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How to Recreate a Favorite Memory Using Candles

Recreate a favorite memory using candles by designing a display with special items and the perfect scent to trigger past magical moments. Have you ever caught the whiff of a scent that transports you back to a particular place and time, almost as if you were there, experiencing that moment all over again? This is called a “scent memory” and researchers say that this type of memory tends to be more emotionally powerful than memories that are triggered by sounds […]

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Sundays on Silverado #120

Life Lately Mother Nature delivered some real winter weather to us this week. Snow, wind, and blustery cold weather. That kind of nonsense definitely called for some hot cocoa by the fire, and our #kingofchristmas flocked Christmas set. This sweet little elf is making the holiday season so much fun already. The tree went up at her house, instantly stirring her curiosity. Plus, she’s officially on the move now! Go, baby, go. 👏🏻 Stay tuned for next week. I can’t […]

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Starbucks Copycat Sugar Plum Cheese Danish

These Starbucks Copycat Sugar Plum Cheese Danish are so easy to whip up at home. The spiced jam filling gives them a warm, holiday flavor just like Starbucks. I love Starbucks. Okay, well, I love coffee in general, so it makes sense that Starbucks is one of my favorite places. There’s one on every corner, I often have some gift cards thanks to my sweet students and their families, and, let’s face it, Starbucks does come up with some rather […]

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Easy Italian Ricotta Cake with Chocolate Chips

This easy Italian Ricotta Cake with Chocolate Chips is a simple recipe that turns out a delicious cake with a fluffy texture and just the right amount of chocolate chips. A simple cake recipe is nice to have on hand for this time of year when you might need something to serve to house guests, take to a potluck, or add to your holiday menu. Plus, it’s the perfect Italian dessert to finish off a family dinner. How to Make […]

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Layered Peanut Butter Brownies

These triple-layered peanut butter brownies will make chocolate and peanut butter lovers rejoice! Fudgy brownies, with a creamy peanut butter filling, topped with a rich chocolate layer…this is bound to become your new favorite brownie recipe! How to Make Layered Chocolate Peanut Butter Brownies This peanut butter brownie recipe looks more complicated than it is. It’s actually a very easy recipe to whip up and is such a crowd-pleaser. In a medium saucepan, melt two sticks of butter and 1/3 […]

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Chocolate Zucchini Bread

This simple-to-make chocolate zucchini bread is packed with healthy zucchini, yet tastes like chocolate cake. You can customize it with any flavor of baking chips you like: semi-sweet, milk, dark, white… even peanut butter chips! I recently harvested this whopper of a zucchini from my garden. I usually like to pick my zucchini when they are smaller, but this guy was hiding from me. Since it had gotten so large, I knew it was destined to become zucchini bread, but […]

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Prime Purchases– August 2022

It’s the first Tuesday of the month, so I’m linking up with Tanya again for our montly great Amazon Prime finds! Scroll down to check them all out! Oh, and to make sure you don’t miss any of our monthly Prime Purchases posts, you can subscribe by entering your email HERE.😍 This post contains affiliate links for your convenience. Thank you for reading and supporting my blog. My Prime Finds for the Month Granite Gold This 3-pack of cleaner and polish worked so […]

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Peach Almond Breakfast Cookies

Peach Almond Breakfast Cookies are filled with good ingredients: fresh peaches, oatmeal, almonds, and whole-wheat flour. The perfect grab ‘n’ go breakfast or healthy snack! Are you ready for another fun Pinterest Challenge? This month’s challenge, hosted by Cindy from County Road 407, is all about good ol’ summer-fresh peaches! For this month’s post, we are all creating a different recipe inspired by this luscious photo of fresh peaches… Health Benefits of Peaches Not only are peaches delicious, but did you […]

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Lemon Zucchini Bread

If you love Starbucks Lemon Loaf, then this Lemon Zucchini Bread is bound to be your new favorite. Reminiscent of the coffee company’s signature loaf, but with zucchini for added nutrients and moisture, this is the perfect summer dessert or snack. My garden is pumping out zucchini right now in two different varieties. I brought these in today; the smaller one got used for dinner, and the larger got grated up to make this delicious Lemon Zucchini Loaf to have […]

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Fourth of July Celebration Essentials

July 4th is one of my favorite holidays, and I love hosting a good old-fashioned family barbecue with delicious summer food, and lots of red, white & blue Fourth of July Celebration Essentials. Let’s Eat! July 4 is about the only holiday where I rely on disposable dinnerware. For my family, this summer holiday is more “picnic style”. If it’s not sweltering hot, we like to eat outside and paper plates and napkins just work better for this. Plus, disposable […]

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