Monthly Archives: April 2015

Banana Bread Bars

These banana bars are baked in a jelly roll pan and frosted with a sweet, buttery frosting. They are great to serve with coffee, for breakfast, as a snack or just because. They are moist with the addition of sour … Continue reading

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Perfect boiled AND peeled eggs

Yes, you read that correctly. I love boiled eggs, deviled eggs, egg salad, etc. but I don’t make those things nearly as often as I’d like because I HATED (with the force of a thousand suns) peeling eggs. I’ve tried … Continue reading

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CC Pretzel Cookies

Today I’m happy to bring you a guest post! My Mom baked up these cookies and was kind enough to snap a few photos, provide the recipe and give a little color commentary at the end of this post. These … Continue reading

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That time I got hit by a car running

I think every runner or cyclist’s biggest fear is getting hit by a car. I got hit by a car running! Disclaimer: the car was going slower than I was and I am more than OK. Here’s how the situation … Continue reading

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Chipotle Ham and Bean Soup

Soup season’s prime time is definitely winter. But as us hearty North Dakotans know, summer and consistently warm days don’t REALLY arrive until July. Ugh. So…if you have to have a leftover ham bone in your freezer from Easter maybe … Continue reading

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Double Peanut Butter Paisley Brownies

I whipped up these brownies one night when I was in a rush. We have new neighbors who just moved in and I wanted to take them a welcome treat. Since I didn’t have a lot of time, I just … Continue reading

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Time for another installment of “What I Ate Wednesday”. I’m currently working on eating whole, healthy food for the most part.  I’m pretty focused on eating healthy Monday-Saturday for the most part. On Sunday, I usually “slip” up a little … Continue reading

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