Double Chocolate Ferrero Rocher Cookies Recipe

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These Double Chocolate Ferrero Rocher cookies are sure to please even the most voracious chocoholic.  Technically, they are more like quadruple chocolate (chocolate cookie, with milk chocolate, white chocolate and the Ferroro Rocher).  Anyway, what’s in a name, it’s a whole lot of chocolate.  Enjoy! Double Chocolate Ferroro Rocher Cookies Recipe Author: Robin Gagnon These Ferrero […]

Natural Mosquito Control For Your Backyard

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One of the unfortunate realities of a balmy summer night is mosquito’s.  Their buzzing and biting can ruin a great barbeque and you may not want to or may be unable to wear the store bought chemical laden aerosol that promises to ward them off.  There are some plants you can set out and several […]

Wicked Good Vegetarian Chili #PumpkinCan

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This post brought to you by Libby’s. All opinions are 100% mine. This “Wicked Good” Vegetarian Chili recipe is the result of my attempts to create a tasty and satisfying chili, which was both vegan and grain-free. I loved the results, so I’m going to call this one a big success. My secret weapons; Libby’s […]

Growing Vegetables in Your Flower Garden

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Growing vegetables in the middle of a flower garden might seem strange to some, but with a little planning they can actually grow very well together. We have become very used to dividing up the types of plants that we grow, keeping vegetables in a dedicated vegetable garden and segregating flower planting to decorative beds. […]

Southern Charm Potato Salad Recipe

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Southern Potato Salad is a recipe everyone should have in their go to recipe collection, no matter where they live. Just because I’m a Yankee, doesn’t mean I don’t love a heaping helping of good old fashioned Southern Potato Salad.   What could be better at a picnic than a tangy egg and potato salad, after […]

Skinny Black Bean Guacamole Recipe

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This Skinny Black Bean Guacamole is a super quick way to prepare a healthy vegan lunch, just add a few chips. It is also a great topping for meats, grilled veggies, veggie burgers or tex-mex meals. Plenty of unsaturated fat & fiber to keep you full throughout the day. While this Black Bean Guacamole recipe […]

Semi-Homemade Strawberry Shortcake Cookie Cups Recipe

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These easy semi-homemade Strawberry Cookie Cups, are a great way to serve a wonderful dessert in a pinch.  Fresh strawberries and whipped cream bring simple sugar cookie dough up to the next level.  In this recipe, store bought cookie dough was used, but by all means, making your own dough would be even better… just […]

How to Prep and Plant Hanging Baskets

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Adding a hanging basket to your outside living room, porch or along the front of your home is a fabulous way to extend the garden. The work that goes into the prep and planting for hanging baskets is fairly simple and you can put together several in a day so that you always have something […]