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Food Finds and Other Goodies

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I have stumbled upon a few great things lately while shopping and you know I love to share my finds with you all. Not all of them are food today as I have come across some amazing finds in other areas of the big box stores. They have money saving buys on things for your …

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Split Pea & Yam Soup

Split Pea & Yam Soup

Split pea soup is one of my all time favorite soups! The addition of yams makes it even more special – the creaminess of the split peas is the perfect match with yams – who knew? This is a simple recipe that goes together quickly and split peas are a fairly fast cook as well. …

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Homemade Flax & Sesame Seed Crackers

Flax & Sesame Seed Crackers

I would never have thought to make my own crackers but when I saw this recipe it looked to easy to pass up. I like easy. The combination of ground flax seeds, pumpkin seeds, sesame seeds and sunflower seeds makes for a delicious nutty flavor. They really are crisp and cracker like but without any …

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Rip’s Big Bowl Breakfast/My New Bike

Rip's Big Bowl

Breakfast has always been the most difficult meal of the day for me – I struggle with what to have that will be filling and nutritious but not take a lot of time make. When I read about the Engine 2 food plan and Rip’s Big Bowl for breakfast I knew it was going to …

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Beef Tagine with Butternut Squash

Beef Tagine with Butternut Squash

Having never made a tagine before I was intrigued with this recipe. Tagines have their roots in North African or Moroccan cuisine and are slow cooked stews that results in tender meat and vegetables cooked in a cone shaped clay pot. This recipe for Beef Tagine is made without the typical conical shaped clay tagine pot. It’s a simple list …

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