Homemade Chocolate Cream Pie [Video]

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Decadent, rich, from-scratch homemade chocolate cream pie recipe topped with easy, homemade real whipped cream and garnished with chocolate shavings. Ditch the boxed pudding mix! Homemade, from-scratch chocolate cream pie is so much better than the shortcut version. Of course, homemade chocolate cream pie takes longer to make. It’s worth every minute, I promise. I […]

Two Great Resources for Rural Living

Want to live in the country but don’t know what to do or where to start? Get these two books for a wealth of rural living instruction! I grew up in a small rural Ozark town. Farm life and country living were never foreign to me. My maternal grandparents were what I would call semi-homesteaders. […]

Smoked Salmon Eggs Benedict

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Make Easter Brunch special with Smoked Salmon Eggs Benedict! Top a puff pastry with smoked salmon, a poached egg, and homemade hollandaise sauce. My kids laugh at me. Every time we go out to breakfast, I order the same thing. Eggs Benedict. If it’s on the menu, I’m having it. Then I’m in a food […]

Fluffy Frosted Chocolate Cake

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Fluffy Frosted Chocolate Cake is a rich chocolate sheet cake topped with a light, whipped, white cooked frosting. It’s a perfect weekend or potluck treat! This post contains affiliate links. Read here for disclosure. It’s the weekend. We’re exhausted. The latest calf born at our acreage is struggling to nurse. He’s a big calf and […]

Sourdough Reuben Sandwich

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Stacked with smoked corned beef, melty Swiss cheese, tangy sauerkraut, and rich Thousand Island dressing, the Sourdough Reuben Sandwich is to die for! This post contains affiliate links. Read here for disclosure. Wow! Does this sandwich get a big YES!!! when I make it! St. Patrick’s Day is over, and you likely have some leftover […]