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My Perfect Cup of Coffee

My Perfect Cup of Coffee

| August 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you’re a coffee drinker what’s better than starting off your day with the perfect cup of coffee? Actually, I find that I don’t have to start the day with coffee, but having a cup somewhere within the 24-hour day does much to perk up my personality. Today I want to share  how I make my […]

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Adopt a Healthy Cooking Lifestyle

Adopt a Healthy Cooking Lifestyle

| October 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

When it comes to healthy cooking, some people embrace it while other folks run as far away from it as possible. That leads to the question: What is healthy cooking? Well, it all depends on who is asked the question. Ask a fast food junkie, and the answer might be something like, “Healthy food is […]

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Cooking Pork Spare Ribs: Indoors

Cooking Pork Spare Ribs: Indoors

| June 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

I’m not a big fan of ribs, especially pork ribs, but my family loves them.  The other day I decided to try my hand and pork spare ribs. Since my hubby (the grill master) was at work, I opted to cook them indoors. Apparently they came out pretty good. I think the fact that the […]

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Simple Sausage & Penne Dish

Simple Sausage & Penne Dish

| June 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

Last night was another night of quick meal preparation. I was outside working most of the day, looked at my watch and realized that I had a short amount of time to prepare a meal. Sausage and pasta with veggies is always a quick easy tasty meal. Ingredients Carolina Hot sausages (you can use any […]

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Boost Hemoglobin and Donate Blood

Boost Hemoglobin and Donate Blood

| March 1, 2011 | 0 Comments

When I originally wrote this article back in 2008, blood supply levels were at a record low. Now, 3 years later, blood level supplies are still dangerously low. Some time ago Fox23.com ran a story  entitled “Blood Supply at Emergency Levels after Winter Storms.”  The story was last updated in February of 2011. It seems […]

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Yummy Chicken and Corn Wrap

| January 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

A few nights ago my son and his girlfriend came over to play video games with my daughter. I had been out all day and had not cooked. I was hoping that my son and his girlfriend ate before they came over, but of course they didn’t. As a mom, you never want your kids […]

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Quick and Easy Apple/Strawberry Glaze

Quick and Easy Apple/Strawberry Glaze

| January 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

Last night I cooked Salmon and had a brain fart as to how to make it taste a little different than it usually does. My usual indoor method for cooking salmon is to season it with salt, pepper, garlic powder and cayenne pepper. Then I cook it in a pan with a little olive oil […]

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A Super Meatless Sandwich

A Super Meatless Sandwich

| January 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

The other day I had wanted a sandwich but I didn’t want the usual turkey and Swiss. I also didn’t feel like taking a ride over to the deli so I thought why not try something a little different. What I ended up creating was a very tasty sandwich that took a little more time […]

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Orange Chicken, Tomatoes with Rice & Beans

Orange Chicken, Tomatoes with Rice & Beans

| January 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

The ingredients don’t sound too appetizing, but the meal tastes much better than it sounds. I didn’t think of the ingredients when I was cooking it, but as I sit and write out what I cooked it sounds weird. No matter how it sounds, the meal was good, quick and filling (not to mention inexpensive). […]

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Quick and Easy Tilapia Salad

Quick and Easy Tilapia Salad

| December 29, 2010 | 0 Comments

The other night I realized I hadn’t defrosted anything for dinner so I pulled a few frozen Tilapia fillets out of the freezer and made Tilapia salad. The salad tasted better than it sounds. It’s really a simple meal. It’s great for cleaning out the leftovers in the refrigerator too. Here’s what I did: Ingredients […]

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