Fried Pickled Jalapenos

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  When my hubby was deployed I used to stay up very late at night and watch horrible t.v. My little sis had come to stay with me providing much need company in those horrible months. One night we stayed up watching foodnetwork very late and caught a rerun of a cooking show featuring Lisa Loeb and Dweezil… 

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Bellini Bar

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Bellini bar, ya great quick set up for a New Year’s Party. Giada featured this for a wedding shower, but I quickly thought New Year’s Eve. We feature a bellini bar every year and everyone enjoys the option to choose their own flavor. Little sis loves peach, older sis loves blueberry. I enjoy them all…. 

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12 Grapes

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Every New Year’s Eve our family- at the stroke of midnight quickly eats 12 grapes, each grape representing each month of the year. As you eat each grape you make a wish for the upcoming year. Have a Happy New Year’s and may all your wishes come true!! Love Sweet Life


Breakfast Chalupas

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  Well I overslept today, I really hate it when this happens- it throws my whole day off. I quickly got dressed and went to tackle the 800 loads of laundry that were quietly waiting for me. As I began my task of sorting I felt a piercing sensation,  I turned to look and there they… 

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Two Items

Last week I went to the grocery store to simply pick up two items- cabbage and garlic quick trip you would think right?? Not for me- I came out with a basket full of groceries, I never understand how this happens but, was pleasantly happy when I tried this wine later on in the evening while watching… 

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Homemade Marshmallows

  Peppermint Marshmallows There are things for me that naturally come each December It’s a Wonderful Life—Ahh  James Stewart Christmas Cookies- no surprise Holiday music- Oh I love it, even makes my piles of laundry bearable Wrapping presents at the last moment- Seriously happens every year and I enjoy the stress it brings me- ya I’m weird…. 

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Wet Tacos

I have a niece who is the cutest mini me version of her dad.  All my nieces and nephews are adorable, but this is her story. Getting back to the story, my niece Naty is alot like me- we both like what we like and no one is going to persuade us otherwise. When Naty was about two she was introduced… 

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