Homemade Baby Cereal Bars with Fruit #CookingwithGerber

Homemade Baby Cereal Bars with Fruit

We bought a lot, I mean A LOT of baby cereal when the boys were babies.  We anticipated they would eat a lot of it and they did but it wasn't always as "cereal".  We used it in lots of recipes.  One of their favorites, actually this was a favorite of their big brother and ...

5 Minute Frozen Mocha Latte Recipe + Tips to grab some “me” time!

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Folgers for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. 5 Minute Frozen Mocha Latte Recipe + Tips to grab some "me" time! As moms we are usually on the go from the minute our feet hit the floor until our head falls exhausted onto the pillow at ...

Oatmeal Crème Pie Kabobs

Oatmeal Creme Pie Kabobs- This Mama Loves

When I was growing up, my mom let us pick a special treat at the store to bring in our school lunches around our birthday week. My favorite was always Little Debbie® Oatmeal Crème Pies. I don't know that there was a specific reason for it, but that was what I chose every single year, and ...

Skillet Sausage & Potato Brunch Recipe

Skillet Sausage & Potato Brunch Recipe- This Mama Loves

Skillet Sausage & Potato Brunch Recipe Breakfast skillets are our favorite go-to for morning, dinner time, and definitely great for brunch recipes. You can use whatever you have on hand to throw one together- the mix of all your favorite breakfast foods tastes amazing! I make ours with a combination of eggs, some form of breakfast meat ...

Taco Crescent Roll Ring

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Taco Crescent Roll Ring Like many moms, I love to cook for my family but am often short on time. The kids are very active in sports, so we are often away from home in the evening. I love to make a home cooked meal over opting for take out any day. The issue is finding ...

Chicken Chili with Cornbread Crust

Chicken Chili with Cornbread Crust- This Mama Loves

Easy one dish dinners are my go to favorites, less work while cooking and then of course less time standing at the sink later. Okay so this one is two dishes but still...totally worth it. One dish or not, this is the PERFECT dish to bring to any potluck. You'll have an empty dish in ...

Gluten Free Molasses Cookies Recipe

Gluten Free Molasses Cookies Recipe- This Mama Loves

Gluten Free Molasses Cookies Our family has been gluten free now for almost a year since finding out our toddler has Celiac Disease.  We're still adapting recipes and trying out old favorites as gluten free.  Baked goods can be tricky because gluten free flour doesn't always behave the same as traditional wheat flours but we're finding ...

Blueberry Coffee Muffins

Blueberry Coffee Muffins Recipe- This Mama Loves

I've been working really hard this year to focus on relationships.  We're doing more family things, I'm taking more me time (my relationship with myself can always use work) and also with my friends. Friends are friends because we enjoy their company, so I feel like I am wanting to make a point of doing ...

S’mores Snack Mix {with video}

S'mores Snack Mix - This Mama Loves

One of my favorite things about summer includes having tons of fun adventures with my family.  In town, on the road, or even far enough away to fly... exploring things together is a favorite thing to do. Of course, one part of adventures is almost always a snack....and s'mores are a summer staple for us-- ...

Red Velvet Cookies and Cream Milkshake

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Is it just me, or did we have the weirdest winter? One minute we had a blizzard and the next minute we had 50 degrees and sunshine! I am not a licensed professional but I think Mother Nature was a bit bipolar! Now spring is here and I can get those winter clothes put away. ...