Category Archives: Food

If you love English Toffee but don’t like to make it or just don’t have the time, this recipe is for you. It tastes just like the English toffee that my grandma use to make when I was growing up, only without all the work. I like to use Ghirardelli Dark Chocolate Melting Wafers in this recipe. […]

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Hershey Company for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Although where we live in Arizona where it doesn’t get snow, it still gets really chilly on our sunny winter days and we have a fun tradition of making hot cocoa for the littles after school […]

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The Christmas season is here and I am totally giddy about it!  Some years I love to celebrate it more than others (that’s life for ya!) and this year is going to be wonderful! Every year I love to make a new treat to take around to neighbors and friends.  In the past I’ve made Orange […]

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Hillshire Brands Company. All opinions are entirely my own. My husband likes to tease me about my side of the family’s traditions.  We are short cutters and prefer to focus on quality family time outdoors in our refreshing Arizona winter.  I’m one of […]

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What is your favorite holiday tradition? Ours usually revolves around food, especially desserts.  We cherish our egg bake and orange rolls on Christmas morning then our honey baked ham and cream cheese bars Christmas evening.  My good friend JoDell made this recipe for me about 8 years ago, she borrowed the recipe from her friend […]

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“There is nothing more beautiful than sharing great food, conversation, and laughter with (another person).” –Francesco Bertolli Are those words not so true?  We cherish family dinners so much.  We’ve talked about it many times, how those who are able to gather at our parents house every Sunday evening for a big family dinner.  With […]

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I grew up enjoying chocolate orange sticks every Christmas. They were my dad’s favorite and they quickly became mine, too. Every December it is simply a must to buy a few chocolate oranges and orange sticks for our holiday treats. So these Easy 4 Ingredient Chocolate Orange Muddy Buddies are in honor of my favorite holiday flavors. You can […]

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With 4 kids ages under age 12 and under…plus one of those 4 being in a wheelchair with a broken tibia, I need easy dinner ideas.  This quick dinner recipe is a staple around here since my kids love noodles and cheese.  This grown up version of mac and cheese with the addition of yummy […]

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Campbell’s Slow Cooker Sauces for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Campbell’s Sauces We are happy to be closing October out (along with all that sugar that accompanies the last day of the month!) and welcome wholesome meals back into our daily lives. This […]

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Do you have lots of leftover candy from Halloween? I know we do! We love all of My Name is Snickerdoodle recipes she shares here, today is no different! These Candy Dipped Brownies look amazing!  Take it away, Amy!  My kids go nuts for brownies!  They are one of those fun go to recipes that […]

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