Monthly Archives: April 2016

How to Make Your Favorite Muffin

I make muffins like it’s my job. Well, technically my job is to be a full-time mom to my three kids, so maybe making muffins is my job? Anyway, I have a young daughter who desperately always wants to help … Continue reading

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Weekly Meal Plan #77

My highlight from this last week was actually a “low-light.” Sometimes I can have great plans for meals, or at least full plans. This last week was not one of those times. I knew I was going to be busy … Continue reading

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DIY Chipotle-style Cilantro-Lime Rice

It was certainly a joy for me when my children started to outgrow the phase when they needed to have all of their foods eaten separately – each meal deconstructed so that no sauces could touch the pastas or sandwiches … Continue reading

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Oven-Fried Drumsticks

“It’s shake ‘n bake! And I helped!” I don’t know why, but that old commercial used to be a mainstay in my house when I was growing up. But here’s the thing – it struck a chord with us, aside … Continue reading

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Weekly Meal Plan #76

I have loved the amount of fresh fruit available this week. Berries galore! It makes throwing together sides for a meal so much nicer, to have plentiful, inexpensive fruits that everyone loves. Even though I didn’t have plans to use … Continue reading

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Mexican Pizzas

I grew up eating these tasty mini pizzas. I have no idea where my mom discovered this recipe, but I’m so glad she did. It’s so simple to prepare – you can go from thinking you want this for dinner … Continue reading

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List of Slow Cooker Freezer Meals

Simply put, your freezer and your slow cooker can really save your bacon. Imagine that it’s 7am. You’re getting your family ready to head out the door. You’ve all got a long day of work or school ahead of you. … Continue reading

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