Easy Meatball Stuffed Peppers - beef meatballs, cheese, rice... it's so quick and easy!
Recipes, Review

Easy Meatball Stuffed Bell Pepper Recipe

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Cooked Perfect® Meatballs. All opinions are 100% mine Easy Meatball Stuffed Bell Pepper Recipe: Making a weeknight favorite, just got easier. Using frozen, pre-cooked meatballs makes this dish a breeze! Easy Meatball Stuffed Bell Pepper Recipe Well it's "back to school" time, and for this momma...it's the first time I've ever had a kiddo heading off to school.  I'm terrified. Nervous. Beginning to wonder how for ages, parents have been able to get their kids out of bed and ready to be at school by a certain time every morning.  But ready...

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Summer dinner ideas and recipes for meals
Recipes

Summer Dinner Ideas

Summer Dinner Ideas: Recipes for those summer nights where you come in late, and need something quick and easy to feed your family. Summer is my favorite season. The warm days where I can take my little boys outside to run wild, play in the creek and load up in the farm truck to come home when it gets dark.  But with two little boys, something I usually hear is, What's for dinner mom? Now, don't get me wrong... I love a good "take-out" option on summer nights.  But I'm trying so hard to push past that temptation most nights, so my kids...

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The BEST Bruschetta Recipe, EVER. It's a quick & easy appetizer that's PERFECT for a party!
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Easy Party Appetizers

Easy Party Appetizers - A collection of slightly homemade appetizer recipes that are simple to whip up for guests or just for snacking! Easy Party Appetizers Before any of my parties, I find myself thinking Ok, now that I know what the theme is... what in the heck am I going to make? Most of the time, I LOVE to fix appetizers for a party, more than main dishes. It's easier for the guests to pick at all evening, and it leaves a ton of variety instead of trying to pick one or two main dishes, HOPING everyone likes it. I've found that a...

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how to make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich
Recipes, Review

Are You Making a Peanut Butter & Jelly the Right Way?

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of The J.M. Smucker Company. The opinions and text are all mine. #PBLove Are You Making a Peanut Butter & Jelly the Right Way? Do you know that 1900 people search google a month, asking: How do you make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich? I kid you not. But you know what? More and more of the people I tell this little trick to are so excited to give it a try with their next pb&j. Picture it: Public speaking class, my freshman year in college. (Yes, I’m hooked on watching Golden...

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Chocolate Caramel Gooey Butter Cookies
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Chocolate Caramel Gooey Butter Cookies

Chocolate Caramel Gooey Butter Cookies: A spin on the original cookie with a touch of caramel drizzle makes these the best cookies ever. At least in our house. Chocolate Caramel Gooey Butter Cookies At first, I really didn't think it could get much better than the original gooey butter cookie. Then, we made the strawberry shortcake gooey butter cookies. I believe I ate 15 of those bad boys in about 3 minutes that day. I swore it was the best cookie I ever had. But now... although those are still amazingly delicious... I bring you the ultimate gooey butter cookie: Chocolate Caramel Gooey...

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Summer Soiree Party Appetizer Idea
Parties, Recipes

“Hooray It’s a Summer Soiree” Sneak Peek

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Columbus Craft Meats. All opinions are 100% mine. Summer Soiree Sneak Peek: Hosting a summer soiree doesn't have to be as complicated as it sounds. Creating easy appetizers and serving guest pleasing drinks is key! Friends, I have been wanting to style a soiree for some time now, and it's finally here! The vision of navy, coral, and gold together sounded like a heavenly mix of colors, and I can't wait to see it all together.  "Hooray It's a Summer Soiree" Sneak Peek Today, I'm showing you a sneak peek at what...

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Easy Potato Soup Recipe Using Instant Potatoes on the stovetop. So quick!!
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Easy Potato Soup: Quick Stovetop Recipe

Easy Potato Soup: This Quick Stovetop Recipe using instant potatoes can be made in under 10 minutes! I also added left over chicken too, but it's not mandatory! I hadn't gone grocery shopping in DAYS! Ok... WEEKS! Things were getting pretty slim in the house. I knew I had leftover chicken tenders in the refrigerator, and wanted to utilize them to make something different so I didn't hear: Chicken tenders AGAIN!? from my kids. Easy Potato Soup: Quick Stovetop Recipe Well we all know how I feel about slightly homemade recipes. (Recipes that are made at home, but utilize some store bought ingredients and shortcuts...

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Slightly Homemade Healthy Side Dish Recipes
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Healthy Side Dishes — 7 Quick and Easy Recipes

Healthy Side Dishes — Recipes for those meals where you need something quick, easy, and with healthy ingredients. Why are side dishes so hard to come up with? And when you're trying to eat healthier, finding HEALTHY side dishes is even harder! Healthy Side Dishes After scouring our recipe archives, I pulled together the healthiest side dish recipes we have, to store them all in one place. Because let's face it. We need dinner meal plans that are quick, easy, and family approved. So rather than spending hours searching Pinterest or the blog, you can refer to this page to see 7...

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Strawberry Cream Cheese French Toast: This is so easy and her husband said it was the BEST he's ever had.
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Stuffed Strawberry Cream Cheese French Toast

Stuffed Strawberry Cream Cheese French Toast: An easy recipe that you can make at home, but tastes like it was made in a pleasant little breakfast joint on vacation! Stuffed Strawberry Cream Cheese French Toast So today my recipe post is a bit different. I usually share photos of the entire cooking/baking process (which I'm sure some of you love, and some of you it annoys) in my recipes, but today I'm only sharing photos of the end result. Why? Because this is the stuffed strawberry cream cheese french toast that I made on Facebook LIVE the other morning, and I didn't...

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Apple Pie Nachos - Cinnamon Sugar baked tortillas, topped with apple pie filling! fantabulosity
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Apple Pie Nachos with Cinnamon Sugar Tortilla Crisps

Apple Pie Nachos with Cinnamon Sugar Tortilla Crisps — A recipe that you can whip up with a few store bought ingredients, with an option to make them even easier! Apple Pie Nachos I can't tell you the last time I devoured an entire platter of dessert, practically on my own. Well... until two days ago when my friend Kate came over, and we made apple pie nachos. I had texted her the night before and said: Hey, I'm headed to the store. Do you have any fun dessert ideas that we can whip up really quick for the Slightly Homemade Dinners...

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Fried Cake Bites - Carnival Food at Home
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Fried Cake Bites — At Home Carnival Food

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CreateWithOil #CollectiveBias Fried Cake Bites — At Home Carnival Food: A sweet treat that your taste buds will fall in love with, and it will BLOW your mind how easy they are! Fried Cake Bites Oh friends... I couldn't keep this from you any longer, and I may have stumbled upon a guilty pleasure that will engage your taste buds on so many levels. While at the grocery store the other day, walking past the "Oooops, I Baked Too Much" sign, I saw this incredibly delicious...

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mini cake tutorial ideas for a small one person cake - made out of donuts
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Easy Mini Cake Idea + Tutorial

Mini Cake Idea + Tutorial: For Birthdays, Favors & Place Settings. Making individual mini cakes is an adorable idea AND so easy for almost anyone to make! Easy Mini Cakes So I have this little donut pan, and it's the cutest little thing.  I use it for multiple recipes, just to add a different shape, for bite-size fun.  The other day while staring at a cake mix in my pantry, I thought it would be incredibly fun to make little cake donuts as a surprise for my kiddos. When the cake "donuts," finished baking, I stared at them for a minute. How...

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