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Fall Favorites

I’m writing this post as one of a group of posts with other bloggers about some things/items we just love about Fall. After you read my post, check out their posts below and see what things other people like about fall as well! There are things uniquely fall that...

Bang Cookies – Review

Bang Cookies – Review

This is a sponsored post. Bang Cookies sent me a box of 6 different cookies to try out for my review. Bang Cookies uses all organic and natural ingredients in their cookies. They make them when you order them and then ship them out right away. They also have...

Lemon Tart

I’ve been trying out new recipes for Easter Dinner Desserts and I’m just loving this Lemon Tart. It’s the perfect blend of sweet and sour and everyone in my family loves it! Plus it’s a make ahead and refrigerate overnight kind of recipe, which is perfect so it’s one...

Dinosaurs and Cookies

Dinosaurs and Cookies

How do Dinosaurs Eat Cookies by Jane Yolen & Mark Teague. Our book topic for this month’s book craft was “How Do Dinosaurs…” I’d never read this series before but it sounded like fun. I went a little overboard and check out maybe a dozen from the library –...

Mini Chicken Pot Pies

These little chicken pot pies are perfect for cold winter days. My kids thought that having their own bowl was awesome! Plus the biscuits fit perfectly on top this way. Feel free to make this in one big pan if you don’t want to do personal ones. Chicken Pot...

Last Minute Gift Idea

Last Minute Gift Idea

Scrambling for a last minute gift for that impossible to buy for someone? Here’s a super simple and delicious treat anyone can make. Russian Tea 1 Cup Tang 1 Cup Lipton Instant Tea 1/4 tsp ground cloves 1/4 tsp ground cinnamon Mason Jar Pretty Ribbons If you have a...

Ginger Cookies

My very favorite holiday recipe. I’ve made these for years and I never get tired of them. Ginger Cookies 2 1/4 cups flour 2 tsp ground ginger 1 tsp baking soda 3/4 tsp cinnamon 1/2 tsp ground cloves 3/4 cup butter, softened 1 cup sugar 1 egg 1/4 cup...

Christmas List for the Home Chef – plus giveaway

This is a sponsored post. Mom’s can be so hard to shop for! For me, I love to cook. So anything for my kitchen is awesome! Here’s 5 of my favorite kitchen items that I’ve gotten this year. AND a giveaway for a product of choice from the Youcopia range....

Cheesy Bacon Potatoes

I love potatoes, bacon, and cheese! Side dishes just don’t get much better than this. Cheesy Bacon Potatoes Ingredients 6 medium potatoes 1 1/2 cups heavy cream 1 cup grated sharp cheddar cheese 4 pieces fresh cooked bacon broken into pieces, or 1/4 cup bacon bits 2 cloves garlic...

Favorite Flavors of Ireland – Recipe & Review

I was so excited to try out this new cookbook in preparation for St. Patrick’s Day. I love cooking, but haven’t tried out a lot of Irish recipes. I was actually surprised at how simple the food is. There’s a lot of bread, meat, potatoes, cabbage, and carrots in...