Easy Fried Zucchini Wheels

Fried Zucchini This has got to be national Zucchini month! I have so many of these yummy vegetables from my Mom's garden and I have made tons of delicious recipes!  These fried Zucchini wheels are one of my favorite!     Ingredients: Zucchini, cut into 1/2-inch rounds 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1 1/2 cups panko bread crumbs 1/4 cup finely grated Parmesan 2 tablespoons … [Read more...]

Mini S’mores Bites

Do you love S'mores in the summer?   It is one of our favorite treats and I am always looking for ways to make different versions of S'more desserts and goodies.  I love all the bars and pie recipes out there, but I wanted something a little quicker and a bit smaller for my sugar loving boys!  This one is so easy, it literally takes minutes and you have a gooey chocolate treat! You need … [Read more...]

Sweet, Spicy & Smoky Grilled Spare Ribs That Satisfy Everyone! #DibsOnMyRibs

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If you are like us summer time means lots of barbeque! We grill as often as we can. It is great for celebrations bu also for family dinners. Oh my mouth waters at the thought! The fourth of July was no different. I had a special request this year for RIBS! I had been reading all the excitment about the Dibs on my Ribs contest and it had me drooling over the pictures and recipes of ribs. My … [Read more...]

Tropical Splash Summer Celebration With TCBY Yogurt & Fruit Salad #TCBYGrocery #CBias

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Summertime usually means FUN & SUN! However this summer there has not been much fun in the sun. We have moved TWICE in one month! June has been BUSY!  I decided that finally being settled into our house deserved a celebration! My kids deserved a party! So I deciced to throw a tropical splash party with just me and the kids. Our summertime treats usually include popsicles and ice cream. I like … [Read more...]

How To Make Easy Marshmallow Pops

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These Easy Marshmallow Pops are super easy and fun! I did these for my daughter's Justin Bieber party. These can be made with any colors so they would be a hit on any occasion. The kids can do these because they are so easy! You need: Marshmallows Kabob sticks or cake pop sticks (found in baking section at Walmart) Cup of cold water Colored cupcake sprinkles (make a bowl for each … [Read more...]

Adding Fruit To Your Diet + Fun Things You Can Do With Fruit!

Last week, we talked about the benefits of veggies. Today, we are going to look at the reasons why we should also include fruits in our diet. Before we get to some yummy recipes, check out these compelling reasons to make them! • Fruits are a low-cal, low fat option. They provide the natural sugar our bodies need, a good source of fiber, and of course, oodles of vitamins! • Fruits are a … [Read more...]

Giving On Cents: Bless Others With Food

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Last time you heard from me here was my Mythbusters post.  We talked about not needing to make a lot of money to be able to give. Today I'm sharing with you a practical way to do that! Food! On my blog I just did a post about the Top 5 things a post-partum mommy needs and food was on the list.  The readers all agreed, bring food! Besides new moms, who else could use food? older … [Read more...]

Mexican Chicken In The Crock Pot (Creative Recipes For Moms)

Mexican Chicken in the Slow Cooker This week's  recipe is for yummy Mexican Chicken using Sharon's recipe from Mom On Dealz! This recipe is quick and perfect for when you want to use ingredients from your pantry. For instance I only had one can of black beans so I used a can of red beans to substitute for the second can and it tasted great! Plus the chicken comes out so moist and juicy that it … [Read more...]

Amazing Chocolate Truffles Recipe

Amazing Chocolate Truffles This week's recipe of the week is brought to us by Pam from The Thrifty Things. This week I wanted to highlight how cooking frugally can still be delicious. Here's a wonderful recipe for chocolate truffles I found several months ago. With the holidays approaching these would make great gifts or treats for Holiday parties. … [Read more...]

Shake It Up! Simple & Healthy Meals For Kids (Featuring @ShakeASnack)

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Shake It Up : Simple & Healthy Meals For Kids This week's recipe of the week is brough to us by Heather Wolf, ACE-certified trainer, founder of JuggleFit LLC and creator of the Shake a Snack app for iPhone and iPod touch. Kids love to see what recipe comes up when they play with the “Shake a Snack” app on mom or dad’s iPhone. Shaking the phone spins reels filled with cute food images and … [Read more...]

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