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5 Easy Comfort Food Recipes from the Heart

There’s nothing better than comfort food. It is, by definition, comforting. It tastes like home and all the memories that conjures up. Whether you need a pick me up or a way to celebrate, easy comfort food recipes can be a fantastic go-to. What do you think of when you think of comfort food? Is it the apple pie your grandma made? Or the special German…

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7 Places To Find The Best Virtual Classes
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7 Places To Find The Best Virtual Classes

Virtual classes and online events are the new norm. COVID-19 has changed so much of our lives. It is truly overwhelming to think of the effect the pandemic has had on our communities. We all have new normals now so, during this time we need to find ways to stay stimulated and engaged. Virtual and online events and classes have been my lifesavers! I am…

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What You Can Do to Make a Political Impact
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What You Can Do to Make a Political Impact

Yes, this is an election year and a biggie. We will be choosing a President, along with every House seat and many Senate seats. Not to mention all of the local elections. If you’ve been wondering what you can do to get involved in the process or you’re already active but want to do more, wonder no more.  There are a myriad of ways to…

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25 Tasty Oatmeal Recipes to Start Your Day

Since breakfast is the most important meal of the day, it’s important to make sure it’s a hearty and tasty. Oatmeal is a great way to make sure you start your day off just right! Full of fiber, oatmeal is a great option to fuel you through the morning. It is super versatile, too! Add your favorite fruits, nuts, maple syrup, honey and more to…

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20 Tasty Recipes to Turn Leftovers into Family Favorites
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20 Tasty Recipes to Turn Leftovers into Family Favorites

Throughout the week, we love to cook up something delicious in the kitchen. But whether it’s lunch or dinner, there always seems to be leftovers. Part of the reason could be that I make enough on purpose so that I have leftovers. And what do I do with these leftovers? Well, make another meal, of course. It’s amazing how easily leftover pasta, vegetables or chicken…

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5 Classic Must Have Vegetable Cookbooks

I am in no way a vegetarian, but I love my veggies and legumes, especially now that I grow my own on the farm. I also love vegetarian and vegetable cookbooks for so many reasons. First of all, they have a completely different outlook on cooking with vegetables than most cookbooks. They have vegetables as center stage not as a side or ingredient. Second, they…

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15 Beautiful Charcuterie Boards to Make at Home
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15 Beautiful Charcuterie Boards to Make at Home

Charcuterie boards to make at home are so popular right now and we totally see why! Whether you make one for your next get-together, a quick lunch or snack, or for happy hour, a charcuterie board will be a hit. Make yours with an array of meats, cheeses, fruits and vegetables. Add in some sliced bread or crackers as well to complete the board. Charcuterie boards work…

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Planning a Fall Garden? 8 Vegetables to Plant Now

If you are planning a fall garden, there’s good news. You haven’t missed the chance to get in on the gardening trend that was sparked during the spring Covid-19 quarantine. If you have vegetable and herb envy after looking at the harvests of all your friends, do not despair. You can still join them this fall with a bountiful basket of colorful and tasty edibles….

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Simple Ways to Share Kindness Even During a Pandemic

Are you looking for ways to share kindness with others during these trying times? I’m with you! One of the best ways to help ourselves is to give back to others. There is a reason why so many people say they receive more than they give after spending time volunteering. Above all, you get to think outside your own anxiety, sadness, depression or general malaise…

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