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If you are looking for a different way to get the taste of cheeseburgers, try this Cheeseburger muffin recipe. I tried it recently and it turned out great. I added chopped pickles to one batch for a different taste. They could be served with a salad for a light dinner or lunch or an appetizer. [...]

I used this tutorial to make my own photo canvas. I made 6 canvases for about $60 of materials and less than an hour of time. It will depend on what size you make. The prints at Walgreens were $4 for the 8×10 and $11 for the 11×14. You may be able to find black [...]

Erin Chase from $5 Dinners is hosting a series in January of 31 Skillet Dinners. Each day of January she will add a new skillet recipe. Skillet recipes are usually one pot and quick to make.

I have not been using much cream soups in recipes lately partly because of the ingredients and partly because of the increase in prices lately. I have tried a dried mix recipe in the past. I recently tried this recipe. You will probably have most of the ingredients on hand. The only thing I had [...]

If you are looking for a recipe for Christmas morning, or an easy weekend recipe, try this Crockpot French Toast recipe. You could also make it the night before and have breakfast ready to go before work or school. I made it recently and it turned out great. I just used regular sliced bread and [...]

Z!ng is a dining option that opened earlier this year at 3241 42nd St S, Fargo. It is an app based business, which means once you download the app on your mobile device you can place your order online and your order is ready to pick up when you get there. Orders can also be [...]

Photobook America is offering a voucher to purchase one 11″ x 8.5″ hardcover photobook and receive three more for free. You can either get 4 copies of the same book or 4 different designs. The books are $69.99 plus shipping. The voucher is valid until June 28, 2015 so you could purchase the voucher now [...]

I recently tried a recipe for Carmelized Onions in the Crockpot. If you like using carmelized onions, it is a great way to have them on hand instead of making them for each recipe. They can be frozen up to 6 months. The liquid that is left after you have drained the onions can also [...]

If you still have some holiday shopping to finish you may want to shop online on Thursday, December 18. It is Free Shipping Day and over 900 online retailers will be offering free shipping that day. Click the link above to see which retailers are participating.

I have been toying with the idea of teaching cooking lessons, especially for children. I recently learned of the Healthy Hands Cooking instructor training. I have become a Certified Cooking Instructor. I will be offering cooking lessons for children ages 2 -13 starting after the first of the year in the Fargo-Moorhead area. Information on [...]