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Crock Pot Meat Loaf

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Here’s a go to meal that is really easy to make and the whole family will enjoy. I like making my meat loaf in the crock pot because it comes out really moist and full of flavor. Meat loaf needs to be bakes very carefully so it doesn’t dry out and this recipe works perfect. Enjoy…

Crock Pot Meat Loaf

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Ingredients:

  • 1 1/2 lb Ground Beef or Ground Turkey
  • 2 Eggs
  • 3/4 cup Milk
  • 2/3 cup Bread Crumbs
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 2 tsp Dried Minced Onions
  • 1/2 tsp Sage
  • 1/4 cup Ketchup
  • 2 tbsp Brown Sugar
  • 1 tsp Mustard
  • 1 tsp Worcestershire Sauce
  • 1 lb Carrots
  • 1 1/2 lb Potatoes 
    43 Crock Pot Meat Loaf

Directions:

  1. Beat eggs in a large bowl.
  2. Add milk, bread crumbs, onion salt and sage and mix well. 53 Crock Pot Meat Loaf
  3. Crumble ground meat into mixture and mix well.
  4. Form into a loaf to sit in the middle of your slow cooker.
  5. Peel potatoes and carrots; cut into 1″ chunks and place around meat loaf. 6 Crock Pot Meat Loaf
  6. Cook on low 5-6 hours.
  7. Mix together ketchup, brown sugar, mustard and Worcestershire.
  8. Spread sauce on top of meat loaf and cook for 30 minutes on high.
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No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

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I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again.. No bake recipes are my favorite! icon wink No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies These no bake cookies have chocolate, peanut butter and oatmeal in them and they turned out delicious! There aren’t many ingredients you need, in fact, you may just have everything in your pantry already. icon wink No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies Enjoy!

No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

Ingredients:

  • 2 cup Sugar
  • 4 tbsp Unsweetened Cocoa Powder
  • 1 stick Butter
  • 1/2 cup Milk
  • 1 cup Peanut Butter
  • 1 tbsp Vanilla
  • 3 cup Oatmeal 210 No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies

Directions:

  1. Line a baking sheet with wax paper or parchment paper
  2. Combine sugar, cocoa, milk and butter in a large pan.
  3. Bring to boil. 310 No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies
  4. Add remaining ingredients, mix well and remove from heat. 410 No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Oatmeal Cookies
  5. Drop spoonfuls of mixture on prepared sheet and allow to cool.
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Watermelon Sorbet (Only 4-Ingredients!)

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This is the best way to enjoy Watermelon..in my opinion. icon wink Watermelon Sorbet (Only 4 Ingredients!) This Watermelon sorbet is a little different than ice cream; it’s almost like a slushee mixed with ice cream. The kiddos love how it melts in your mouth. This is a perfect way to end a hot Summer day. icon wink Watermelon Sorbet (Only 4 Ingredients!) Enjoy!

Watermelon Sorbet

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup Sugar
  • 1 cup Water
  • 8 cup Seedless Watermelon
  • 2 tbsp Lemon Juice 218 Watermelon Sorbet (Only 4 Ingredients!)

Directions:

  1. In a small pan, add sugar and water and bring to a boil.
  2. Cook until sugar is dissolved, then set aside to cool.
  3. Puree watermelon in batches and place in a large bowl. 317 Watermelon Sorbet (Only 4 Ingredients!)
  4. Add sugar syrup and lemon juice and mix well.
  5. place in a 13×9 dish, cover and place in freezer until firm.
  6. Puree frozen mixture before serving.
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Copycat Chipotle Barbacoa

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Here is a delicious recipe that is super easy to make. This copycat Chipotle Barbacoa is full of flavor and is make in the crock pot which makes your life even easier! I love using this meat on tacos (we usually fry up some white corn tortillas) and add a little sour cream and veggies. Enjoy!

Copycat Chipotle Barbacoa

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Ingredients:

  • 4 lb Chuck Roast trimmed of excess fat)
  • 2 tbsp Vegetable Oil
  • 3 Bay Leaves
  • º cup Apple Cider Vinegar
  • 4 tsp Minced Garlic
  • 4 tsp Cumin
  • 3 tsp Oregano
  • 1 tsp Black Pepper
  • 1/2 tsp Ground Cloves
  • 1 tsp Kosher Salt
  • 4 Chipotle Peppers (from canned Chipotles in Adobo Sauce)
  • 1 tbsp Adobo Sauce (from canned Chipotles in Adobo Sauce)
  • 1 cup Chicken Broth
  • 1/4 cup Lime Juice 12 Copycat Chipotle Barbacoa

Directions:

