Baking with Halloween Candy


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Handing out candy for Halloween and collecting candy trick or treating is always fun. But what do you do with al that candy?  Yes, you could eat it all, but if you’re like me and have a giant bag leftover or if you limit the amount of candy you kiddos can eat, another fun way […]

Happy Thanksgiving: Roasted Turkey & Gravy Recipe


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A few years ago when we lived in Connecticut, we had our first big Friendsgiving. I was excited about participating in the preparation of the Thanksgiving dinner, but I told my husband I would absolutely NOT cook a turkey that was larger than 15 pounds. As luck would have it however our host received a […]

Homemade Granola


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One of my favorite breakfast options is yogurt and granola topped with fresh fruit and a drizzle of honey. While I don’t always have time to make my own yogurt, I have been making granola for about 3 years now. Want to make your own granola? Here’s the basic recipe, with suggestions for variations below. […]