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My Favorite Tools, Part 2 {Cooking Adventures: Day 10}

When we first got our Shun knives, the block came with kitchen shears. At the time, I really didn’t understand why the knives came with scissors. For years the shears went untouched except for the occasional snip of kitchen twine … Continue reading

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My Favorite Tools, Part 1 {Cooking Adventures: Day 9}

There are many things without which I cannot survive in the kitchen. I tried to write a post titled: “the one thing I can’t live without in the kitchen” yet I came to realize that I cannot narrow it down … Continue reading

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The Whole Scoop on My Whole30 – Part 2

I had so many wonderful things to say about my Whole30 that I decided to split the blog post into two parts. Part one was a general Q and A about our experience. This post focuses on the method behind … Continue reading

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Gadgets and Other Fun Kitchen Toys {Cooking Adventures: Day 11}

Here is a quick run-down of my favorite kitchen toys and gadgets. Meat Thermometer – I wrote about this before on the blog.  There is nothing worse than overcooked meat.  This can be easily avoided with a good digital thermometer.  … Continue reading

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There are Bakers, and There are Cooks

I’ve really enjoyed the feedback from these previous two posts. I am glad that we can all laugh along with (at?) me and my lack of cooking abilities. However, I would like to point out that these two hilarious stories … Continue reading

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More Great Tasting Good For You Recipes

This week I don’t have a loss to report but I am still holding steady at -4.6 and I will take it.  Its healthier to lose slowly so the fact that I didn’t gain makes me think I am doing … Continue reading

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Homemade Granita: Perfect Cool Treat for a Summer Baby or Bridal Shower

You may remember last year in April 2010 I threw a pink and green bridal shower for my dear friend Amanda.  Well, last Sunday I was honored to throw another shower for Amanda, this time for her first little baby … Continue reading

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The Bright Side of Home Improvement

{Re-post from my Daily Bright Side Blog} Whew! What a hectic weekend! We were in home improvement mode on Friday and Saturday and managed to have 3 new appliances installed, a new stove hood installed, a new wood panel on … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Belief

Luke 24:5-6 Why do you look for the living among the dead? He is not here; he has risen! Easter has come and gone, but let us not forget what the resurrection means: Jesus is alive… Sin is defeated…Everlasting Life … Continue reading

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