Fried Rice

fried riceAs a child, my father was stationed in Japan.  I am not certain if this is where my mother learned to make fried rice, but it was a staple growing up.  This is my take on my mother’s recipe. Continue reading

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Scratch-and-Sniff Watermelon SWAPS

watermelon-swap

Watermelon is the iconic fruit associated with summer.  With the help of a package of Kool-Aid, I created, scratch-and-sniff, watermelon SWAPS. Continue reading

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Jicama Slaw

jicama-slaw

Have you tried jicama before? Many Americans are unsure what to do with this root vegetable and stay clear of it. Next time you are at the market, pick one up and try this jicama slaw recipe.   Continue reading

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Native American SWAP

native-american-swap

This summer at camp I thought the Native American Merit Badge.  I made these SWAPS for the girls in my class. Continue reading

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AHG Oath SWAP

Oath SWAP

I admit that I have a slight addiction to SWAPS.  They are such a fun part of any multi-troop event.  When searching for inspiration, I often find SWAPS that are inspired by other scouting-type organizations that do not carry over to American Heritage Girls.  So I wanted to make unique SWAPS that are exclusive to AHG. Continue reading

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Greetings from Momma B

Hi dishcloth

I found another cute pattern for a free dishcloth (my favorite kind of project).  Continue reading

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Flower SWAP

flower swap

Here it is September!  What happened to my summer! I had such grand plans, and to put it nicely they did not come to fruition.  However, I did have time to make SWAPS for AHG Summer Camp and wanted to spend this month sharing them with you.  Continue reading

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