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Banana Bread Recipe & Health Benefits of Bananas

One of my favorite things to bake is banana bread, so I thought today I would share with you my recipe along with the health benefits of bananas!  Ingredients 1 cup granulated sugar 8 tablespoons (1 stick) unsalted butter, room … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Pancake Recipe

I just love fall!! Now I know that technically it is not here yet, but I’m starting to get excited about the change of season.  Yesterday, we noticed that the leaves on some of the trees in our area are … Continue reading

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Blueberry Cobbler

One of the great things about summer is all the fresh fruits and vegetables that are available at local farmer’s markets. Among our favorites are tomatoes, kale and blueberries!!! Of course, there are so many things to make with blueberries … Continue reading

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Hungarian Poppyseed Bread

One day, my husband and I were walking through our local farmer’s market and purchased a Hungarian Poppyseed Loaf that was absolutely wonderful.  After a period of time, I decided to take a try and make it myself. I was … Continue reading

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Health Benefits of Pumpkins

October 3rd. and I have pumpkin on my mind.  I love to cook and bake and now that fall is here, it is exciting to think about my favorite fall recipes.  The great thing about pumpkin is all of the … Continue reading

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Baking Italian Pizzelles

One of my favorite things to bake are Italian Pizelles.  The are a light, crisp cookie with a hint of anise.  Now some people use vanilla, almond or lemon extract in their pizzelles but I prefer using anise seeds and … Continue reading

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Getting in Touch with Your Creative Side

I hope everyone is having a wonderful weekend!! Today, as we were our in our garden, I started wondering how much I enjoy doing things that are creative.  One area of wellness that some people forget about is Creative Wellness. … Continue reading

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Health Benefits of Basil and Basil Parmesan Puffs

I don’t know about you, but I love using basil in my cooking.  From making sauce, to making pesto or using it in homemade soups and salads…it just adds wonderful flavor to so many dishes.  It even makes a refreshing … Continue reading

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