  1. To make the sauce combine vinegar, lime juice, chipotles, adobo sauce, garlic, cumin, oregano, black pepper, salt and cloves in a blender or processor on high speed until smooth. 2 Copycat Chipotle Barbacoa
  2. Insure all excess fat is trimmed off and cut into 6-8 pieces.
  3. Heat oil in a heavy skillet over medium high heat. 3 Copycat Chipotle Barbacoa
  4. Sear all sides of the meat to get a nice crust.
  5. Place meat in slow cooker.
  6. Cover with with sauce.
  7. Pour in broth and add bay leaves.
  8. Cover and cook 5 hours on high (or 8 hours on low).  5 Copycat Chipotle Barbacoa
  9. Remove the bay leaves.
  10. While still in the slow cooker, shred the meat with two forks and turn the heat to low and allow to cook for 1 more hour.
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Copycat KFC Chicken Pot Pie

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One of my favorite comfort foods is a creamy, hearty soup. This pot pie is a copycat recipe from KFC that seriously tastes very similar and in my opinion, even a little BETTER! This recipe doesn’t require a lot of ingredients and is full of flavor. Seriously, you need to make this, it is SO delicious! Enjoy..

Copycat KFC Chicken Pot Pie

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Ingredients:

  • 6 5-6″ Foil Pot Pie Tins
  • 1 Rotisserie Chicken or Fried Chicken
  • 2 sheet Puff Pastry Dough
  • 4-5 Potatoes
  • 4-5 Carrots
  • 2 cup Frozen Peas
  • 2 can Cream of Chicken Soup
  • 15 oz Milk
  • 1 tsp Sugar
  • Salt and Pepper (to taste) 21 Copycat KFC Chicken Pot Pie

Directions:

  1. Pick meat from bones and cut into bite size pieces. 4 Copycat KFC Chicken Pot Pie
  2. Peel and cut potatoes into 1/2″ cubes
  3. Peel and slice carrots into 1/4″ slices. 31 Copycat KFC Chicken Pot Pie
  4. Remove pastry from box and thaw at room temperature.
  5. Boil potatoes and carrots in water until almost tender.
  6. Drain liquid, add frozen peas and set aside.
  7. In a large pot, add soup, milk, and sugar. Mix well and simmer.
  8. Preheat oven to 400.
  9. Add chicken and vegetables to the sauce and simmer until warm, stirring frequently. 51 Copycat KFC Chicken Pot Pie
  10. Spoon mixture into each pie tin, Do not over fill.
  11. Cut pastry into 6″ circles and then roll slightly to make sure crust will overlap rim.
  12. Moisten edges of pastry and cover each tin pressing edges to the rim.
  13. Bake at 400 18 minutes.
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Easy Cinnamon Roll Sticks

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Want to make a super easy yet delicious snack for the little ones…or even yourself?! If so, you may love this next recipe for Cinnamon roll sticks. These are great because they are made with refrigerated breadstick dough and some other ingredients you most likely have sitting at home. Enjoy these treats that melt in your mouth…

Easy Cinnamon Roll Sticks

Ingredients:

  • 1 can Refrigerated Breadstick Dough
  • 1/2 CUP Butter melted
  • 2/3 cup Sugar
  • 1 1/2 tbsp Cinnamon
  • 1 cup Powdered Sugar
  • 1 tbsp Milk
  • 1/4 tsp Vanilla 225 Easy Cinnamon Roll Sticks

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 400.
  2. Mix cinnamon and sugar on a plate.
  3. Open tube and separate each breadstick.
  4. Dip each into butter and then roll in cinnamon sugar. 321 Easy Cinnamon Roll Sticks
  5. Double over and twist then place on cookie sheet.
  6. Bake 12-14 minutes.
  7. Mix powdered sugar milk and vanilla to make a glaze.
  8. Transfer to piping or zippered bag to drizzle onto each. 414 Easy Cinnamon Roll Sticks

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Copycat McDonald’s Big Mac

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Sometimes it’s fun to go out to eat at fast food places like McDonald’s…but, then again, the food isn’t the healthiest for you. That’s why I love this homemade, copycat Big Mac! I know what I’m putting in it and know that it’s healthier for me then the real thing…plus, I think it tastes better. icon wink Copycat McDonalds Big Mac Enjoy..

