Posts Categorized: let’s eat

raspberry banana bread

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I make banana bread quite often because of the amount of bananas that we’d throw out uneaten if I didn’t. They seem to get brown too soon for us most weeks. Instead of making the same recipe each time I add flavors and a little texture to mix it up. This week we added tart raspberries and the little people loved it. I prefer to… Read more »

banana muffins back in black, blackberry that is

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2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/3 cup butter 3/4 cup sugar 1 egg, beaten 2 -3 mashed bananas 1/2 cup fresh blackberries 1/4 milk Directions Preheat oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit. Combine dry materials and wet into separate bowls. Stir wet into dry and mix them well. Line cupcake pan or spray with nonstick spray…. Read more »

in winter banana bread is my fruit serving for the day

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The small boys at my house love this as a breakfast on the go, and it’s so simple to make I don’t know why I haven’t always made a weekly loaf of banana bread! It’s great with coffee or tea for an afternoon pick me up, wonderful as a gift to a friend, and a kids’ snack for any time of the day. Why aren’t… Read more »

cheesy turkey sloppy joe casserole

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For those January evenings that require something warm and filling a casserole is handy. I like to surprise the fam with a new one now and then. Here’s an easy one that is colorful and hearty. Happy dinnertime, friends! Ingredients 1 pound ground beef or turkey 1 green bell pepper, chopped 1 red bell pepper, chopped 1 chopped clove garlic 1 chopped onion 1 (14.5… Read more »

easy cheesy potato casserole dinner because winter

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This casserole is right up my alley, with cheesy goodness and easy ingredients. It almost feels too easy and you are looking behind you on the counter to see if you made one of those boxed hamburger dinners… like in college. This casserole is way better tasting so you’d come to your senses fast and realize no box was involved. The best part is that anyone small in your house will eat… Read more »