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Easter Wine Pairings

Easter Brunch and Dinnner Wine Pairings

I was sent Mirassou® Wine to try and share with my family. All opinions are my own.  It’s time for the big southern brunches and dinners. Families coming together to eat good and share a holiday together. Southerns do it big too, go big or go home. We like big meals filled with a glazed ham […]

Chocolate Coconut Scones

Chocolate Coconut Scones

Scones are the special pastry that I treat myself to occasionally at Starbucks when I’m working. There is something about them. It’s like eating sweet bread that you don’t have to wait long for. They are the perfect compliment to coffee and tea. I’ve never made scones before so I was surprised at how simple […]

Southern Style Sunday Dinner

Southern Style Sunday Dinner Ideas

This post is brought to you by Foodie.com. All opinions are 100% my own. I’ve lived in the south nearly my whole life and I still can’t make friend chicken. My husband calls me a southern disgrace. So I leave the friend chicken to him unless he wants it burnt. I’m a baker more than […]

Mixed Berry Muffins - Streusel Topping

Mixed Berry Muffins with Blue Pixie Dust Streusel Topping

One of my favorite things to eat are muffins. Banana, Chocolate, Bran, or Berry, they are all my favorite. Fresh out of the over and served warm. Mmmm. I’m drooling just thinking about it. So in honor of the new Disney Fairies movie, The Pirate Fairy special Walmart exclusive DVD, I made these fancy muffins. […]

Turkey Rueben Panini

Turkey Rueben Panini

I love panini’s, they are the grown up version of a grilled cheese sandwich, and I love a good grilled cheese sandwich. Rueben’s are my favorite sandwiches though. My Irish blood makes me a sucker for the corned beef and sauerkraut. When I get a craving for them it’s hard to break it. The Rueben […]

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15 Chocolate Pie Recipes to Drool Over

This post is sponsored by Foodie.com Nothing puts a smile on your face quite like pie. You can make it out of just about anything. But I’m pretty partial to chocolate so why mess up a great thing. How about we make an even better thing by putting in into a pie!?  I’m ready for […]

Cafe Latte Greek Yogurt Pancakes

Cafe Latte Greek Yogurt Pancakes

This post was created in partnership with Stonyfield. All opinions are my own. It’s National Pancake Week and I am so in love with the new Stonyfield Greek Cafe Latte Greek Yogurt that I’ve been making fun recipes with it. These pancakes are bursting with expresso flavor. It’s a new twist on an old favorite! […]

Roasted Tomato and Mozzarella Sandwich

Roasted Tomato and Mozzarella Panini – Starbucks Copy Cat Recipe

I am slightly obsessed with this sandwich at the moment. It’s the Roasted Tomato & Mozzarella Panini from Starbucks. I can’t run out and grab one every time I’m craving it though, so I started making them as home and I thought I’d share the recipe with you.  This is a gourmet sandwich hurting with flavor […]

Colored Snickerdoodle Cookies

Colorful Snickerdoodle Cookies

I love snicker doodle cookies. They are the perfect cookie for any occasion. This recipe is my go to Snickerdoole recipe because the cookies are always chewy on the inside and crunchy on the outside. I thought I would try something new with them this holiday so that I could give them to friends and […]

Chocolate Rolled Cookies

Chocolate Rolled Cookies

These yummy cookies I stumbled upon while I was looking for an alternative to the plain old rolled cookies. I wasn’t a huge fan of rolled cut out cookies until I tried these. My husband also agrees that these chocolate cut out cookies are this new favorites. This recipe is from the Cookie Craft cookbook.   They […]

Dark Chocolate Strawberry Chex Party Mix

Dark Chocolate Strawberry Chex® Party Mix

This post brought to you by Chex® cereal. I have been compensated and given free product for my time & commitment, but all opinions are 100% mine. I love the holidays. It brings my family together more then we normally do. We also get to eat lots of great food. That’s another reason I love […]

50 christmas treats

50 Christmas Treats and Goodies for Your Neighbors or Coworkers

I LOVE making holiday treats and goodies for my neighbors and my husbands co-workers. It’s something simple and tasty you can do for them to show that you care. Heck hand them out to everyone.They are all great gifts for teachers, the mailman, or even your bank teller! They are all fun and cute Christmas […]

Rye Bread Sausage and Apple Stuffing - JaMonkey.com

Jewish Rye Bread Sausage and Apple Stuffing Recipe

Call it dressing, call it stuffing. Heck, you can call it slop but I know you’ll call it one thing after you try it. Really good! I’ve always been a sucker for Jewish rye bread. It’s my favorite sandwich bread. So I thought I would experiment with it in a stuffing recipe. I’ve seen plenty […]

Healthified Banana Nut Bread

Healthified Banana Nut Bread with Truvia®

A fantastic banana nut bread recipe healthified with Truvia®. Share a Sweet Future by sending a note to a child in Bolivia.

