Pecan Brownie Bars

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I had my first taste of Pecan Brownie Bars a few months ago, and knew I loved them. What surprised me was that my husband loved them. He's not big into sweets- so when he likes something I like to take notice. I am making a batch of these today and thought I'd share the ...

Kielbasa, Potato, Pine Nuts & Bacon Dinner (Recipe)

kielbasa potato pine nuts and bacon dinner recipe

This is a new-to-my-family recipe that I came up with - we are going to call it Kielbasa, Potato, Pine Nuts & Bacon (with a little spinach) by Taste of Home's Kielbasa Potato Skillet but altered due to what was available in our house.  I was expecting all of us to like it, I mean- it's ...

The Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe Ever. Maybe. Probably.

the best chocolate chip cookie recipe ever

Who out there isn't looking for that perfect chocolate chip cookie recipe?  I know Jenni and I always are.  Here's one that is borrowed from our friend Hannah's Aunt Katie's cookie recipe, and made our own.  So delicious.  So yummy.  They don't last long.  Don't expect to bring any leftovers for lunch to work because ...

Free Recipe and Craft eBooks

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If you enjoy cooking or crafts, then you'll love these free eBooks! This list was just updated to bring you the newest ones. Some of these are about cooking and others are about crafts. Just pick and choose which ones you like best! They're all FREE! Free Craft eBooks: Cheap and Easy Crafts Free Recipe eBooks: 12 Top Rated ...

20 minute homemade tomato meat sauce

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I just love cooking hearty meals this time of year. One of my family favorites is lasagna. My secret? The super flavorful, meaty tomato sauce. This recipe has never failed me and makes the perfect amount for lasagna. Enjoy ! Ingredients: 1 T olive oil 1 medium onion 6 garlic cloves 1 pound breakfast sausage (jimmy dean) 1/4 cup heavy cream 28 ...

Shaped Hardboiled Eggs for Kids

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If you are looking for a fun way to add some pizzazz to snacks, lunches, and even dinners for your little ones I have the perfect tool for you!  Hardboiled eggs that are turned in to shapes with a mold are so fun to make and eat. Head over to Amazon where you will find the Rabbit ...

Pasta Fagioli Soup in the Crock Pot (recipe)

pasta fagioli soup crock pot

This week's recipe is for yummy Fagioli Soup with Pasta using Amee's recipe from Madame Deals! Perfect for the cooler weather it is sure to warm and fill you up after a busy and hectic day! Ingredients: 1 onion-chopped 2-3 ribs celery chopped 4 carrots chopped (I used about 20 baby carrots) 1 tsp minced garlic (I used Tastefully Simple ...

Ham and Scalloped Potatoes au Gratin with White Wine (Recipe)

ham and scalloped potatoes au gratin with white wine recipe

One of my favorite things to do is make a huge ham for Christmas dinner- not just for Christmas but for the leftovers.  Comfort foods about with ham and this recipe is no exception...My family devoured this one tonight and I just had to share! Ham and Scalloped Potatoes au Gratin with White Wine Ingredients: 4 cups diced ...