Soft & Chewy Toffee Cookie Bars

Well, the National Championship didn’t quite pan out the way that any of us Kentucky Wildcats fans would have hoped.  We sat in our living room watching the game until midnight.  Jonathan yelled at the TV for 2 straight hours while I worked on the blog and gave out a shout here and there.  Seriously,… 

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Healthy Homemade Jiffy Cornbread Mini Muffins

Nothing goes better with a bowl of chili on these cold days than cornbread.  I found myself without Jiffy mix the other day and thought certainly I can make Jiffy cornbread muffins from scratch and even attempt at making them healthier.  I combined cornmeal, flour, coconut oil, a little bit of sugar, and eggs and… 

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Black-Eyed Pea Cheddar Chile Cornbread

Every month I gather with a small group of women at our church.  They are women in different ages and stages of life who meet for 3 hours to have dinner and discuss a book (We’re reading Instruments in the Redeemer’s Hands – which I highly, highly recommend!).  The lady that heads these groups up… 

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Strawberry Almond Cake w/ Almond Frosting (made w/ maple syrup & white whole wheat flour)

This past weekend my husband celebrated his 30th birthday!  We were in Nashville for a wedding he was officiating and did our best to celebrate there, but we were without our girls.  So today we did the official celebration with the whole family reunited.  I wanted to make him a cake and this wonderful combination… 

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