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Healthier Dinner With 1 Easy Change

Photo courtesy of Creative Commons 2.0, SliceOfChic Healthier Dinner With 1 Easy Change  A healthier dinner is obtainable. Small steps will make it easier. Today we will start with 1 easy change: starting dinner with a salad.  Benefits of starting dinner with a salad It’s quick and easy to make Consume more vegetables during dinner. […]

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Find Recipes Easily With Online Recipe Storage

Find Recipes Easily With Online Recipe Storage Tired of thumbing through stacks of cookbooks or magazines to find recipes? Me too. I started saving recipes in online recipe storage a few years back. Searching was still a struggle as it is easy to store thousands of recipes. However, using some search tricks will make it […]

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How Can 7 Hours of Food Preparation Simplify Your Life?

  How Can 7 Hours of Food Preparation Simplify Your Life? By: Lori Thayer  Did she say 7 hours of food preparation? Is she crazy? It sure does seem like a long time but having just finished the work I can assure you it isn’t so bad. My feet were a bit tired at the […]

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Your Body Is Talking, Are you Listening?

Your Body Is Talking, Are you Listening? By: Lori Thayer There must be an easier way. I bet you’ve asked yourself this many times, about a number of different situations. Possibly you want an easier way to lose a little weight, or get over an allergy. You’ve tried all the different diets or medications and […]

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Online Recipe Storage & Organization

      I can spend hours looking at recipes online. The recipes all look so good and I want to try almost every one. The question is…how do I find that one amazing recipe when I’m ready to make it? Online Recipe Storage doesn’t have to be spread out among the “recipe boxes” of your […]

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Simple Tips To Save Time Shopping

Shopping can either be a chore or a joy.  Whether you like it or not may depend on the season, the store you are in or if you even know what you are looking for. Save time shopping by following these simple tips. What do you need? Keep a list on the fridge where everyone […]

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Dinner Recipes: Cheeseburger Pie

A popular dinner recipe from when I was growing up is being featured on Great Expectations. This is a kid-friendly comfort food type of dish: Cheeseburger Pie.  See the recipe here. Along with the recipe I give tips for modifications and making the recipe healthier. (Back in the 70s most recipes didn’t consider nutrition). Also […]

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Dinner Tonight: Beef Taco Bake

Not sure what to make for dinner tonight?  Meals that can be made from leftover ingredients are a hit with busy moms.   What about a Beef Taco Bake.  A recipe is given below.  More can be found at Food.com. Casseroles are a great dinner option.  They generally involve a little preparation followed by some baking […]

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