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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas 2021

This year Mother’s Day may look different than ever before. For the second year in a row, we may not be celebrating Mother’s day with our mothers in person. Depending on where you live, you may have to change how you celebrate. There are still great ways to celebrate your Mom without a huge celebration. […]

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Homemade Whipped Cream

I used to serve Cool Whip, Dream Whip or canned whipped cream to my family. Growing up, it was what my mother served me on Jell-O,  pudding or berries. And it was the easiest way to top off a dessert like pumpkin pie.  But then a few years ago I started reading labels when my […]

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First Time Baking

Do you remember the first time you baked? Maybe it was helping your mom or grandmother in the kitchen with Christmas cookies or a special birthday cake.  My mother was not a baker. If it wasn’t Duncan Hines then it wasn’t made in our house. My mother’s specialty was a round chocolate layer cake made […]

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What’s In My Baking Pantry

This site contains affiliate links to products. I may receive a commission for purchases made through these links at no additional cost to you. When it comes to baking, there are so many recipes out there and so many ingredients to choose from, so how do you know what you need to have on hand […]

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My BBQ Confession

I have always loved eating BBQ, but I never really liked cooking on the BBQ. We have always used charcoal barbecues and I never had the patience for it. I left all the barbecuing to Mike since he enjoyed it and seemed to have the patience to sit outside all day smoking a brisket or […]