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Hi ho, hi ho, I cook, I clean, I sew…

Here's what I have done today... Made homemade applesauce: This is so easy and healthy for your family. Since you cook the apples with the skin on, you retain all of the nutrients in the whole apple. Charlotte would eat the whole batch by herself if I would let her. Here is what you will need: ...

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Grandma’s Buttermilk Biscuits

Now, there is nothing too stellar about the recipe itself - it's all in the technique. Ingredients: 5 cups sifted White Lily Flour(this flour is lighter than others and produces fluffier biscuits - you can also use cake flour) 1 T. plus 1 1/2 tsp baking powder 1 T. salt 1/2 cup, ...

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In honor of Super Saver….

Derby Pie: This pie is courtesy of my good friend Katy Q. Since yesterday was the most exciting 2 minutes in sports (Kentucky Derby), we decided to make Derby Pie - it tastes like a giant chocolate chip cookie. Oh so good. Ingredients: Frozen Pie Crust 2 slightly beaten eggs 1 ...

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Cherry Galette

Cherry galette Okay so I have 9 days left in the house and I am packing all day long...but a girl's gotta satisfy her sweet tooth! That is why I used the cheater method to make this yummy dessert. Ingredients 1 frozen pie crust 1 bag frozen dark sweet cherries 2 tsp lemon juice ...

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Grandma’s Southern Zucchini Squash

If you have never cared for Zucchini, here is a recipe that will change your mind. At least it changed my husband's:) You will need: 3 or 4 zucchini squash, butter, milk, sugar, salt, and pepper. Step 1: Slice the zucchini and place in a pot of water. Bring to a boil, then simmer for 5 ...

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Things that make me happy

Happy Friday everyone! You must drool over this gorgeous quilt made by Jacquie over at sewmamasew.com. Wow-I love the selvage thing - mom wouldn't this be a perfect design for you to use? She has been saving selvages for quite some time now. Anyway, this is amazing. Selvage Quilt by Jacquie ...

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Kiss me- I’m Irish!

It seems that the cold weather is dragging on and on this year! I don't know about you, but it has greatly affected my skin this year. I especially have a difficult time keeping my lips soft and shiny - so in the spirit of St. Patrick's Day here is a simple lip scrub to exfoliate those lips! This ...

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