Monthly Archive: April 2010

New Life

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You know it is Spring when the baby ducks show up. These photos are of the little mallard babies. This momma actually let me get pretty close before she led them back into the pond. What a treat it was to see the little babies up close. These are the azalea bushes in front of …

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Sweet Potato Fries

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Happy Saturday. The sun is shining and it is going to be a beautiful day here in Northern CA! I added Google Friends to my side bar so feel free to sign up and be a follower! Check out this giant bowl of Meyer lemons! My neighbor picked the last of the lemons from his …

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Sweet Potato Fries

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Sweet Potato Fries 2 sweet potatoes scrubbed with skins on (14 ounces total) 1 teaspoon olive oil coarse salt fresh ground black pepper Preheat oven to 425 degrees. Line a baking sheet with foil and spray with nonstick spray. Cut sweet potatoes in half length wise and then slice into fries. Toss with olive oil …

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Weighing In

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So I decided to get on the scale this morning after my 3 mile walk and I was happy to discover that I lost another 1.8 pounds. That means I have lost 9 pounds now and I am just 1 pound from reclaiming my Weight Watcher goal weight! It is coming off slowly but as …

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Ginger Peach Crumble

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As promised I am posting one of my favorite quick and easy light desserts. Don’t you just love the name of this recipe? This recipe uses freezer and pantry staples so you can put it together on a moments notice. Once you try it you will make sure to always have the ingredients on hand …

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