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Garlicky Parmesan Chicken Wings

This is the BEST family chicken wing recipe ever! Garlicky Parmesan Chicken Wings are full of flavor but are not at all spicy. Kids love these! Garlicky Parmesan Chicken Wings It’s always good to gave several varieties of chicken wings available for casual entertaining, especially if children are in the mix! These Garlicky Parmesan Chicken wings are full of tangy flavor and are slightly addictive. And don’t worry, the garlic …continue reading


Orange Chocolate Fudge

Orange chocolate fudge is the perfect treat for Christmas. Just 4 ingredients and 7 minutes is all you need to make this dreamy treat your reality. Orange Chocolate Fudge To make this orange chocolate fudge part of your Christmas plan, all you will need are these 4 tasty ingredients: Dark chocolate Sweetened condensed milk The zest of 1 ripe orange Butter And that’s it!! Eating chocolate fudge in Scotland This …continue reading


The Importance of Play

Tired of seeing your kids on their devices constantly?  Wondering how to break free from them?   A new Play Report from IKEA found that the importance of play is undervalued in our modern society so in order to get our kids back to discovering play we need to encourage their inner creativity. The Importance of Play This is a sponsored post by IKEA U.S. The content and opinions expressed below …continue reading


Crispy Pork Carnitas

These delicious crispy pork carnitas are a popular Mexican recipe that is served with warm corn tortillas. This is an easy recipe that is mostly hands off and it’s perfect for parties or get-togethers! Crispy Pork Carnitas   I’ve made pork carnitas so many times in the past but they were always just ok, nothing special, just ok. However this recipe will knock your socks off! The secret ingredient is …continue reading


Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal

Apple cinnamon oatmeal is a warm, delicious way to start your morning. Packed with fresh apples and spices.  Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal Thank you Maty’s Healthy Products for sponsoring this post.  When it’s cold outside my kids want something warm to eat before school. A big, tasty bowl of oatmeal always does the trick. It’s cozy comfort food that does a good job of filling up their bellies. This apple cinnamon …continue reading

One Pot Chili with Noodles

Need a one pot meal that the whole family will love?  Our One Pot Chili with Noodles is a family friendly recipe that everyone will love. For the longest time we’ve tried to get our girls to eat chili.  It is my absolute favorite Sunday dinner.  A meal that you can start around the football games and then enjoy while watching the games.  Plus, it’s a meal that my husband …continue reading


Two Ingredient Homemade Play dough

This homemade play dough recipe only requires two ingredients and the kids will love how soft it is to mold and roll into different shapes. Two Ingredient Homemade Play Dough   Hi there! It’s Kelly from Typically Simple with a fun kids’ activity! As a former teacher and now mom to a preschooler, I love coming up crafts and activities that are not only fun, but have a bit of …continue reading


Thick and Hearty Fresh Pumpkin Butter

This thick and hearty fresh pumpkin butter is loaded with fall flavors and is the perfect topping for toast, ice-cream, or even stirred into oatmeal!   Hey there! It’s Kristine from Kristine in between again, stopping by with another wonderful fall recipe for you. I personally start my pumpkin season early, like let’s say late August and I keep it going clear through Thanksgiving! There are just too many incredible …continue reading

Sweet & Spicy Chicken Wings

Sweet & Spicy Chicken Wings are always a family crowd pleaser on game days! These are the perfect combination of heat and sweetness with that classic chicken wing flavor. Touchdown! Sweet & Spicy Chicken Wings Hi there! It’s Heather from Totally Tailgates, and I am so excited to share this wing recipe with you today. You can make restaurant-style chicken wings right at home! And with only four ingredients, not …continue reading

Potty Training Made Fun for Everyone

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Squatty Potty.  All opinions are my own. Potty training.  It’s probably the most frustrating part of parenting that you’ll EVER deal with. You have to teach a toddler how to understand the signs that they need to use the bathroom.  Yet, that very same toddler doesn’t even like to stop playing to eat lunch or FaceTime with grandma.  It is a battle …continue reading


Zuppa Toscana Soup Recipe

Zuppa Toscana Soup Recipe You don’t have to go out to your favorite Italian Restaurant to enjoy restaurant style soup at home! Zuppa Toscana Soup is a quick and easy meal to make. So savory and delicious! This soup and a great loaf of bread (like this Ranch Cheesy Bread) makes this an easy weeknight meal! Hi everyone it’s Deb stopping by from Bowl Me Over – I’ve been sharing …continue reading

Spicy and Tangy Quinoa

Spicy and Tangy Quinoa A quick make-ahead snack that you eat instead of a bag of chips. This spicy and tangy quinoa is ready in 20 minutes Hello, I am Rini from Healing Tomato and I have an idea for a very quick and simple healthy snack idea that you can eat without feeling guilty.

The Melrose Family