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Hummingbird Pudding Dump Cake

April 24, 2024
Hummingbird Pudding Dump Cake sits on small white plate with fork and bake pan in background.

This easy and flavorful Hummingbird Pudding Dump Cake is made with banana pudding, crushed pineapple, and other ingredients that are simply dumped into a pan, baked, and topped with cream cheese frosting and pecans! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links help support this blog. We had brunch plans with my in-laws over Easter weekend.  I made sweet potato casserole to bring with me along with a dump style carrot cake recipe I…

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Dutch Oven Half Whole Wheat Bread

January 23, 2024
Dutch Oven Half Whole Wheat Bread on wooden cutting board. Blue Dutch oven and lid and bread knife also sit on the board. Bread sits on top of parchment paper.

This Dutch Oven Half Whole Wheat Bread is made with a handful of simple ingredients and is a great recipe for beginner bread makers. This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. One of my goals for this year is to learn as many skills as possible from mending clothing to bread making.  I want to make as much from scratch as possible.  So the other week, I dove right…

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Chicken Sausage Pizza Soup

September 19, 2023
Two bowls of Chicken Sausage Pizza Soup on a wooden board. Bread and striped kitchen towel in background.

Pizza lovers will enjoy this healthy and hearty Chicken Sausage Pizza Soup made with a tomato based broth, veggies, and Italian chicken sausage. This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Fall is just a few days away and I am so ready to transition into cozy mode.  The nights are now cool and I’ve been enjoying my fall and winter routine of tea in the evening.  But I am…

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Apple Pie Overnight Oats

September 14, 2023
Apple Pie Overnight Oats on a wood slice with apples, dried apples, cinnamon sticks, walnuts, and a gold spoon in photo.

If you love a slice of fresh apple pie, you’ll love these Apple Pie Overnight Oats! They’re made with a warm and cozy apple filling and topped with walnuts and more apples! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. It really isn’t the most convenient time for me to think, “Hey!  Let’s cut back on sugar!”  Cause it’s basically the start of pumpkin and apple season. I mean, I…

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Peach and Arugula Ricotta Bowl

August 8, 2023
Flat lay photo of Peach and Arugula Ricotta Bowl. Honey drizzler, peaches, arugula, and almonds sit around the bowl.

This Peach and Arugula Ricotta Bowl is a sweet and savory summer dish made with creamy ricotta, fresh peaches, arugula, sliced almonds, and prosciutto. This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. You know when you make an eggplant Parmesan and end up with leftover ricotta cheese in the container?  Aside from stirring it into pasta, spooning it on top of pizza, or freezing it (which changes the texture), I…

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Southwestern Chopped Salad

July 25, 2023
Flat lay photo of Southwestern Chopped Salad in a wooden salad bowl. Tomatoes, scallions, mason jar of dressing, lime, wooden utensils, and tortilla strips sit around the bowl.

This Southwestern Chopped Salad is a deliciously light but filling main dish salad made with Romaine lettuce, grilled chicken, corn, tomatoes, bacon, olives, green onions, cheddar cheese, tortilla strips, and a homemade dressing. This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Remember the days when we would randomly post what we were eating on our social media feeds just because?  There was no need for perfect staging and bright lighting. …

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