Easy Homemade Play Dough: Valentines Gift Idea

Valentine Play Dough

Easy Homemade Play Dough: Valentines Gift Idea I haven't shared this recipe in awhile, and it is one of our favorites, so I thought that I would share again for those you that might not have seen it. My kids LOVE this play dough, and honestly ... this is a great alternative to giving candy. You could even attach a cut ... Continue Reading...


Easy Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup

Chicken Noodle Soup

Easy Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup Fall is in the air, so I wanted to share one of our fall favorites, Easy Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup. Not much too it ... but it is yummy, inexpensive and it goes a looooong way. Plus it will warm your belly and fill you up! Here's what I use for ingredients: A Rotisserie ... Continue Reading...


Holiday Cookie Recipe: Oatmeal, Cranberry & Walnut Frosted Cookies

Holiday Cookie Recipe

Holiday Cookie Recipe: Oatmeal, Cranberry & Walnut Frosted Cookies Photo Credit: Kraft If you are looking for a quick and simple holiday cookie recipe that your kids can help make, these Oatmeal, Cranberry & Walnut Frosted Cookies are perfect! Ingredients 1/ cup  dried cranberries, divided 1/2 cup ... Continue Reading...


Halloween Recipe: Pumpkin Cheesecake Monkey Bread

Halloween recipe

Photo Credit: Pillsbury Sweets and Halloween go hand in hand! Check out this yummy Halloween recipe from Pillsbury ... Pumpkin Cheesecake Monkey Bread Ingredients 1/2 cup granulated sugar 2 tablespoons pumpkin pie spice 4 cans (7.5 oz each) Pillsbury® refrigerated buttermilk biscuits (sold in a 4-pack) 1 cup ... Continue Reading...


Ice Cream Cake Recipe for Halloween

ice cream cake recipe

Photo Credit: Breyers What's better than ice cream cake? How about this pumpkin ice cream cake recipe for Halloween? Ingredients 1 package (10.75 oz.) frozen prepared pound cake or angel food cake, thawed 1 container (1.5 qt.) your favorite Breyers® Ice Cream, slightly softened 3/4 cup hot fudge topping (room ... Continue Reading...


Quinoa Stuffed Mini Jack-O’-Lanterns

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Photo Credit: Wing It Vegan! I stumbled on this delicious recipe this morning while looking for something healthy (& fun!) to serve for dinner! You can use either yellow bell peppers or gold acorn squashes for the  Jack-O'-Lantern. Quinoa Stuffed Mini Jack-O'-Lanterns Quinoa stuffing ingredients: 1 tbsp olive ... Continue Reading...


Recipe Share | World Harbor Marinated Cod

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I have so enjoyed experimenting with the World Harbor products, there are so many yummy ways to use them! My mom is a really good cook, and she has been helping me to come up with creative ways to use these wonderful sauces. Here is her latest creation using the World Harbors Lemon Pepper and Garlic Marinade and Cod: We ... Continue Reading...


SheShared | Frozen Grapes = Our Winter Snack

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This is a post that I have shared several times, as it is tradition this time of year for us. I hope you enjoy! My kids (and hubby and I too, actually) got hooked on grapes a few summers ago. Grandpa has TONS of them along his back fence. Grandpa had the brilliant idea to freeze them. We call them Grapecycles. (I ... Continue Reading...


Recipe Share | World Harbor Marinated Grilled Teriyaki Chicken

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I have so enjoyed experimenting with the World Harbor products, there are so many yummy ways to use them! My mom is a really good cook, and she has been helping me to come up with creative ways to use these wonderful sauces! We found a great buy on chicken thighs and decided to add the teriyaki touch by using World ... Continue Reading...


Sunday Share: Easy Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup…

Fall is in the air, so today I am cooking up one of our favorites, Easy Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup. Not much too it ... but it is yummy, inexpensive and it goes a looooong way. Plus it will warm your belly and fill you up! Here's what I use: A Rotisserie Chicken (peeled off the bones and torn into bits/pieces), about 2-3 ... Continue Reading...


Creamy Chicken Tacos

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Here's a yummy looking summer meal that you can throw together in the slow cooker! Only a few minutes of prep work with this one and you'll have supper on the table later! Creamy Chicken Tacos Ingredients 5 FROZEN chicken breasts 1 1/2 C salsa 2 cans cream of chicken soup 2 1/2 T taco seasoning 1 T maple ... Continue Reading...


Watermelon Cupcakes

watermeloncupcakes

I think these are just too cute! Not only do they look like cute, sugary versions of a real watermelon, they also have a little bit of watermelon flavoring in them to make a true summer cupcake! If you want to make them you'll need: For the Cupcake: 1 box (18.25oz) white cake mix 1 box (3oz) lime Jello (not sugar ... Continue Reading...


Strawberry Vanilla Lemonade

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Summer means the addition of cool fun drinks to our menus. And what's better than sitting out on the back porch drinking lemonade? Here's a recipe for a simple syrup to make Strawberry Vanilla Lemonade! To make it you'll need to gather: 1 cup sugar 1 cup water 1 vanilla bean (cut in half lengthwise, seeds removed, ... Continue Reading...


Creamy Balsamic Dressing

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Ever needed the perfect dressing to go with a homemade fresh salad? Sometimes the store-bought bottled ones won't do! This recipe for Creamy Balsamic Dressing looks easy and yummy! To make it you need: 4 cloves garlic, grated 3 tablespoons mayonnaise 2 tablespoons lemon juice 1 Tablespoon Dijon mustard 1 ... Continue Reading...


Make Ahead Oatmeal Smoothies

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It's great to have a healthy breakfast that you can make ahead of time to be able to grab on the go! Then you don't have to stop and pick up some greasy fast food when you are hungry. ;) The site The Yummy Life has 6 different recipes for Make Ahead Oatmeal smoothies plus a tutorial on how to put together your own flavor ... Continue Reading...