Date Night at Home

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When you don’t have family around to babysit for you, and don’t have a lot of disposable income, going out for date night isn’t always feasible. I mean, it sure is fun, but there is the cost incurred of paying a sitter and whatever you actually do for your date night. That can add up ...

The Nut Job Healthy Trail Mix Recipe #TheNutJob #giveaway

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This healthy trail mix recipe post is brought to you  by our friends at The Nut Job. The Nut Job, featuring  WILL ARNETT, BRENDAN FRASER with LIAM NEESON and KATHERINE HEIGL, opens IN THEATERS JANUARY 17.  We’re very excited to see this new animated movie as a family!  It looks funny but also has lots of ...

Miniature Spinach and Cheddar Quiche Recipe

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This crustless quiche recipe filled with fresh spinach and shredded cheddar cheese is a delicate addition to breakfast or an elegant, easy-to-carry appetizer at a social function. For perfectly cooked quiche, bake until the eggs are just barely set, then remove from the oven to cool; the quiche will continue to cook for a brief ...

Coconut Cupcakes with Marshmallow Frosting

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This Coconut Cupcakes with Marshmallow Frosting Recipe will satisfy your craving for coconut- and with some festive nonpareils, make a delightful treat for your Valentine!  You can also make them sans coconut if you aren't a big coconut lover. Ingredients: Cake: 1 box cake mix with their suggested ingredients and a few quick adjustments/additions:substitute the oil for unsalted ...

Gluten Free Pancakes Recipe for Valentine’s Day

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This Gluten Free Pancakes recipe is perfect for your gluten free sweetie on Valentine's Day! Ingredients: 2 cups rice flour 1/3 cup tapioca flour 2/3 cup potato starch 1/2 cup dry buttermilk powder 2 teaspoons sugar 1 tablespoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon xanthan gum 4 eggs 1/4 coconut oil (plus coconut oil for greasing the pan or skillet). 3.5 cups water Dash ...

Penguin Love Valentine Treat Recipe

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This little Penguin Love Valentine Treat Recipe is so easy and fun to make, and the best part? The kids can totally help! It's just a few simple items you need and all are easily found at your local grocery store.  Cute, fun, and easily allergy friendly!! Penguin Love:   Ingredients:   *Oreo Cookies   *Different color heart sprinkles   *White Icing   Directions:   Place an unbroken ...

Cupid’s Arrow Non Candy Valentine

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This sweet homemade Non-candy Valentine is not only adorable but it is a thrifty craft for you to do with your kids. I have also included   a simple printable tag for you to add to your Valentine's to personalize them for friends. These are perfect for making a couple dozen to take to school for ...

Diet-to-Go 1000 Meal Giveaway!

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With the new year comes resolutions for many of us to lose weight, be healthier, eat healthier. Note that I said US.  That includes me, although I really don't make full blown resolutions. Regardless, navigating your way around diet programs and weight loss plans can be a little overwhelming- and expensive.  That's why Diet-to-Go is ...

Ombre Pancakes for Valentine’s Day

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Here's a fun and sweet way to make breakfast- Ombre Pancakes for Valentine's Day! Ingredients: 1 box or package of your favorite pancake mix (for best color adding results, a lighter mix (not wheat) will work best. Many pancake mixes ask for different ingredients so take a quick look before heading to the store.  These are usually basics ...

Satisfy your sweet tooth at P.F. Chang’s

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This post brought to you by P.F. Changs. All opinions are 100% mine. So Valentine's Day is coming up verrrry soon, my friends.  And listen. I'm not all mushy, gushy, lovey dovey on Valentine's Day.  I also have I think gone out to eat ON that day exactly one time. I've also never ever been to ...