Aldi’s Smore’s Party & Smores Recipes


It’s not summer without a good Smores.  Traditional Smores , chocolate, marshmallows and graham crackers are are a yummy summer tradition.   Camping trips and cookouts usually end with a marshmallow being toasted on a stick. Aldi’s tempted us with new Smores Recipes and an Aldi’s Giftcard to give them a try.    We  threw a […]

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Candy Cane Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

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Baking is one of my favorite things to do. I am always looking for new recipes to try or different ingredients to use. With the holiday season coming quickly, I wanted to help get in the  holiday spirit.   I decided to give my standard Chocolate Cookies a Twist. My curiosity got the best of me, and […]

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Rice & Bean Enchiladas Recipe


Mexican food is a favorite in my house.  We tend to eat tacos… a lot.   We love enchiladas, but honestly, they seemed so hard to make.  I found a recipe (and tweaked it, like I always do) and ended up with this yummy meatless Enchilada.  The best part of this dish is the creamy […]

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Easy Crock Pot Beef Stew Recipe


Crock Pot Beef Stew Recipe I love this time of year. The weather has just begun to change here, and temperatures are dipping into the low 40′s at night. The trees are changing colors and the air has a fresh, crisp coolness to it. It is the perfect season for cooking comfort food. As the […]

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White Chocolate Chip Cranberry Pancakes Recipe


Here is a yummy  Cranberry Pancakes Recipe from Gooseberry Patch’s new 101 Breakfast & Brunch Recipes Cookbook.  ”With 4 chapters filled with recipes for every day, from the busiest marathon days to those lazy weekend mornings, it’s one family cooks will find themselves reaching for alongside that first cup of coffee. It’s packed with photos for each recipe, so while they may […]

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Homemade Salsa Recipe

Homemade Salsa

Homemade Salsa Recipe We are big salsa fans here. I wanted to share you my Homemade Salsa Recipe. If your garden looks like mine, you are wondering what to do with all the tomatoes that you have. This salsa recipe just takes a few minutes and is super tasty! Enjoy!

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Easy Pesto Sauce Recipe


Pesto Sauce Recipe My garden is overflowing with Basil.  I decided to make some Pesto Sauce and freeze it for later.  This recipe is soooo easy, there is no reason to buy premade pesto sauce.  This sauce can be used for pasta, pizza and sandwiches. This recipe makes enough for approximately 6-8oz of pasta or […]

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Easy Cold Brew Iced Coffee Recipe

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I am reposting this recipe from last summer. It is still my favorite way to make iced coffee. There are quicker ways, but I still think this tastes the best! This summer, I have been enjoying iced coffee.   I never tried iced coffee until this year. I stopped into a Wawa and on a […]

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Slow Cooker Mac & Cheese Recipe

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Slow Cooker Mac & Cheese Recipe I really love cooking with my slow cooker. When the weather gets warm, I prefer to use it so that I don’t heat up the entire house. I have tried just about everything in the crockpot. A few years ago, someone mentioned making mac and cheese in it. I […]

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Manic Monday Recipe Link Up 5/21


Photo Credit Welcome to the weekly Manic Monday Recipe Link Up! This week’s featured recipe is Homemade Granola Bars from Don’t Waste the Crumbs!  Granola Bars are tricky, but this recipe looks easy and well researched!  Be sure to check it out here.  Every weekend I swear that I am going to get my meal […]

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