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Semi-Homemade Spaghetti (Squash) and “Meat”balls Dinner Idea: 2 Ways (Ready under 20 Minutes, Vegan, Vegetarian)

Tired of rushed evenings and drive-thru yet again? Or perhaps what you long for is a break from all those labor intensive Pinterest recipes? Maybe you're looking for something to add to your Meatless Monday menu. Either way, here's a spin on an American-Italian classic with a vegan option! I'm all for eating a total… Continue reading Semi-Homemade Spaghetti (Squash) and “Meat”balls Dinner Idea: 2 Ways (Ready under 20 Minutes, Vegan, Vegetarian)

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What is a Homemaker? You May be Surprised!

If I asked you to describe a homemaker, how would you reply? A 1950s housewife complete with pearls and high heels? A Household Cooking and Cleaning Service? A Woman who sits around all day watching t.v. and snacking? In reality, the work of a homemaker is something that goes much deeper than any of the… Continue reading What is a Homemaker? You May be Surprised!

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Homemade Cinnamon-Ginger Tea

Teas are very common in Mexico.  They are used both as home remedies and simply for enjoyment. Everything from flowers, to artichokes, to the bark of some trees is utilized.  This tea is made from cinnamon sticks and ginger root.  Cinnamon is said to be high in antioxidants and have various benefits including boosting the… Continue reading Homemade Cinnamon-Ginger Tea

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After Holidays Strawberry Salad

All the holidays are finishing up and at the same time all the New Year's resolutions are beginning.  Perhaps you (like us) have resolved to get back on a healthier path after straying so far during the holiday season.  Or maybe you're simply craving something a  little lighter after so many delicious, yet heavy meals. … Continue reading After Holidays Strawberry Salad

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Chia Bolillio Breakfast

Breakfast is a necessary meal for me.  If I want to start the day well, its a must. Years ago, what mattered to me most were the amount of calories in a certain food.  I've renewed my thinking about food and now seek to nourish my husband's and my body instead of simply trying to… Continue reading Chia Bolillio Breakfast

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In the Kitchen

Our kitchens and the food that flows out of them are the result of mixing together various special ingredients. Merriam-Webster defines kitchen as: 1.) the place (such as a room) with cooking facilities 2.) the personnel that prepares, cooks and serves food 3.) CUISINE Because a kitchen is more than a room where one prepares… Continue reading In the Kitchen