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Easy 4th of July Cake

Happy 4th of July to you all! We had a party to go to with friends of ours and I was looking for a quick and easy dessert to make while the baby napped and Little Diva read. I found this recipe taken originally from the Betty Crocker site. 1 box (15.25 oz.) white cake… Continue reading Easy 4th of July Cake

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Weight Watchers/Low Fat – Pineapple “Dream” Cakes

Well school is officially out, my girl scout troop has bridged up the brownies, the garden is growing and the weather here in the Pacific North West is much hotter than normal...yup summer has arrived like a relative kicking in the front door. BAM! Along with all that summer brings are also the day dreams...… Continue reading Weight Watchers/Low Fat – Pineapple “Dream” Cakes

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Refreshing Grilled Pork Tenderloin

I know it's been so long since I've posted this summer. But after moving, family visiting and volunteering at a scout camp, I am ready to get back to normal and hopefully on an even better “track”. Here is a great, healthy and easy recipe for summer. This is one of my family's favorites during… Continue reading Refreshing Grilled Pork Tenderloin

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Baked or BBQ Corn on the Cob…so easy to do

I haven't posted anything for a little while it seems.  I was in the middle of moving from one end of town to another, not far at least, but still no fun at all.  Once I actually find the other half of my kitchen items Ill make up something yummy to post...I promise ☺ Anyway,… Continue reading Baked or BBQ Corn on the Cob…so easy to do

Activities · Yummy Food

Rainbow Cupcakes (very fun to do with the kiddos)

Last summer my daughter and I were trying to do a new project or activity that we could do at home everyday using stuff we already had in the house. (summer fun on a tight budget) We came across this recipe in the Family Fun magazine. Many times this particular magazine has some good ideas… Continue reading Rainbow Cupcakes (very fun to do with the kiddos)

$avings · Yummy Food

Easy Basil Balsamic Salad

Summer comes along and so does a change in the menu at my house.  We like salad, like most people, but man did it get boring after a while.  Then my mom told me about a salad she used with all basil and no lettuce.  To be honest it sounded a little gross and overwhelming… Continue reading Easy Basil Balsamic Salad