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What’s Cooking: Kool-Aid Slushie, Garlic Brown Sugar Chicken, From Scratch Blueberry Dump Cake

It's Sunday and I tried three new recipes this week. Kool-Aid Slushie -  For the summer the girls get to cook something on their own (with me lurking around) so we tried a recipe from the community blog MomAdvice.  The girls love getting slushies at the gas station/market so they were excited to make one of their own.  All… Continue reading What’s Cooking: Kool-Aid Slushie, Garlic Brown Sugar Chicken, From Scratch Blueberry Dump Cake

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What’s Cooking: Mexican Quiona, Tomatoe/Kale Pasta, and Shortcake in a Jar

Now that I am getting back into the swing of blogging it is time to bring back my "What's Cooking" posts. My plan is to blog each Sunday about the recipes I tried/cooked the past week. All of the recipes are ones that I find on Pinterest (they are saved on my boards) OR recipes… Continue reading What’s Cooking: Mexican Quiona, Tomatoe/Kale Pasta, and Shortcake in a Jar

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What’s Cooking: Bacon Egg Muffins, Open Faced Tacos, and Broccoli Cheese Potatoes

It's been snowing here in Lexington - LOVE IT!  Although I'm a fan of warm beach-like weather.. every now and then I just want to play in the snow.  The girls have spent the morning playing and are now warming up to a good cup of apple cider(instant)... Unfortunately, I didn't get to post a… Continue reading What’s Cooking: Bacon Egg Muffins, Open Faced Tacos, and Broccoli Cheese Potatoes

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What’s Cooking: Oven baked Omelet

  So yesterday during my downtime moment I saw the Barefoot Contessa cooking an Omelet for Two.  It looked good and it was definitely on my list of things to make... yeah it was our "BRINNER" for today! I didn't do what Contessa did for my kids don't like onions nor jalepenos.  But I put… Continue reading What’s Cooking: Oven baked Omelet

Finances, Life

Thrifty Cooking and Crafting

As you read in a past post, I'm decorating since this is our "home" for the next couple of years.  I wrapped up the bathroom and then saw a quote about butterflies that I wanted to put in the bathroom BUT wasn't trying to spend a lot of money.  After doing some research I saw… Continue reading Thrifty Cooking and Crafting