• Food & Recipes

    10 Ways To Make Popcorn More Exciting

    Whether you like air popped, stove top, microwave or movie theater popcorn it’s the perfect snack for any occasion. When curling up with a movie, blanket or sitting with the family in front of your Valor Fireplace, popcorn seems to be a popular snack choice. But sometimes dressing your favorite snack with butter or salt can get a little boring, so why not shake things up? You can make fully custom, gourmet popcorn without leaving the comforts of your own home. All you need is a few ingredients for toppings and popcorn of your choice.  Check out the 10 ways below to make popcorn more exciting. Greek: For a Mediterranean style…

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    Good Morning Blueberry Muffins

    Whether you are heading to work, school or just starting your day at home, it can be hard to find the right breakfast to start your day. Most of us are looking for something quick and easy, but sometimes we lose sight of the healthy aspects when we are trying to hurry! So for the best of both worlds, why not try blueberry muffins to start the day? These “good morning” muffins can be made first thing in the morning or the night before and can be frozen for breakfast on the go. So, the next time your in a jam for breakfast try whipping up a batch of good morning blueberry…

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    Winter Chicken Noodle Soup

    As the temperatures continue to get colder and colder outside, we usually find ourselves leaning towards eating warm and comforting foods. One food that is absolutely perfect for cold days, is a bowl of hearty, winter chicken noodle soup. This chicken noodle soup recipe is a great option for dinner or lunch and it will make enough soup to have leftovers for the next few days. This soup is so easy and quick to make, that you won’t have to spend too much time away from the warmth of your Valor Fireplace. Check out the recipe below and keep warm! Ingredients Needed: 4 1/2 Cups Of Chicken Broth Noodles Of Your Choice 2 Cups…

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    Christmas Morning French Toast Casserole

    The Christmas season has been moving along quickly this year as tomorrow is Christmas Eve. Tonight and tomorrow, you may be spending time with family, prepping the last few gifts for the tree or just relaxing in front of your Valor Fireplace with your family.  Whatever you’re doing over the next few days, have you decided on a special breakfast for Christmas morning? It can be such an exciting day full of family time and new memories, it can be easy to forget to eat! The good news is,  there is an easy way to get Christmas morning breakfast on the table and it won’t take too much time out…

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    2 Ingredient Fudge

    The winter and holiday season seem to bring out all the delicious baked goods and treats that we have been waiting for. One popular sweet treat that everyone seems to love is fudge! Not only is it easy to make, it’s also kid friendly to create as no baking will be required. This is the perfect time to gather up the family and start making sweets in the kitchen.  All you need is two simple ingredients, 10 minutes and some helpful hands to help eat up every last bite! Check out the instructions below to make your own 2 ingredient fudge and before you know it you’ll be enjoying your…

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    Easy & Simple Sugar Cookies

    As the holiday decorations  start appearing in our malls and the Christmas tunes start playing on the radio, it doesn’t take long to get caught up in the excitement of Christmas and the holiday season.  One easy way to get your family in the spirit is to spend the day at home baking sugar cookies and drinking your favorite warm drink. Not only is this a great activity for kids and adults, it is also a fun project that leaves you with delicious results. So gather up the family, put on a movie and follow the recipe below to make your very own, and very easy, sugar cookies: Easy &…

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    How To Make A Latte At Home–Without An Espresso Machine

      It can be so easy to get into the habit of visiting your local coffee shop for your morning latte or cappuccino. While it may be easier to stop in and pick something up quick, what if you could make the same great drink right in the comfort of your own home? Not only will you have the same tasty drink, you’ll also have a few extra minutes to curl up in front of your Valor Fireplace and  start your day off right. You won’t need an espresso machine or any other fancy appliances to make the perfect homemade latte.  Not only will you get the same delicious results, you’ll…