Strawberry Mango Salsa Recipe

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Strawberry Mango Salsa With warm weather finally gracing the bulk of our country, it seemed the perfect time to share this lovely Strawberry Mango Salsa Recipe with you.  This easy recipe uses all fresh ingredients, so you will be happy to serve it to your guests and family.  Strawberry Mango Salsa make not only a […]

Best Roses to Use in an Archway or Trellis

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Just about all gardeners love growing roses and enjoying the beauty and fragrance of their blooms. Adding a trellis or archway to your garden adds height and character to your garden.  Covering it with climbing roses is  another chance to add flowers and even bring a new type of rose plant into the garden. There […]

Copycat Long John Silvers Chicken Planks Recipe

Copycat Long John Silver's Chicken

Do you love Long John Silver’s Chicken Planks like I do?  Well, today I have a great copycat version to share with you.  It’s perfect if the nearest Long John Silver’s is at least an hours drive. Why not make a big batch of these copycat chicken planks this weekend to enjoy with your family.  […]

Cheesy Ranch Mini Potato Croquettes Recipe #HiddenValleyIt

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Article brought to you by Hidden Valley Ranch. Opinions and recipe are my own. I love cheese and potatoes and Hidden Valley Ranch Dressing, so they are the stars in today’s recipe, and they make one great team. Perhaps, I was channeling some mid century housewife, or Julia Child, but I decided some easy potato […]

Copycat Wendy’s Frosty Recipe

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Who doesn’t love the cool, refreshing taste of a Wendy’s Frosty, especially during the summertime? This recipe for 3 Ingredient Copycat Wendy’s Frosty allows you to make the frozen treat any time you’d like, right in your own kitchen! All you need to create this chocolaty confection are Cool Whip, sweetened condensed milk and chocolate […]

I Grow Connection #GroSomethingGreater


As a child of about six years of age, my parent’s gave me my first gardening space. It was a small garden right in front of the house (what on earth were they thinking…lol). Did I tend this prominent garden well? No. Like most children that age, the novelty wore off quickly. The weeds flourished, and I watered rarely. Despite my neglect a few flowers bloomed, and I bloomed with pride over…