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    Spinach Basil Pesto

    I’m obsessed!  I can’t stop making and eating spinach basil pesto! It is so easy to make..why not make it tonight? Do you know what the beauty of pesto is?  Besides all the deliciously healthy ingredients?  You can swap any number of ingredients and still have a delicious tasting pesto.  Now, we all know the traditional pesto is made with mostly basil, but I wanted to add some vitamin packed greens to my family’s dinner with spinach.  So I swapped out about 80% of the basil for spinach.  You can even use 100% spinach if you choose.  I don’t usually have pine nuts in the house so I prefer to…

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    Homemade Italian Breadcrumbs

    Have you ever made homemade breadcrumbs? In just minutes you can have fresh delicious Italian breadcrumbs without all the preservatives of store bought brands and have them anytime you want for just pennies!  It’s so easy. Once you start making your own I promise you will never spend another dime on store bought brands again. In our home we always have a few slices of bread (usually the ends) no one eats before they open a new loaf.  And, there are always left over hot dog and hamburger buns when we have BBq’s and beach bonfires.  Before the bread gets moldy I throw it in a large zip lock bag that…