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SPLENDA® Sweet Swaps – 5 Ingredient Chocolate Chip Cookies #SweetSwaps

SPLENDA® Sweet Swaps – 5 Ingredient Chocolate Chip Cookies #SweetSwaps
March 12, 2014
I recently was talking about the fun SPLENDA® Sweet Swaps. Just about anywhere you love sugar, you’ll love SPLENDA® No Calorie Sweetener! The SPLENDA® Brand is dishing out 365 ways to swap sugar for SPLENDA® Sweetener Products. I had fun making this super easy 5 Ingredi...
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Eggs and Jimmy Dean Sausage Crumbles Stuffed Biscuits #JDCrumbles

Eggs and Jimmy Dean Sausage Crumbles Stuffed Biscuits #JDCrumbles
March 9, 2014
*A product was provided. My kids love fun breafast items and I thought how fun would it be to make a stuffed biscuit for breakfast?!  I came up with a super easy breakfast (or dinner) recipe that took me less than 40 minutes to make. It's pretty simple to make the Eg...
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Easy Potato Skins by Hormel Foods

Easy Potato Skins by Hormel Foods
February 8, 2014
*A product was provided as part of the Hormel Extended Family Blogger Network. I love finding tasty treats that are easy to make on our busy days. Lately I love having a warm after school snack for the kids and I recently came across the Prizewinning Potato Skins by Hor...
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Carmel Latte Macchiato with NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto *Giveaway closed” #MC

Carmel Latte Macchiato with NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto *Giveaway closed” #MC
December 15, 2013
*“I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for NESCAFÉ Dolce Gusto. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a thank me for my participation.” I love coffee... and that is a huge understatement! I mean if I could live off d...
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Veggie Lasagna with Country Crock *Giveaway closed* #CountryCrockCasserole

Veggie Lasagna with Country Crock *Giveaway closed* #CountryCrockCasserole
December 9, 2013
*A product was provided. My mother in law does not eat red meat so we had to come up with something that she would like and we all love my husband's Veggie Lasagna! If your looking for a yummy and easy dinner option throughout the week we have a tasty Veggie Lasagn...
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Halloween Mummy Dogs!

Halloween Mummy Dogs!
October 24, 2013
While visiting Our Ordinary Life I saw the adorable Mummy Dogs! We decided to make them tonight! Our Ordinary Life's instructions are super easy to follow and takes less than 15 minutes to cut and wrap your dogs! Your kids will love them! We used Hebrew National Ho...
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Monkeying Around – yummy Pillsbury Double Chocolate Monkey Bread

Monkeying Around – yummy Pillsbury Double Chocolate Monkey Bread
May 26, 2013
  With it being Memorial Weekend you might be wondering what kind of easy and yummy treats to make right? How about a yummy Double Chocolate Monkey Bread by Pillsbury?! Print Pillsbury Double Chocolate Monkey Bread Author: Pillsbury Recipe type: Des...
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Birthday Bash: Rainbow Cookies Recipe

Birthday Bash: Rainbow Cookies Recipe
April 13, 2013
When coming up with ideas for Shelby's First Birthday I wanted to include all kinds of fun rainbow foods. But since we were having it at a pizza place I knew I was going to have to keep it simple. I instantly fell in love with the idea of Rainbow Chocolate Chip Cookie...
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Fun and Easy Rainbow Cake

Fun and Easy Rainbow Cake
March 7, 2013
I made Shelby's smash cake for her one year photos and it was a lot of fun to make!  The Omnomicon has a fabulous step-by-step Rainbow Cake tutorial which I used and the cake came out great! The frosting on the other hand, tasted great but was droopy and we had to keep t...
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Easy Grilling with the George Foreman Removable-Plate Grill *Recipe*

Easy Grilling with the George Foreman Removable-Plate Grill *Recipe*
August 22, 2012
When I was picked to make up a recipe using the George Foreman Removable-Plate Grill I couldn't wait. I knew I wanted to do something that was light and fresh for the summer. Out here in Texas it is HOT and I wanted to make something that didn't make the kitchen heat up. ...
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Disney/Pixar’s BRAVE – Recipes

Disney/Pixar’s BRAVE – Recipes
June 1, 2012
Everyone is getting so excited for the new movie BRAVE which opens on June 22nd. My girls can not wait for it to come to teathres and see it Since ancient times, stories of epic battles and mystical legends have been passed through the generations across the rugged and my...
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Chocolate Pretzel Buttons

Chocolate Pretzel Buttons
May 6, 2012
Last week while planning for my MAM party I was looking for easy ideas on snacks. I saw these adorable Chocolate Pretzel Buttons and the girls and I had fun making them. What you'll need: mini pretzels Hershey's Hugs M&Ms (we used dark chocolate) Directions...
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Yummy Lemon Squares Recipe

Yummy Lemon Squares Recipe
December 24, 2011
Growing up I always looked forward to my Grandma's Lemon Squares. I loved the gooeyness of hers and the lemon tartness was....mmmmm. So I wanted to find a recipe that was easy to use, and of course tasted delicious. I loved this one and the Lemon Squares are so easy. F...
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Easy Gingerbread Cookies Recipe

Easy Gingerbread Cookies Recipe
December 23, 2011
Gingerbread Cookies they are a must have cookie for the Holidays! But my problem is no matter what Recipe I have tried they always end up hard and crispy. I hate hard Gingerbread Cookies. After many different recipes I found one I just LOVE! Gingerbread Cookies taste the ...
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Russian Tea Cakes Recipe

Russian Tea Cakes Recipe
December 22, 2011
My father in law's favorite cookie is Russian Tea Cakes which are also known as Mexican Wedding Ball Cookies. So every year for Christmas I make him he very own batch. These cookies are super easy to make and take no time at all to prep and then to bake. They also taste r...
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