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GrowCookEat: Grilled Baby Artichokes with Lemon

I planted two artichoke plants in our garden. I love artichokes but they are always so expensive here. Occasionally they will go on sale, but most often they are a few dollars each and that just seems crazy! I can’t wait till my plant starts producing some, which I’m guessing probably won’t be until next …

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Buttermilk Olive Oil Muffins with Lemon and Honey

I’ve mentioned before that Logan is my picky eater. He’s recently decided that he likes muffins, especially these zucchini apple spice muffins and orange spice banana bread (made as muffins instead of bread). The catch is that he doesn’t like muffins with visible chunks of “stuff” in them; it’s a texture issue. For example, blueberry …

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All-Natural Moisturizing Kitchen Hand Scrub

Remember the All-Natural Moisturizing Kitchen Hand Scrub that so many of you loved? I’ve written a more detailed how-to article with additional pictures and tips for decorating for Craft Magazine Online. Craft is featuring the hand scrub recipe as a great idea for a homemade Mother’s Day gift. Check out the pictures and instructions here. …

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All-Natural Moisturizing Kitchen Hand Scrub

Featuring lemon, oil, sugar and salt, this All-Natural Moisturizing Kitchen Hand Scrub is a simple DIY gift to prepare – perfect for the holiday season or teacher gifts.  Save this recipe for All-Natural Moisturizing Kitchen Hand Scrub to Pinterest! Homemade Lemon Sugar Scrub Recipe This is a different sort of post. It doesn’t involve a recipe …

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flavor? check! tenderness? check!

Ever since reading about roasting citrus at The Kitchn I have wanted to try it. I googled something like “citrus roasted chicken,” then looked at the image results, since it’s all about the picture for me. I found one that looked super yummy, and the recipe sounded great. But, I’ve had my share of disappointments …

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