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In the Kitchen

Posts and/or photos of recipes, meal ideas, baking…etc.

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Sprout organic snacks

Sprout recently sent me some samples of new products they offer in toddler snacks: Crispy Chews and yogurt bites. We are SO …

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Without a microwave

We have been without a microwave since last August. One day I was heating up diced zucchini on a paper towel and BOOM …

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Natural food for babies

It can be intimidating, in a lot of ways, for first time parents to feed their baby. At first you worry about choking, …

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Recipe: Sesame Caramel Brownies

Sesame Caramel Brownies Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar 2/3 cup cocoa powder 1 1/2 sticks (12 tablespoons) butter PLUS 2 tablespoons …

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Recipe: Vanilla Birthday Cupcakes

Vanilla Birthday Cupcakes Ingredients: 3/4 cup sugar 1/2 cup (1 stick) softened butter 2 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 1/2 cups …

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Recipe: Peanut Butter Cake Bars

Peanut Butter Cake Bars Ingredients: 2/3 cup butter, softened 2/3 cup peanut butter 1 cup sugar 1 cup packed brown sugar 4 …

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Do you know what you’re getting?

I’m happy that Mountain High Yoghurt was introduced to me. It’s such a relief for me to know that we’re NOT getting any rbST (artificial growth …

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Recipe: Pear Tart

INGREDIENTS: For the Crust: 1 cup of butter, room temperature 3/4 cup sugar 2 1/2 cups flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon …

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Recipe: Chai-Spiced Bread

CHAI-SPICED BREAD INGREDIENTS: For the bread 3/4 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened (I used butter.) 1/2 cup prepared …

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Halloween brownies

This isn’t a proper recipe because it’s as simple as opening a box of brownie mix and baking to directions – with …

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Recipe: Butter Mint Ice Cream

Butter Mint Ice Cream   INGREDIENTS: 2 cups heavy cream 1 (14 oz.) can sweetened condensed milk 1 tablespoon butter, melted 1/2 …

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A peachy day

I had seen that our peaches were ripening a while ago, and I remembered to go check on them today. I was able …