Monthly Archives: September 2012

Chocolate Zucchini Bundt Cake

After several weeks of experimenting I think we have it down!  We modified the original a bit to make it a little healthier (can that really be said if it has chocolate in it?) by swapping the oil for applesauce … Continue reading

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Zucchini Skillet

This recipe is still admittedly rough around the edges however, it is tasty and I figured someone else might enjoy it before the zucchini plants all give up! My skillet isn’t quite big enough to hold all the ingredients I … Continue reading

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Over the weekend I whipped out a new pair of shoe’s. I was worried that I wasn’t going to have enough yarn so I altered the pattern a little and only made one strap instead of 2 this time.  Thankfully … Continue reading

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Seventy bottles done . . .

I have some fun new recipe’s to share however all of my nights have gone to canning rather than editing photo’s and writing up a post. For some reason when I try to get the canning done during the day … Continue reading

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Got Peppers? – revised edition

This week we had a surplus of peppers thanks to a visit to my dad and brother.  The kids and I were delighted since our plants haven’t really done much this year. 😦 Eagerly Purplicous put in her request for … Continue reading

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How to Stencil a cake

Over the weekend Thumper turned 2!  I tried valiantly to have him choose a cow, puppy, football etc. for a cake.  However when we Googled ball cakes a beach ball came up and their was no swaying his mind. So … Continue reading

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Blackberry Cobbler

Two weeks ago we were STILL drowning in blackberries so we hit the streets again for something new to try.  We stumbled upon a fabulous recipe on the Pioneer Woman Blog. We have since tried it twice! The munchkins even … Continue reading

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