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Farmers market

Have You Ever…? (The Food Edition)


Food.  We need it to survive.  Some of us may just leave it at that.  But, then there are some of us who: travel just to eat certain foods, love to cook every single day, wander the aisles of the grocery store just because, read cookbooks instead of the latest novel, and search out new restaurants to try every single…

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Small town diner

Small Town Cafes – The Best Breakfast You’ve Never Had


It’s been five hours since we stopped at Lona’s Corner Cafe for breakfast and I am still stuffed!  Lona’s Corner Cafe is a tiny restaurant in an even tinier town that serves breakfast and lunch.  I drive by this cafe everyday that I go to work, and have always thought “someday we have to eat there”.  Well, since the goal…

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Brrokie

Brookies – A Brownie and a Cookie Mash Up


You probably bake cookies from time to time, or bake a pan of brownies when you are required to “bring something”.  Well, it’s time for something new!  Next time, bake brookies!  What?  Brookies are moist chocolately deliciousness!  Brookies are the perfect combination of a brownie and a chocolate chip cookie.  How can you go wrong? Brookies are easy to make,…

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Ice Cream

Food Firsts – What’s New in the Grocery Store for Summer 2017


It’s finally summer, and that means there’s a new batch of fun summertime foods in the grocery stores!  I walked through four stores this past week, and here are some of the new foods that I found. (This post contains affiliate links for your convenience.  Read my full disclosure policy here.) Breakfast: The regular Belvita biscuits are a great breakfast, and…

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