Homemade Yellow Cake Mix

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So sometimes you just need an old fashioned yellow cupcake, right?! One of Adam's favorite things in the world are vanilla cupcakes. He was wanting some this past weekend and loves the box mixed kind, but I thought I would try and find a from scratch "mix" that tastes just as good. I found a fabulous one! This homemade vanilla cake mix made super light & fluffy cupcakes that had a great … Read More

Pizza Cups

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Need a super easy appetizer, or fun lunch or dinner that kids and adults alike will love? Then these pizza cups are for you! These are so easy and take no time at all to put together. Plus they are delicious! Adam had some for lunch over the weekend and loved them! You could have two or three of these add a salad and you have a great meal! Pizza Cups Source: Pillsbury Makes 8 … Read More

Strawberry on Top: Winter Fun


I hope you all are having a great winter so far! We have had lots of fun so far (mixed in with some hard days too). Our parents were very generous in offering to keep Sophie so we could have some date time together recently. In full disclosure and so you don't think we have it all together (because we definitely don't), Adam has been traveling lots during the week lately and right before our … Read More

Copycat Red Lobster Cheddar Biscuits

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I've only been to Red Lobster a handful of times but every time I definitely remember the biscuits and how addictively delicious they are! So pillowy soft and packed full of goodness! My friend Jennifer has made them for us a couple of times and they are always so incredible! I googled and found a recipe and put them on our Valentine's Day menu. Well, I pulled them out of the oven expecting … Read More

Reese Cup Blondies

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My friend Christen made these Reese Cup Blondies for our last girls night and they were incredible! Rich and melt in your mouth delicious! I knew I had to make them and share the recipe with you all. I over baked mine just a tad, so make sure you watch it closely at the end so they are moist. They were still good though, especially warmed up and paired with a glass of milk! Definitely make … Read More

Better than the Blue Box Macaroni & Cheese

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You may or may not know this about me, but I love the blue box mac & cheese! Like with my whole heart. I've eaten it since I was a kid. Now I only eat it every once in a while, since it's not the best for you. This Better than the Blue Box Macaroni & Cheese really does rival it! It was so creamy and cheesy and not grainy at all. I may have found a new mac & cheese love! Do you … Read More

Twice Baked Potatoes

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I've never really like mashed potatoes but for some reason I've always loved twice baked potatoes. It always seemed that we had these on special occasions since they require a bit more effort since you have to bake twice and scoop out the potatoes. But they are oh so worth it! These might be the best I've ever had, seriously! They have such great flavor and are so creamy. These are a great … Read More

What I’m Loving Lately

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Hope you all are having a great week! I know I'm always on the lookout for great new products and  I thought it would be fun to share a few things that I am loving lately. Do you have a fun new item I need to try? Also, scroll to the bottom as I share some of my heart. elf Super Glossy Lip Shine: My Sister-in-Law got me a couple of these for Christmas and I love them! They are super … Read More

Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies

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Adam loves shortbread cookies, so when I came across this recipe for Chocolate Chip Shortbread Cookies I hung onto it. Then I promptly forgot about it, of course. I was going through some things after the holidays and ran across it again and decided it was time to make them for him. I decided to drizzle them with chocolate for some extra oomph and it made a wonderful addition. Adam said these … Read More

Buckeye Cookies

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So it's the month to celebrate love and you know what that means...lots of chocolate!!! What better way to celebrate right?! These Buckeye Cookies will completely blow your mind, I'm not even kidding! They are fudgy and decadent and will melt right in your mouth! I seriously can't wait to make them again! Kids and adults alike will enjoy this treats for Valentine's Day or any holiday...or … Read More