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Grandma’s Famous Pineapple Cheeseball

We all know it, our grandmas are the world’s best cooks! They make delicious food, give us the recipes, we try to make it…but something always seems to be missing…but it’s okay, because as long as we keep at it, hopefully our grandchildren will say the same thing about us. 😉 This recipe come direct… Continue reading Grandma’s Famous Pineapple Cheeseball

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Slow Cooker Ham & Bean Chowder

As much as some of us are absolutely done with Winter and are longing for Spring…we still have a ways to go. With that being said, make the best of the cold weather with this delicious, thick, satisfying chowder. Just imagine yourself curled up on the couch with a steaming mug of hot chocolate &… Continue reading Slow Cooker Ham & Bean Chowder

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Food-Lovin’: Southwest Chicken & Quinoa-Stuffed Bell Peppers

Ummm, can you say delish?? I can! I took a recipe I found on Pinterest and made some of my own little changes to it. I’ll add the link to the original at the end of the post. Also, be forewarned- because we have a tight grocery budget and schedule, when I cook I tend to cook… Continue reading Food-Lovin’: Southwest Chicken & Quinoa-Stuffed Bell Peppers

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Food-Lovin’: Thanksgiving Smorgasbord Soup

It’s Fall, the leaves are changing colors & the temperature is dropping. It’s the time of year when people start to get into the feely-good, cozy mood and their feely-good, cozy clothes. It’s the time of year when families get together to catch up on what’s new around food…. Fall, food, & family…three of my… Continue reading Food-Lovin’: Thanksgiving Smorgasbord Soup

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Monday Munchies: Patriotic Berry Palm Piettes

In the spirit of Independence Day I decided to make some yummy desserts. These are delicious Patriotic Berry Palm Piettes. They’re basically miniature star-shaped pies that fit in your hand. When we chow down on them this evening at our Independence Day cookout, I’ll be adding a dollop of vanilla ice cream and chocolate syrup…uhhh…yum!… Continue reading Monday Munchies: Patriotic Berry Palm Piettes

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Munchie Monday: Dehydrated Strawberry-Kiwi Snack

My mom got me a dehydrator for my birthday this past year. You might say “Woooh…another kitchen appliance 😳” but for real- it has become incredibly helpful in saving us grocery money and snacking a little healthier. I’ve done squash and zucchini chips, and strawberry chips before, but this was a fun (and delicious) twist.… Continue reading Munchie Monday: Dehydrated Strawberry-Kiwi Snack

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Cook’n’Craft Sunday: All-Veggie Vegetarian Spaghetti

This is absolutely one of my favorite meals to have for dinner…and although it says “vegetarian” in the title, it can also be pretty flexible. You can add things like shredded chicken or beef to the sauce if you prefer a little meaty protein in your meals. For this recipe, I use an FANTASTIC tool… Continue reading Cook’n’Craft Sunday: All-Veggie Vegetarian Spaghetti