Jello Candy Corn Cups‏

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We are gearing up for Halloween already- hard to believe, but we're just over a month away.  That's going to fly by- especially if your family has activities like we do.  Days turn into weeks in the blink of an eye! These Candy Corn Jello Cups are such a fun, festive treat, and pack a ...

Candy Corn Mocktails

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There are so many fun cocktails and mocktails around for adults...but sometimes, it's fun to make some super fun drinks just for the kiddos. With Halloween coming, we thought this Candy Corn Mocktail recipe would be a whole lot of fun for all ages- and the kids will marvel at the layers of the drink ...

Homemade Sausage Gravy

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Homemade Sausage Gravy is one of those warm, delicious dishes I remember my mama making in my childhood. Flavorful gravy over flaky, warm biscuits could get me moving even on chilly days.  When I became an adult and learned how to do it myself I was amazed at how incredibly easy it was to make and ...

Chocolate Covered Crow Cookies

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These chocolate covered crow cookies are fun to make.  They are fun, simple, cute, and not super spooky! There's just so many ways to have fun with your food- and playing with chocolate just makes it yummier.  A few ingredients you can find almost anywhere, and a little imagination, and you can create just aboout ...

Apple Pie Lasagna

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Oh, what's that? You haven't heard of an apple pie lasagna? Well, truthfully, I hadn't either. The idea popped in my head two weeks ago and I was all "oh my gosh it's going to be all layers of apple and yum and goo and IT HAS TO HAPPEN this weekend" but then it didn't... until ...

Mini Breakfast Casserole

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Breakfast casserole is a favorite morning staple in our house. They are easy to toss together and you can use pretty much whatever you have on hand to make it. They can be as simple or as involved as you like making them perfect for busy mornings, leisurely weekend brunches, or family holiday breakfasts.  They ...

Jamaican Smile Cocktails

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When I was lounging on the beach in Jamaica at Sandals Ochi Beach Resort sipping on sweet and delicious Jamaican Smiles I was thinking of you.  I know, I am so generous, right? They were so tasty I knew that I wanted to recreate them at home to share with you all to help make it ...

Ham and Cheese Tater Tot Casserole

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This post brought to you by Crystal Farms Cheese. The content and opinions expressed below are that of this mama loves. One of my family's favorite meals is tater tot casserole but sometimes we get tired of the same old thing week after week so I try to mix it up but keep their favorites in ...

Pumpkin Whoopie Pies with Maple Filling

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I feel like fall needs to hurry on up and get here.  There are apples to be picked, and pumpkin delights to be baked. This series of heat waves we are having in September is not in my plans for fall baking! I want all the fall foods!  Bring on the apples and bring on ...

Cajun Sausage with Black Beans and Rice

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Today's families are often in a rush going from school, to meetings, to various activities. We need quick and easy meals that do not take a ton of time, but still offer a balanced meal for the kids and adults. Variety and flavor are the key to making them popular with the family- who says ...