Category Archives: Food

Life at Simple Acres brings busyness at times as a mom. Soccer games, travel, farm life and soon to be back to school schedule keeps us on our toes. I have been needing a quick snack that’s not only balanced but healthy and delicious for my family. My homemade granola bars are full of simple ingredients that […]

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Potterheads! Who else is counting down for the eighth Harry Potter story that releases in just 19 days?! We can hardly wait for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two (Special Rehearsal Edition)! Rumor has it this script book shares Harry’s life as a dad while he works at the Ministry of […]

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This is a sponsored post written by us on behalf of Huggies®. As always, all opinions are our very own. Did you know that this month, besides celebrating Independence Day, is National Ice Cream month? Very appropriate for the hottest time of the year, for sure. In Arizona, we head north to beat the heat and […]

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Smoothies are a favorite around my house.  Well, as long as they aren’t too green if you know what I mean!  All of my little boys love to help and it makes for a fun (and sometimes messy) morning!  Not everyone agrees on what should go in them all the time, so there are days […]

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Hi there! It’s Stefanie from Simple Acres again, bringing you some more deliciousness. Let me just cut to the chase and say, you NEED my Berry and Cherry Hand Pies! These little cuties are so good and extremely simple. This is a perfect dessert to celebrate Summer and the Fourth of July.  Pie is my […]

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Welcome back to our monthly team member, Amy from My Name is Snickerdoodle! Her recipes are easy and delicious. You’ll love her no bake mini key lime cheesecake recipe, and it’s just so cute in a mini mason jar! Take it away, Amy! Summer has me wanting to never heat up my kitchen if I […]

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Cacti are all the rage right now and since I’m an Arizona native, I have a love for these prickly plants! Living next door to my parents and across the street from our oldest brother, I am constantly hosting impromptu get togethers and wanted to spruce up my drinks a bit without too much fuss. These DIY Cactus Drink […]

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Our aunt sent us this lemon cream pie recipe to our family email group and we knew we had to give it a try! With just 8 ingredients (including the pre-made crust!), you’ll have the sweet, creamy pie filling your belly in no time at all! We love citrus desserts in the summer and this […]

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 We love strawberries and are so happy they’re in season during our hot, hot summer!  We’ve got 50+ strawberry dessert recipes for you to try all summer long. Strawberry drinks, strawberry cakes, strawberry cookies, strawberry jello, the list goes on! Lots of yummy summer recipe ideas! From frozen berries to cold cakes, you’re sure to find […]

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When warmer weather comes, so does my hankering for avocados! Avocados are rich in healthy fats and just plain delicious! Whether you enjoy them in a fresh guacamole with chips or on a sandwich, avocados are a great way to boost the “yum factor” in recipes. This hankering inspired my scrumptious Avocado Egg Rolls! You won’t […]

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