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I have been a member of the Bluebird Gardens CSA for 4 years and have signed up for a fifth year. They are located by Fergus Falls but make deliveries to the Fargo Moorhead area and various towns in Minnesota. Depending on what size share you purchase you will get a weekly box of vegetables [...]

I recently purchased a turkey breast and tried this recipe. It uses cranberry sauce and I used pineapple juice instead of the orange juice. It is made in the crockpot but you could cook it in the oven also, until the turkey breast is done. It was nice and juicy and tasted great.

This is not related to personal finance but wanted to use this as a way of getting a notice of someone I went to school with who has been missing.

The photo above shows some of the books I recently added to my Little Free Library for Christmas. They include both children and adult titles. My library is located at 3022 18th St S, Fargo. Stop by to see what titles are available. You can take a book, leave a book or both.

For a different snack, I recently tried this recipe for Ranch crackers. Unlike some recipes that you bake after adding the oil and seasonings, this one you stir or mix every 10 minutes or so for an hour. The recipe calls for saltine crackers but you could also use oyster crackers or other crackers. I [...]

It may seem like you don’t have time for extra things now, but it will only get worse the closer we get to Christmas. Mary Hunt from Debt Proof Living is doing a 40 Day Christmas Challenge. It started on November 6 and each day for 40 days (weekends off) she will share something to [...]

I saw this post on Facebook this morning from a radio station broadcasting from a car dealership. It is November so when it says no payments until 2015, you are without payments for a month or two. 0 down, 0% interest and 0 payments until 2015! Plus you get a free Ipad when you buy [...]

I recently came across a recipe for Crazy Cake. A cake without butter, eggs or milk. This recipe is for a chocolate cake. I had some pumpkin to use up so searched to see if there was a recipe using pumpkin. I found this recipe. Here is a recipe for a single size cake using [...]

I posted last month about a series that Jessica was doing at Good Cheap Eats on ways to save on grocery expenses. Here is a recap of the 31 posts. You should be able to save some money by just implementing one or two of these ideas. Some include ways to make you meal preparation [...]

My sister gave me some extra apples they had and I tried some new recipes with them. I have made the following recipes today. Apple Cinnamon muffins. I didn’t have apple sauce so I added a little more oil and water to make the batter a little moister. Apple Cocoa Snack Cake Apple Crisp Apple [...]