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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

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Slow Cooker Chicken Adobo

Is it just me, or does it seem like time is moving much faster than normal? I can’t believe that it’s already mid-February, yet it feels like the Christmas season just ended. This seems like the busiest time of the year in my classroom – at least in my opinion! Valentine’s Day, our Olympic unit,…… Continue reading Slow Cooker Chicken Adobo

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Homemade Egg Noodles

I adore pasta. Any kind, any flavor. I could eat a pasta dish every single day, and my heart would be incredibly happy. That’s why I was ecstatic to receive a pasta roller and cutter for our Bosch from my grandma for Christmas. I don’t know how often, if ever, I’ve mentioned our Bosch mixer, but…… Continue reading Homemade Egg Noodles

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Peppermint Poke Cake

I hope everyone had an amazing Christmas and holiday season! We had so much fun with family! Chris and I spent Christmas Eve at my parents’ house in Teton Valley, where we watched a classic Hallmark-type Netflix Christmas movie, took the dogs for a walk, and had a delicious dinner of prime rib, Yorkshire puddings,…… Continue reading Peppermint Poke Cake