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Dip Mix Ornaments Make A Unique Holiday Gift and Treat

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Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
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A while ago I was doing some “holiday prep” thinking and realized we’d be doing a fair amount of visiting over the holidays.  As I was writing my list of special friends and co-workers who I wanted to remember with a little gift, I wanted to find create something a little special, a little different, […]

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Coffee and Conversation #113 – Savory Spice Dry Rub Recipe

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Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
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Good morning and welcome to Coffee and Conversation #113 – hosted by PatAndCandy.com!    

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Coffee and Conversation Link Party #99 – Easy Cold Brew

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Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
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Good morning and welcome to Coffee and Conversation #99 – hosted by PatAndCandy.com!   This week – a recipe! I want to share one of my all time favorite summertime drinks (besides anything with lemon in it), AND show you THE easiest way to prepare the base.

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Celebrate Labor Day Tastefully!

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Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
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Labor Day will be here before you know it!  I don’t know about you, but as much as I love me a good ‘burger, I also love to try something new!

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Cranberry Lime Salsa “Wows” Your Senses!

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Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
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Once again I have to thank a FB friend for this absolutely AMAZING salsa recipe!  I wish I had invented this, but…well, who cares?  I found it and I’m in love!!!!

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Apple Butter – A Tasty Trick to Cut Sugar

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Trista is currently attending a local university. She is majoring in business administration and English. Not one to sit on the sidelines and watch life pass her by, she has recently started her own business featuring health-friendly and earth-friendly products. She also co-owns a photography business with her boyfriend fiancée. Her dreams are to be a successful writer, businesswoman, wife, and to spread the love of God. Learn more about Trista by visiting her at The Earthly Ones or ReiDesigns.
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My journey to become more frugal and healthier simultaneously has been challenging, considering most foods that are even slightly good for you cost an arm and a leg. It gets a bit overwhelming at times.  

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New Year’s Eve Recipe Roundup!

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Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
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The New Year will be upon us in no time!  And if you didn’t think you were ready for Christmas…well, hold on to your hat during 2015! ‘Cause we all know that time just goes faster as we get older….

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Clean Your Cast Iron Cookware Easily!

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Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
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During the holidays I always find myself doing a fair bit more cooking.  ‘Course, whenever I can, I do try to utilize make-ahead meals or my beloved crock-pot, but sometimes there is no getting around pulling out my also-well-used cast iron frying pan and whipping up a meal or two…

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6 Sensational Recipes to Spice Up Your Next Barbecue

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Candy is a southern girl who enjoys the simple things in life. Dirt road drivin’, Sunday afternoon nappin’, back yard swingin’, and sunset watchin’ are a few of the things that make her smile. She’s been married to her best friend and the love of her life for almost 25 years and is navigating motherhood with her 4 children, aged 23, 19, 14, & 11. Homeschooling for over 18 years now, she is also a bit of a word-nerd (ok, maybe more than a “bit” – she actually considers making lists of homophones to be entertaining), a lover of books and chocolate, a survivor of cancer, an author, and a hula hoop maker.
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Whether it’s Memorial Day, Labor Day or anytime in-between, who doesn’t love a good cook out? And whatever you call it – barbecue, grillin’ out, cook out or dining al fresco – having your own special recipe or dish makes it uniquely, well, yours!

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Good-For-Your-Health-Smoothies 101

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Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
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(And scroll down to the bottom for 2 bonus recipes for some quick-energy, easy-to-make snacks that are good for you, too!)  No extra charge 😉 For any of you who followed our Couch to 5K series last spring, you’ll remember that I got into juicing… While I truly enjoy the taste and clean texture of pure […]

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