indulging in the icy cool, refreshing treats of summer. Many have favorites that bring back fond memories of childhood days. Now, as adults and parents, we not only help our children create their own remembrances, but we […]

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Layered Fruit Pops

How to Make Layered Fruit Pops If there’s one thing most people can agree on about fruit pops, it’s that nothing is better than a homemade fruit pop made with your very own fresh fruit. Layered fruit pops are both nice to look at and enjoyable to eat. Best of all, they’re actually very easy […]

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Berry Freezer Jam

As strawberry and raspberry seasons come along, making jam lets you enjoy the abundance for months to come. Freezer jam is a quick and easy way to go. With freezer jam there are no requirements of sterilized jars or sealing wax. In under an hour, you can make homemade freezer jam. Then you can enjoy […]

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Hot cross buns

Traditional English Hot Cross Buns

We all know about hot cross buns from the nursery rhyme, but not many of us realize that there’s a cultural significance of these sweet little delicacies around Easter time. Many Christian cultures make hot cross buns to eat on Good Friday, even going so far as to having a superstition saying that rolls baked […]

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Fresh Cheese Bread

Cheese Bread

Homemade bread is a household’s wish come true. When it’s right out of the oven and still warm, your taste buds go wild as you bite into a soft slice smeared with butter. A piece of bread with melted cheese on top can serve as a great appetizer to any main dish. Grilled cheese sandwiches […]

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Olympic Party

Hosting an Olympic party in your home can be a fun way to spice up your winter while enjoying the thrill of Olympic competition. The following includes some food and drink ideas to make your Olympic party a memorable one. Traditional Food Pickles, salami and dark bread are Russian favorites that can be quickly put […]

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Try Out Your Bread Machine

There are never too many tips and tricks designed to save time in the kitchen. From soccer practices and homework to hectic schedules at work, the hours in the day can easily disappear. The time crunch nearly always cuts into the time reserved for preparing meals. However, no one wants to sacrifice the quality of […]

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Dinner of Hors d’oeuvres

Sometimes when you’re having a dinner party cooking a full entree for dinner isn’t even necessary. Having plenty of delicious hors d’oeuvres and an appetizer spread is satisfying and fun. Guests can sample little tidbits and fill up on what they want. Save time and money by creating a smart, healthy and tasty menu. Busy […]

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Hot Apple Cider Coming Up!

Hot apple cider is a delicious, festive holiday drink sure to please any crowd. Not only is it aromatic, it’s a warm drink perfect for those chilly winter nights. Avoid the store-bought versions that seem like a joke after experiencing the true flavor of homemade. Traditional Hot Apple Cider 12 medium-sized apples (Gala, Granny Smith, […]

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