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Steam Juicing Blackberries

Have you ever used a steam juicer?  I never even heard of this handy kitchen tool until our friends told us how helpful the juicer can be during canning season.   The steam juicer is so easy to use and is … Continue reading

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Homemade Healthy Corn Dogs

Our kids love corn dogs.  I rarely buy them because the breading for the hot dogs is full of preservatives, dyes and oils I do not want the kids to consume.  Olivia is our creative cook, and she found a … Continue reading

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Four Key Lessons From Our First Day At The Farmers Market

This past Saturday morning, bright and early, we loaded up the Excursion with our fresh baked goods, free range eggs and fresh cut herbs and headed for our first day at the Lake Saint Louis Farmers and Artists Market.  It … Continue reading

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Homemade Pizza

My family and I love pizza! My brothers and sister love to help me out by decorating the pizza with all sorts of toppings, and Emma makes a mean sauce. Our favorite pizza to make is what we call the … Continue reading

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Simple PVC Hoop House Weathers The Blizzard

After writing last Friday’s post about the simple homemade PVC hoop house and talking about how it can weather snow storms, lo and behold we had the heaviest snow storm we’ve had in years over the weekend.  We set records … Continue reading

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Homemade Hummus – A Great Snacking Dip

Several years ago, when my husband and I were having lunch at the Missouri Botanical Gardens, I ordered hummus dip to go with my chips instead of salsa.  I was instantly hooked!  I love the unique texture and hearty flavor … Continue reading

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