Patriotic Blue Velvet Brownies a la mode

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I'm all about fun holiday foods. They are just a lot of fun to create, share and enjoy. With summer comes hot weather and makes me wanting frozen goodies on holidays- with 4th of July coming up, I wanted to do something patriotic but with a little bit of a twist- using frozen custard in ...

Homemade Healthy Fruit Roll Ups

Homemade Healthy Fruit Roll Ups

We've been dealing with a lot of food allergies and sensitivities in our family and we're really working to remove processed foods from our day to day snacks and meals.  Healthy meals with fresh ingredients are fairly easy for us but snacks are a little more difficult.  Sometimes you just want a snack that is ...

Strawberry Banana Yogurt Pops

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Hot summer days are made for outdoors, lots of waterplay, and of course popsicles!! Instead of letting the store bought pops overload the kids with sugar they dont need take control of their summer snacking! Like these homemade Strawberry Banana Yogurt Pops.  Sweet, lip smacking, and surprisingly healthy the kids will still beg for more! ...

Berry Bramble Homemade Frozen Yogurt

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Looking for a delicious and healthy dessert to finish off a meal or serve as a midday snack to get you through the day? Make your own homemade frozen yogurt with a tasty berry flavored base topped off with a generous drizzle of chocolate- the combination is amazing!   Smooth and creamy, double smoothed, Aussie ...

Key Lime Bars

Key Lime Bars

My children love lemon bars for a summer time treat and recently when they asked if we could make some we decided to change it up a bit and made Key Lime Bars instead.  They have great flavor and with a little bit of graham cracker in the crust they really remind me of Key ...

Key Lime Pie Muddy Buddies

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If you are craving something sweet but chocolate just isn't what you want try these amazing Key Lime Pie Muddy Buddies. They will take the edge off your sweet tooth and will be like a little taste of vacationing in the south! Key Lime Pie Muddy Buddies Ingredients: 9 cups Chex cereal 2 cups white chocolate chips 1 Duncan Hines ...

Simple Raspberry Crisp Recipe

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 Summer is HERE!! One of my favorite things about summer is the fruits and veggies we can get fresh- even from our yard.  There's just something I love so much about going outside (or even down the road) to pick fresh fruits and veggies that are grown right here, that I don't have to head ...

Homemade Sweetened Condensed Milk

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I have been making my own condensed milk for a while now wanting to save money and really, it's such a simple thing to make, it seems silly to buy it! Choosing exactly what ingredients I put into recipes means I can choose what those ingredients have or don't have added to them....and since we've ...

Fresh Mint Chocolate Bars

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Hi new friend! Janel here from the sister team of NellieBellie. I'm the short, redhead to counteract my sister Lanet's tall blondeness. We create healthy recipes, ridiculously decadent desserts, cozy drinks, cocktails, and pretty crafts & diy's. You know, the important things in a Minnesota life . We'd love for you to pop by ...

Sweet & Salty Popcorn Cake

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of JOLLY TIME Pop Corn for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Summer is almost here, school is almost out and it's the perfect time to start spending more quality time with the family after school. This weekend we took full advantage of having a few ...