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Tagged With: Kentucky

Easiest Fruit Tart Ever

I have to tell you something. Some of my best recipes came about when I was 19 years old and college-student poor! My recipe for the Easiest Fruit Tart Ever is my favorite quick, gourmet dessert or freshly made breakfast treat! I have made it thousands of times and it never ceases to amaze me how awesome … Continue reading »

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Skinny Shepherd’s Pie

I am nearly 5’11” tall so you might not think I could have a problem managing weight, but I do, and always have. At my highest weight I was 261 pounds! My recipe for Skinny Shepherd’s Pie is proof that you can take your old, warm, and hearty family recipes and rework them to be healthy and … Continue reading »

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My Easy Healthy Muffin

Even though I have been making a version of my easy muffin recipe for what seems like 40 years, this particular recipe is in honor of my longtime friend, Angie. She was diagnosed with diabetes some time ago, and had been searching online for a muffin recipe that was healthy for diabetics and versatile, yet tasty. When … Continue reading »

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Jacked Up Cauliflower

If you like spicy foods, but not hot, you will love my recipe for Kentucky-grown Jacked Up Cauliflower! You’ll find yourself sneaking into the fridge in the middle of the night for a spoonful – it’s that addicting! It’s easy, versatile, low carb (if you care about that!), Kentucky Proud®, and just plain old DELISH! I have made a … Continue reading »

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Cantaloupe Ginger Frozen Yogurt

If you love fresh cantaloupe, you will absolutely love my super easy recipe for Cantaloupe Ginger Frozen Yogurt! With only six ingredients, you can throw it together in a blender, put it in your ice cream freezer, and enjoy a delicious, healthy dessert by the time dinner is finished! This recipe was inspired by a “quick” … Continue reading »

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Roasted Heirloom Tomato Pie

Living in the Farm Tour Capital of Kentucky, Oldham County, there really is no way I can visit a market and not take a gander at all the gorgeous, colorful, yet ugly, heirloom tomatoes! This is my Roasted Heirloom Tomato Pie recipe based on those sugar babies! The story comes from a long list of Amish and children’s home memories, has … Continue reading »

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Fresh Blueberry Mojito Sorbet

As you know, my memories, both past and present, are tied to food. But they’re also tied to drinks! My fondness of mojitos is no surprise to those who really know me. I have an absolute love for anything mint. As a matter of fact, my neighborhood Dairy Queen knows me as the customer who orders Mint Oreo … Continue reading »

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National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY

I have to tell you a secret, but you can’t tell anyone else. When I received my travel itinerary from Telia at the Bowling Green Tourism office, I was not at all excited when I saw the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY on my list of stops. However, after now having taken the tour, if … Continue reading »

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Bluegrass Country Estate B&B – La Grange, KY

Don’t you find it difficult to explain the feelings you had after a really enjoyable trip has ended? I will be sharing with you my experiences in other communities with hopes that I can give you just a taste, and you become intrigued enough to visit and make your own memories. This getaway to Bluegrass Country Estate B&B in true horse country was for a week and includes … Continue reading »

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Molasses Cookies with Crystallized Ginger

In my life, every recipe has a story and this one is no different. I can now laugh when I reflect on the week leading up to today when I finally decided to bake these cookies. Oh, there’s a story, as usual, and it all started a week ago with “The Five Love Languages,” by Gary Chapman, of all things. “Experience” … Continue reading »

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