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How to make homemade peanut butter

Are you ready for the easiest tutorial you’ve ever seen?

If you’ve never made your own peanut butter, now is the time to start!

Favorite things about homemade peanut butter:
You save money by making it yourself.
You can feel good about knowing it doesn’t contain high fructose corn syrup and all kinds of mysterious additives.

How to Make Homemade Peanut Butter

How to Make Homemade Peanut Butter

 

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Apple Pie Slices

I love family traditions.
More specifically, I love family food traditions.

Apple Pie Slices

In my husband’s family, they all had their favorite desserts growing up, which Rob’s mom, Kitty, made for them on their birthdays. My sister-in-law Sue loves Apple Spice Cake with caramel topping, so that was her choice of birthday cake. Adam always got Angel Food Cake or Key Lime Pie, and Wes liked to change things up from year to year, but he loved Kitty’s Chocolate Soufflé. Papa Mark’s favorite was German Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Frosting.

Rob’s birthday treat is today’s topic of interest: Apple Pie Slices!

Apple Pie Slices

 

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Cashew “Cheese” & Kale Enchiladas

Who loves a good enchilada? Everybody, right? Right. There’s just something about saucy, spicy tortillas married with cheesy goodness that nobody can turn down.

Beef and chicken enchiladas are great, but what do you say to trying some MEATLESS enchiladas that taste just as good? Maybe even better…

 

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Glazed Pumpkin Cookies

Fall is officially here!
Personally, I broke out the pumpkin weeks ago. I knew it was still summer, but that didn’t stop me. Everybody else was breaking out the pumpkin already, so I did, too! Don’t judge.

This time, though, I’m getting more extreme with my pumpkin obsession. Before this, I had NEVER made my own pumpkin puree. Never! Can you believe it? I feel like a fraud, calling myself a pumpkin lover for all these years without having ever made homemade pumpkin puree.

And you know what? It’s not even difficult. Or time consuming. Or expensive. So why had I never done it before? You’ve got me.

 

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