Homemade Pumpkin Poptarts

Homemade Pumpkin Pie Poptarts – Weelicious Lunches

  Since we’ve started eating better in our house, I’ve made an effort to make my daughters lunch instead of her eating (lord knows what) from the school. I like knowing that good things are going into her body. Unfortunately, not all of the lunches that I’ve made for her have gotten eaten. So it […]

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Roasted Red Pepper Breakfast Panini Recipe

Sometimes you just want to splurge and go out for breakfast. I fell in love with this dish while I was visiting Pensacola Florida. There is a super trendy cafe in the square called The Leisure Club that makes Intelligentsia Coffee & Tea and best best panini’s I’ve ever had. They also sell a local […]

Tacodile Foodimal Recipe

Foodimal Recipes from Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2 #Cloudy2

I love Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, so I’m so excited about the newest movie coming out. It takes your imagination for a ride. The Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 movie sent me these great recipes along with a fun Foodimal plush named Barry (a strawberry).  Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs […]

Mixed Berry Cobbler Baked on the Grill

Mixed Berry Cobbler Recipe Baked on the Grill

Our stove just broke and no one seems to carry the replacement part that we need. So we’ve been doing a lot of grilling. Blackberries are nice and ripe in the south so we decided to make some yummy cobbler. I’ve never baked anything on the grill but it’s honestly just like cooking in a stove. […]

Avocado Popsicles

Avocado Cream Popsicles – 4 Cinco de Mayo Avocado Recipes

What better way to celebrate Cinco de Mayo then with Avocados from Mexico. Me and a few other bloggers came up with some great recipes to share with you. Everything from dips to desserts! You may recognize these great bloggers. We had a virtual get together online. Diane from Turning the Clock Back Renne from Cutie […]

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Easy Easter Bird’s Nest Dessert – Kid Friendly Recipe

We love cooking and creating fun things to eat in our house. My daughter loves throwing on her matching apron and mixing and scooping. So preparing for a fun 1st Birthday party we made these super cute Bird’s Nest Cookies for our guests. These are great for any spring time party or Easter get together. […]

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Easy Layered Ice Cream Cake – Kid Friendly Recipe

This was a fun dessert we made together for Daddy’s birthday. We combined all our favorites to make one awesome Layered Ice Cream Cake. This is an easy one for the kids to help out with and make their own. Super easy! Grab a loaf pan. Mine happened to be a fancy one. Line the […]

Coconut Chicken

Gluten Free Coconut Chicken Recipe

This dish has a lot of coconut but I promise it isn’t over powering. My husband said, “it’s like comfort food!” Which I replied “without a drop of butter or flour!” It’s hard pleasing my husband so when he says that he likes a meal it’s a good sign. I used my collection of Nutiva […]

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Easy Super Bowl Recipes from Boar’s Head

I love Super Bowl time. Not just because of the creative commercials or the suspense of the game, but because of the awesome food at the parties! Here are some great one’s I found on the Boar’s Head website. Enter to win a $20 Visa Gift Card below. Spicy Potato Skins 1/2 Cup Sour Cream 8 […]

Chicken Quesadilla Flatbread Melt

Chicken Quesadilla Flatbread Melt Recipe

I’m so in love with great flavor. I’m also in love with convenience meals. So microwave meals were always in my freezer but I’l trying to make more things fresh with ingredients I pick up from the store myself. This is a dish that I used to buy a lot of but now I can […]

Raspberry Frozen Yogurt

Raspberry Frozen Yogurt – Low Calorie

We love ice cream around here. We also love raspberries. But We are cutting back on the junk food and fatty ice creams had to go. So I decided to make something to replace it. Frozen Yogurt! It’s extremely easy to make and only contains a handful of ingredients. I’ve also replaced the sugar in […]

Chocolate Almond Toffee #Recipe

Chocolate Almond Toffee Recipe

This is one of my favorite things to making during the holidays. I posted the recipe (along with some other tasty ones) but I thought I’d take some new photos of the step by step process so you can see the whole thing. I make this for my neighbors and put them in Christmas jars […]

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Cheddar Vegetable Soup in a Jar Recipe | Fantastic Gift Idea

I’m always looking for simple and delicious gift ideas. Not only during the Holiday’s but year round. This recipe is perfect for New Baby / Parent gifts, instead of flowers send them an easy meal. Trust me the New Mom will thank you! You can give theses to college students for quick meals! Welcome to […]

Easy S'Mores Ice Cream Pie

Easy S’Mores Ice Cream Pie Recipe

I LOVE S’Mores, I’m talking madly in love to the point I have a Pinterest Board devoted to them. With all the talk about S’Mores this summer I wanted to make something that would be perfect for summertime. Say hello to my new favorite treat and die at killer! Sorry the pictures aren’t the best quality my […]

Lemon and Garlic Pasta with Squash

Lemon and Garlic Pasta with Squash Recipe

We generally have meat almost every night so I finally started making a few meatless meals to save some money and spare us from the same menu each week. This one was a huge hit with my husband who was very sad about meatless Monday. Plus I learned how to Chiffonade yesterday! This is a […]

Pecan Crusted Chicken

Pecan Crusted Chicken with Peach Mustard Glaze Recipe

This is the amazing recipe from the Centrum Nutrition Possible Lunch we had at Blissdom. The Gaylord Opryland Hotel was kind enough to have the Executive Chef Matthew Foreman write it up for me because it was so delicious.   Peach Mustard Glaze Recipe Mustard powdered 1 tsp Onion Granulated 1 tsp Garlic Granulated 1 […]

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