March 13th, 2015

20 Pies to Celebrate Pie (or Pi) Day


Since tomorrow is Pi Day  (3.14) or at our house Pie Day, we thought we’d round up a few irresistible pies to help you celebrate.  Having a hard time deciding which to choose?  May we suggest a Pie Day Party complete with an irresistible Pie Bar . . .  this celebration is sounding better and better!

By the way, did you realize that Pi Day this year is a once-in-a-century numerical phenomena: the date falls in sequential order of the first five digits of pi: 3/14/15.  All the more reason to celebrate!


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 Fudge Pie

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Grasshopper Ice Cream Pie


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March 9th, 2015

Hamburger Soup

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The past few weeks we’ve had an unusual amount of snow days here in Texas!  A perfect week to make a big batch of this Hamburger Soup.  I know Hamburger Soup may not seem like the most glamorous recipe, but believe me, it’s fast, it’s easy,  it’s healthy. and it’s so good – what more could you want?

My kids all love this soup, and ask for the recipe.  Hmmm….. since I didn’t really have one,  it was time to figure it out and pass it on.  The wonderful thing about this recipe, however, is there is no right or

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February 24th, 2015

Honey-Lime Glazed Salmon

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We absolutely love salmon at our house and I love trying new and different ways to prepare it.  When I saw this Honey-Lime Glazed Salmon I was hooked immediately by the Browned Butter Lime sauce.  This salmon is easy and fast and incredibly delicious.  It’s on our must repeat list!


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Honey-Lime Glazed Salmon


4 salmon filets
salt and freshly ground pepper, to taste
4 tablespoons flour
4 tablespoons honey
2 tablespoons olive oil
zest of 1 lime

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February 17th, 2015

Peanut Butter Cup Chocolate Pudding Cake (Crock Pot)

Peanut Butter Cup Chocolate Pudding Cake


Who says Crock Pots are just for hot and ready dinners?  I love knowing this Peanut Butter Cup Chocolate Pudding Cake is waiting for me!!

Serve it up with a scoop of ice cream and forget all about those winter blues.


Crock Pot Peanut Butter Cup Chocolate Pudding Cake


1 cup flour
1 1/4 cup sugar (divided use)
4 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder (divided use)
1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 cup milk
2 tablespoons butter, melted
2 teaspoons vanilla
1/2 cup semisweet chocolate chips
6 Reeses Peanut Butter Cups (3 double packages) more for garnish if

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February 7th, 2015

Valentine LOVE Ideas

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Valentine’s Day is one week from today!  {How did that happen?}  We’ve updated our  “Cupid Approved” recipes and free  printables to help you get inspired and spread the love.  After all, we all need a little extra love in our lives!


Cherry Pie Cutie Pies with Printable
Chocolate Strawberry Crisps
Be Mine Stud Muffin
DONUT forget I love you a HOLE bunch
Owl Always Love You
Love is Sweet
Love Bugs and Kisses and Valentine Wishes
I’ve Got a Crush on You



Red Velvet Crepes
Chocolate Crepes with Fresh Strawberry Cream
Swiss Eibrot {Caramelized French Toast

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Caramel Potatoes

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