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Beefy Slow Cooker Chili |

Beefy Slow Cooker Chili

January 28, 2015 6:15 am Published by 1 Comment

It seems like the Super Bowl and chili go hand and hand. ┬áSo I have a chili for ya today that should please your football fans just in time for the big game! This chili is nice and meaty. It will definitely give everyone a full belly! I also used Bush’s new kidney chili beans... Read More

Personal Pita Pizzas |

Personal Pita Pizzas

January 27, 2015 8:48 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Pizza is usually a weekly occurrence at our house. It usually happens over the weekend. We make it at home or we get it from a local pizza place. Everyone loves pizza! The only thing is not everyone always loves to have the same toppings. So sometimes it works great to have everyone make their... Read More

Avalanche Bars |

Avalanche Bars and 9+ other Peanut Butter Recipes

January 24, 2015 6:00 am Published by 9 Comments

Happy National Peanut Butter Day!!!! I do love peanut butter and have a special post for you all today to celebrate! I have seen recipes for Avalanche Bars floating around the internet for a while and have wanted to try them. They are based off of a bar from Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory. I don’t... Read More

Southwestern Beef |

Flashback Friday – Southwestern Beef

January 23, 2015 6:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Ok, I don’t know how many times I have said on this blog that my family loves Mexican food, but here I am saying it again. We do eat a lot of Mexican and today’s flashback is in my top 10 of favorites when it comes to Mexican meat! If you haven’t tried this recipe... Read More

Easy Sausage Alfredo |

Easy Sausage Alfredo

January 22, 2015 6:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Sometimes simple is better. That is what I have for you today, a simple dish that tastes fantastic. Sausage is an awesome ingredient to use in recipes because it adds a lot of flavor with just that one ingredient. In this dish, I used smoked sausage with some Cajun seasoning. That is where most of... Read More

Crock Pot Chicken Tacos |

Crock Pot Chicken Tacos

January 21, 2015 6:15 am Published by 1 Comment

Tacos are an absolute staple meal at our house. We have them often, maybe even weekly. Since we have them so often, I am always looking for a way to change them up. I also love making meat for Mexican dishes in my slow cooker. It just makes my life easier and the meat is... Read More

One Pot Lasagna |

One Pot Lasagna

January 20, 2015 7:55 am Published by 1 Comment

Lasagna is a staple meal included in most family meal rotations. It is one of those meals that you know everyone will be happy to eat. Well today I have a quick version for you made in 30 minutes and all in one pot! This is made with ground beef but you could always swap... Read More

stitch fix 19 scarf

Stitch Fix #19

January 17, 2015 6:15 am Published by 1 Comment

Here is what I was sent in my latest fix. Can you believe I have received 19 shipments now? First was this burgundy Bowtie Front Seam Detail Dolman Top for $58. Funny thing about this one is I already had a shirt like this. It’s the exact same color and also a dolman style. So... Read More

Hot Vanilla |

Flashback Friday – Hot Vanilla

January 16, 2015 6:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

If hot chocolate isn’t your thing then you really need to try a hot vanilla! It’s a fun change. I hope you all have enjoyed hot drink week. If you are looking for even more yummy drinks to warm you up, then get a copy of my book Warm Up Your Winter. There are 17... Read More

Slow Cooker Pink Peppermint Hot Chocolate labeled

Slow Cooker Pink Peppermint Hot Chocolate

January 15, 2015 7:12 am Published by Leave your thoughts

This is probably the recipe that I was most excited to share with you all this week for hot drink week. This tasty hot chocolate in made using white chocolate and it gets it’s beautiful pink color from peppermint candy. The color makes this one is particular good to make with Valentine’s coming up. You... Read More