Copycat McDonald’s Big Mac

Ingredients:

Special Sauce:

  • 1/4 cup Miracle Whip
  • 1/4 cup Mayonnaise
  • 2 heaping tbsp French salad dressing (like Wishbone Deluxe)
  • 1/2 tbsp Sweet Relish
  • 2 heaping tsp Dill Pickle Relish
  • 1 tsp Sugar
  • 1 tsp Dried Minced Onion
  • 1 tsp White Vinegar
  • 1 tsp Ketchup
  • 1/8 tsp Salt 23 Copycat McDonalds Big Mac

Burgers:

  • 2 thin 2 oz Patties
  • 1 Sesame Seed Buns
  • 1 additional Bun Bottoms
  • 1 slices American Cheese
  • 1 tbsp Special Sauce
  • 1 tsp finely diced Onion
  • 1/2 cup chopped Lettuce
  • 2 Dill Pickle slices
  • dash of Salt
  • dash of Pepper 33 Copycat McDonalds Big Mac

Directions:

  1. Mix special sauce ingredients until well blended in a microwave safe container.
  2. Microwave 25 seconds.
  3. Mix well again.
  4. Cover and refrigerate at least 1 hour before using.
  5. cut browned side of extra bun half away, leaving piece to use as middle. 42 Copycat McDonalds Big Mac
  6. Lightly toast buns on pan or griddle and set aside.
  7. Cook patties in hot pan 1-2 minutes each side lightly salting and peppering.
  8. On bottom bun, add 1/2 tbsp Special Sauce, 1/2 tsp dice onion, 1/4 cup lettuce, slice of American cheese and 1 patty. 52 Copycat McDonalds Big Mac
  9. On the middle bun, add 1/2 tbsp Special Sauce, 1/2 tsp dice onion, pickles, 1/4 cup lettuce and 1 patty.
  10. Place the middle bun section on top of the bottom bun section and top with the top bun.
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Mini Meatloaf Cupcakes

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These meatloaf cupcakes are fun little snack to munch on. These also make perfect little appetizers or finger sized food for the kiddos! I like making these when the family gets tired of the same old recipes all the time. Enjoy and let the kiddos help you with this one.

Mini Meatloaf Cupcakes

Ingredients:

  • 1 lb Ground Beef
  • 1 Egg
  • 3/4 cup Milk
  • 1 cup Shredded Cheddar Cheese
  • 1/2 cup Quick Oats
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 2 tsp Garlic Powder
  • 2 tsp Onion Powder
  • 2 tsp Worcestershire Sauce
  • 1/4 cup crushed Club Crackers
  • 2/3 cup Ketchup
  • 1/4 cup Brown Sugar
  • 2 tsp Mustard
  • 2 cup Mashed Potatoes 29 Mini Meatloaf Cupcakes

Directions:

  1. Preheat Oven to 350.
  2. Place mashed potatoes in a zipperd bag or piping bag and set aside for later.
  3. Combine Ketchup Mustard and brown sugar and mix well. Set aside. 49 Mini Meatloaf Cupcakes
  4. Combine remaining ingredients and mix thoroughly. 39 Mini Meatloaf Cupcakes
  5. Press this mixture into muffin pan. 56 Mini Meatloaf Cupcakes
  6. Spread top of each with the ketchup mixture. 61 Mini Meatloaf Cupcakes
  7. Bake for 30-45 minutes.
  8. Allow to sit for 5 minutes, remove from muffin pan and pipe on a mashed potato “frosting”.

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Oreo Poke Cake

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Oreo Poke Cake

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My little ones love Oreos and well, so do I! We like to make this Oreo Poke cake for Birthdays or just when we’re in need of a yummy treat that’s a little more than just a regular cake. My boys like to put the holes in the cake and I love letting them do this since they can’t really mess it up (as long as they don’t poke super close to each other). Enjoy and have fun making this delicious treat.

Oreo Poke Cake

Ingredients:

  • 1 box Chocolate Cake Mix
  • 1/2 pack of Oreo Cookies
  • 1 large box instant Oreo Pudding
  • 2 cups milk
  • 8 oz Cool Whip 228 Oreo Poke Cake

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350.
  2. Chop up the Oreos into large pieces.
  3. Prepare the chocolate cake following box directions.
  4. Coat sides and bottom of a 9×13 dish with shortening.
  5. Pour batter into prepared dish.
  6. Bake for 30 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the middle comes out clean.
  7. Whisk together milk and pudding mix until smooth.
  8. Poke holes all around the top of the cake.  324 Oreo Poke Cake
  9. Pour pudding evenly over the cake to allow it to soak into all of the holes.
  10. Sprinkle the top with about half of the chopped Oreos.  415 Oreo Poke Cake
  11. Allow to cool completely.
  12. Top with whipped topping and sprinkle with remaining chopped cookies.
  13. Refrigerate for at least 1 hour.

