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    Celebrating Valentine’s Day At Home

    It can be hectic to try and go out on Valentine’s Day as everyone is out and the reservation list is usually full. So instead of fighting the crowds, why not celebrate Valentine’s Day in the comfort of your own home where you won’t find a line up and the menu is up to you! Keep reading to learn how to celebrate Valentines day at home: Dinner & A MovieYou can’t go wrong with dinner and a movie, especially when it’s in the comfort of your own home. Plan for an evening of takeout and rented movies or spend the evening cooking together and watching your favorite films. Whatever type of evening you…

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    How To Make Cream Of Sweet Potato Soup

    We have officially entered the time of the year that calls for a warm bowl of soup after a day out in the cold weather.  This light yet creamy soup uses sweet potatoes to give it a sweet yet savory flavor that everyone will love. If you happen to be cooking for a large crowd, just double the recipe and you’ll have more than enough! Keep reading to find out how to make cream of sweet potato soup:   Ingredients: 3 Sweet Potatoes 14 Ounces Of Chicken Broth 1/4 Teaspoon Of Salt 1/4 Teaspoon Of Pepper 1/4 Cup Of Brown Sugar 1/3 Cup Of Whipped Cream Dash Of Nutmeg Dash Of Cayenne Spice…

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    Homemade Spring Lemon Loaf

    Is there a better way to welcome in Spring than to bake a bright and flavorful treat that everyone will enjoy? This zesty lemon loaf only requires a few ingredients, a little bit of time and before you know it your home will smell wonderful and you’ll have a great spring inspired treat to serve! This lemon loaf can be served immediately after baking or it can be frozen or cooled for later use and you can double the recipe if you’re expecting a large crowd. Keep reading to find out how to make your own homemade Spring lemon loaf:   Ingredients Needed: 3 Cups Of White Flour 2 Cups Of…

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    Homemade Baked Parmesan Crisps

    Recipes that can be served as a snack or a side to any dish always end up being a good idea to have on hand. So today, we’re talking about how to make homemade, delicious parmesan crisps. These crunchy chip-like crisps are not only easy to make when you’re in a pinch, they also taste great and are a hit with a crowd of any age! So, if you’re interested in creating your own homemade baked crisps, keep reading to find out how:   Ingredients Needed (Serves 12): 1/2 Of Freshly Grated Parmesan Ground Pepper Pinch Of Salt Wax Or Parchment Paper Add Ons: Garlic Powder, Green Onion, Siracha, Italian Seasoning etc. Instructions:…

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    4 Ways To Host A Great Housewarming Party

    When you’ve moved into a new home, it seems only right to host a housewarming once you have officially settled.  This gives your friends and family a chance to check out your new dwelling and allows you to show off all the hard work you’ve put into the home. However, if this is your first opportunity to host a gathering or event it can be a tad overwhelming even for the most experienced host. So, to make the process a little easier we have gathered 4 ways to ensure you host a great housewarming party below: Ensure Guests Comfort: The number one key to any party is ensuring that all guests…

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    How To Make Homemade Pumpkin Soup

    Fall is slowly but surely turning into Winter, but before Fall comes to a close why not soak up the rest of the season by making a delicious pumpkin soup? Pumpkin soup is a smooth, yet hearty soup that is easy to make and uses some great seasonal ingredients that bring on a nice bold flavor. You’ll need a few basic ingredients, a little bit of time and of course pumpkin! Keep reading to learn how to make your own homemade pumpkin soup and you’ll be sure to impress your family, friends, and guests! Ingredients Needed: 4 Cups Of Pumpkin Puree 1 Cup Onions, Diced 1-2 Cloves Of Garlic, Diced 6.5…

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    Homemade Apple Butter

    When September arrives, it usually brings a few great things with it such as seasonal fruit, cooler evenings and beautifully colored trees and leaves! Now, as mentioned seasonal fruit is one of the great things that arrives with September, in particular Apples come into season and in all different varieties. The great news is, you can make a homemade apple butter with those wonderful apples that will last all month-long and is great served to guests or given as a gift. Check out the recipe below to make your own batch of slow cooked apple butter today:   Ingredients Needed: 12 Ounces Of Apple Juice 1 1/2 Cups Of Apple…

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    Homemade, Rustic Tomato Soup

    As the Summer sun fades and the cooler weather arrives, that usually means that our day-to-day routines switch into a different mode. We tend to wear warmer clothes, prepare the house for the winter season and start cooking warmer and heartier foods as the temperature drops outside.  So, what could be better than a warm bowl of tomato soup to keep warm and full throughout the cooler season? This recipe uses the freshest ingredients and will only take a few simple steps and before you know it you’ll have a big batch of soup ready to feed a crowd or it could be stored or frozen for a later date. Keep…

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    3 Must Haves For A Backyard Party

      Summer is in full swing, which means you may be attending more events and maybe even hosting some in your own home! While it can be a big undertaking to entertain a group of people, the results are always worth it as you end up with a night of good company, great food and new memories! But now that you have the party planned, what are the must haves to make your party great? Well, we have gathered three of the top must haves for a backyard party, keep reading to find out what you need for your next bash: A Food Plan: When it really comes down to it,…

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    How To Make Caramelized Bacon

      Bacon is usually a popular favorite in almost any crowd. Whether you like your bacon over salads, with a side of eggs or just on its own, it’s extremely versatile and can be used in almost any recipe. But what if you want to keep your bacon just as it is with a little yummy twist? Well, you’re in luck as caramelized bacon couldn’t be easier to whip up and can make a great addition to breakfast, lunch or dinner. Check out the recipe below to learn how to make delicious caramelized bacon:   Ingredients: 1 1/4 Brown Sugar (Packed down) Bacon Cinnamon (If preferred) Instructions: Start by preheating your oven…