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Melted Snowman Buffet

Every winter break, we love to bake and decorate cookies. I thought this go ’round we’d shake it up a bit. And you know how I love a theme, so join that love with our yet-unmet hope for snow this … Continue reading

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Delicious…Without Being Hand-Cranked!

Does a bowl of homemade ice cream say, “Summer is here,” to you? Growing up in south Alabama, the summers were always HOT.  The heat was a great excuse to make some ice cream. My dad loved homemade ice cream and we … Continue reading

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Shrimp Tostadas, Anyone?

Being big into cooking, I’m always looking for new, tasty, and healthy recipes… I found this one, and it’s pretty much the perfect Summer recipe! It’s really simple to make…your kids can help! Check it out… Shrimp Tostadas | Afrodita … Continue reading

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White Velvety Butter Cupcakes with Vanilla Buttercream Frosting – God Wants to Bless Us

These are really the best white cupcakes I have ever had. They are extremely light and fluffy. This recipe is totally different from how I normally start baking by creaming the butter and sugar.  A year ago when I first … Continue reading

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Recipe for Unleavened Bread – What Does It Represent? What is Leavened Bread?

Baking unleavened bread is a great activity for your family to learn the differences between leavened bread and unleavened bread.  I have given you ideas to discuss how unleavened bread was made and what it represented during bible times. I … Continue reading

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Potato Yeast Rolls – Jesus Talks About Yeast

Yeast is used as a leavening agent when making breads and baked goods. When yeast is added to a mixture of dough, a fermentation process begins as the yeast eats the sugars and releases carbon dioxide gas. The yeast absorbs … Continue reading

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Crock-Pot Sweet Caramelized Onions – A Sweet Aroma to God.

Onions are naturally sweet. When you cook onions low and slow, it brings out all the natural sugar in the onions.  Bringing the natural sugar out of the onions, reminds me of being a Christian.  We are not naturally sweet. … Continue reading

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Crock-Pot Chicken and Dumplings – Use This Time in the Kitchen to Talk About the Cross

I have already posted a recipe for homemade Chicken and Dumplings but I wanted to also give you this easier Crock-Pot Chicken and Dumplings.  This recipe is so much easier. To tell you the truth, my kids rave about the … Continue reading

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Crock-Pot Beef Stroganoff – Adoption is a Perfect Picture of God’s Love

This post is by Diane R., contributing author to Our Neighborhood Blog. Diane is a wife and mother of five and writes a blog: Recipes For Our Daily Bread (http://recipesforourdailybread.com/) which shares stories and recipes to encourage families to cook … Continue reading

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Share Some Valentine’s Day Love and Chocolate with Family and Friends

Chocolate, Caramel, and Pecan Covered Pretzels and Apples (Turtle Apples and Turtle Petzel Rods) Plus Chocolate Covered Strawberries and Heart Shaped Rice Krispie Treats drizzled with melted White Chocolate. These mouth-watering, scrumptious, delectable treats are really easy to do.  This post … Continue reading

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