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Juicy Buttermilk Brined Turkey

Every year for Thanksgiving it seems I’m trying something different while cooking a turkey. I’ve not always been successful at keeping my turkey moist and flavorful. I’ve sadly overcooked my turkey too many times. I could tell by the sympathetic looks of my guests or their slow chewing that something […]

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Hi there! My name is Dayna. I'm so happy you are visiting my blog! This summer I found I have some extra time on my hands and decided to take the plunge and get my food, entertainment and lifestyle blog up and running so I can share recipes, entertainment ideas and lifestyle interests.

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I need Chicken Noodle soup STAT!! I have been sick for about 10 days. It’s been awful. I have done nothing but lie on the couch for days. I got so tired of lying on the couch. I know that seems like an odd statement but it’s true. I also […]

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Okay, okay, these are really Apple Turnovers but they don’t look the same as an Apple Turnover. I had planned to make this look more like pouches but there was a mishap, which I’m happy to say turned out well. I’m calling them Puff Pastry Apple Beds. Before I get […]

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This Wicked Witches Brew aka Red Sangria is my go to punch when I have a party. Over the years I have received so many compliments on how yummy my Red Sangria is that I wanted to share it with all of you. Be careful with this Red Sangria. It’s […]

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My oh my!! I just made Homemade Caramel Sauce and it is absolutely amazing. I’ve been wanting to make Homemade Caramel Sauce for quite some time but I’ve been a little fearful that I’d never get it right. There’s so many things that I’ve wanted to make with caramel sauce […]

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The air is crisp, the leaves are falling, the days are shorter and I’ve been craving pumpkin flavored food and drinks. It must be fall again. I was going to make some Pumpkin Scones but it’s time for a new pumpkin recipe. Woot! I made Baked Pumpkin Spice Mini Donuts. […]

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I was on a vacation in Las Vegas when I got a hankerin’ for a protein shake. I found a restaurant that had different kinds of protein shakes on the menu as well as smoothie bowls. I had never tried a smoothie bowl. I was curious so I ordered the […]

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It’s really started to look and feel like fall where I live. I love so many things about fall and not in any particular order: Watching the leaves turn color Feeling the crispness in the air even when it’s sunny The longer shadows when walking outdoors Turning on the fireplace, […]

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