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The Best Almond Cookie Recipe -1st Place Fair Winner!

The Best Almond Cookie Recipe -1st Place Fair Winner!
Posted in : Cookies on by : Karen Metz
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My thirteen year old daughter, who was eleven at the time, made these cookies and took them to our local county fair. To her surprise, she won Grand Champion with them and a large trophy! She says it was a curse because everyone asks her to make these for them now. I am one of
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Easy Homemade Peanut Butter Cookies – The Easiest!

Easy Homemade Peanut Butter Cookies – The Easiest!
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I just love easy recipes! Especially the ones that make people want to ask you for the recipe. I never thought that an easy homemade peanut butter cookies recipe would be in that category of people asking me for the recipe. But, it is true. Every time I take these to an event, I get
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How To Package Cookies For Shipping – Keep Your Cookies Fresh and Broken Free

How To Package Cookies For Shipping – Keep Your Cookies Fresh and Broken Free
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Have you thought about sending cookies to friends and family, who live far away, for the holidays? How about to your college students or to those who are serving in the military? Cookies can mean a lot to all of them! For friends and family, it can show that you thought about them durinjg the
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Thanksgiving Leftover Turkey Recipes – Turkey Roll Ups

Thanksgiving Leftover Turkey Recipes – Turkey Roll Ups
Posted in : Turkey on by : Karen Metz
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This is one of my families favorite ways to use up leftovers from Thanksgiving! You will take leftover turkey, sliced thin, and roll up stuffing into each slice. Drown it with left over gravy and serve it with left over mashed potatoes and any vegetables that you have on hand. Your family will wonder why
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Easy Quinoa Side Dish – A Great Superfood!

Easy Quinoa Side Dish – A Great Superfood!
Posted in : Side Dishes on by : Karen Metz
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Quinoa, pronounced Keen-wah, is considered a super food because it has such great health benefits. It is very high in fiber, antioxidants, protein, and vitamins. It is also gluten free and low on the glycemic scale. So, people who are gluten intolerant and diabetic would benefit from eating this wonder food. Pregnant women can also
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Healthy Cooking Oil Comparison – Choose Wisely

Healthy Cooking Oil Comparison – Choose Wisely
Comments : 24 Posted in : Articles on by : Karen Metz
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Choosing a good cooking oil can be a daunting task! There are so many conflicting opinions out there, how do you know which one is the right one? Is there one that is healthy and not going to harm my body? Plus, you will want to feed your family the best you can but stay
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How To Cook Brussel Sprouts In The Oven – A Great Super Food!

How To Cook Brussel Sprouts In The Oven – A Great Super Food!
Posted in : Side Dishes on by : Karen Metz
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Brussel sprouts are a great super food to add to your diet! My family loves them, even the youngest member. In the winter, I will buy them frozen, boil them till tender, then add salt, pepper and butter to my drained sprouts. It is an easy way to get them into our diet when they
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