Category Archives: TiPs!

1 Minute No Guilt Pizza

  I am truly obsessed with pizza. I love it. I adore it. I will eat it at any time of day. I will NEVER turn it down. I want to marry it. So some version of pizza is often … Continue reading

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HomeMade PB makes my Fingers Happy…

A recent post from Simply Scratch got my foodie brain spinning. Laurie from Simply Scratch is Simply Amazing in all ways and she’s been very helpful in the start of my own foodie blog =) I love her style and … Continue reading

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HomeMade Strawberry Sauce

Pin It This sauce is perfect for pancakes, waffles, ice cream, a spoon…. All in all its simply delish! Makes 4 servings 1 Pint or 2 cups whole strawberries; Cleaned & stemmed 1/3 cup sugar 1 tsp. Vanilla Cut strawberries … Continue reading

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HomeMade Pancake Mix $$$$$

I have said it before and I’ll say it again. Don’t spend money on mixes and spices when you can make them yourself from staple items in your pantry! Now that that’s out of the way lets get started! Makes … Continue reading

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How to Peel a Tomato

Start with Fresh Ripe Tomatoes Fill A large Sauce Pot with Water After your Pot is full, fill a large bowl half way up with ice and cold water for a cool ice bath Make a small shallow X on … Continue reading

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Fresh Home Made Italian Spice $$$$ Saver if it’s from your own garden!

Why spend your hard earned dolla dolla bills on dried up ol herbs when you can grow your own??…Especially if you can  chop them up into little pieces and make your own spices!! Sounds like craziness to me! Makes one … Continue reading

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Step-By-Step Ohhhh baby! How to form a pretzel

1. Roll dough with both hands to make a long rope.  (This rope was for a mini pretzel) 2. Make Horseshoe Shape 3. Take Left end and cross it over the right end almost half way up, now making it … Continue reading

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Soft Pretzel Buns

Follow the recipe to simple soft pretzels *Quick Tip: When Making the Buns Be sure the press the pretel edges together, taking away the holes. It may lose it’s “traditional Pretzel” shape but once its baked you’ll still get the … Continue reading

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Home Made Taco Seasoning $$$ Saver!

Makes about a 6 oz Jar. 3-4 Tbsp. Per 1.25 lbs. of meat Ingredients: 4 Tbsp. Chili Powder 2 Tbsp. Ground cumin 2. tsp. Paprika 2 tsp. Salt 2 tsp. Black Pepper 1 tsp. Garlic Powder 1 tsp. Onion Powder … Continue reading

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