Chicken Chili


I got this recipe for Chicken Chili from my friend Brenna years ago and it is a family favorite! I love recipes that I am able to keep most of the ingredients stocked in my pantry and just ready to toss in the crock pot. Easy & delicious, this recipe is a keeper!! INGREDIENTS: 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts (or 2 cans of chicken) 4 cans northern (white) beans, undrained 16 oz. jar of salsa 1 pinch of canned small green chilies (I am a wimp!) 2 cans chicken broth 10 oz … [Read more...]

Seasonal Blocks

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Did you know the 4 seasons of the year all have the same number of letters in their names? These seasonal blocks are such a fun decor you can keep on display all year long! I made these with my mother in law and 2 sister in laws over the holidays while the boys watched sports on TV all day. Materials Needed: 1- 4x4 piece of wood cut into 4 inch blocks. We bought ours at Home Depot and they cut these for us right there in the store- perfect! Paint & Paint Brushes Vinyl Letters. If … [Read more...]

10 Recipes for Winter Treats

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Cold weather have you hiding out indoors? If you're looking for something to do, try your hand at making some of these delicious winter treats! Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies // The Winthrop Chronicles Thumbprint Snowman Cookies // In Katrina's Kitchen via Munchkin Munchies Chocolate Covered Snowmen Pretzels // The Joys of Boys Peppermint Oreo Brownies // Tidy Mom Orange Sweet Rolls // I Heart Naptime Four- Ingredient Snowball Cookies // Yellow Bliss Road Peppermint Bark // Made to Be a … [Read more...]

2014 Journal Jar Kit // Free Download

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I had several requests to make another journal jar label for this year.  This is a simple idea that you can do as a family- every time something awesome happens, write it down, and put it in the jar.  On New Year's Eve, pull out the pieces of paper and read them as a family! We had so much fun reading the funny and amazing things that happened throughout 2013, that we can't wait to start filling up the jar for this year. :)  You can find last year's Journal Jar here. (I'm still playing around … [Read more...]

10 Peppermint Recipes

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I'm loving all these wintry peppermint recipes being linked to our link parties! Here are some of my favorites: 3-Ingredient Peppermint Hot Chocolate // Sweet C 's  Designs Peppermint White Hot Chocolate // Will Cook for Smiles Chocolate Chip Peppermint Cookies // Yummy Healthy Easy Peppermint Cookie Bark // Your Homebased Mom Red Velvet Peppermint Cookies // Yummy Healthy Easy Peppermint Cheesecake // The Grant Life Peppermint Oreo Bites // Will Cook for Smiles Candy Cane Cake //  Say … [Read more...]