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My Famous Blackened Spice Rub

My Famous Blackened Spice Rub

Homemade spice rubs are so easy to make and with a little inspiration from others or your own imagination, you will be on your way to some amazing meals after you make your own! I call this my famous blackened chicken spice rub because I 

Homemade Golden Milk Mix

Homemade Golden Milk Mix

Homemade golden milk mix is such an easy and quick way to add flavor to so many dishes. I love adding it to my morning coffee or even into homemade ice cream or my shortbread cookies and snowball cookies cookies for a warm flavor. Golden 

Basil Simple Syrup

Basil Simple Syrup

Basil Simple syrup is a wonderful addition of flavor to sweeten your iced tea, lemonade, cocktails and popsicles.  The fragrant basil adds a wonderful floral note to the simple syrup and makes a normally boring drink amazing! Making a simple syrup is very easy. It 

Amazing Homemade Pesto

Amazing Homemade Pesto

Homemade pesto is an amazing fresh and vibrant Italian type sauce that can be added to pasta, meat or used as a dip.  There are many types of pesto recipes which utilize many different types of ingredients but this pesto is the more traditional basil 

Mixed Berry Preserves with Frozen Berries

Mixed Berry Preserves with Frozen Berries

Homemade mixed berry preserves is so simple to make and so good!  It requires very little effort and you can customize it like I did here with rosemary or your own additions.  With some fresh or frozen berries, you can have a homemade treat in