Family Table

Cooking Basics :: Eggs

Cooking. It’s my jam. It’s my happy place. It’s where I work through thinks. It is also where I create a lot of mess (at least my husband thinks so). I haven’t quite mastered the art of cleaning up as you go. I have also struggled with sharing my space/time with my family because it…

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Meal Planning for Real People

When Revive Seven approached me about writing a blog post about meal planning, I was glad to do so, but I feel I must make a confession first. I have an amazing way to meal plan around a tight budget – I mean a really tight budget – but I haven’t been using it lately.…

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Back to School Breakfast Ideas Continued

As school is fast approaching we wanted to leave you with a few ideas to inspire you as you get back into the swing of things. Granola Breakfast/Snack Bars 2 c uncooked oats 1 c flour (I use whole wheat) ¾ sucanat ¾ c raisins or dried cranberries ½ c baker’s bran wheat ½ tsp…

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Back to School Breakfast Ideas

Summer has come and is almost gone. School is just around the corner. We just have 3 weeks! We are reaching a new milestone in our house. A middle schooler! Boy does the time fly. Last year I floated through the year in a daze; slightly removed from things as I dealt with grieving a…

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My Tiny Bite of Heaven

Everyone has it…that flavor, that smell…it takes you back to something. You crave it. For me it is Samosas. To be exact Samoosas from Eastern Delights in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. I had encountered samoosas earlier in my young adult life on a trip to Kenya but nothing like these. I think of the day when I…

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Serving Up a Nutritious Family Meal

I think we all would like to serve nutritious meals to our families. Yet I have found many hindrances to this goal! Between evening activities, budget limitations and food intolerance/allergies, it can be hard to create a meal that is nutritious as well as quick, inexpensive and allergy-free for each individual in the household. I…

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