Make Ahead Chicken Patties

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    There’s a little family-owned meat market not far from my school that sells fresh chicken patties like these.  I usually pick some up when I need to cook something quick for dinner and I often buy extra to freeze.   When I was on vacation this week, I had time to make my […]

“Cans Get You Cooking” Pumpkin Recipes

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  Disclosure: I received a Hannaford gift card for doing a series of 8 posts about the Cans Get You Cooking program. I am disclosing this per FTC guidelines.   Pumpkin recipes are all the rage right now,  so for my November Cans Get You Cooking post, I thought I’d share my two favorite pumpkin […]

Guest Post: Luscious Key Lime Bars

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  I have a great recipe for your summer time parties!  It’s from Amy at Chew Out Loud.  This kind of chilled dessert is totally what I crave in the hot summer months!  Give these Key Lime Bars a try and let me know what you think!     These Key Lime Bars are sweet […]

Canned Chicken Salad Sandwiches

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  Disclosure:  I received a Hannaford gift card which will allow me to purchase the canned items and other ingredients I need for a series of 8 posts about the Cans Get You Cooking program.  I am disclosing this per FTC guidelines.   As a food blogger, I’m participating in the Cans Get You Cooking […]

Italian Grilled Cheese Sandwich

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  Today, I’m participating in Kitchen PLAY’s “30 Days of Grilled Cheese” event, sponsored by Land O Lakes Deli Cheese!  The challenge is to create my own recipe using Land O Lakes 4 Cheese Italian Blend Deli Cheese. We love grilled cheese sandwiches in my house, but I wanted to come up with something more […]

Make Ahead Bacon-Wrapped Mini Meatloaves

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  Can you believe it?  I’m actually posting a new MAKE AHEAD recipe!  I’m sorry that it has been so long!  Between teaching, reviewing products, remodeling our kitchen, and spending time with my new puppy, I haven’t had much time for new recipes around here. You’re going to love this meatloaf!  I have made several […]

Ninja Cooking System Recipe: Hearty Beef Stew

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  Remember when I did a review/giveaway of the Ninja Cooking System back in October? Well, I’ve been LOVING this kitchen appliance ever since I got it!     I shopped at Bed, Bath and Beyond over the holidays and picked up the Ninja Cooking System Cooking Easier, Healthier & Better cookbook.   So far, I […]

Gingersnaps

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  Today’s guest post is from Jessie at Life as a Strawberry.  When I saw her beautiful photos,  I just had to ask her to share this recipe with you!  Gingersnaps is one of my favorite cookies.  Not only do they taste great, your house smells amazing when you bake them!  Enjoy this recipe over […]

Guest Post: Pumpkin Cake Roll

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  I have a great recipe for you from Sheryl at Lady Behind the Curtain!  I love how you can make this Pumpkin Cake Roll ahead of time and freeze it!  I’m going to make it next weekend so I can get one of my desserts out of the way for Thanksgiving!     Probably […]

Guest Post: Super Pumpkiny Pumpkin Pie

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  I don’t know about you, but it’s just not Thanksgiving without pumpkin pie.  So when I saw this recipe on Heather’s blog, Heather Homemade, I just had to ask her if she’d share this with you!  Check out the mouth-watering pictures and enjoy this guest post!   Let me start by saying that this […]

Guest Post: Homemade Applesauce

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  Have you ever made homemade applesauce?  I used to make it every year when I taught Preschool many years ago.  I would bring my mom’s electric skillet to school and we would have a grand old time making applesauce together.  All the teachers would poke their heads in our classroom to see what was […]