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Herbal Cheese Spread

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Herbal Cheese Spread

Herbal cheeses and cheese spreads you see in the stores cost about $12 per pound.  This recipe can be made for $4 +/- a pound. 

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Asian Salad and Salad Dressing

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Asian Salad and Salad Dressing

Our garden has been amazing this year.  We picked over 80 lb. of tomatoes by mid July.  We have dehydrated most of them, but we have had so many wonderful salads.  This favorite is a summer salad with an Asian twist. We made both the salad and the dressing. We also tested out a couple of our Kingfisher Designs sets while we were at it. Asian Salad Spinach and spring mix leaves 2 Tomatoes 1/2 cup fresh pineapple chopped in small pieces 1/4 cup dehydrated cranberries, 1 Clementine sectioned 2 T. Sunflower Seeds 1 chicken breast cut in cubes and sauted in olive oil...

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Get Organized With Your Own Bullet Journal

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Get Organized With Your Own Bullet Journal

Disorganized, overwhelmed, stressed?  It might be time to try a Bullet Journal - your own tailor made personal planning system.

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Too Much Mint / Too Many Cucumbers

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Too Much Mint / Too Many Cucumbers

Just the right thing for a hot day, especially when you have too much mint and too many cucumbers!

It's even better served with this Kingfisher Designs Copper Ladle.

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7 Sure Signs Your Small Space is Too Cluttered

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7 Sure Signs Your Small Space is Too Cluttered

We all have a few extra things sitting around the house.  It can be comforting to have your "things" around you, or it can disrupt your life and create chaos in your mind.   Here are a few thoughts on if you have "too much" clutter.1. You have to move things out of the way to sit down or use your dining room table. 2. You keep losing frequently used things. 3. You can't find things you know you have, so you buy another one. 4. Flat surfaces in your home are covered with random "stuff". 5. You have a...

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