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Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Bars |

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Bars

July 12, 2017 7:00 am Published by 2 Comments

Love oatmeal chocolate chip cookies? How about peanut butter cookies? Well this recipe is for you. This recipe combines those two wonderful cookies into one. The other great think is they are made into bars! So no scooping and cooking trays of cookies. Just place in one pan, bake, cool, and eat! Kids board with... Read More

Fabulous BBQ Chicken Skewers |

Fabulous BBQ Chicken Skewers

July 11, 2017 7:00 am Published by 1 Comment

I think that we can all agree that bacon makes anything taste better, right? Well, bacon is the key ingredient in this recipe that makes it so fabulous. However, the way the bacon is used in the recipe just may surprise you. You place it into your food processor and blend it to a paste.... Read More

Pina Colada Pie | #celebratingfoodholidays

Pina Colada Pie and Other Pina Colada Recipes

July 10, 2017 6:00 am Published by 6 Comments

If you like pina coladas, then today is your day. It’s National Pina Colada Day, so let’s all shout hooray! If I am gonna waste my calories on a drink, then it better be a pina colada! There is just something magical that happens when pineapple and coconut come together. Well, in celebration of this... Read More

Easy Fruit Dip |

Flashback Friday – Easy Fruit Dip

July 7, 2017 8:42 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Fruit is great by itself, but is always even better with a good dip! If you are taking fruit to a BBQ, pair it with this easy dip. You only need 4 ingredients to make this and all you need to do is blend them all together. Easy Fruit Dip

Quick Honey Ginger Shrimp |

Quick Honey Ginger Shrimp

July 6, 2017 9:00 am Published by 1 Comment

I have a super easy dish for you today. Absolutely no cooking is needed! It can be used as a main dish or as an appetizer. Either way it is delicious. This recipe all begins with full cooked shrimp from the freezer section of the store. This is what makes this a no cook dish,... Read More

Garlic Parmesan Roasted Broccoli |

Garlic Parmesan Roasted Broccoli

July 5, 2017 9:21 am Published by Leave your thoughts

I love roasting vegetables in the oven. It gives them an awesome flavor. I have roasted broccoli before, but this one ads in garlic and parmesan. It was delish! Now I have another recipe for roasting veggies! Print Garlic Parmesan Roasted Broccoli   Ingredients 24 oz of fresh broccoli florets (can use thawed broccoli florets)... Read More

Instant Pot Cafe Rio Chicken

July 4, 2017 12:12 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

I hope you are all having a wonderful and safe 4th of July today! I am spending time with my family, but still had a recipe to share with you today. Now that I have finally been able to use my Instant Pot (pressure cooker) a few times, one of the things I have wanted... Read More

Microwave Dutch Oven Potatoes |

Flashback Friday – Microwave Dutch Oven Potatoes

June 30, 2017 7:15 am Published by 1 Comment

Do you like dutch oven potatoes, but don’t like how long they take to make? Well this recipe is the solution. I love the flavor of dutch oven potatoes, but they do take time. You also have to worry about the coals and cooking in the heat. This recipe is made in the microwave in... Read More

Individual Patriotic Jello Salads |

Individual Patriotic Jello Salads

June 29, 2017 8:53 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The 4th of July is right around the corner and everyone will be sporting their red, white, and blue. So why not bring those colors to your table too. I have a super simple recipe today for individual jello salads that show those great patriotic colors. And you really only need 3 ingredients to make... Read More

Double Layer Strawberry Crisp |

Double Layer Strawberry Crisp

June 28, 2017 10:50 am Published by Leave your thoughts

I haven’t tried too much baking before with strawberries before. I have made muffins and sauce, but everything else I do with them I tend to use them fresh. Well, when I saw a recipe for making a crisp using strawberries I wanted to make it. I was so interested in what it would be... Read More