31 Days of Progress, EAT, Kitchen Organization, Tips

31 Days of Progress Day 19 :: Organizing Spices {Done}

Remember this little project from this post? I reached my little baby-step goal of getting it organized before I went to bed…BEHOLD! I found out some little things like I had 2 full bottles plus a bag of dried bay leaves {good thing I’m planning to make some pickling spice and rework my refrigerator pickles}. … Continue reading 31 Days of Progress Day 19 :: Organizing Spices {Done}

31 Days of Progress, EAT, Recipes, Seasoning Blends

31 Days of Progress Day 11 :: Spice Spice Baby

Category: Cooking & Eating Goal: Cook at Home! Baby Step: Discover new spices & recipes - - - Let’s get real. I live smack-dab in the middle of America. When I get inventive and cook for my friends I observe a few things: funny faces made at unfamiliar ingredients and flavors, polite “no thank you”s,… Continue reading 31 Days of Progress Day 11 :: Spice Spice Baby

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31 Days of Progress Day 7 :: Experimenting in the Kitchen

Category: Cooking & Eating Goal:  Cook at Home! Baby Step:  Develop New Recipes - - - This was supposed to be a post with my new Whole Wheat Oatmeal Pumpkin Pancakes recipe…yummy and healthy, right? Well, this month’s theme is about making progress, moving forward…not always about reaching the destination.  Don’t get me wrong.  It… Continue reading 31 Days of Progress Day 7 :: Experimenting in the Kitchen

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31 Days of Progress Day 3 :: Bulk Cooking Ground Beef in the Crock Pot with Seasoning Recipe

Category: Cooking & Eating Goal: Cook at home, even when I’m rushed or just pooped out! Baby Step: Pre-cook, pre-prep for Quick Meals when Needed This post was actually inspired by Jennifer at Balancing Beauty & Bedlam, who is also one of the original 8 31 Day Bloggers! When one has a difficult food allergy… Continue reading 31 Days of Progress Day 3 :: Bulk Cooking Ground Beef in the Crock Pot with Seasoning Recipe

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Cinnamon Coffeecake Love

I’m actually not going to post the recipe to this incredibly yummy coffeecake…because it’s not my recipe.  I didn’t change a thing.  I made it as-is, and it was good.  I love the King Arthur Flour company and the recipe for Cinnamon-Streusel Coffeecake came from them, so I’m just going to link to it and… Continue reading Cinnamon Coffeecake Love