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Chicken Chili

It is cold here in south Louisiana.  I mean REALLY cold here in south Louisiana, at least for our standards!  I know that it is much colder in other parts of the world, but guys – please keep in mind that we are not use to cold weather.  Nor are we equipped for it.  I… Continue reading Chicken Chili

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Roasted Cabbage with Parmesan Cheese

We all know that roasting vegetables is the BEST way to cook them, I mean unless you have been living under a rock.  There is just something about roasting that brings out the flavor is so many foods.  Once I discovered roasting years ago, I have never went back to steaming my vegetables. While this… Continue reading Roasted Cabbage with Parmesan Cheese

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Chicken Noodle Soup for this Louisiana Soul

Well hello all!  I hope you guys have been keeping warm and dry.....here in Louisiana no so much on the dry side! I have to admit that I am a summer girl at heart.  I love warm weather, water, and nice cold beverages.  That doesn't mean that I do not enjoy other seasons.  I love… Continue reading Chicken Noodle Soup for this Louisiana Soul

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When Pumpkin Spice is Life

While I greatly enjoyed my pumpkin scones that I made last week, I realized that I needed something a little more figure friendly to nosh on during the week.  I mean – don’t get me wrong, those are pretty darn healthy for a scone if you ask me – I just needed something that wouldn’t… Continue reading When Pumpkin Spice is Life

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“Almost Starbucks” Pumpkin Scones

I have done it guys…..jumped right up front on the pumpkin spice train.  I have been fighting it for a couple weeks now.  I know you all think I am crazy for not drowning in all things pumpkin spice, but the truth is I was holding on to summer As. Long. As. Possible. That is… Continue reading “Almost Starbucks” Pumpkin Scones

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30 minute meals – Bruschetta Chicken

Do you remember when you first starting watching Food Network?  Yeah, I don't remember that exactly myself.  However, I do remember one of the first shows that I started "following" on the program - Rachel Ray's 30 Minute Meals! I use to love to watch that show......not because of Rachel Ray.  Don't get me wrong,… Continue reading 30 minute meals – Bruschetta Chicken

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The Power of Addiction

What is addiction? Simply put it is intensely craving something, loss of control over the use of it, and continuing the consumption/use despite the consequences. There are oh so many things in life that one can be addicted to. Anything ranging from actual substances, to actions, and even to material things.....think hoarders. Today I am… Continue reading The Power of Addiction

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Beef and Broccoli

I have a confession. As much as I love to spend time in my kitchen making yummy meals for me family......I really do LOVE simple meals! Dishes that only have a few ingredients, come together quickly, and are super tasty......yeah those are the ones that have a special place in my food/cooking heart! Which is… Continue reading Beef and Broccoli

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Friday’s Favorites

This Book All the Greens Lilly's Chocolate Chips Oatmeal Bars Happy Friday!  I have had an exciting but calm week.....does that even make sense?  Exciting because I am achieving goals that I have set - calm because I am still on summer schedule. I have some new products that came in this week that I… Continue reading Friday’s Favorites

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Friday’s Five

Salted Caramel Shake Lazy Days Working Target Planners Personal Domain Family Time Happy Friday my friends!  I hope you had a great week & holiday.  Things have been fairly quiet for me.  We have taken some much needed time to step away from social media and just spend quality time together.  We spent some time… Continue reading Friday’s Five