Pumpkin Angel Food Cake

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My hubby's birthday was a couple of weeks ago. He is ridiculously healthy (kind of weird that we're married, right?), so I wanted to make a fairly light cake that he wouldn't balk at eating. He loves angel food cake, so I thought adding pumpkin would be a great seasonal twist. He LOVED it. I … [Continue reading]

One-Pot Tortellini Soup

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A sweet friend of mine brought this soup to me after I had my third baby. I remember thinking (in my sleep-deprived fog): MUST. GET. RECIPE. It was so flavorful and hit the spot on a cool Fall day. I think I received something like six weeks worth of meals from friends, but this is the one I … [Continue reading]

Chicken Chow Mein

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Ahhhhhhhhhhh! I am almost never late with blog posts. But this is late, friends. I am really struggling with time these days. Three kids. Waaaaaaaaay … [Continue reading]

Sweet Potato, Sausage and Kale Soup

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For a while, both of my sisters were following the Paleo diet. They were always trying to get me to try their recipes (remind me to tell you about the … [Continue reading]

Chocolate Salted Caramel Peanut Butter Krispies

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This dessert has so many sinful things in it, it should be X-rated. But, man were these good. There's a bit of genius to these amped-up krispie … [Continue reading]

Easy-Peasy Broiled Corn (aka Corn “Crack”)

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I don't know about you but I despise side dishes. Not eating them...making them. During the week it's a struggle for me to get a main dish on the … [Continue reading]

Caramel Apple Sheet Cake

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It's September. So I can legally talk about caramel, apples and general Fall stuff. No need to remind me temps are still on the sweltering side...wait … [Continue reading]

Grilled Peach Sorbet

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Oh dear God is it ever hot here. We're on our ninth day of 95+ degree temps; my flowers are wilting, my lawn is brown, even my dog won't hang out on … [Continue reading]

How I Got My Kids To Eat Brussels Sprouts

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Brussels sprouts were that food for me when I was a kid. You know, that food that I would pretend to vomit while eating (in my defense, they did trip … [Continue reading]

Pasta with Summer Veggies

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I love when an entire dinner can be cooked in one skillet. Now this one technically may not qualify since you have to boil some pasta separately, but … [Continue reading]