Family Night – Pork Tacos

This post is included in a series of several posts called “Family Night.” My family gets together and we basically have a pot luck. This is a good time for us because we get to see each other, newborn baby included, eat, drink, and have a good time. The kids run around while the family…

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Family Night- Chicken Tacos

This post is included in a series of several posts called “Family Night.” My family gets together and we basically have a pot luck. This is a good time for us because we get to see each other, newborn baby included, eat, drink, and have a good time. The kids run around while the family…

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Travel blog – Czechia

When we first started this blog, I also wanted to create a type of travel blog that would allow us to look at food and see how we liked it, recreate it, and find out if it was just a tourist trap or if it was actually the type of food that was eaten there…

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Gravy Meat Stew

There are a lot of things that we eat in Iowa. Yet the very main thing we most eat is meat & potatoes. Ingredients: 1 lb of stew meat 1 T garlic 3-4 potato’s 2 large carrots 1 Onion Brown gravy packet 2 cups of water Seasonings (oregano, salt, pepper) *remember low and slow is…

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Vegan Tempeh and Broccoli

Here’s one for the vegans! Every once a while, and quite a lot lately I have a vegan/vegetarian way of eating. I typically don’t eat a lot of meat anyway, but I can every once in a while. I have been obsessed with black bean and veggie burgers, I have figured out different textures and…

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Jalapeno Popper Stuffed Burgers

My sister recently had her baby. When we were in the hospital waiting for the magic to happen, we were discussing all the things she would eat when she went home. This was one of those items. Usually, when she makes her deliciously bacon wrapped, cream cheese stuffed jalapenos, we all can’t resist. They have…

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Tis the Season

Tis the season for weddings, showers, and graduation parties and that means cake! Here is a taste of some cakes I have made for such occasions, and maybe a couple of birthday cakes as well. I am also including the recipe for cream cheese mints that inevitably make their way to the party. This is…

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Classics

The Classics are named so because they are delicious and do not need to be changed. My favorite example is today’s blog star: radishes with butter and salt. Can’t get more basic than that; however, the combination somehow transfigures the radish from a fiery orb into a delicious crunchy snack. I’m not sure when exactly…

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