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Leftover Spaghetti “Lasagna”

Leftover Spaghetti “Lasagna”

When we make a big batch of spaghetti and meatballs, we usually have abundant leftovers. I like to have dinner leftovers, because they make the best easy lunches and quick snacks for our toddler. However, we don’t use a microwave, and some foods are more amenable to stovetop reheating than others. Some leftovers I just […]

Sloppy Joes From Scratch

Sloppy Joes From Scratch

We started making these as we worked through a supply of elk shared by my in-laws a few years ago.¬†I was not raised on the canned mix that so many seem to recognize as a Sloppy Joe. In fact, I had my first one as an adult, made from a supermarket¬†seasoning packet and whatever the […]

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I'm Kelly. Writer, crafter, forager, country winemaker, cook. Mama of an awesome toddler and married to my best friend. We recently returned to the Pacific Northwest, where we're setting out to grow, make, and learn as much as we can as the future unfolds.

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