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♥ A Simple Hamburger ♥

By Al Hebert The Gas Station Gourmet I don’t want to debate what should go into a hamburger patty. Recipes are diverse. I want to share what I’ve discovered. One day, I picked up food from a small convenience store in south Louisiana. Sammy’s Country Store has highly seasoned Cajun meat, spicy sausage and boudin. I brought Sammy’s hamburgers home. The kids loved them, “This is the best hamburger I’ve ever eaten,” each declared.This was indeed, a truly great hamburger.

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Where have all my friends gone?

How many Facebook “friends” do you have?  Most people on Facebook have hundreds, if not thousands, of Facebook friends.  Let me start out by saying that I LOVE Facebook.  Facebook allows me to find awesome deals and I have also been able to reconnect with my very best friend in the whole wide world who lives about 18 hours away, through Facebook.  I am going to present to you, a challenge though. I have recently “un-friended” over half of my Facebook friends!?  WHAT?!  Yes, I un-friended a TON of my

Balloon Party Ice

Balloon Party Ice I saw this super cute idea on Pinterest and had to try it for myself! The Pinterest pin I read said the balloons could be thawed and refrozen. I wouldn’t recommend doing that as the balloons become very fragile after freezing. I also will say to be very careful when handling these frozen balloons. Although this craft is super simple and cute to make, once the balloons are frozen, the ice inside has sharp edges and can pop the balloons. It’s not that big of a deal since they are frozen

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American Flag Carnation Wreath ♥

I saw this wreath in a magazine while I was in the waiting room at my doctor’s office. Everything I used for this wreath was purchased at my local Dollar tree! It was so much fun and very easy to create. This can be used as a Memorial Day wreath or a decoration for the 4th of July ♥ Here you go: Gather your supplies: 1 grape vine wreath (I used the 12″) 24-36 artificial red carnations 24-36 artificial white carnations 12-18 blue carnations (or something similar) 1 pack of