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Sausage & Cream Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms

January 7, 2014 1 Comment

Appetizers are often my favorite part of a dinner party or get-together. There’s something about little finger foods that can easily fill my plate. They get me every time. One of my all-time favorites are these simple sausage and cream cheese stuffed mushrooms.

Sausage & Cream Cheese Stuffed Mushrooms Recipe

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Mini Cookie Topped Cupcakes with M&M’s

December 23, 2013 1 Comment

This Mini Cookie Topped Cupcakes with M&M’s recipe is part of a sponsored post for a Collective Bias® #BakingIdeas #cbias campaign. All opinions expressed are my own.

I enjoy baking and making treats for friends and family. Not only is it fun, but the baking process is also a great activity to do with the little ones. They love helping mix ingredients, but more importantly, testing the food. Baking with chocolate and candies are their preferences in the kitchen.

Mini Cookie Topped Cupcakes with M&M's

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Holiday Baking – Dark Chocolate Mint Sandwich Cookies

December 9, 2013 7 Comments

This holiday baking recipe is part of a sponsored post for a Collective Bias® #HolidayButter #cbias campaign. All opinions expressed are my own.

Baking delectable treats is a huge part of the holiday season. They are an important part of dinner parties, gatherings, and as gifts. If there is one thing I learned about gift giving, it’s that I can rarely go wrong with delicious treats.

Dark Chocolate Mint Sandwich Cookies Recipe

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Quick Dinner Recipe – Knorr Pasta Sides with Fresh Produce

November 14, 2013 9 Comments

This Knorr Pasta & fresh produce dinner recipe is part of a sponsored post for a Collective Bias® #WalmartProduce #cbias campaign. All opinions expressed are my own. 

In a perfect world, I would have time to cook a homemade dinner every evening for my family. I try my best by creating a meal plan each week to stay on track. But even then, some days fly by, leaving me with no time to make what was planned. That’s why I keep my pantry stocked for quick meals.

Butter and Herb Pasta with Shrimp & Tomatoes #shop #walmartproduce

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Lemon Pepper Pasta with Shrimp – Quick Dinner Recipe

October 28, 2013 5 Comments

This Lemon Pepper Pasta with Shrimp quick dinner recipe is part of a sponsored post for a Collective Bias® #SauteExpress campaign. All opinions expressed are my own. 

Making dinner every day is important to me. It gives us, as a family, a reason to sit down and spend time together over a great meal. When days are busy and I start running out of time to prepare a meal, it is great to have some quick meal options.

Lemon Pepper Pasta with Shrimp #SauteExpress #Shop

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(Not so) Spooky No Bake Halloween Dessert and Juice Recipes

October 22, 2013 5 Comments

I created these Halloween recipes and a free bottle label printable as part of a sponsored post for a Collective Bias® #SpookyCelebration campaign. All opinions expressed are my own. 

October has been filled with a bunch of Fall themed crafts and activities. The boys are loving all the things involving pumpkins, leaves, and apples. However, I know they are patiently waiting for the candy treats. To get them psyched about Halloween, I made them a spooky dessert and juice snack.

Spooky Celebration Recipes #SpookyCelebration #Shop

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Chicken Bruschetta Pasta – An Easy Meal for Busy Days

September 24, 2013 7 Comments

Almost once a week, I found myself trying to get a handful of things done in the afternoon and before I know it, it’s 5 o’clock. I forgot to get dinner prepped. Then I am stressing out trying to decide what I have in the pantry to make a quick and easy meal for the family before my husband gets home from work.

Easy Chicken Bruschetta Pasta Recipe

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