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    Do You Do Pinterest?

    If you have not found Pinterest yet, then you are missing out.  This has been one of the best places that I have been on the internet.  It is so fun and addicting so I need to be careful.  But I love the fact that it allows me to create bulletin boards for any category I want and then pin any item of interest that I find.  Then I have it saved, with a picture so I can go back to it for future reference.  I have found so many new ideas, recipes, fun stuff, tips, and even new friends.  If you haven’t tried it, you should.  Today I did…

  • Father's Day,  Frugality,  Recipes

    Father’s Day, Coconut Cake, and Sweetened Condensed Milk

    Happy Father’s Day Coconut Cake Are you looking for a special cake for Father’s Day?   Does that man in you life like coconut desserts?  Well, how about a yummy and moist coconut cake.  This one has become a favorite of my husband and it is so easy to make. Don’t waste your money on sweetened condensed milk.  You can easily make your own.  Here’s how: 1 c. instant nonfat dry milk 2/3 c. sugar 1/3 c. boiling water 3 tbsp. butter Beat all ingredients together. Process in blender until smooth and store in refrigerator. Makes 1 1/4 cups or the equivalent of 1 can. Here’s a Tip: You can…

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    Free Recipes

     It is always fun to get and try new recipes.  Here is one place to receive recipes in your e-mail. RecipeLion Quick and Easy Recipes newsletter and ‘Summer Fun:  19 Wonderful Chicken Salad Recipes’ eCookbook MORE DEALS