S’mores Granola Bars

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With our youngest son's severe food allergies, most commercially made granola bars are not safe for him. With a few changes, they are delicious with sunflower seeds used. Making a batch of bars is quick work, and once baked, can be cut into bars, wrapped up and frozen for later … [Continue reading]

No-Bake Fudge Granola Bars

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These are not a granola bar, in the way you might expect. The oats soak up the fudgy mixture and become nearly a candy bar. Kids will love these! No-Bake Fudge Granola Bars Ingredients: ½ cup Sunbutter (or any peanut or nut butter) 1/3 cup honey ¼ cup neutral vegetable oil 1 cup … [Continue reading]

Jam Bars

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I was trying ideas for new granola bar recipes and made these - which are not a granola bar, but closer to dessert time. They are though quite … [Continue reading]

SoFabU On The Road

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I love when I can attend conferences - especially ones for bloggers. I'll be honest, they are mini-vacations for me. I get me-time, time with other … [Continue reading]

The Cheesecake Bible – Lemon Cheesecake

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200 recipes to choose from is quite a bit, so I took a long time going over them in The Cheesecake Bible. I decided on a no-bake cheesecake, because … [Continue reading]

Tender & Moist Soda Bread

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I really, really don't like the concept of "Irish Soda Bread". My problem is it is SO dry normally. You have to have a bowl of stew to dip it … [Continue reading]

Vegetable Curry

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Curry sauces needn't be feared - they are easy to pull together, and the beauty is you can put most anything in a curry sauce. The veggies I used are … [Continue reading]

Chocolate Chip Cheesecake Pie

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I had a couple of packages of Nancy's Cultured Cream Cheese I needed to use, and had such a craving for cheesecake. What I didn't have though was a … [Continue reading]

Raised Garden Beds

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Raised Garden Beds. A very hot topic for gardeners and urban (or suburban!) homesteaders. They are being talked about from where you expect … [Continue reading]

Triple Apple Pie Filling

Simple, comforting, late season winter food. It is great as a filling for a pie or cobbler, but also over ice cream and yogurt. Triple Apple Pie … [Continue reading]