Milk Chocolate Caramel Popcorn Mix

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We have family movie night every Friday in our family.  It's a big deal.  It's one of our favorite parts of each week- and we pile on blankets and each other and snuggle down for family chill time.  Of course, with movies....often comes popcorn.  Given that it's fall, we've been looking to mix up the ...

Fun Kool-Aid Crafts and Recipes ($250 Prize Pack Giveaway)

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Growing up, we had Kool-Aid a lot. Well, maybe not a lot, but at parties, celebrations, we definitely did.  I remember we had these really cool Kool-Aid man mugs and I really really loved those mugs. We might have had a pitcher, too.  Whatever- they were AWESOME. Photo Credit for these beauties goes to Nothyme4Presents  (and excuse ...

Blueberry Dark Chocolate Milkshake Recipe

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This dark chocolate milkshake recipe is made possible thanks to product coupons sent to us by Stonyfield.  I wanted to try to make a healthier version of a favorite beverage using natural and organic ingredients.  This recipe is simple, refreshing and delicious and is sweet enough to satisfy anyone's sweet tooth! Instead of ice cream, ...

Despicable Me Minion Surprise Cupcakes Recipe

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Today I'm going to share with you OUR version of the ever-popular Minion cupcakes and goodies that have been floating around online since the previews for Despicable Me 2 have started to show.  I decided to do them as simple as I could- and with a surprise twist that might surprise you.  If you remember, ...

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies with Pretzels and Avocado Recipe

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Chocolate chip cookies are a favorite in our family, and sometimes, no matter how much we love the classics, it's fun to change things up a bit.  Part of my Ambassadorship with Avocados from Mexico was a promise to create an avocado recipe each month over the summer, and today I'm sharing a new one ...

Chocolate Avocado Brownies Recipe #ILoveAvocados #AFMPitCrew

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This recipe for chocolate avocado brownies is sponsored as part of my Ambassadorship with Avocados from Mexico. Opinions are my own.  I love brownies. They love me too.  It's a long, rocky road for us (and another brownie flavor I can't seem to say no to) and it usually ends with the brownie being devoured ...

Maple Sugar Toast with Fruit = Easy Summer Breakfast #CookwithSpreads

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This is a sponsored post about Maple Sugar Toast written by me on behalf of Unilever. Since discovering the different ways you can cook with spreads, I'm finding I'm reaching for this in the fridge when I'm cooking more an more...my kids have even invented their own recipe using a spread! We have a new favorite ...

Firecracker Surprise Cookies Recipe

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Happy Flag Day! In celebration of our flag, and really, you can use these cookies for Memorial Day and Fourth of July as well, we decided to take the Pillsbury Stars and Stripes Cake Mix and make some cake mix cookies- with a fun surprise at the end! These cookies are so easy to make.  Prepared, ...

Transform Your Summer BBQ with Hellmann’s Juicy Salsa Burger #Hellmanns100

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This post about all the different ways you can use Hellmann’s to transform your summer BBQ  is sponsored.  Watch videos and learn how to use Hellmann’s or Best Foods to transform your summer BBQ dishes into something that will leave your friends and family wondering, “what’s the secret ingredient?”. Mario Batali has lent his culinary ...