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How to make ice cream in a bag

How to make ice cream in a bag

There's something sweeter about homemade ice cream, and even more to love when you learn how to make ice cream in a bag and not dirty a single dish. Learn to whip up this favorite summer dessert and beat the heat without leaving your abode... Read More

Top 10 DIY Desk Plans + Back to School Furniture Projects

Top 10 DIY Desk Plans + Back to School Furniture Projects

We survived the first week and a half of First Grade! I mentioned in my Back to School  Blues + Red Hot School Supplies Roundup that Blakey was nervous about starting school and being away for the entire day, every single day. He is always fine after the first 10 minutes, but his anticipation and anxiety was fairly extreme this year. I'm sure those of you who have school aged kiddos know precisely what I mean. When they are nervous, you are nervous for them, it's impossible not to be! And to make matters worse, parents have to put on a brave face so we don't make things any harder than they need to be. Anyone who knows me in real life probably knows I have a pretty difficult time trying to hide my feelings, so this was the pitts!... Read More

Chow Chow Deviled Eggs

Chow Chow Deviled Eggs

Back in July, when sweet corn was just coming out, I made a batch of chow chow, a Southern relish that often has corn and green tomatoes. I knew I would want to eventually make a batch of deviled eggs.

Well, here they are. They are some of the best deviled eggs I've ever had and only have a couple of ingredients.

Chow Chow Deviled Eggs... Read More

Books I have read and loved or want to read

Books I have read and loved or want to read

 amazing book . Seriously feelings
 another book I loved 
 loved this book too 
 I adore this series and review is coming 
 I loved this book and many feelings
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Stockton Beer Week is back for the 3rd year and bigger than ever!

Stockton Beer Week is back for the 3rd year and bigger than ever!

All this week through Sunday, August 31st, Stockton area bars, pubs, and restaurants will be flowing over with beer-related events for Stockton Beer Week! Events revolving around craft beers will range from tastings and food pairings, to tap take-overs, and beer specials. There is also an exclusive beer festival, a beer BBQ, beer tasting and movie nights, live music events, and much more! The Miracle Mile’s popular Beer Bingo on the Mile is also back this year and set to include restaurants/bars and retailers alike.

A first for Stockton Beer Week – Dust Bowl Brewing out of Turlock, CA has created a limited release red ale called Stockton Session just for this event! Stockton Session will be available exclusively at The Abbey Trappist Pub, Centrale Kitchen & Bar, Empresso Coffeehouse, Lincoln Cellar, and Mile Wine Company during Stockton Beer Week.