Olaf Nutter Butter Cookies Recipe

Olaf Nutter Butter Cookies Frozen Movie

Unless you're living in a cave someplace without any access to social media or television, I'm fairly certain you've heard of the fabulous new Disney movie, Frozen. We LOVE the movie, especially the soundtrack and the amazing characters.  For everyone here at the Martin house, it was love at first sight with Olaf, the world's ...

Carrot Crescent Appetizers Recipe

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Spring is coming.  Sooner or later, right?  Time for plants and trees to come alive, spring celebrations, Easter.... and it's time for some fun SPRING recipe ideas!! Here's a  carrot crescent appetizer recipe that's pretty easy and would be great for an Easter appetizer, Peter Rabbit baby shower, or any spring or garden party. Fill ...

Three Cheese Chicken Florentine Recipe #CookUpCozy

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It's cold, winter's hanging on as long as it can, we've all been sick and I want comfort food.  Period.  This is me pouting and stomping my feet at frigid air from polar vortex and snow, snow snow.  I'm tired of winter meals and ready for some fun new stuff but the weather won't cooperate.  ...

Red Barn Canvas launches new Children’s line of canvas wall art

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Red Barn Canvas launches new Children's line of canvas wall art.  This post announcing the new brand from Red Barn Canvas is brought to you by my friends Kristy and Andy, the awesome behind RBC.     Introducing PinnsQueak Boutique, A Red Barn Canvas Brand full of fun, coordinating Canvas Wall Art specifically designed to grow with your ...

Pies for Pi Day? Yes, please!

girl scout cookie ice cream pie recipe

Pie.  It's got such a huge part of so many of our family traditions and it's hard not to love pie.  In fact, I can tell you, in 39 1/2 years on this earth, I've not met anyone who doesn't like pie.  There aren't a lot of foods you can say that about, although I ...

5 ways for kids to help clean the house #SwifferatTarget #CleverGirls #sp

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My little one, like most kids, is great at making messes. It's kind of a gift of little kids. Fortunately for us, we have a little one who also wants to help us keep the house clean. She's always the first to ask "Can I help?" and really, she's a great helper. She just needs ...

Kale and Ham Galette Recipe

Kale and Ham Galette

I've been trying to add some culinary excitement to our family meals lately. Nothing super crazy, of course.  This week I was thinking about kale and making kale chips. But then I was thinking about other stuff you can put kale into.  Somehow, this had me thinking about Easter and ham and leftover ham and ...

Fun Recipes with PEEPS #PEEPSTreats

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Sometimes, you just want to have a little fun with your PEEPS.  Last year, we made PEEPS Kebabs and PEEPS pops.  This year?  A Peepster Basket Cake.  With PEEPS, it's all about fun.  New flavors of PEEPS, paired with fun Wilton icing colors, sprinkles and decorating bags and tips, gives a whole lot of room ...

Feta and Spinach Stuffed Chicken Breast Recipe

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Feta and Spinach Stuffed Chicken Breasts   A delicious spin on a Weight Watchers recipe that is full of great taste but low in calories- inspired by Greek flavors.  My kids are pretty good at eating salad and since the stuffing resembled one of mom's yummy loaded salads they loved this chicken dish, and gobbled up the ...

Help Olympic Athletes support future Olympians #EveryStep #Olympics #sochi

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Nine U.S. Olympic and Paralympic athletes. Nine programs in need. A $500,000 donation from Citi. You help decide where it goes with just a click. That's what Citi's Every Step of the Way program is all about, in a nutshell. Olympic athletes supporting programs to help others train and become the next Olympic athletes. This post ...