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Bean with Ham Soup

December 30, 2014

This is another classic recipe that reminds me of my Mom. She absolutely loved eating bean with ham soup and as a result, I was raised eating this soup. It is complete comfort food to me. My Mom loved to make it throughout the fall and winter months because it not only was great for warming me up when I was cold, but it was hearty enough to…

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Baked Apples with Cinnamon (Recipes for One)

October 15, 2014

When fall rolls around, it is time for apple season. And I look excitedly for the appearance of Macintosh apples in my local supermarket. They are absolutely my favorite apple for baking. I guess that is because I grew up in Michigan and Macintosh apples are the quintessential Michigan apple. Of course, they were my mom’s favorite apples as well. And she always used them for baking…and just…

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Simple Peach Smoothie (Recipes for One)

June 17, 2014

Smoothies are a great addition to any diet! They are simple to make and yet provide some powerful nutrients. You can easily drink at least one smoothie a day as a meal replacement. This smoothie is great because it is very nutrient-dense. It also provides a whole lot of essential nutrition in one serving. That has been achieved through the use of a couple of superfood additions. The…

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Baked Apples (Recipes for One)

January 6, 2014
Picture of two baked apples on a plate

Have you ever had baked apples? This recipe really brings me back to childhood. My mother absolutely loved to make these during the cold fall and winter nights as dessert. Growing up in Michigan, she always used Macintosh apples with are plentiful there. While other apples may taste good, there is nothing like a Macintosh baked apple! I always know that fall has arrived when I start to…