Chocolate Covered Twinkies

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I might hurt someone's feelings with the following statement, but here it goes: I am not a huge fan of Twinkies. (gasp!) I'm not sure what it is, especially since I have such a sweet tooth! BUT, I recently decided to dress them up a bit and I finally … [Read more...]

Slow-Cooker Caramel Apple Cider

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Apple cider is a drink you can start enjoying in the fall and continue drinking through the cold winter months! This cinnamon apple cider recipe is a delicious twist on your everyday cider - it's sweet and fragrant! (Don't you just love how the … [Read more...]

Slow-Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup

Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup

I am a big lover of Spanish foods and this dish uses those flavors I crave in soup form- it is delicious! Best part is, this recipe is also very easy to make! Toss the ingredients into your slow-cooker and let the pot do all the work! Slow-Cooker … [Read more...]

Stained Glass Cookies

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Stained glass cookies are a Christmas tradition in many homes- but why limit these fun creations to just one time of year?  Grab some heart-shaped cookie cutters and get ready for some Valentine baking! These Stained Glass Valentine Cookie Pops are … [Read more...]

Groundhog Treats Cake Push-Pops

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Groundhog Day is on February 2nd this year and we're celebrating this popular tradition with some fun groundhog treat! My kids absolutely loved making (and eating!) these Groundhog Push-Up Cake Pops. Pushing the groundhog up out of his "hole" was … [Read more...]

Slow-Cooker Copycat Zuppa Toscana

Copycat Zuppa Toscana

When my husband and I go out to eat at Olive Garden, Zuppa Toscana is one of my favorite things to order! Since we have 4.5 little ones at home and going out to eat doesn't happen as often as I would like it to, I needed to find another way to get my … [Read more...]

Hot Cocoa Milk Shake

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One of my favorite ways to dress up hot chocolate is by adding a scoop of vanilla ice cream to the cup of cocoa. Last week I made a special Hot Cocoa Milk Shake with candy cane ice cream- it turned out so.stinkin.delicious. I think it is my new … [Read more...]

Reindeer Marshmallow Pops


Are you ready for a fun and festive treat for the holiday season? These Reindeer Marshmallow Pops are a simple snack your kids will love to create and then devour! INGREDIENTS: 24 Marshmallows 24 Red Candies (candy coated chocolate or red … [Read more...]

3 Ingredient Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies


At the risk of hurting the feelings of all the other cookies I consume during the holiday season, I'm going to go on the record and say that Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies are my favorite. If I don't have all the time and ingredients to make the … [Read more...]

Nutty Turkey Cookie

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It has been a tradition for as long as I can remember to make turkey cookies with my mom and all the little kids at our Thanksgiving festivities. I remember loving this activity when I was little, now I love seeing my kid's eyes light up when they … [Read more...]