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My friend Emily makes the best sourdough bread ever! The cool thing about sourdough is that you can grow your start and share it with others. She gave me my start, but if you don’t know someone with a start you can create your own. This recipe is similar to the recipe Emily used to…

Hey guys, this is Lauren, your new recipe contributor from Tastes Better From Scratch! I’m so excited to participate at Over the Big Moon–I’ve been a fan for a while and I can’t wait to share some of my favorite homemade recipes with you! The most important thing I can tell you about me and…

So, I got this crazy idea the other day while eating a deviled egg at a family party – how fun would it be to have a BBQ or something and have everyone bring a different variation of deviled eggs?  I absolutely LOVE Deviled Eggs and they are for sure my favorite part of any…

Today I wanted to share with you guys a fun idea for a simple and quick St. Patrick’s Day themed breakfast! I don’t know a kid out there who doesn’t love German Pancakes, so I figured it would be the perfect breakfast to adapt for St. Patrick’s Day! I’m still using the standard German Pancake…

My boys are not huge lovers of Corned Beef and Cabbage. This year we are going to do something a little more kid friendly! I did two different types of Pizza. The first was clover pizza!  It was so easy! Just look for peppers that have deep ridges. Then slice them into rings.   The…

Happy Friday everybody!  I haven’t shared a recipe for a while and so I thought I would today!  This is an amazing recipe that is seriously unlike any other recipe that you have probably eaten!   The reason I haven’t jumped to share it on here – is cause honest, it’s not a very pretty…

It is that time of year where we are all probably trying to get our eating back on track after the holiday season! I thought I would share my favorite veggie dip today. I love it because not only is it delicious but it is so packed with flavor I hardly use any at all…

Happy New Year my Over The Big Moon Friends! It has been an amazing year at Dumbbellhousewife! It was filled with unforgettable experiences and memories. I can not tell you how excited I am about 2014 and I can’t wait to rock it out with all of you awesome people. A New Year always brings…

My friend Megan introduced us to this homemade Almond Roca and I was blown away you could make it yourself. It is now one of our favorite Christmas treats. We have one small problem…one of our boys has a nut allergy! So that got me thinking about what else we could use and so we…

I love hot chocolate. While I lived in Romania we didn’t have access to hot cocoa mix. But it was cold and so we learned to make it on our own with only 3 simple ingredients. Cocoa Sugar Milk Those 3 ingredients right there make the best hot cocoa ever! I love how pure and…