Category Archives: Sauces and Spices

Homemade Raspberry Sauce

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This past week has been consumed by moving (thus my lack of posts).  Marines Move #1, or pre-#1 maybe?  We’ve relocated from Western Mass to VA for Adam’s Officer School.  It is a weird to look around at what used to be considered home when it is full of boxes and as you watch your furniture being taken away.  It reminded me that it is not necessarily about where you live, but who you are with that really matters.

As we’re getting settled here, I will share this raspberry sauce I first made for the Flourless Chocolate Cake. Continue reading


Homemade Taco Seasoning

In case you didn’t know, Adam LOVES tacos, or rather taco meat.  He would be a happy camper if taco meat were an option for every meal.  He’d probably be excited to eat whatever was for dinner, but then finish it off with taco meat and blue corn tortilla chips.

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I was so excited to try to make some homemade taco seasoning.  Have you ever looked at the ingredients on the back of those seasoning packets?   Continue reading


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