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Easy Homemade Churro Recipe with a Hint of Chocolate

When I think of Mexico, my mouth starts watering. I imagine delicious carne asada street tacos, sopes and of course, cinnamon sugar covered churros. We love Mexican food so much in our home that I often make it for dinner. But it wasn’t until I recently ran across the new …

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DIY Pumpkin Spiced Latte Recipe

I’m a daily coffee drinker. Day in, day out, I can count on brewing and drinking AT LEAST 4 cups of coffee to help fuel my day as a busy mom and blogger. While I love the great taste of my new found best friend as part of my morning routine, …

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Inspiration For Your Family Movie Night + Pizza Nachos Recipe

The school year is in full swing by now. We’re back to our routines, sports and an increasingly busier calendar. These days families spend their time on homework, soccer practice, PTA Meetings, play dates and if you’re lucky – the occasional family night. One of our favorite family night traditions are …

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Halloween Recipe: Bacon Wrapped Sausage Mummies

I know you’ve seen them. Those super cute Hot Dog Mummies that are spreading like wildfire on Pinterest lately. I’ve had a few pictures pinned since last year and decided this was the year to give them a go. I had a quick family meeting with Ben and we decided …

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5 of the Most Adorable Halloween Bento Box Ideas Ever!

I LOVE bento boxes. Browsing the web the other day I came across a ton of really fun Halloween bento box ideas! What a perfect way to make your child’s (or husband’s) Halloween lunch a little more fun and put a smile on their face. What is a Bento Box? …

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Halloween Tempura Hot Dog Octopus Recipe

Halloween is such a fun time of year for food. I always love seeing how creative people can get with food and party decorations. This year I saw I super cute recipe featured on FOODNETWORK.COM called the Tempura Octopus. Aren’t they adorable? The moment I saw them, I knew I wanted to …

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Thai Inspired Spicy Coconut Grilled Lobster Recipe

Thai cuisine has to be just about my most favorite food in the world. I recently took a 2 week trip to Thailand and I ate so much that I was 10 pounds heavier upon my return. This isn’t to say that Thai food is fatty or full of carbs, …

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Easy 20 Minute Beef Tips and Rice Recipe

It’s the first day of the school year and I’m already behind. By the time five o’clock rolled around this afternoon I hadn’t even thought about tonights dinner menu. So what’s a mom to do? She goes for a family favorite – Beef Tips and Jasmine Rice. It’s all done within …

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Recipes and Tips For Keeping Kids Healthy and Hydrated This Summer

All of spring I was looking forward to summer. To the camping, the s’mores, and trips to the zoo. So much so that I forgot about the other tell tales signs of summer. I forgot about the way children mysteriously find themselves gravitating toward the outdoors finding ways to occupy …

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Easy Red Curry Chicken Thai Dish in 15 Minutes Or Less

Ever since Jeana began filling her Instagram feed with delicious Thai food on her recent trip to Thailand, I’ve been craving a good Thai dish. Unfortunately, I’ve spent the majority of the last few weeks away from home and when I am home, I’ve lost all motivation to cook.  It’s been …

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