Grocery University Sale

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Lemonade like Chick-Fil-A Makes

Homemade Lemonade

Lemonade is a huge favorite at our house. In fact, the other night, hubs requested a date night stop at Chick-fil-A for lemonade instead of the Peet’s coffee that he would normally indulge in. Thankfully, my dad has a Meyer lemon tree growing in his backyard so during lemon season, we get to drink lemonade […]

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Tortilla Pizza

Tortilla Pizza

Welcome to What’s On Your Plate?! What’s on Your Plate? is designed to be a conversation amongst good eaters. Tell us about a recent meal. Did it meet with rave reviews? Or did it bomb? What side dishes did you pair with the star of the show? Did you try a new ingredient? Find the […]

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Loving Your Family through Meal Planning

See that? That goat cheese pizza would make my heart sing if someone plopped it down in front of me. My kids? Not so much. A few of them love it, others hate it. My husband? Not his favorite. My sister and I also had very different tastes growing up. Sometimes I would put nuts […]

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Chopped Salad with Avocado and Radish

Chopped Salad

I am a salad girl. I’ve always loved green salads. My great aunts would stand amazed at family reunions as I would plunk myself down in front of the salad bowl. I’d rather eat salad than anything else. I never get bored because there are so many fun combinations to put together. I have yet […]

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A Spa Lunch (& What’s On Your Plate?)

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Welcome to What’s On Your Plate?! What’s on Your Plate? is designed to be a conversation amongst good eaters. Tell us about a recent meal. Did it meet with rave reviews? Or did it bomb? What side dishes did you pair with the star of the show? Did you try a new ingredient? Find the […]

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Romantic Meals to Cook at Home

Over the years, my husband and I have made the conscious choice to spend many special occasions at home. It’s not that we don’t love going out, we do. But, it’s the high tab at the end of the night that we could do without. Instead, we’ve looked for inexpensive ways to enjoy a romantic […]

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Curried Potatoes

Budget meals were a regular part of my upbringing. My parents both grew up in families where money was tight. They knew what it was to pinch a penny. Curried Potatoes were a staple in our diet. When we had fried pork chops, curried potatoes were always the featured side dish. Always. Always. I had […]

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Chicken & Rice Bowls (What’s On Your Plate?)

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Welcome to What’s On Your Plate?! What’s on Your Plate? is designed to be a conversation amongst good eaters. Tell us about a recent meal. Did it meet with rave reviews? Or did it bomb? What side dishes did you pair with the star of the show? Did you try a new ingredient? Find the […]

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Cupcakes Sealed with a Kiss

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I was a little late joining the cupcake craze. But, our family loves it that I finally discovered how to make delicious cupcakes at home. One thing that I love about cupcakes is that they lend themselves to letting the children help. Not only can you let your children help mix the batter and whip […]

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