Things You Learn About REAL Cold

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There are things that you learn about when you live in a climate with REAL cold weather. Of course, I’m not talking about North Carolina cold, or even Wisconsin cold. I’m talking about cold like this: Yeah, you’re reading that right. At those temperatures, you learn some things. Here’s a baker’s dozen of interesting things […]

Hot Artichoke & Spinach Dip

Hot Artichoke & Spinach Dip

  If you’ve ever had this dip in a restaurant, you’ll remember the ooey gooey deliciousness. Recreate it in your own home any time you like…and it’s perfect for that Game Day spread or any other get together!

Homemade Cajun Seasoning

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  Another simple “homemade” version of the seasoning mixes you buy in the store – made from basic spices you probably already have at home. In a dish, combine the following: 2 Tb Salt 1 1/2 tsp Paprika 1 1/2 tsp Cayenne Pepper 1 1/2 tsp Black Pepper 1 1/2 tsp Oregano     Stir […]

Here We Go Again

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So, in the next few weeks, my husband will begin making inquiries, and calling “they that know” to try and get an idea of where we might get stationed next. We have completed 2 years and 4 months of our 3 year tour in Alaska. So that means 7-8 months from now, we’ll be loading […]

Corn Casserole | #SundaySupper

Corn Casserole from The Foodie Army Wife

It’s time for a culinary trip down memory lane! This week, I am sharing a family favorite. I grew up having this dish at every major holiday. To some, Thanksgiving smells like Turkey – for me, it is the smell of Corn Casserole. For some Christmas smells like a goose or ham baking. For me, […]

A Throw-Back Recipe: Chipped Beef

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Yesterday, I shared this photo on Instagram and Twitter, and was blown away by all the feedback I received about it! My favorite being this one: “Yum is right! Brings memories of home and love and comfort and security”  

#WeekdaySupper Jan 14 – 18

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Those of you that have been following my posts for a while, whether it was on here or on my old blog, will be reminded of the many #SundaySupper posts that I have shared. Well, now it is time for something new! In addition to #SundaySupper, our group is sharing meals that are ideal for […]

Caramel Apple Bread | It’s Your Birthday #SundaySupper!

Caramel Apple Bread

This week, the #SundaySupper movement turns 1 year old! I didn’t discover this wonderful group until April, but we are celebrating by sharing recipes that we have been dying to make, inspired by other contributors.  I have wanted to make this lovely bread since I saw Patsy from FamFriendsFood.com, post it. I have jumped on […]

I found my hat!

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Ever since we moved into our new army housing in July, I have been missing my favorite winter hat. My poor hat – it really needs to be replaced…it is coming apart in some places, but it has faithfully kept my head, ears and cheeks warm when out photographing the northern lights, or running to […]

Homemade Instant Oatmeal

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There is little more comforting than a bowl of warm, oatmeal on a winter morning. Instant oatmeal is very convenient, but I am one of those “make it yourself” people and don’t like to buy pre-made mixes. Thankfully making your own instant oatmeal mix is super easy to do!

Lemon Zucchini Muffins

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I absolutely love lemon treats, and I also love zucchini – so putting them together in these muffins is a double win! These fluffy muffins combine both lemon and zucchini for a wonderful treat.