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‘Eat Well – Travel Often – Live Happy!’


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Electric Milk Frother Review

This battery operated milk frother is super quick, and small enough to take with you when traveling or house sitting. We ...

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Food Photography Tour and Workshop

Learning is more fun as a group, you can make new photography and foodie friends and be creative together. Are you ...

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Backyard Bird Feeder by #YellowBeaks

If you love bird watching, then this see through window bird feeder from Yellow Beaks is perfect for ...

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Hiking The Palmetto Trail

Recently we ventured out to hike part of the Palmetto Trail near Charleston, SC. Conceived in 1994, South Carolina’s

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New Camper Van By VW

Volkswagen shows off their new 'California' Camper Van for outdoor recreation enthusiasts. Back in the 1950s, VW had cool micro-bus campers ...

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Articles by Nick and Silke Jager

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We try out all the products we review, have traveled to the places we write about and the recipes we feature have been prepared in our own kitchen. We eat what we make. Waste not, want not!

Are you looking for an easy dinner idea? Go to Easy Recipe Videos.

Want to become a house sitter but don’t know where to start? Go to House Sitting Tips.

Looking for fun and inspirational craft ideas? Go to Crafting Books.

Featured Summer Travel Posts:

Top 10 Cities to Visit in 2015

Travel to Washington, DC

Lonely Planet, the travel company that provides guide books, travel tips, destination information and inspirations, released their Best in Travel lists for 2015. … Read more

Tips For Buying and Selling a Car in Belize

Buying a car in Belize City

At the end of our house sitting gig in Belize we had one major thing left to do before we could head back home to the US – Sell Our Car…. Read more

Exploring North Carolina Hiking Trails

Reflecting in North Carolina

Checking out at least one of the many hiking trails in North Carolina is a must for everyone, even if you’re staying here for just a day or two… Read more



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Recipe videos from Nick and Silke Jager

You can choose from a dozen Delicious Dinner Recipes from Italian Style Pork Chops to Easy Spinach Quiche! We love to cook and we think it shows in these fun videos. Click the image above to see our step by step cooking instructions that are easy to follow and fun to make at home.

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JF History
Jager Foods Shiitake Soups were first created in 1985 by Pete and Sue Jager in Minnesota.

In 2007 Nick and Silke Jager created an online presence and in the spirit of good food, the love to read, write and travel we live happily ever after. Read more...

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