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Cucumber and Tomato Salad with Dill
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Cucumber and Tomato Salad with Dill
This Cucumber and Tomato Salad with Dill was exactly what I needed for lunch while buried deep working on cookbook #2. It’s fast, fresh and uses ingredients that are in my garden this time of year! The healthy factor helps as well, this salad is chock full of everything good for you; onions...
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The Bering Sea Crab Fishermen’s Tour, Ketchikan, Alaska
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Read all about The Bering Sea Crab Fishermen’s Tour, Ketchikan, Alaska – one of the best shore excursions that you can book on your next cruise to Alaska.   Karlynn and I aren’t usually big on shore excursions when we cruise; because it’s typically cheaper to make the...
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Pork & Beans Cowboy Casserole
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This delicious Pork & Beans Cowboy Casserole is bound to be a new family favourite for camping OR at home! Sometimes Mr Magpie surprises me with what he loves to eat. While I didn’t think that he would hate this dish, I didn’t think that he would absolutely flip out over it and ha...
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Campfire Cherry Hand Pies
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Campfire Cherry Hand Pies….do I have you intrigued? These little delights were made while camping, they are THAT easy!  You can make hand pies with refrigerated dough or try the Tenderflake Pie Crust recipe that I have here on the website.  You also don’t need a deep fryer – jus...
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Last Week At The Magpie Farm: They Are Here!
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Last Week At The Magpie Farm: They Are Here!
Wow! Hatching my own eggs – What a great experience! How can these eggs go from just a regular egg to this little animal in only 21 days? It amazes me. I am already attached to these little ones especially Penny, she seems to be a wee bit sassy. Meet this new adorable crew of […] The ...
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How to Make Campfire Pizza
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How to Make Campfire Pizza
How to Make Campfire Pizza, AKA how I keep my sanity while camping with children that are picky eaters! I’m pretty sure that my kids can now get their own apartments, because they now know How to Make Campfire Pizza! Freedom, here I come! Ok, while that’s not actually true, I really n...
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Homemade Portobello Mushroom Burgers
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Homemade Portobello Mushroom Burgers
These Homemade Portobello Mushroom Burgers are so much better than any restaurant! The secret is a good marinade – overnight! I can’t believe that it’s taken me this long to make homemade Portobello mushroom burgers – I LOVE mushrooms! My son and I made these for ourselves...
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Rosemary & Thyme Potatoes in Foil Packets
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Rosemary & Thyme Potatoes in Foil Packets
These Rosemary & Thyme Potatoes in Foil Packets were an accidental recipe that happened when we were at the lake! I had extra potatoes leftover from my Shrimp & Potatoes in Foil and knew my son wouldn’t touch anything with shrimp in it. I threw these together and voila! A delicious ...
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Blueberry Banana Bread
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Blueberry Banana Bread
This fabulous Blueberry Banana Bread is another great way to use up those freezer bananas! ( if you’re like me, you have a never-ending stash of them!) Blueberries are a perfect match with banana, so why not bake them into banana bread? This will be a hit with kids and adults alike! ( and e...
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Lemon Garlic Dill Shrimp & Potatoes in Foil Packets
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Lemon Garlic Dill Shrimp & Potatoes in Foil Packets
These amazing Lemon Garlic Dill Shrimp & Potatoes in Foil Packets are proof positive that I “glamp”. Period. I don’t camp in a tent or rough it, I have no interest in not eating well and if you asked me the one thing I can’t live without…. it would be sea salt fl...
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