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How to Separate an Egg



This is a really cool way to separate an egg when cooking.  Such clever ideas for easy things. Who’d a thunk it, lol? Things like this really fascinate me. Now when I try it tonight when I need to separate an egg will I make a big mess? I will have to see 🙂
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Dog Days of Summer, Burnt Impressions Puppy Toaster Review & Giveaway


I want to share with you this toaster that I just love and it is a fun product to share with visitors.  This is one of many designs of toasters from Burnt Impressions. This is the puppy toaster and let me share what is so wonderful about this toaster.

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Want to Tango?(2) Winners Each Win a $50 Tango Flexible Gift Card!


Two for tea, and tea for two, and Tango for me, and Tango for you!  Have you ever heard of a Tango Card?  Well do I have a special treat for you~so let’s Tango!

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Box Tops for Education and Fuelperks! at Winn Dixie, $25 GC Giveaway


Winn Dixie Logo

“The crazy, lazy days of summer are here, but that’s no reason to take a break on saving! Whether you’re hitting the road for a summer trip or hitting the books in the classroom this fall, Box Tops and Winn Dixie fuelperks! can help support your family’s adventures! Gear up on Bonus Box Tops for the upcoming school year and fuel up on great savings when you purchase participating Box Tops for Education products at Winn Dixie.”

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Homemade Chocolate Easter Eggs – My Mom's Old Fashioned Recipe!


It is time again to share one of my dear departed Mother’s recipes. I really miss her thinking about Easter! She always loved Easter. As a child I would sit with my Mom while she made home made Chocolate covered Easter Eggs for family and friends, and then some. When I got in my teens I would dress as the Easter Bunny and Mom and I would go around passing out the eggs and having a great time. There was a special feeling doing this together that I will never forget!

Here is the recipe!

Easter Eggs

Ingredients
1 lb Butter (Not Margarine)
4 lbs Confectioner’s Sugar
fruit and nuts and cherries or coconut
Enough canned milk to form Egg
3 lbs Baker’s Chocolate
1 Cake paraffin

Directions
1. In large mixing bowl, combine all ingredients except chocolate and paraffin
2. Form into egg shapes and lay on wax paper
3. Chill
4. Melt chocolate and paraffin over double boiler
5. Dip chilled eggs into chocolate mixture and put on wax paper.
6. Cool and decorate as desired

Easter Eggs, Homemade

I hope you have fun making these and perhaps make it a tradition with your kids. I promise they will never forget and will always have a special memory making these eggs with you~

 

 

Celtic Attitudes Apron Review & Giveaway


Celtic Attitudes

Celtic Attitudes has been so generous with their items for Review and Giveaway for St. Patrick’s Day. It is so appreciated.  They have a new item coming I am sure you will just love.  This is an Apron with a recipe for Irish Stew on the front of it.  Makes me want to run to the grocery and get the ingredients and make this tasty recipe!

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