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  • Simple Gratitude
    Created By onNov-13-2017

    No need to spend months stressing before the big feast.  Keep these five simple tips in mind and a stress free, low key holiday will definitely be part of the celebration.  


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  • Growing Herbs Indoors
    Created By onOct-27-2017

    Convenience, freshness and great color are just a few of the many reasons why it's nice to have herbs growing on the kitchen windowsill. Here are some tips to simplify making it happen.

     

    1. Kitchen windowsills are ideal setting because herbs need as much natural light as


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  • Prioritizing a Full Plate
    Created By knumbersonOct-09-2017

     

    I find myself asking the same question each morning when my alarm goes off- “There’s so much on my to do list- where should I start?” Sometimes the answer is obvious if I or my kids have somewhere to be at a specific time. But I’m talking about when the answ


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  • 6 Tips for Building your Food Storage
    Created By knumbersonSep-27-2017

     
    Being prepared isn't just for boy scouts.  Making our groceries last longer and having multiple ingredients on hand makes sense for both your wallet and your sanity.  It also ensures that you won't be caught off guard if there is a natural disaster in your area that


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  • When Life Gives You Lemons
    Created By aaron123onJul-10-2017

    If you have read a few of the posts on Simplify Supper you know we like to share tips and tricks to help keep things simple in the kitchen and life in general. This week it's all about lemons. When life gives you lemons, make lemonade of course, and then try a few of these alternative uses for


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  • Summer Food Safety Tips
    Created By aaron123onJun-05-2017

    For many reasons including outdoor eating and traveling, food borne illnesses increase in the summer.  Here are some of our favorite tips for keeping your food prep on the up and up so we can keep the number of illnesses down.  

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  • Top Three Tips for Making Infused Olive Oil
    Created By aaron123onMar-27-2017

    Infused olive oil is a simple and delicious way to add flavor and color to most any dish.  It can also be a decorative and functional gift.  Here are some safety tips to remember in order to avoid growing any unwanted bacteria:

     


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  • What is Clean Eating?
    Created By knumbersonJan-26-2017

    You’ve probably heard of clean eating, but you may not know what it is exactly or how to go about cleaning up your diet. Eating clean is about eating more of the best and healthiest choices in each of the food groups—and eating less of the not so good choices. That means em


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  • Fav Five Gifts for Mom
    Created By knumbersonDec-02-2016

    The greatest thing about shopping at Smith’s Marketplace is that I know I can find everything on my list from ingredients to gifts.  With the energy and excitement of the holidays also comes the stress of finding the perfect way to show the moms in my life some appreciation.


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  • Halloween Sugar Intake
    Created By knumbersonOct-31-2016

    If your house is like ours Halloween is a much anticipated sugar fest.  Even though I try to limit the candy intake, it comes in all shapes and sizes from school, neighbors, family and friends.  I can't complain about people's kind deeds in leaving goodies fo


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