Homemade Pesto

Homemade Pesto - So easy and full of flavor! Recipe at www.theliveinkitchen.com

I want to read all the books. When I was young (oh, I used to be young) I worked as a manager of a swimming pool, which meant I had all day to sit in the sun and read. Oprah’s book club and literary classics tend to be my jam (do not get me started… 

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Spicy BBQ Sauce

Spicy BBQ Sauce // The Live-In Kitchen

Why hasn’t anyone made BBQ soup? Just one big bowl of BBQ sauce. There are probably health reasons for that. After trying Tieghan’s BBQ sauce (that tastes just like my favorite Sweet Baby Ray’s!) I was blown away by how good it was. The only downside to it was that I seriously couldn’t stop eating… 

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Moist and Fluffy Cornbread

Moist and Fluffy Cornbread - Everything you've ever wanted out of cornbread in one easy recipe! // The Live-In Kitchen

This post was originally published in June of 2012. I have updated the post slightly but the recipe remains almost entirely the same. I love all things bread. Quick breads. Hearty wheat breads. Soft and crusty Italian bread warm from the oven. Probably the only bread I don’t like is the white sandwich bread that… 

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Quick Ketchup

Quick Ketchup from Haute Dogs by Russell van Kraayenburg via The Live-In Kitchen

There’s not much in the world I would rather not eat than a hot dog. I’m sure I don’t need to go into what they’re made of or how they feel in your mouth. I’m assuming if you’re here on my blog then maybe you’re not that fond of hot dogs either (although I might… 

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Pistachio Pesto

The Monday Menu 12/2/2013

This might be the best thing I’ve ever eaten. That’s a pretty heavy, possibly over used statement, I know. A phrase you might expect to be reserved for cake, cake, and more cake. So maybe this is just the best non-cake thing I’ve ever eaten. Still not a bad title. I just need you to… 

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Oobleck

Oobleck - a fun experiment to do with your kids. It acts like both a liquid and a solid!

I don’t have much patience for childish things. I have zero desire to play legos. I don’t think The Very Hungry Caterpillar is great literature. I definitely don’t understand screaming all things all the time while jumping up and down and spinning and lookwhatIcandooooo!!!!! Admittedly, this is something I need to work on. While I… 

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Homemade Taco Seasoning

15 Fiesta Worthy Cinco de Mayo Recipes from The Live-In Kitchen

How much processed food do you eat on a regular basis? While I think I do a pretty good job filling my grocery cart with fresh fruits, vegetables, and other unprocessed ingredients, we’re still far from a totally unprocessed diet. Things like bread, cereal, mustard, and yogurt still make their way into our house via… 

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