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Sweet Potato Baby Food

Alexis has started eating solids! She still has bottles throughout the day, but we’ve incorporated pureed fruits and vegetables into her meals each day. So far, we’ve tried peaches, bananas, and sweet potatoes! She’s loved all of them – in fact, she just might be a foodie. Honestly, baby food is pretty expensive for the…… Continue reading Sweet Potato Baby Food

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Ground Beef Bulgogi

Are any of you familiar with the Yummly app? My sister, Cassidy, recently told me about it, and it is amazing! It is basically a Pinterest catered directly to recipes organized by category and taste preferences, which you set up when signing in for the first time. The best part is that it’s free! I…… Continue reading Ground Beef Bulgogi

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Cajun Shrimp and Corn Chowder

I haven’t posted anything in weeks, so I apologize! We have been out of the country for a while on a cruise, which was so much fun!! We went to Grand Turk, St. Kitt’s, Puerto Rico, and St. Maarten. I loved each stop, but I think Puerto Rico was my very favorite. It is so…… Continue reading Cajun Shrimp and Corn Chowder

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Cinnamon Swirl Apple Pie

PI DAY! Also known as “Pie Day!”  🙂 I had seen this recipe on my Facebook news feed and really wanted to try it out. I’m definitely a novice baker, and really want to become better at it. This recipe looked delicious, and had a fun twist on a traditional pie crust. First, you’ll need…… Continue reading Cinnamon Swirl Apple Pie

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Homemade Barbecue Teriyaki Jerky

My parents gave Chris a food dehydrator for Christmas, and we have been using it a ton! With the dehydrator itself, my mom ordered extra trays, mesh screens for veggies and fruits, along with fruit roll sheets. We haven’t branched out with fruits or veggies yet, but we HAVE  been making jerky. And lots of it!…… Continue reading Homemade Barbecue Teriyaki Jerky

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Slow Cooker Chocolate Lava Cake

Every Valentine’s Day, I like to make a delicious dessert for both Chris and I to enjoy. This year, I decided I wanted to make chocolate lava cake. I hadn’t had any for years, and when I was looking up recipes, it jumped out at me and stuck. I had made this recipe before, and…… Continue reading Slow Cooker Chocolate Lava Cake