15 Spooky and Delicious Drink Ideas for Halloween!

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Here we are already a full week into October!  The leaves are starting to get that telltale yellow tinge before the full on color burst that will happen later in the month, and I can’t tell you how happy that makes me!  We’re enjoying cooler mornings, crisp fall breezes, the grocery stores are exploding with… read more »

No Bake White Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies | Peanut Butter & Co. GIVEAWAY!

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Our pals over at Peanut Butter & Co  sent us a package of their yummy flavored peanut butters for us to try, and they also offered to send a package to one of our readers!  Check out what we thought of each flavor as well as a fun recipe for no bake cookies, and then scroll… read more »

Cinnamon Apple Waffles | Krusteaz Breakfast for Dinner!

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Every Saturday morning, my husband and I sit at the table together sipping our coffee and making a meal plan.  We typically do our grocery shopping sometime during the weekend, so it has become an accidental routine to fill out our weekly shopping list over breakfast in our pajamas. When we are deciding what we want to… read more »

Where To Eat in Seaside, Florida

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Seagrove Village Market Starting out just next door to Seaside in quaint little Seagrove, the Village Market has been a staple in the area since 1949.  The front section of the market is a souvenir shop, so when you walk in you may not even realize that there’s a little restaurant tucked away in the… read more »

Snow Day Recipes | How to Use That Bread and Milk!

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The southeastern U.S. is expecting some snowfall starting this afternoon.  We don’t get much snow around here, maybe a couple of significant accumulations once or twice a year (and by ‘significant’ I mean 2-3 inches).  Whenever there is snow in the forecast, something hilarious happens – people literally flock to the grocery stores and clean… read more »

Strawberry Vanilla Bean Ice Cream

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Posting an ice cream recipe in the dead middle of winter seems like a perfectly reasonable and logical thing to do, right? Last fall, Matt went out to do some grocery shopping, and unbeknownst to me, he also had a coupon in his pocket for Bed, Bath, & Beyond.  When he came home, he unloaded… read more »

Ooey Gooey Fudge Brownies

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You guys, these brownies are kind of insane.  Seriously. We take a break from our usually healthy lifestyle for one meal a week, and for dessert we were craving something chocolatey, fudgy, ooey gooey, and just flat out slap-your-grandma delicious. These.  These delicious brownies fit all of those requirements and then some.

Italian Spaghetti Meat Sauce

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After trying a few different techniques for how to make spaghetti sauce, I’ve made small variations each time, and I think I have finally found my favorite!  This sauce will take a bit of time, but allowing it to simmer for a minimum of 5 hours will let the wonderful flavors to develop and it… read more »

Easy Cake Decorating Ideas That Require NO Skill!

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Let’s face it, decorating a cake is not always easy, so sometimes having a few shortcuts up our sleeves can be a lifesaver when you need to present an attractive cake but lack the skills to do something too elaborate.  These easy birthday cakes are practically no fail, and someone with very little to no… read more »