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This Girl Takes on Tamales

Tamales Have you ever tried to get a recipe for tamales from someone you know who actually makes them?  I assure you, this is not an easy task.  I have requested a tamale recipe from many friends and acquaintances over the years.  Every time I ask, I hear a variation of these responses: My family would…… Continue reading This Girl Takes on Tamales

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Instant Pot Success-Hard Boiled Eggs

My husband is concerned that I won’t use my new 6-1 Instant Pot, so I had to put her to use immediately. Recently, I boiled water with it.  Today, I actually made something edible!  I’m taking this slow.  I don’t want to start with a roast and waste the beef because I didn’t follow the steps…… Continue reading Instant Pot Success-Hard Boiled Eggs

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Simple Sausage and Onion Quiche

I bought 24 eggs recently.  We were going through them quickly, so I figured I might as well stock up a bit.  Of course, now that I had them all on hand…we didn’t eat any.  Since it’s Sunday, and they expire in a week, I threw together a casserole with six of the eggs.  It…… Continue reading Simple Sausage and Onion Quiche

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Pretty Blueberry Applesauce

Tonight, I’m whipping up a double batch of blueberry applesauce for the lil guy.  It smells amazing and the blueberries are a super food-win !  The recipe comes from a book that I recently mentioned in my post Top Six Books for Blissful Moms.  One of my favorite cookbooks for babies/toddlers: 201 Organic Baby Purees by Tamika…… Continue reading Pretty Blueberry Applesauce

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Simple Egg & Cheese Bake

This morning I put together a quick egg bake that can easily be adapted to your tastes.  This recipe is for the basic bake, but you could simply add in some cooked sausage, ham, veggies, change up the cheese, etc. to make it your own.  I believe this is a recipe from Bisquick, but I’ve been…… Continue reading Simple Egg & Cheese Bake