Poke Cakes seem to hit their peak popularity in the 1970s, originally a campaign created to increase sluggish sales for Jell-O gelatin. Women’s magazines featured full-page advertisements showcasing recipes for the fun and festive looking, new "Jell-O Gelatin Poke Cake." The cake/gelatin/cool whip concoction was marketed as the perfect dessert for the busy housewife, and soon poke cakes became...
Have you heard of Stitch Fix? Honestly, I would be really surprised if you haven't. Bloggers and YouTubers seem to love the service, it is heavily advertised, and so many times I have complimented friends on their clothes and got the reply "thanks, I got it from Stitch Fix" So when it became painfully clear my wardrobe was in desperate need...
Small bowl of Dinosaur Bar-B-Que Creole Seasoning Blend Recipe on marble background
This Creole Seasoning Blend from Dinosaur Bar-B-Que needs to be in your pantry! Perfect for seasoning pork, steak, chicken, and seafood, and made from ingredients you probably already have.
From Sauerkraut to bagels, eat like a local at these 10 Unique Upstate New York Food Festivals.
A couple weeks ago I shared a list of my favorite local restaurants for date night in the Western Finger Lakes, as a collaborative project organized by Social Fabric.  Other bloggers have created similar lists, in which they have shared their favorite restaurants all across the country. I hope this list will encourage you to try out new restaurants or “eat like a local”...
Hi! I’m Jennifer – a work at home, farmer's wife, mom to 3, living life in Upstate New York! I love sharing tasty recipes, easy do it yourself projects, and little stories of life on a farm in the Finger Lakes.

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