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Pico de Gallo and Racism

Pico de Gallo and Racism

This is a difficult post to write, but the topic of racism has been weighing heavily on my mind lately.  I’ve been volunteering in the Cultural Diversity Department for the City of Auburn for almost a year now, and through that position receive enough information…

Vegetarian Crock Pot Stew Recipe

Vegetarian Crock Pot Stew Recipe

I haven’t decided yet if it should be crockpot or crock pot.  I’ve seen both spellings in different online dictionaries, but my spellchecker doesn’t like crockpot, so I think I’ll go with crock pot, what do you think?  Anyway, this crock pot stew recipe is…

Taco Soup for the Crockpot and Food Stamps

Taco Soup for the Crockpot and Food Stamps

Taco Soup is a family friendly dinner recipe that can be made in a slow cooker or Instant Pot. With just EIGHT ingredients, this easy taco soup recipe is also the perfect cheap dinner recipe for a tight budget.

The Best Green Bean Casserole Recipe

The Best Green Bean Casserole Recipe

Starting 7 years ago I searched high and low for the best green bean casserole recipe.  I found ones that were too rich, too goopy, not flavorful, or boring.  Ones that did sound good involved tons of ingredients and more preparation than I felt I…

How to Slow Roast Your Own “Sun Dried” Tomatoes

How to Slow Roast Your Own “Sun Dried” Tomatoes

This is another scheduled post, as Eric and I are at the beach with his parents until tonight.  But I’ve been so excited to share these with you that I’m writing the post a week in advance.  We’ve been getting so many tomatoes with our…

Blueberry Coleslaw and Mini Blueberry Tarts

Blueberry Coleslaw and Mini Blueberry Tarts

Would you ever have thought of putting blueberries in coleslaw?  I’m not sure I would have, just like I wouldn’t have thought of a blueberry corn salad until I saw it at Foodportunity and now HAVE to make it.  Even before I went to Canterberry Farms,…

Quesadilla Pie for the Bean Hater

Quesadilla Pie for the Bean Hater

Quesadillas are a favorite in our house, but don’t quite seem special enough to serve for dinner. They’re more of a quick lunch or snack type of food. Then I happened to be putting away dishes while Eric was making quesadillas, and noticed that my…