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20 Easy Pickling Recipes

Summertime is here and that means there is so much wonderful fresh produce available! But, what do you do with all the abundance? Did you know you could pickle just about anything? Pickling is a great way to preserve your garden’s bounty all year long. There’s no need to be nervous if you’ve never pickled before. In fact, it’s pretty easy and most will say…

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20 Simple Salad Recipes Perfect for Summer

When the weather gets warm, who feels like heating up the house with the oven? That’s why I love to make delicious simple salad recipes that are fresh and hearty. If you have a garden or are thinking about planting a one, be sure to include different types of lettuces, tomatoes, cucumbers, radishes and more to make enjoying salads a breeze! Pair your salad with…

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9 summer reads for women
in That's Life

9 Summer Reads for Women

With a little more time at home these days, I’ve found myself reading more. While I know some of you are learning Italian and focusing on making that picture perfect sour dough loaf, I’ve fallen in love with characters from Milwaukee to Seattle. I’ve spent time in the 50’s and relived the 90’s. I have been able to forget our current situation for hours at…

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composting for a sustainable kitchen
in Food & fun, Home, In Our Kitchen, That's Life

5 Easy Ways to Make a More Sustainable Kitchen

The kitchen is the center of our home. It is the heartbeat. Which makes it the perfect place to start your sustainable life.  Small, but significant changes can be made to ensure that the heart of your home is environmentally conscious. It won’t take as much time or effort to make these changes as you might think. Plus, they may even save you money in…

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