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Keep It Simple Christmas Recipes

The last few days leading up to Christmas can be so busy with last minute shopping, relatives arriving, and the usual festivities, I’m thankful for a few simple holiday recipes that my family looks forward to every year. They help keep me sane and enjoying the day with the rest of them.  Christmas Eve is […]

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Easy Frittata Recipe

Once October strikes, it seems like the rest of the year is jam-packed with activity after activity, holiday after holiday. Throw in birthdays, holiday parties galore, and for us, the start of hockey season, and I’m tired just thinking about it all. It’s one of the busiest times of the year for our family and […]

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Corn & Bean Salad

Have you ever been trying so hard to lose weight you try so many different programs? That is definitely me!! Well, the one I keep coming back to is this plan**.  This time around I have lost 34 pounds in 11 months. Now that they have over 200 foods that are zero points I have […]

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Chicken Noodle Soup {In the INSTANT POT}

The chill is finally in the air here in Flagstaff, HALLELUJAH! I know not everyone is a fan of the cooler weather but it’s probably my favorite time of year! I love being able to cozy up in a blanket either watching a movie or reading a book. The other thing I love about cold […]

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Pumpkin Pie Dump Cake

There seems to be this craze with everything pumpkin during the fall! I can’t say that I am one of those people who are head over heels for pumpkin the way some people are. Also, I’m not a fan of traditional pumpkin pie! I know, SHAME! I speak heresy!!! HAHA! This recipe, however, does tickle […]

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Refried Beans {in the INSTANT POT}

Yup, you read that right! You can make refried beans in the Instant Pot or any other electric pressure cooker! I have to say that the best Christmas gift I have ever received from my mom probably TEN years ago was my pressure cooker! Long before the real craze of the electric pressure cookers my […]

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National Cheesecake Day! {July 30th}

How many of you ever look up all the random “holidays” that our country has decided to celebrate throughout the year? Well, in anticipation for my next post I looked up some and came to find that July 30th is National Cheesecake Day! Umm, YES please! Have you ever gone through Sam’s or Costco and […]

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Ready for S’more Summer Fun?

Summer is the season of friends and family get-togethers. But if you’re anything like me, that summer fun can add a lot of stress too. Before people set foot in my clean, but messy home – I have to do the following: Clean the house, prepare a menu, cook the food while keeping the house […]

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Red White and Blue: Treats and Food

It’s the 4th of July! And you’re feeling all patriotic and happy…and that’s when you realize…”It’s the 4th of July, and I need to bring _________ to today’s BBQ.” Or maybe you ran into so-and-so at the parade and in your moment of excitement, decided it’d be a grand idea to get together…today…last minute…on the […]

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4th of July Bacon Cheddar Hamburgers

In my last post I talked about the burgers I make for special occasions. Consequently, I got a little flack from some friends that I didn’t include the recipes for said burgers. So, here is a post all about my beloved tasty hamburgers. These would be perfect for a 4th of July Cookout!  One of my favorite […]

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