Kid Friendly Simple Rice Pudding

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I love getting my kids in the kitchen to help me cook. It really boosts their confidence when I give them a recipe that they can put together themselves with a little help.  They love learning new tricks in the kitchen depending on their skill level, and little do they know I am secretly working […]

Chocolate Chip Icebox Cake

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I was new to the world of icebox cakes until a couple years ago. My eyes were opened to these little no-bake cakes of awesomeness.  The are basically cookies and cream layered with other amazing bits of goodness, and refrigerated at least overnight. The cream softens the cookies until you have this soft tasty cake […]

Stuffed French Toast Muffins

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THESE ARE EPIC!!! Sorry to bust out in all caps right off the bat, but y’all don’t understand.   These Stuffed French Toast Muffins are out of this world amazing. The kind of amazing that makes you go back for more…. and then wish you made them more often…. and then bake some fresh french […]

Simple S’More Snack Mix

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I am not ready for Summer to be over, and I know the kids aren’t. BUT….it is time. In a few days the kids will be heading back to school, and making new friends. The only thing…… It’s still Summer….Technically. The season doesn’t end just because the school district’s calendar starts early. The days are […]

Kickin’ Potato Wedges

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I love finding new ways to kick dinner up a notch. There are only so many times I can serve regular ole’ french fries as a side in a week.  I am pretty sure my kids could just eat the fries by themselves for dinner at this point and be happy. ME on the other […]

Quick & Easy Oven Baked Flounder

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I am always looking for new quick, delicious & affordable dinner ideas that the entire family will eat. Because I wish that everyone sat down and ate the same thing more often! I hit it out of the park with this Quick & Easy Oven Baked Flounder. It is so family friendly! I bought this bag […]

Beach Bum Chex Mix

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We love heading to the beach! And you can’t go to the beach without snacks! This Beach Bum Chex Mix was a natural creation, and super simple! The Goldfish crackers make this so much fun. There are so many varieties you can add, plus you can even find some Generic cracker whales, sharks, and more […]

Chocolate Espresso Cookie Crisps

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Y’all know I love my morning cup of coffee. The only thing that makes that cup of coffee better is a cookie. Make that cookie chocolate, and it may as well be a party! These Chocolate Espresso Cookie Crisps are a treat that will brighten an afternoon break or provide an elegant ending to an […]

Homemade Dole Whip

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If you have been to Disney at least once you have heard of the famous Dole Whip! It is only available at Disney Land, Disney World, the Dole Plantation in Hawaii, and a couple of other places around the US (now that it is gaining popularity). It is basically a soft serve pineapple frozen dessert. […]

2 Ingredient Creamsicles

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2 Ingredients, and less than 5 minutes. That is all it takes to make these AMAZING 2 Ingredient Creamsicles!  These are just as good if not better than those bright orange creamsicles we all remember from being little. But these are made with a secret ingredient. No Ice Cream, No Heavy Cream, but International Delight […]

Easy Pancake Bites

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Back to School time is coming whether we like it or not. Truth is, I have to feed my kids year round….crazy, right?!  I swear they eat enough for a small army, but I have to remind myself that they are still growing. The burning question at my house every morning is, “What do we […]

Strawberry Lemonade Poke Cake

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My kids love having a sweet treat in the evenings, so I like to surprise them with something special from time to time.  Tonight it was this Strawberry Lemonade Poke Cake! I love it because poke cakes are so easy to make. They turn out moist, and flavorful every time. All they need is a […]

Gluten Free Fried Chicken

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It has been a while since I told our story, but my son is Gluten Free. It makes eating fun kid foods a little more challenging but not impossible. He love fried chicken with a “handle bone”…I just have to make it. This recipe is super simple, and not much different than typical fried chicken. […]