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How to Use Yummly

Looking for a great way to organize your recipes? Yummly is what you are looking for! While similar to Pinterest, Yummly gives you additional tools to organize, sort and search for recipes. You can add recipes from anywhere in the web into your recipe box and organize them by specific categories. Searching for recipes is easy […]

Deviled Berries - Strawberries, raspberries and blueberries filled with a lemon cream cheese and whip cream filling. The lemon flavor really gives this light fruit filling the perfect tangy flavor!

Deviled Berries Recipe

One of my favorite things about summer is all the fresh berries that are in season. I can always find any berry I want at my grocery store or at our local farmer’s market. Fresh berries are always perfect quick, healthy snack. How do you make something as good as fresh berries taste even better? Make delicious […]

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Dessert Recipes Easy

We had an Uncle (Uncle Ira) who used to eat his dessert before he ate his dinner. Our Uncle Ira was a sweet, crusty fisherman who said exactly what he thought. He said “if I eat my dinner first I’ll be too full to enjoy dessert”, so he ate it first instead. He passed away when […]


Squirt Gun Races

Is everyone enjoying their summer?  School in my area is starting soon so we are trying to jam as many summer activities in while we can.  Which includes enjoying some water activities and our pool!  Ahh…those last lazy days of summer. It is still very warm in my neck of the woods and I was […]


Lemon Curd Muffins

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. I. Love. Lemons. These Lemon Curd Muffins are going to make my fellow lemon luvrs extremely happy. I know this because I am a luvr of all things lemon and these muffins brought me great joy! Actually here at MFP we love the tangy sweet flavor of […]


Cream Cheese Lemon Cookie Bars

I am on a lemon kick. I just can’t seem to get enough tart lemon flavor! My all time favorite lemon treat? Classic Lemon Bars. I have a dear friend Lisa who makes the best lemons bars EVER! All other lemon bars are always compared to Lisa’s, the standard has been set, and it is extremely high. […]


Hello Fresh Berries!

Hello summertime. Hello fresh berries! What could possibly increase the flavor of fresh summertime raspberries, blueberries or blackberries? Moist angel food cake, lemon curd mixed with cream cheese of course! The best part about this dessert is how quick and easy it is to make. If you are feeling domestic you can make an Angel […]

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Candy Dots with Kool-Aid

What can you do with the kids when the temperatures outside reach 100 degrees? Cool off inside and make these fun Kool-Aid Dots Candy. This is a no bake recipe that only requires 3 ingredients. It will keep you and the kids entertained for several hours. If your kids are like mine they have never […]

So easy but so impressive!

Strawberry Cheesecake Mousse Parfaits

Strawberry season is in full swing I’m drooling over all the scrumptious strawberry recipes I ‘m seeing on Pinterest. This recipe for Strawberry Cheesecake Mousse from Kristan at Confessions of a Cookbook Queen looked too good to pass up. I love simple recipes like this that look and taste like you spent hours in the kitchen. I love it […]

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SLS Free Toothpaste

SLS-free toothpaste. What is SLS and why do I want a natural toothpaste? SLS stands for ‘Sodium Lauryl Sulfate,’ which is a detergent that breaks surface tension and separates molecules in order to allow better interaction between the product and your teeth. Since being diagnosed with hypothyroidism and MTHFR, I have started down the path of switching out my store bought […]