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Getting Spicy with Spiceologist and their Oven-Baked Habanero Buttermilk Chicken

11 comments March 20, 2015

Let’s talk spices today, shall we? I rarely donate to charities, especially of the human kind. (Show me an animal in need, though…and that’s another story.) There’s just not enough […]

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Oven Baked Beans (and a massive cookbook giveaway!)

65 comments March 16, 2015

The kids: what are you making mom?! Me: baked beans The kids: *groan* Ya. That sounds about right. I finally conquered their hatred of potatoes, so now I’ve moved onto […]

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FitBit Giveaway!

24 comments January 24, 2015

Happy Saturday, friends! Did you exercise this morning? Every day Paul and I hit the treadmill and say to ourselves “Nothing tastes as good as skinny feels…nothing tastes as good […]

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Olive Quick Bread

15 comments January 8, 2015

This recipe was developed by me for STAR Fine Foods, who I have an ongoing relationship with. All opinions are 100% my own. Thank you for helping to support the […]

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French Fries and Dipping Sauces – 5 ways!

December 9, 2014

So. We ate french fries all last week. Life could be worse, right? When Alexia Foods asked if I wanted to partner on some recipe development, it was like Santa […]

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Cumin Seared Pork Tenderloin with Raisin Pine Nut Relish

28 comments December 4, 2014

I love this dinner so much, I made it twice in one week. That was back in October, and I’ve since made it two more times! Unprecedented in the food […]

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Easy No-Yeast Beer Bread

44 comments November 22, 2014

This recipe was developed by me for Negra Modelo. All opinions are 100% my own. You all know I’m not much of a drinker. And you also know I’d never leave my […]

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My Favorite Things Giveaway!

26 comments November 15, 2014

The kids asked when they should write their letters to Santa and in my head I was thinking it’s way too early. But then I realized, Thanksgiving is only 2 weeks […]

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Quick and Easy Meatloaf

24 comments October 23, 2014

This recipe was developed by me for V8 and their fun VegOut campaign! All opinions are 100% my own. You know that saying, “Pictures don’t lie” ?? Well, sometimes they […]

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Breakfast Quesadillas

18 comments October 9, 2014

This recipe was developed by me for STAR Fine Foods. All opinions are 100% my own – I love their products and use them all the time! Three weeks post dental […]

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Pumpkin Chai Drop Biscuits and a SILK Taste Challenge Video

October 7, 2014

We are big milk drinkers over here. BIG. Like, we could have our own cow, big. But the kids and I also drink a lot of SILK Almondmilk – it’s […]

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Tater Tots® potatoes Breakfast Casserole

September 25, 2014

We’re a month into the school year now and both kids being gone full days is glorious – I get so much done in six and a half hours! And […]

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Italian Provolone Pull-Apart Bread

48 comments September 22, 2014

This post is sponsored via the NoshOn.It Publisher Partner Program by BelGioioso – a cheese I use all the time! As always, opinions are my own.) I made pull-apart bread a few months […]