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Crock Pot Spinach and Bacon Cheese Dip

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  It’s the last month of the year, and the 2014 round of Secret Recipe Club is coming to an end.  While I feel a little bittersweet about it, I’ve gotten to find some great new-to-me blogs this year and work with a few of my friends…which totally rocks! This month my assignment was a […]

Peach and Brie Flatbread

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Hi, it’s a been a bit since I’ve been by and I’m excited today to be back sharing a new recipe!  Tis the season you know – well not in the Christmas sense – heck it is way too early to be discussing the “C” word but it is peach season and I’m in love, […]

Sweet and Spicy Bacon-Wrapped Smokies

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I got this recipe off my co-worker Rita at our New hire training pot luck.  This is the easiest, yummiest appetizer EVER.  I need to make a double batch next time.  They are completely addicting and they turn you into a greedy little pork lover…if you’re not already.    I think Michael Symon would be […]

Knock Off Red Lobster Cheddar Bay Biscuit

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I love dining out.  It’s a treat for us and we make it worthwhile.  Mike and I go the full gamete – appetizer, salad if we fee like it, entrees, maybe a drink, maybe dessert.  We love to eat and love good food.   That being said, I hadn’t been to Red Lobster since I was […]

Sloppy Joe Braid

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Manwich. All opinions are 100% mine. Turn your favorite sandwich into a fun weeknight meal or great game day buffet bite with this Sloppy Joe Braid! There’s two things I am loving about August and September.  #1 – I am down 1 kid during […]

Lemon Icebox Cupcakes

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Happy Wednesday everyone!  I am so excited to be sending some major love and warm fuzzies to one seriously amazing lady and mama.  Today a bunch of us are getting together to welcome a very special little girl to the world. Now I have to totally disclaimer this by saying that while I know and […]

Crab Rangoon Grilled Cheese

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  So I’m totally jazzed about my Secret Recipe Club assignment this month.  I still haven’t listed everyone in my group, but I feel like the possibility of getting Teri was coming sooner rather than later.  {I’m a list addict like that.}  Teri is the cook and author behind The Freshman Cook.  She joined in our […]

My First Thanksgiving

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Hi.  My name’s Julie.  And I’m a turkey virgin. That’s right.  I’m cooking my first solo Thanksgiving dinner.  I’ve brought sides over to someone else’s house in previous years.  This year is the first time I’m shouldering the workload.  And it all comes down to the turkey.  I’ve been googling, watching The Chew, looking up Alton Brown’s […]

Swedish Meatballs

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These Swedish Meatballs are seriously so good.  The sauce is creamy and beefy, and the pops of onion in the meatball itself are wonderful.  Your party guests will LOVE you!     5.0 from 2 reviews Swedish Meatballs   Save Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 25 mins Total time 35 mins   These […]

Shrimp & Guacamole Bruschetta

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Shrimp & Guacamole Bruschetta combines fresh cheese, flavorful guacamole and sweet shrimp for the perfect end of summer bite! Bruschetta is one of my favorite things to order when I go out.  There is an endless list of possible topping and combinations to give you the most amazing little bit you’ve ever had.  And for this carboholic, […]

Watermelon & Avocado Bruschetta

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If you follow me on Instagram you may have seen the picture below a couple weeks ago.  I never wanted to get into Instagram, but when media groups I write for wanted Instagram follower numbers it became kind of essential.  But now I like it.  I get to see the lives and behind the scenes pics […]

75 Halloween Party Ideas

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DECORATIONS, FAVORS & DIY DIY Glitter Skull from Endlessly Inspired DIY Dollar Store Halloween Party Awards from 102 Wicked Things to Do DIY Faux Pumpkin Lantern Light from Real Housemoms Floating Head Hanging Ghosts from Simply Designing with Ashley Halloween Favor Bags from A Night Owl Glow-in-the-Dark Slime from A Pumpkin and A Princess Monster Play […]

Pizza Muffins

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Once upon a time, Mike’s best friend Kyle took us to this little hole in the wall pizza place by his future wife’s house.  The food was delicious, and I was introduced to Pizza Muffins.  They were little rolled cheesy-pepperoni bites of happiness that were just big enough that they had to be torn in […]

Chocolate Jack Daniel’s Cupcakes

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{photo source}   I’ve been wanting to share that picture forever!  Today is totally the right day.   Today I give you – Chocolate Jack Daniel’s Cupcakes!   You heard me.  After Mike saw this PIN from my cupcake board I was obligated to make these cupcakes.  Being the amazingly wonderful friend that I am, […]

Family Dinner in Under 15 Minutes!!

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I know I’m a food blogger and I cook all the time {at least it feels that way} and I love food, but some nights I just want an easy answer to every mom’s favorite question, “What’s for Dinner?”  We do take out once every couple weeks or so, I’m a pizza fiend, and fast […]

Lemon Raspberry Mousse Pie in a Jar

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What’s your favorite part of summer? Is it spending all day at the pool?  Barbecuing with your friends?  Eating grilled food and no bake desserts? We have A LOT of summer birthdays, especially in July.  They’re fun, and I love seeing my family.  But the food is my favorite part.  We do almost all our […]

Garlic Parmesan Monkey Bread

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It’s game day! Ohio State could really use a W today. So off to Treena’s we go. We always show up with a dish and some drinks to share with everyone. I love potlucks, they make entertaining so much easier. Today I’m making Garlic Parmesan Pull-Apart Bread from The Pastry Affair. Another PIN and a […]

Jack Daniels Bottle Cake & Buttercream Frosting

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If I’ve never mentioned it before, Mike works for an adult beverage distribution company.  We end up with all kinds of fun shwag around the house.  Today was the best!  He brought me home a Jack Daniel’s bottle cake mold and label stencil.  How cool is that?!??  I immediately wanted to make the cake happen.  I […]