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)

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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)

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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 ...

DIY Frozen Hot Chocolate (Recipe)

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It's winter. It's time for cold weather, playing in the snow, snuggling under blankets by the fire to get warm.  Except...it isn't very cold in Connecticut this week. It's about 55 degrees.  So I decided to try something NEW today. I made Frozen Hot Chocolate- which I've heard about but never tasted.  I thought this ...

Nestle Winter Favorites (Williams Sonoma & Gift Card Giveaway)

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It's December, and we're in full holiday mode. People are friendlier, cards are being sent, gifts ordered, folks are helping one another, and everyone I know is doing some kind of baking - we all have some special foods that go along with our holiday traditions! If you are looking for some new ideas, ...

Better Baking with Avocados from Mexico- Enter to win!

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Avocados from Mexico for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I don't know about you but I'm always looking for ways to make baked goods healthier. Until I'd heard of the Avocados from Mexico's Better Baking Sweepstakes, I'm not sure I was aware that avocados ...

Crockpot Chicken Enchiladas

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buy propecia onlineom/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/crockpot-chicken-enchiladas.jpg" alt="crockpot chicken enchiladas" width="300" height="207" /> Crockpot Chicken Enchiladas is the recipe this week coming to us from Tabitha of Saving Toward A Better Life! You can add a little extra spice like Paprika Pepper to kick up the flavor or enjoy as is for a great homemade meal! Ingredients: Chicken Breasts or ...