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Guacamole Dip

How to Make the Perfect Guacamole Dip

The key to making the perfect guacamole dip is using all fresh ingredients and blending the correct spices. You can’t just mash up a few avocados and toss in some salsa and expect your guests to give you a big thumbs up. Also, make sure that you use ripe avocados. The rind should be really […]

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Summer Corn Salad

How to Make Summer Corn Salad

Summer brings, along with bathing suits, family vacations, long days, and camping, new and exciting recipes celebrating and making use of all the delicious home-grown vegetables.  Take advantage of nature’s bounty and whip up something yummy for dinner tonight.  Tasty Sweet Corn Salad You can use your own home-grown ingredients, get some from a friend, […]

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15 Minute Recipes for a Hectic Week

Are you a busy working parent or perhaps a stay at home parent? We understand how valuable your time is and how important it is to have a home cooked meal prepared for your family. It’s becoming more difficult to have delicious meals prepared when you have to juggle work, children and the many other […]

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Healthy Cooking Tips For The Whole Family

Healthy Cooking Tips For The Whole Family

My mother was the original Martha Stewart before the real Martha Stewart was born. We rarely went out to eat for dinner and leftovers were made into something delicious. Those days appear to be gone for most families. Parents are too tired to cook and healthy meals are too expensive to make at home. A […]

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Vegetarian Chili Recipes

Americans are becoming more and more health conscious.  They are exercising more, eliminating bad habits, and making a change in their diets.  There are a lot of diet fads at any given time – low carb, low fat, more protein, more organic, etc.  Time and time again it is proven that fad diets don’t work. […]

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Great Recipes for New Cooks

Cooking Healthy: Great Recipes for New Cooks

Being a cook can be fun and easy if you know what you are doing. Being a new cook can be scary, but with the right recipes and ingredients, you can be on your way to deliciously healthy recipes in no time. Lemon Herb Chicken A lemon herb chicken is refreshing even in the winter […]

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The Sweet Earthiness of Beets

Beets are a vegetable that many people either love or hate. Their sweet earthy flavor attracts many and seems to confuse others. The roots and greens are edible, healthy, and delicious. About Beets Beets belong to the chenopod family, along with spinach, chard, and quinoa. Both the roots and greens are edible and quite good […]

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How Bean Soups Can Slim your Waistline and Pad your Wallet

Beans are cheap and healthy. They are high in fiber, protein, and folate. The high concentration of fiber and protein is why you feel full faster when you eat beans. Furthermore, beans are fairly low calorie food thus being an excellent food to eat when you are trying to lose weight. Plus, they cost pennies […]

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Lets Talk About Parsnips

Parsnips may look like bleached carrots, but you’ll find they have a sweeter but more peppery flavor than the orange carrots we all know and love. While they are good for you, they also taste amazing. They can be roasted, added to soups and stews, and even pureed for an exquisite flavor. About Parsnips Parsnips […]

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Green Bean Casserole

Green Bean Casserole from Scratch

Green bean casserole has earned a polarizing reputation, you either love it or hate it. However, it is our belief that the polarizing attitude is due to the quality of the ingredients in the construction of the casserole. Make it like they used to back in the good ole days on the farm, from scratch, […]

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How to Pick Perfect Avocados

Avocados are one of the healthiest, most popular, super foods on the market. They can be eaten in a variety of delicious ways or used for homemade beauty treatments. However, it can be a little tricky to choose an avocado that is ripe now versus an avocado that will be ripe in a few days […]

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How To Cook Roasted Pork Loin With Potatoes And Garlic – Ingredients And Directions

In this dish, the potatoes and garlic slowly roast in the pork’s juices. For a more intense taste, seal the coated loin in a plastic bag and marinate in the refrigerator for up to 2 days. Makes 6 servings ROASTED PORK LOIN WITH POTATOES AND GARLIC INGREDIENTS : • 2 large baking potatoes • 1 […]

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