Happy Fall, Y’all! Pumpkin Recipes to delight your tastebuds!

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Fall is HERE and it's my favorite season. The colors changing, apple picking, pumpkin patches...and with fall activities, there also comes fall foods, close behind.  Here are some delicious pumpkin recipes to delight your tastebuds! You'll find sweet and savory recipes in this roundup- I hope you enjoy!! Let me know if you try any :) 2 ...

Peanut Butter & Jelly Popsicles (Recipe)

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Want to try a fun, new frozen treat? How about Peanut Butter and Jelly Popsicles? ½ cup peanut butter 1 cup plain yogurt 1 cup milk 4 tbsp honey, divided 2 tsp pure vanilla extract 1½ cups raspberries 2 cups raspberry juice 4 tbsp sesame seeds (we omitted this) Save Print Peanut Butter & Jelly Popsicles Author: Brett ...

We kicked off the summer with a ConAgra Backyard Bash #BackyardBash

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This weekend was Memorial Day.  The official kick-off to summertime.  We celebrated as many did, with a (low-key) barbecue bash for family and friends. We had some friends over for a #BackyardBash and had a blast in between the rolling thunder that kept threatening downpours and lightning every time we got into the pool....but we ...

Caramel Apple Sweet-za Dessert Pizza Recipe

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In the last issue of American Girl Magazine, there was a recipe my daughter could not wait to try.  Caramel Apple Sweet-za, a dessert pizza. Oh my goodness.  This is the sweetest pizza you will ever try!!  It is delicious, although you won't be able to eat very much- it's rich, sweet and filling so ...

What’s For Dinner Tonight? Pork Loin Roast

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I am always looking for a quick and easy solution for dinner. My family loves pork roast, but I have such a hard time cooking like my grandma used too. Moist, flavorful and falling apart. Through trial and error I have come up with a great method for cooking pork loin roast ...

National Nutrition Month Mushroom Campaign: Get Your Plate in Shape

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Part of living a healthier lifestyle can be as simple as swapping out one ingredient for another.  With baking, we often use applesauce to replace oils.  Replacing meats with other foods rich in proteins can be another healthy swap that is quite easy to do and doesn't require a lot of extra work.   According ...

Shrimp Salad

The secret to my success in the kitchen is healthy meals as quick a possible. I also love to make a wonderful party dish in minutes. First soak a bag of shrimp in cool water. Then peel the shrimp. Place three tablespoons of olive oil and a clove of fresh garlic in a pan. I cheat and ...

Adding Essential Oils to Homemade Cleaning Products

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I love to make my own cleaning products.  The only thing is, they often don't have any real scent to them....that's one thing I miss about purchasing cleaners.  Or one thing I did miss, until a friend told me about adding essential oils to my cleaning products. My go-to All Purpose Cleaner (APC)  is really easy ...

Avocados are Awesome! #iloveavocados

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Avocados from Mexico for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine.   One of the reasons I love avocados, aside from the healthy food factor, is that they are such a versatile food.  I was first introduced to  Avocados from Mexico when my oldest was an infant ...