Day 13: Nutella Pudgy Pies

I am dreaming of camping once again. This time it involves the pudgy pies we used to make with the kids over the campfire. Not familiar with pudgy pies? They are the simplest things ever.  Here it is: The pudgy…

Nutella Day 8: Oatmeal Nutella Bars

There are four basic food groups: milk chocolate, dark chocolate, white chocolate and chocolate truffles. Author Unknown I found this quote today, words of wisdom from some unknown source. I am adding another chocolate find to my 31 Day List…

DIY Flower Pens

I have had this little pot of flowers on my desk for a long time. It’s one of my favorite things. My youngest son made it for me some years ago. You see I was having a problem with my…
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Penelope Van Princess

Penelope Van Princess was a fable I heard growing up, recently I decided to dig a little deeper.  I was shocked when I read this story and realized it was more than just a fabled tale!  One of the best…
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Roasted Tuscan Tomatoes

One of my favorite things to do with tomatoes, other than canning them, is to make roasted tuscan tomatoes. It’s amazing what roasting does to the flavor of things. Somehow it just accentuates the fresh taste. This is a technique…