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About Feisty Eats

I love to eat, entertain, exercise and try new life adventures. I am in my 30's and have a great husband, dog (Winston) and cat (Brinklie). I love to try or make new recipes and drink new beers.

DIY: Sugar free jelly, is it worth it

I can’t recall which magazine it is (Rachel Ray maybe?) but they compare two products to tell you which is worth it? For example, buying mini carrots or whole carrots and cutting them yourself depending on time, effort and cost. … Continue reading

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Pasta and Bean Soup

Well, sadly it is that time of year again. Instead of plates full of fresh garden vegetables and salads, we are starting to have pots full of warm soups using our (freshly) canned vegetables. Fall is making its arrival. I … Continue reading

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Southern Hills Sprint Triathlon, 2014

Ah! I did it! I am a sprint triathlete! I want to recap this day so I can remember it forever. Lots of pictures and thoughts to follow! I swam 0.5 mile, biked 12 miles and ran 3.1 miles. Below … Continue reading

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Dinner at Riverbound Farm

On Saturday, August 16th I attended Dinner at Riverbound Farms south of Mandan. This was the 2nd annual event where local harvest is celebrated at dinner featuring vegetables and herbs from Riverbound Farms and local meats from Cloverdale and Brown’s … Continue reading

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Reeses Pieces Peanut Butter White Chocolate Bark

This is a trashy (in a good way), oh so good, melt in your mouth bite of dessert. We have a layer of melted almond bark, topped with creamy, sweetened peanut butter, topped with more almond bark and Reese’s Pieces. … Continue reading

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No churn blueberry cheesecake ice cream

We had a potluck at work and I always want to contribute something. I was trying to think of what to bring other than the typical (and delicious) desserts, pasta salads or dips. I looked at the grocery ad and … Continue reading

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I became aware of Plated through a social media buddy/co-worker. If you search the #platedpics on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook you will see some great photos of the food. They have an excellent and easy to understand website. I’ll try … Continue reading

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