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    Crockpot Chili Recipe – Healthy and Delicious!

    Fall is the perfect time of year to throw some Chili in the Crockpot for dinner! It’s easy, delicious and healthy! My Crockpot Chili has won the “Best Chili Award” at our ward Trunk or Treat party. So give it a try, it is perfect for putting in the crockpot on a Sunday morning before heading off to church. You’ll come home to a yummy smelling house and a delicious meal! Let me know what you think! I plan on taking it again to our ward’s Chili cook-off, I’ll let you know if it wins again:) Enjoy! Print Crockpot Chili Ingredients 1 lbs. ground Beef or Turkey (or 1-1/2 lbs if not using sausage) 1/2 lb.…

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    Smothered Enchiladas Recipe

    These Enchiladas are so yummy and smothered in a delicious sour cream sauce and melted cheese! The combination of Cilantro Lime Rice with Cheesy Green Chile Chicken on the inside and a creamy sour cream chile and cheese topping make these Enchiladas irresistible! Great dinner idea just add a side salad and you’re set! Add to your meal plan this week and let me know what you think! Print Smothered Enchiladas Recipe Ingredients 16 Soft Tortillas 1 – 19oz. can Green Enchilada Sauce 2 cups Shredded Cheese 1 Rotisserie Chicken shredded (3-4 cups shredded Chicken) 2-1/2 cups uncooked rice 2 tbs. lime juice 1/4 bunch of Cilantro 6 tbs. Butter 6…

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    Delicious S’mores Recipes

    S’mores are so yummy all on their own! A couple graham crackers, a roasted marshmallow and some chocolate is all you need to make this delicious treat. But I’ll admit these reinvented S’mores recipes look incredible! My personal favorite is using Reese’s cups instead of a Hershey’s bar! What’s your favorite way to eat S’mores?? Try some of these recipes and let us know what you think! Delicious S’mores Recipes: 1. S’mores Dip/Bars Recipe. So yummy! 2. These S’mores Fugde Bars look amazing! 3. S’mores Cupcakes for all you cupcake lovers! 4. Nachos anyone?? These S’mores Nachos look scrumptious! 5. Get less mess with these cute S’mores on a stick!…

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    S’mores Bars Recipe

    Happy S’mores Day everybody!! I’ve got a new delicious S’mores recipe you can make to celebrate! Just look at these yummy S’mores Bars (or Dip). They are easy to throw together and they are the perfect ooey gooey summer treat. Print S’mores Bars Recipe Ingredients 1 pkg. Graham Crackers 1/4 cup Sugar 1/2 cup melted Butter (1 stick) 3 – Hershey’s Bars or 9 – Reese’s Cups 5 ounces Marshmallows (I cut the big ones in half) 1 tblsp. Water 1 tblsp. Sweet Condensed Milk Instructions Crush Graham crackers up in a zip lock bag using a rolling pin until fine. Mix with melted butter and sugar and press into…

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    Back to School Ideas

    The kids are about to head back to school in just a few short weeks so I wanted to share some fun ‘Back to School Ideas’ with you all to help you celebrate! There is just so much talent in the world, I can’t believe how awesome these parties, decorations and treats are! Check them out… 10 Back to School Ideas: 1. This fun Back to School party is so cute and has some free printables! 2. Check out my Teacher Cupcakes Idea – Including a step-by-step on how to make them! Perfect for teachers or a back to school party! 3. Amanda’s Parties also share some cute free printables for this adorable Back to…

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    Cow Cake Tutorial using Marshmallow Fondant

    I made an adorable Cow Cake a while back and posted about it here on the blog. (just a couple pictures) So today I wanted to share a little ‘how-to’ make your own Cow Cake! Isn’t it just adorable… (This post contains affiliate links) I can’t take all the credit for this one, my sister helped me create it. She is the best! Here’s what you’ll need for this cow cake… Supplies: Cake mix of your choice, enough cake pans – 10, 8, and 6 inch round, and small circular ramekin dish(for feet) regular frosting, like vanilla or buttercream marshmallow fondant – I used THIS recipe Gel Food coloring – pink, black, Liquid…

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    How to make Strawberry Jam – Freezer Jam Version

    Every year I make enough Strawberry Freezer Jam to last a whole year of peanut butter and jelly sandwich making in our house! Today I wanted to show you how to make your own freezer jam using a simple and easy Strawberry Jam Recipe. I like to use the less sugar pectin and buy really ripe strawberries (or Jam Flats)  so that the sweetness is just right! (This post contains affiliate links) This is my super smooth Strawberry Jam Recipe. Because I don’t like chunky jam! If you do like it chunky just skip the “blending” step in this tutorial! Let’s get started… (Printable recipe card below) What you’ll need: Strawberries…

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    Teacher Appreciation Cupcakes

    I can’t say enough about my kids teachers, they are the best! They are so kind and caring and great with my kids. I wanted to show my appreciation to them during Teacher Appreciation week a while ago so I made these fun and delicious cupcakes for them. This awesome idea came from my amazing friend Emily, she is an incredible baker and so creative. I even messaged her for some tips on making these! She is the best! Today I wanted to share with you a little ‘How to’ make these adorable Teacher Treats. (this post contains affiliate links)  Here’s how to make them… Supplies: Chocolate Cupcakes/ White and Yellow Buttercream Frosting Large piping(pastry) bag and XL circle tip/…

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    Banana Pudding Dessert Recipe

    This is the perfect cool soft and fluffy dessert for any gathering. If you know me, you know I love dessert! My mom actually came up with this delicious Banana Pudding Dessert recipe and I could eat the whole pan by myself…it really is that good! Here’s the recipe: Print Banana Pudding Dessert Recipe Ingredients 1 pkg. Cinnamon Graham Crackers (or regular and 1/2 tsp. cinnamon/ 1/4 cup sugar) 1 stick Butter (1/2 cup) – melted 5-6 Bananas 2 cups Milk 1 – 5oz. box Instant Vanilla Pudding 1 – 8oz. Cream Cheese 1 – 14oz. can Sweet Condensed Milk 1 – 12oz. Whipped Topping Instructions Using a rolling pin,…

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    It’s Great to be 8 Ideas

    I am a councelor in the Primary at my church. Every year we hold an ‘8 is Great’ program to help the 7 year olds prepare for their baptism when they turn 8. Today I want to share some ‘Great to be 8’ ideas to help those of you who may be planning one this year. Including Invitation ideas, Baptism gift (a CTR Towel Tutorial), and food ideas. Lets get started…. First up is our 8 is Great Invitations. These are so easy to make because Leah over at Printastic Design offers these free customizable printables! All you have to do is upload them, type in your info and print. I then attached…