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How to make roast peanuts at home and make spiced or masala peanuts

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A very healthy snack which is inexpensive to make at home are roasted peanuts. You can make plain roasted peanuts, salted, sweet, sweet and salty, spicy, masala or garlic. You can also roast them in or out of the shell.

Home Roasted Peanuts

Ingredients:
Raw peanuts (of your choice and in or out of shell)
Baking sheet or tray
Aluminum foil (nonstick type works great)

Optional:
Salt
Garlic salt
Your choice of masalas (cumin, coriander are nice)

If sweet you can add sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg, cardamom

Preheat oven to 350 degrees (if u have a roast setting use that)

Put foil on baking sheet and spread a single layer of peanuts.
Then add your chosen seasonings

Bake for 18-20 minutes for peanuts without the shell or 25-30 minutes in the shell

Let cool for about 10
Minutes before enjoying

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Day two of camp, Angry Birds Bento

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For my daughter’s second day of camp I have tried to create an angry birds theme.

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This box includes: kiwi fruit cut in the shape of the green long beaked bird, black olives with an angry birds ring, a hard boiled egg, two grilled cheese sandwiches and 3 quadratini cookies. All the food coloring was done by edible markers.