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Top Local Gift Ideas for Father's Day 2021!!!!

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Top Local Gift Ideas for Father's Day 2021!!!!

As Father’s Day approaches, I wanted to share some local ideas for gifts. Below you will find some ideas. If I missed any local spots or you have suggestions, please send me an email at jim.connely56@gmail.com. Here is my list! First and foremost, all Dad’s just love being a Dad and having family around. Special ideas Spend time with your Dad- it could be doing anything or nothing special, he will LOVE spending it with you! Make your Dad a homemade card- draw your favorite things, draw your dad, have each one of your kids do this too! Don’t forget...

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Happy Mother's Day 2021!!!

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Happy Early Mother's Day 2021 from our family to yours! 

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Recipe Alert: Famous Dip Recipe cloned.....

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Recipe Alert: Famous Dip Recipe cloned.....

The Iowa Girl Eats Blog is a really cool one. We happened across it awhile ago and have found great recipes. This recipe is awesome! Iowa Girl Eats Everything Bagel To make this, follow her recipe and you have two options: 1. Purchase the ingredients for a song at the Calico Bean Market. 2. If you don't have time to mix up the ingredients, purchase ours! Everything for your bagel ROCKS!    Everything for your bagel

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It's all about friendship & good food at the Calico Bean Market

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It's all about friendship & good food at the Calico Bean Market
Our front person has a great time showing you how to make friendship soup from the Calico Bean Market! If you would like to learn more about this soup (Friendship), Country Vegetable, Chicken PotPie, click here! http://bit.ly/soupisgreat

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Recipe: A New Fall Chili featuring ground turkey!

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Recipe: A New Fall Chili featuring ground turkey!

One of my favorite things to do is modifying a newly discovered recipe. This time of year is perfect for fall produce and new ideas. This recipe is one sent to me from Cookie and Kate, which is a phenomenal site for vegetarian recipes! For this recipe, I added/modified:  ground turkey white kidney beans ground chipotle powder switched vegetable broth to chicken broth Recipe Ingredients:  1 yellow or red onion, chopped 2 peppers (any color will work, I used red and green) 1 tablespoon olive oil (you can get this at the Calico Bean:))  3 large sweet potatoes, cut and...

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