Parsley Carrot Dog Treats Recipe

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Tobey's 13 1/2. He gets spoiled more and more as he gets older. I won't apologize for it. He deserves it. That includes homemade treats!!  Check out this quick and easy dog treats recipe the kids love to make for Tobey :) Parsley Carrot Dog Treats Ingredients 1 bunch of fresh parsley, finely chop the entire bunch, including ...

Reese’s Pieces Blondie Recipe

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Do you know what makes me smile?? The smell of somethings baking in the oven.  It's hard to have anything NOT smell fantastic while baking, but one of my fave things is blondies. They just have this amazing aroma that fills the house and makes me feel like I'm back in my childhood kitchen.  Adding ...

Sour Cream and Onion Tater Tot Casserole #HoodMealMakeover #SourCream

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A fresh twist on an old family favorite that even the kids will gobble up.  Out of desperation from having the same old dish week after week I set about creating a new flavor profile for my standby dinner-Tater Tot casserole.  Going heavy on onions and including Hood sour cream makes this dish creamy and ...

3 Simple Back to School Tips #HappyBalance

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It's amazing how fast the luxuries of summer can fade, only to be replaced by the sudden onslaught of organization and the need for structure. It seemed that the hours of the day were short enough during the summer, and now a majority of daylight hours are consumed at school for the kids and catching ...

Duct Tape Flower Hair Clip

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Duct tape is one thing that has so many uses, you should always have several rolls in stock.  In addition to helping you to hold things together, duct tape is now highly popular to use to make fashion accessories.  Although it may look difficult, duct tape is very easy to work with and allows you ...

Mini Turkey Trifle

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My kids LOVE to help make things for holiday gatherings.  This mini turkey trifle is great for kids to make and decorate- and then enjoy later as a healthy snack!  Great for Thanksgiving Day pre-dinner snacks! Mini Turkey Trifle Ingredients 1 each – red, yellow and green pepper ranch or veggie dip for dipping your peppers brown paper bag scissors orange, red ...

Lightweight Cat Litter Makes me Happy #FreshStepCats

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This post brought to you by Fresh Step Lightweight Extreme Litter. The content and opinions expressed below are that of this mama loves. Remember I was complaining sharing about how I'm not a fan of cat litter last week? I mean, I understand the purpose. And I embrace that it's a necessary part of having a ...

Scarecrow Cookies

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Are you looking for a unique cookie? Try these fun scarecrow cookies. They are easy to make and put together! Perfect for fall.   Scarecrow Cookies Ingredients - 1 package of Betty Crocker sugar cookie mix white frosting for the scarecrow's face chocolate frosting for the scarecrow's mouth shredded wheat for the scarecrow's hair wafer cookies for the scarecrow's hat candy corn for ...

Homemade Bisquick Recipe

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Love Bisquick? Here is a simple homemade recipe that is easy to make (takes only minutes) and a lot cheaper and probably even healthier for you than the store bought version. Buying an unbleached and/or organic flour and organic shortening is a simple swap to make it better for you.  Store this DIY Bisquick in an ...

Homemade Pizza Sauce Recipe

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Homemade Pizza Sauce Ingredients 1 8 oz. can of tomato sauce, any brand 1 tsp. dried oregano (you can also use McCormick Italian seasoning blend) 1 tsp. minced garlic 1 tsp. basil Directions - Combine all the ingredients and spread on your pizza crust and make and bake as usual. Store covered in the fridge up to 1 week. This sauce is easy ...