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Gummy Worm Treats You Can Make With Your Kids

Gummy Worm Treats You Can Make With Your Kids

These Gummy Worm Treats are the perfect activity you can do with your kids when they can’t get out of doors.  What about ideas for Spring Break?  Baking with children creates wonderful memories for you and them.  And listen, who doesn’t love rice krispie squares and gummy worms?  A match made in heaven right?

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Hi there, I'm Judy.  I believe everyone should experience the joy of creating old fashioned recipes, just like Mom or Grandma used to make. And I also help you to create those memories for you and your family with Simple, Delicious, Wholesome recipes that you can learn to make. Simple Living isn't just a concept.  It's a state of mind. Comforting food and Simple Living. It's all here.

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THE SIMPLE LIFE

The Simple Life | 7 Easy Tips To Get Started

The Simple Life | 7 Easy Tips To Get Started

What does it mean to live a simple life? Well, what does Simple Living mean to you? I ask this because I’ve found that it means so many different things and depends on where you are in life. Maybe you just want to get off the 9 to 5 treadmill and live at a slower...

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How To Set Up a Baker’s Pantry

  How To Set Up A Baker's Pantry. Okay so the holidays are almost here, you have been seeing all these drool worthy recipes on social media - like facebook, pinterest, twitter, instagram and YOU ARE READY! There is that family dinner your significant other wants you...

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Feeling Overwhelmed? 7 Self-Care Tips To Help You

Download Now! These 26 Motivational Quotes will definitely inspire you and get your productivity juices flowing again.  * post may contain affiliate links - what does that mean?   Does your "To Do" List make you want to lie down? You just don’t know how to get through...

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DIY Homemade Food Gifts | How To Wrap a Pie for a Gift!

Homemade Food Gifts are a wonderful way to share the love! Usually around the holidays, Thanksgiving and Christmas, we often see beautifully photographed articles in my favorite magazines about food and baking gifts you can create to give to friends and family.  A...

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Summer Hygge? You Betcha! It’s all about the Feels….

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RV Tire Maintenance Could Save Your Life

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READER FAVOURITES!

Chocolate Mayan Bundt Cake with Kahlua!

Chocolate Mayan Bundt Cake with Kahlua!

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Classic Quiche For the Best Brunch Ever!

Classic Quiche For the Best Brunch Ever!

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Crock Pot Lemon Blueberry Cheesecake

Crock Pot Lemon Blueberry Cheesecake

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Cranberry Cherry Tarts With Almond Glaze

Cranberry Cherry Tarts With Almond Glaze

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Rustic Pear & Blueberry Galette

Rustic Pear & Blueberry Galette

Rustic Pear Galette with Blueberries looks so elegant, your guests will think you've spent hours slaving in the kitchen!  Well you can always dust a little flour on your nose, just for effect you know?  I will share this amazing recipe with you, including a link to an...

50 Best Instant Pot Recipes From the Best Bloggers!

50 Best Instant Pot Recipes From the Best Bloggers!

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WINTER CLASSICS!

The Best Homemade Pumpkin Pie Recipe!

The Best Homemade Pumpkin Pie Recipe!

A delightfully rich and creamy homemade pumpkin pie is the perfect holiday dessert.  Thanksgiving dinners everywhere traditionally include this time honoured classic pie recipe.  With just a hint of pumpkin pie spice, the creamy pumpkin pie filling is made with love...

Easy Iced Coffee and Cream Pie is Like Iced  Cappucino!

Easy Iced Coffee and Cream Pie is Like Iced Cappucino!

Easy Iced Coffee and Cream Pie?     You really have to make this!  A pie that tastes like an iced cappuccino and is a cool, yummy summertime treat - one Iced Coffee and Cream Pie just won't be enough!  Do you like chocolate, vanilla, coffee,and toffee?  Then you will...

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Homemade Butter Tarts | Grandma’s Recipe Has Only 3 Ingredients!

Homemade Butter Tarts.   This post was originally published in November 2015 and updated on June 24, 2018.  An awesome family favorite, the Butter Tart is the number 1 tart in our family!   Did you know that Butter Tarts are uniquely Canadian and this gooey confection...

Chocolate Raspberry Tart & Sugar Cookie Crust

Chocolate Raspberry Tart & Sugar Cookie Crust

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Classic Quiche For the Best Brunch Ever!

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Salted Caramel Mousse In Puff Pastry | An Easy and Elegant Dessert!

Salted Caramel Mousse In Puff Pastry | An Easy and Elegant Dessert!

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Deliciously Easy Upside Down Apple Cake Recipe

Deliciously Easy Upside Down Apple Cake Recipe

This amazing upside down apple cake recipe is an adaptation from my favorite recipe place food.com.  It is so delicious, full of good things and it's like eating a baked apple surrounded by yummy cake! The baked apples are surrounded by a moist, dense cake, lightly...

Pumpkin Pie Recipe Roundup | Pie Awesomeness Awaits

Pumpkin Pie Recipe Roundup | Pie Awesomeness Awaits

The Pumpkin Pie Recipe Roundup is here to save your day!  Any one of these amazing pumpkin pie recipes will  rock your holiday dinner and you will look like a Baking Rock Star. This roundup includes family favorites and some new discoveries, because change...

Instant Pot Mint Chocolate Cheesecake

Instant Pot Mint Chocolate Cheesecake

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The Best Paleo Banana Muffin Recipe | A Healthy Start to Your Day!

The Best Paleo Banana Muffin Recipe | A Healthy Start to Your Day!

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Skinny Lemon Poppy Seed Muffin Recipe

Skinny Lemon Poppy Seed Muffin Recipe

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