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Drinks -

I have been stuck with a wonderful cold for the past two weeks (thanks better half). You know what I mean… coughing, sneezing, runny nose, sore throat etc. I am finally beginning to feel better but my throat is still a little sore and you can only drink so many Hot Toddies, or can you?While searching the inter webs for a new concoction that would help my throat and maybe just make me feel a bit better I came across the medicine ball. The medicine ball is a drink from Starbucks that many people have been ordering to help alleviate...

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It’s always a good idea to have some type of broth in your pantry. Chicken, beef, vegetable or seafood broth can be the base of so many amazing dishes but have you ever went into your pantry and realized there was no broth to be found? I have and it stinks. But what if I told you that making your own broth is not only simple but also tastes 100 times better than the stuff you get in the box? It is and today we are making vegetable broth.

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Desserts -

I love working with fondant, but I can’t stand the taste of store bought fondant. This recipe for marshmallow fondant is simple to make and who doesn’t love marshmallows!!

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Desserts -

A friend of the family asked if I could make a cake for his son’s birthday party. He is a huge Minecraft fan and wanted Steve’s head for the cake. Now I love decorating cakes, but I have never decorated one that was pixelated like this one. The Minecraft cake was a lot of fun to make, but it did take a bit of time to make.  Ensure to give yourself enough time to work on this cake. It’s going to take a lot of time from start to finish. After some planning I decided to go with a 10″X10″...

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Bearded Badass Rub, Beef, Soup -

It’s starting to feel a little more like spring and boy I am so excited. Warm weather will soon be upon us but until spring finally arrives there are still some cold days and nights left to get through. Just no snow… please no more snow. This recipe is a hearty, stick to your bones type of soup that is perfect for a cold night. With ground beef, vegetables, broth and a few seasonings you can have an amazing meal on your family’s table in no time at all. Did I mention that this dish is also budget friendly?

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