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Pumpkin Muffins with Cinnamon Chips and Walnuts

When I saw the pumpkin muffins on Two Peas and Their Pod, I knew I would make them immediately. I’ve been craving pumpkin lately and thought the muffins looked really delicious. My son and I had a great time...

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Scalloped Potatoes with Caramelized Onions

We were having steak for dinner and I thought some creamy potatoes would be a delicious side dish. I found this recipe on The Food Network for Scalloped Potatoes. I adapted it to work with what ingredients I had...

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Vegetable Soup with Cheese Tortellini

I made some really delicious homemade chicken stock recently and decided to use it as a base for a vegetable soup. We have all been getting over terrible colds in my house so I thought a soup packed full...

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Chicken Flautas with Jalapeno Jelly

I had some leftover roasted chicken to use up and was in the mood for Mexican so I decided to bake some flautas. I chopped up the chicken with peppers, onion, garlic, cilantro and seasonings before stuffing it into...

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Candy Cookies

My dear friend Currié and her family came over for dinner to celebrate her birthday. I made her favorite Chicken and Rice Casserolefor dinner. The kids and I decided to make cookies filled with M&M’s and Reese’s Peanut Butter...

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Chocolate Chip Pancakes

My kids have been asking for chocolate chip pancakes for awhile now. They really wanted them for breakfast but I had an early morning appointment to get to so I promised them a “breakfast for lunch” day. They were...

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Pizza Bites

I’ve seen recipes for pizza bites around the web for awhile now and decided to make them for the appetizer party we had. I made plain cheese, pepperoni and cheese, kalamata olive and feta cheese bites. I used my...

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Brie Bites

We had friends over for an appetizer party and since I was going to be making a few dishes, I wanted them all to be quick, simple and tasty. I have seen recipes for these little brie bites on...

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Bacon and Cream Cheese Stuffed Jalapenos

I found this recipe on The Pioneer Woman’swebsite last year and have been waiting for an excuse to make them. We were having friends over for an appetizer party and knew these would be a big hit with the...

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Beef, Black Bean and Chorizo Chili

It took a few days of resting but I am finally feeling better. We had friends over for Halloween night and I wanted to serve something warm and comforting after a long night of Trick or Treating. I was...