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Ropa Vieja

Ropa Vieja (Slow Cooker Recipe) Hi, I’m so glad to be back here at The Melrose Family today with another delicious recipe for you all! Today’s recipe is for Ropa vieja which is spanish for old clothes. Can you see why this dish is called that? It does kind of resemble a pile of “old clothes” right? Ropa vieja is a Cuban dish that is served with rice. Fried plantains …continue reading

Lobster Mac and Cheese Casserole

Hey there! This is Heather from Totally Tailgates! Jenny invited me over to share with you one of family’s favorite “company is coming” casseroles. I am thrilled to be here at The Melrose Family to tell you how incredibly easy it is to wow your friends with a decadent Lobster Mac & Cheese casserole!   Not every day is game day, and at Totally Tailgates we enjoy sharing incredible meals …continue reading

All Purpose Chicken Meatballs

All purpose chicken meatballs can be used for many different meals. A great basic recipe to have on hand for easy dinners. It is nice to have go-to recipes on hand so when you are in a pinch and don’t know what to make you pull them out. That is why I love these baked, all purpose chicken meatballs. They can be served with a side of marinara or BBQ …continue reading

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Chocolate chip banana bread is a delicious breakfast recipe the whole family will enjoy! All you will need is a few basic baking ingredients, one bowl, and one pan to make this tasty treat! Chocolate Chip Banana Bread   Hi there! It’s Kelly from Typically Simple and I’m back with another yummy recipe. This chocolate chip banana bread is a family favorite! My little guy requests it at least once …continue reading

Thin and Chewy Maple Sugar Cookies

When it comes to cookies, I’m pretty much an expert! So you can trust me completely when I tell you that these thin and chewy maple sugar cookies are the bomb! Hey there! In case we haven’t met, I’m Kristine from Kristine in between and I love cookies. So naturally, I’m stopping by to share one of my very favorite small-batch cookie recipes with you today!

Sausage Stuffed Acorn Squash

Sausage stuffed acorn squash is a little spicy, a little sweet and super flavorful. A delicious fall meal filled with sausage, cheese, Panko, apples, onion and celery.    Over the years I have become a huge fan of squash. Believe it or not, the first time I tried an acorn squash was when I went home with my boyfriend, now husband, for Thanksgiving in college. His mom made the BEST …continue reading

Easy Peanut Butter Pumpkin Dip

My favorite fall flavors all whipped up in a peanut butter dip. This simple Easy Peanut Butter Pumpkin Dip is perfect for all those fall apples you are picking. Easy Peanut Butter Pumpkin Dip   Hi ya’ll! I’m so excited that fall is finally here. It’s always has been my favorite time of year. Since I was born I loved the fall, and when I was younger that was only …continue reading

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Hi everyone, I’m Carissa and I’m really excited to be here today and share this quick, easy and really yummy recipe for chicken tortilla soup. It’s a super quick and delicious recipe that every busy mom should know how to make. It will also make for a comforting meal during the upcoming chilly Fall and Winter weather. Chicken Tortilla Soup   So I actually made this soup last week on …continue reading

Homemade Barbacoa Beef Tacos

Homemade Barbacoa Beef Tacos Hey, it’s Deb again from Bowl Me Over! I know, I know – last month I shared my recipe for a Skinny Taco Salad and this is another Taco recipe…. but this is a recipe I KNOW you’re going to love…and I couldn’t wait to share it with you! Homemade Barbacoa Beef Tacos.

Apple Pie Bites

These apple pie bites are super easy to make and packed full of delicious cinnamon flavor! Apple Pie Bites Recipe Hi there! I’m Kelly from Typically Simple and I have a delicious recipe to share with you today. Since fall is just around the corner, it’s time for pumpkin flavored everything. However, I’m more of an apple-everything fan myself, especially when it comes in dessert-form like caramel apple cookies!

Flavored Creamer Cubes

  This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Seattle’s Best Coffee. All opinions are 100% mine. Have your kids gone back to school yet?  Did you just want to high five me when you said yes?!  I know I certainly did!  It’s taken us a little bit to get used to the schedule and there were definitely some feelings of anxiety that we needed to get …continue reading


Ham and Cheese Pockets

Ham and Cheese Pockets are a home made, easy to assemble take on the freezer favorite. Filled with honey ham, cheese and mustard. If you love an easy recipe for dinner raise your hand!! I am always on the look out for something quick but delicious to make during the week. 

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