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loaded nachos–never eat ordinary nachos again

Do you know what’s better than nachos for a relaxed Friday night meal? Loaded nachos. Ordinary nachos are usually topped with melted cheese and maybe some guacamole or sour cream. They’re ok. But loaded nachos are super sensational. Loaded nachos still have the melted cheese, but they are also loaded with extra fresh toppings like […]

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simplifying your pantry:the difference between well-stocked and cluttered

My decluttering frenzy has moved to the pantry, spurned by another invasion of the dreaded pantry moth. I thought my supplies were well defended but those pantry moths can infiltrate a sealed jar easier than a spy passing through enemy lines. It’s war. As I waged a strategic assault on my very full pantry, I […]