CoCo Wheat Pancakes | - Delicious, hearty pancakes made with wholesome CoCo Wheat hot cereal!

CoCo Wheat Pancakes

Have you ever heard of CoCo Wheats? It is not one of the most popular hot cereals, which I don’t understand because it totally rocks! It is kind of like farina, but with a hint of cocoa. It isn’t sweet, however, so it is a healthier breakfast than some of these cold cereals that really aren’t much… 

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Wine’d Down Wednesday 79

Welcome to the 79th week of Wine’d Down Wednesday! Thank you SO MUCH to everyone that has been linking with us so far, we are beyond thrilled to have you coming back week after week and just love reading all of your posts! We were all so excited and overjoyed that so many of you… 

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31 Birthday Cake Treats | - Join me in celebrating my birthday all month long with a birthday cake themed treat for each day!

31 Birthday Cake Treats

Happy birthday to me! My birthday is this month, and I am throwing a birthday cake themed party to treat myself all month long! I collected a bunch of the yummiest birthday cake treats I could find from some of my blogger friends so I can celebrate with something different every day. Try not to… 

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Slow Cooker Thai Spicy Peanut Chicken | - Make this tasty and flavorful Thai-style dish right in your crockpot. So easy and delicious!

Slow Cooker Thai Spicy Peanut Chicken

Like many busy moms, I love shortcuts! I love to try different ways to streamline meal preparation, especially when I can do it without sacrificing quality or taste. For this recipe, if you have the time, by all means you should slice up some fresh bell peppers and onion. Hopefully you remembered to buy them… 

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Broccoli Pesto | - Delicious spin on traditional pesto, perfect for using on sandwiches, pizza, or as a pasta sauce!

Broccoli Pesto

I made my own pesto! I am so excited! My whole adult life, I have used store-bought pesto. It never even occurred to me to make my own. But since I have entered the food blogging world, I am making from scratch many things that I used to buy. If you have a food processor,… 

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Crockpot Beef Stroganoff | - Tender beef and savory mushrooms in a creamy, tangy sauce. This classic comfort food is a family favorite!

Crockpot Beef Stroganoff

As I was preparing this dinner, I got to thinking. Stroganoff is a really strange word, isn’t it? I mean, say it to yourself a few times. The more you say it, the stranger it gets! And if you write it a few times, it gets even stranger than that! So I decided to find… 

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Double Chocolate Crunch Cookies | - Cake mix and crispy rice cereal give these cookies an amazing chocolatey taste and wonderful texture!

Double Chocolate Crunch Cookies

Cake mix and crispy rice cereal give these cookies an amazing chocolatey taste and wonderful texture! Quick, easy, and chocolatey. Sounds like my favorite kind of recipe! I make these cookies for all sorts of occasions, and sometimes even when there is no occasion. I mean, every once in a while, you just need a… 

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Bacon Breakfast Casserole | - Combine all of your breakfast favorites in this hot, cheesy casserole!

Bacon Breakfast Casserole

Who loves Sunday brunch?  Everyone, that’s who! You don’t have to wait until Sunday to enjoy this breakfast, however.  This casserole bakes up in 35 minutes, so you can serve it any day of the week. Just pop it in the oven when you get up and it will be ready by the time you… 

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Slow Cooker Chicken and Biscuits | - Super-easy and delicious chicken and veggies in a creamy sauce topped with flaky, crusty biscuits. We love this dinner!

Slow Cooker Chicken and Biscuits

Winner winner chicken dinner!  This chicken recipe is always a winner in my house. I love it because it is super-easy and because most of the work is done by the crock pot during the day while I am working. Then, when we are ready to eat dinner in the evening, I just transfer the chicken… 

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3 Ingredient Valentine Crunch Cookies | - The crunchy-sweet combination of vanilla wafer cookies and a white chocolate coating make these adorable goodies a perfect Valentine's treat for kids and adults alike!

3 Ingredient Valentine Crunch Cookies

Can you believe it is almost Valentine’s Day already? I mean, I haven’t even gotten used to the fact that it is 2015 yet, and here we are in February! Well, even if I can’t believe it, it is true, so I want to share this fun and easy Valentine’s Day dessert with you. I love these holidays… 

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Chickpea and Black Bean Snack Mix | - Crunchy, delicious, addictive, AND healthy!

Chickpea and Black Bean Snack Mix

Here is a delicious, guilt-free, crunchy, healthy, inexpensive, and easy snack. Do I have your attention?  Where has this snack been all my life? I have no idea. All these years I could have been munching on healthy legumes instead of junky carbs! Are you worried about the upcoming Super Bowl MunchFest derailing your New Year’s… 

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Over 50 Super-Easy Appetizer Recipes

Looking for a few good appetizers to serve for the big game or your next party? This list is all you need to quickly and easily whip up some great snacks that will impress your guests! All of these recipes have short ingredient lists (most of them have only 3 or 4 ingredients) and simple… 

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Sweet Nutty Crunch | - Be warned, this snack is easy, yummy, and super-addictive!

Sweet Nutty Crunch

You guys, I MUST share this recipe with you right away! I am not waiting until my usual Thursday morning publishing time. You deserve to have this recipe in your life, and I am not going to keep it from you for one more minute than I have to. (OK well, there was a slight delay… 

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Curried Veggie Pizza | - Individual vegetarian pizzas slathered with curry-spiced pizza sauce and loaded with delicious veggies!

Curried Veggie Pizza

Pizza night!  Pizza night!  Yippee!  I love pizza night. We have pizza every Friday night, because the family loves it, and it is one less meal for me to try to figure out every week. When I sit down to plan the upcoming dinners, I just slap PIZZA under the ‘Friday’ heading right off. Woohoo!… 

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Slow Cooker Cranberry Apple French Toast | - Wake up to the enticing aroma of this warm and hearty breakfast that is sure to give your family a great start to their day!

Slow Cooker Cranberry Apple French Toast

Hey, all you breakfast-makers out there! Moms, Dads, whoever you are, if you make breakfast for your family in the morning, you probably love recipes like this where you can get everything set the night before and wake up to a hot breakfast just waiting for you! I confess, I am not a much of… 

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