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Leftover Turkey Recipe Hurst's Beans Cajun 15 Bean Turkey Soup @Basilmomma

Hurst’s Beans Cajun 15 Bean and Turkey Soup – A Great Leftover Turkey Recipe!

Need leftover turkey recipe ? I thought you might! If you are like me you can only eat so much turkey, mashed potatoes and stuffing. I can really only eat it once, maybe twice, before I get sick of it. But what should you do with all of your leftover turkey? Do you need a…

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Produce for Kids- Festive Flavors: 12 Fresh Takes on Holiday Favorites

Produce for Kids knows that the last thing we want to do is spend more time in the kitchen than we need to during the holidays. We also want to feed our family and friends special eats and treats that are not heavy in fat in calories. Produce for Kids has a great opportunity for…

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Harvest 2014 in Indiana- From Seed to Silo

Harvest 2014 in Indiana It is very hard for me to convey the feelings that I have when visiting a real, working farm in Indiana. Pride, reverence, awe, respect- are just a few of the emotions that I am filled with on each and every trip. But how does one eloquently describe the role that…

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Fresh Thyme Farmers Market Opens 2 NEW Locations in Indianapolis!

This is information shared in collaboration with Fresh Thyme Farmers Market and as you know I perform cooking demonstrations in their stores periodically. All opinions shared are my own I am excited to announce that Fresh Thyme Farmers Market is opening up TWO new stores in the Indianapolis area-  West 86th St and East 82nd…

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Cooper Farms Presidential Pardon Turkey Flock 2014 #PresidentialTurkey14

Did YOU know that there was such a thing as a Presidential Pardon Turkey Flock 2014? Have you ever heard of a turkey getting the ‘Presidential pardon‘ every year? My family and I learned today what all of that entailed when we visited Cooper Farms in Ft Recovery, Ohio and their flock of Presidential hopefuls. When…

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Indiana Caverns -A Great Place to Visit on Fall Break!

We spent the day at Indiana Caverns over the weekend so we could catch the last few hours of a historic dig coordinated by the Indiana State Museum. Both of my sons are budding geologists so anything involving rocks, science of rocks or even better- ice age fossil recoveries- are not to be missed! It’s an…

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Slow-Cooker Christmas Favorites from Gooseberry Patch- Cookbook Giveaway!

Slow-Cooker Christmas Favorites from Gooseberry Patch- cookbook giveaway! This time of year, like any busy time full of holiday gatherings, we can use all the help we can get in the kitchen. If I have said that once- I have said it one hundred times. We are bustling about trying to check items off of…

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Celebrate Friendsgiving This Month with Netflix #StreamTeam

We are celebrating FRIENDSGIVING this month with Netflix! Holiday season is just around the corner, but it’s not the nation’s favorite food holiday that has us day dreaming about mashed potatoes and pumpkin pie. This month we’re all about Friendsgiving, a popular take on Thanksgiving when friends come together to celebrate good food and great…