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Lime Gooey Cake Bars

Lime Gooey Cake Bars are perfectly creamy with a hint of lime. A great dessert for spring and summer.   Can you believe that we are half way through April already? This year sure is going by fast. Cinco De Mayo, one of my favorite food days, is just around the corner.  I think I could eat Mexican inspired food everyday of the week if my family would let me. …continue reading

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Slow Cooker Steak and Bell Peppers

This Slow Cooker Steak and Bell Peppers is so easy to make and a must try that you are going to love! A favorite slow cooker recipe of mine and a big winner with the hubby.  Slow Cooker Steak and Bell Peppers Slow Cooker Steak and Peppers I’m a red meat lover, and while I try not to eat it as often as I would like I love it when I …continue reading

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Backyard Spring Cleaning & Strawberry Spring Spritzers

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Roundup® For Lawns. I can remember waiting well into May when we lived in NY before ever thinking about spring cleaning our backyard space. Living in the south has changed all that.  We were out on the lake in February!  Since we are able to be outside so much more, our backyard has become an extension of our home …continue reading

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Sweet Hot Pickled Radishes Recipe

Never made sweet hot pickled radishes before? That's okay you can do this. These are refrigerator pickles. So all you need to do is cut up the veggies, boil the pickling liquid, pour it over everything and tuck it in the refrigerator. The fridge does all the work for you, love that!! Sweet Hot Pickled Radishes Hey it's Deb again from Bowl Me Over, thank you again for the opportunity to share ...

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Paleo Sweet and Spicy Brussels Sprouts

THE Paleo Brussels Sprouts guaranteed to turn any sprout hater into a sprout lover! Paleo Sweet & Spicy Brussels Sprouts Hi there! Allie here, with Miss Allie's Kitchen. Good to see you, good to see you! If this is your first time meeting me I'm a healthy food blogger who is privileged enough to connect with you all on The Melrose Family! Today I want to talk about (duhhhn, duhhnnn, duhhhn) brussels ...

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Bacon Gouda Crepes with Raspberry Compote

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Smithfield. Ready for a delicious brunch recipe?  We’re combining sweet and savory in this easy brunch recipe of Bacon Gouda Crepes with Raspberry Compote that are sure to make your brunch complete. Bacon Gouda Crepes with Raspberry Compote My husband and I recently got away without our girls for a friend’s wedding in Delray Beach, Florida.  The weather was …continue reading

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Spicy Roasted Red Pepper Ranch Dip

This spicy roasted red pepper ranch dip is a little bit spicy, a little bit sweet, and full of flavor thanks to the ranch! Everyone will love dipping their chips into this easy dip!  Hey everyone! Amanda here from Old House to New Home sharing a simple and easy dip recipe, perfect for veggies or chips! I don’t know about you, but here in the Northeast, from the time between …continue reading

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Easy Bacon Cheeseburger Cups

I love bite-sized food because it brings back such awesome memories of girl’s nights with my friends! My own girls love them because they’re just fun. Instead of making the same old thing for dinner, why not take a traditional meal and make it mini. I did it with these easy bacon cheeseburger cups and they were a big hit! Easy Bite-Sized Bacon Cheeseburger Cups Hi guys! I’m Lisa from …continue reading

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Summer Lunch Idea for Kids

Thank you to NESTLÉ® PURE LIFE® 8oz “Share-a-Smile™” Kid Designed Edition for sponsoring this blog post. All opinions are my own.   <img height=”1″ width=”1″ style=”display:none”src=”https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=1261464193895249&ev=PageView&noscript=1″/> The warm weather is already teasing here in North Carolina so I already have the mindset of laid back Summer days, which will consist of a ton of swimming, boating and trips to the playground.   In order to make that all happen, I …continue reading

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Chicken Orzo Salad

Chicken orzo salad makes a light and fresh meal. Filled with rotisserie chicken, vegetables, orzo and topped with a lemon vinaigrette dressing. Chicken Orzo Salad The weather is warming up and the flowers are starting to bloom. Spring time is just around the corner. Woohoo – bring on the sun! Thinking about breaking out my warm weather clothing and eventually swim suit, makes me want to start eating a little …continue reading

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Savannah Smiles Energy Balls

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Whole Earth Sweetener Co.. All opinions are 100% mine. Do you love Savannah Smiles Girl Scout Cookies? Now you don’t have to feel guilty about eating them with this energy ball recipe for a healthier version of the well-loved cookie.  These Savannah Smiles don’t have the butter or sugar that the cookies require so you can feel good about …continue reading

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8 Mealtime Strategies for Busy Parents

Have kids? You’ll love these 8 Mealtime Strategies for Busy Parents! If anyone tells you running a multi-kid household is easy, step back because their pants are probably on fire. It’s not easy, it’s hard work! Meal prep alone is a full-time job so today we are sharing 8 mealtime strategies for busy families. These will help save you time and might go a long way to preserving your sanity. …continue reading

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