rotisserie chicken burrito

Effortless Black Bean & Rotisserie Chicken Recipe

rotisserie chicken burrito

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EffortlessMeals #CollectiveBias Busy nights with school now in session?  I was a bit thrown for a loop when my oldest started school last week.  By the time he came home and I had organized everything he brought with […]

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Easy Chicken Slow Cooker Taco Filling

slow cooker taco filling chicken easy

With school starting this week, I’ve been trying out new recipes for the slow cooker.  On the foremost of my mind was a good slow cooker taco filling that could be put in the slow cooker in the morning and be ready at dinner time.  Tacos to me are a great budget friendly meal that’s super […]

Peantut Butter Fudge Recipe

Peanut Butter Fudge Recipe

Peantut Butter Fudge Recipe

This was a long week.  Between getting ready for school to start and emotionally preparing myself for our kindergartener to begin his first day – I needed something sweet.  I can’t believe my big boy is going to be gone all day.  (Our kindergarten is all day, every day.)  I don’t know who’s going to have […]

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Easy Macaroni and Cheese Recipe in the Slow Cooker

easy macaroni and cheese in the crockpot

My grandma cut out this easy Macaroni and Cheese in the crockpot recipe from the newspaper years ago.  She decided to make it for my dad when he visited her and bam!… He was hooked.   Of course the recipe was shared and this past Sunday I made it again for our church picnic.  It […]

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Simple Homemade Pancake Recipe

simple homemade pancake recipe

Breakfast for dinner is one of our favorite meals on a weeknight. Not only is it quick and inexpensive; it can be healthy too! Today, I’m going to introduce you to my family’s go-to simple homemade whole grain pancake recipe. I created this recipe to accommodate my family’s love of oats. There aren’t very many […]

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S’mores Dip

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Nothing says summer like a good s’more in your hand.  That gooeyness that sticks to every finger, is what makes this dessert such a treat in our home.  There’s only one problem.  We don’t have a fire pit.  It’s something we’ve talked about building in our back yard for a cool summer evening, however I […]

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Using Your Garden Veggies: Carrot Bisque

homemade carrot bisque

I’m excited to share with you a great recipe that stars your garden carrots! Today, we are going to make a fresh carrot bisque. Don’t know what a bisque is? Put simply, it is a smooth, creamy, highly seasoned soup of French origin. Though most bisque recipes involve seafood, this version is all vegetarian. First, […]

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Using Your Garden Veggies: Zesty Ranch Zucchini Chips

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Using Your Garden Veggies: Zucchini Today, my friend Jaime is sharing how to make a delicious Zucchini Chips.  I absolutely LOVE zucchini.  I’m definitely going to try these out on my family. You can find the recipe on Coupons & Freebies Mom. I’m really excited to be sharing fresh garden veggie recipes all this summer!  Every Friday we […]

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Using Your Garden Veggies: Tomato, Mozzarella & Salami Salad

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Using Your Garden Veggies: Tomatoes Today, my friend Sara is sharing how to make a delicious Tomato Salad with Fresh Mozzarella and Salami.  I know that when the tomatoes come on, they really invade our home!  I’m excited to try this recipe – it looks amazing! You can find the recipe on Sisters Shopping On A Shoestring. I’m […]

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Using Your Garden Veggies : Yellow Squash Cheddar Biscuits

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Using Your Garden Veggies: Yellow Squash I’m really excited to be sharing fresh garden veggie recipes all this summer!  Every Friday we will be sharing an easy recipe using fresh garden veggies.  This series will run all summer!  These recipes will be created by me or some of my other friends from around the web. Today, […]