Oreo Poke Cake

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Ingredients

  • 1 box Chocolate Cake Mix
  • 1/2 pack of Oreo Cookies
  • 1 large box instant Oreo Pudding
  • 2 cups milk
  • 8 oz Cool Whip

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350.
  2. Chop up the Oreos into large pieces.
  3. Prepare the chocolate cake following box directions.
  4. Coat sides and bottom of a 9x13 dish with shortening.
  5. Pour batter into prepared dish.
  6. Bake for 30 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the middle comes out clean.
  7. Whisk together milk and pudding mix until smooth.
  8. Poke holes all around the top of the cake.
  9. Pour pudding evenly over the cake to allow it to soak into all of the holes.
  10. Sprinkle the top with about half of the chopped Oreos.
  11. Allow to cool completely.
  12. Top with whipped topping and sprinkle with remaining chopped cookies.
  13. Refrigerate for at least 1 hour.
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Copycat Panda Express Sweetfire Chicken

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I love trying new things at Panda Express and I always love when they come with veggies like peppers, onions, etc. I fell in love when I tried the sweetfire chicken…seriously, it’s good! If you like sweet chicken but not super sweet, then you will love this recipe. I love the pineapple in it too. Enjoy this yummy dinner…

Copycat Panda Express Sweetfire Chicken

Ingredients:

CHICKEN:

  • 1/2 cup Vegetable Oil
  • 1 lb Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts
  • 3/4 cup Flour
  • 1 cup Corn Starch
  • 2 Eggs, beaten

SAUCE:

  • 1 tbsp Olive Oil
  • 1 Red Bell Pepper
  • 1/2 Onion
  • 1 1/2 cup Pineapple Chunks
  • 1/2 cup Thai Sweet Chili Sauce
  • 2 Green Onions 224 Copycat Panda Express Sweetfire Chicken

Directions:

  1. Heat vegetable oil in a large skillet over medium high heat.
  2. Cut chicken into roughly 1″ chunks. 320 Copycat Panda Express Sweetfire Chicken
  3. Take each piece of chicken and coat in flour (shaking off excess), dip in egg and then coat in corn starch (pressing to coat).
  4. Cook chicken in skillet, several pieces at a time until golden and crispy (about 2 minutes per side).
  5. Drain on paper towels.
  6. Remove top and seeds and cut red pepper into roughly 1″ pieces.
  7. Cut onion into roughly 1″ pieces. 413 Copycat Panda Express Sweetfire Chicken
  8. Drain pineapple chunks.
  9. Heat olive oil in a skillet over medium high heat.
  10. Cook pepper, onion and pineapple, stirring occasionally, until tender.
  11. Add in chicken and chili sauce until well combined, about 1-2 minutes.
  12. If sauce doesn’t appear thick enough, make a slurry of 2 tablespoons of corn starch and 2 tablespoons of water and add to skillet and continue stirring.
  13. Garnish with sliced green onions.
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Copycat Starbucks Caramel Apple Spice Cider AND Cinnamon Dolce Syrup Recipe

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I absolutely love Starbucks Fall drinks and this next one is one of my favorites! Learn how to make your very own caramel apple spice cider from your house! I think it tastes even better and it’s nice to make on a stormy day at home. icon wink Copycat Starbucks Caramel Apple Spice Cider AND Cinnamon Dolce Syrup Recipe There is also a recipe for their special cinnamon dolce syrup…yummy!

Copycat Starbucks Caramel Apple Spice Cider

Ingredients:

Cinnamon Dolce Syrup Ingredients

  • 1 cup Water
  • 1 cup Brown Sugar
  • 1 tsp Cinnamon
  • 2 cup Motts Apple Juice
  • 3 pumps Starbucks Cinnamon Dolce Syrup (approx 2 tbsp)
  • Caramel Topping (I use a squeeze bottle)
  • Whipped Cream 14 Copycat Starbucks Caramel Apple Spice Cider AND Cinnamon Dolce Syrup Recipe

Directions:

  1. Make syrup by bringing ingredients to a boil lower heat and simmer until reduced by half (about 5 minutes). 222 Copycat Starbucks Caramel Apple Spice Cider AND Cinnamon Dolce Syrup Recipe
  2. Allow to cool and store in a resealable container.
  3. Place apple juice and syrup in microwaveable container and stir.
  4. Microwave for approximately 2 minutes.
  5. Top with whipped cream
  6. Add caramel topping.
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Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars

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As most of you know, I love Cheesecake bars…I tend to make them in all different flavors and kinds. This recipe is for a Pumpkin Cheesecake bar and we absolutely love it because it’s not too sweet but just sweet enough. These are great to make all year long but especially fun in the Fall and Winter right around Halloween. Enjoy this yummy treat..

Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars

Ingredients:

Base:

  • 1 cup Flour
  • 3/4 cup Brown Sugar
  • 6 tbsp Butter
  • 1 cup Quick Oats

Filling:

  • 8 oz softened Cream Cheese
  • 3/4 cup Sugar
  • 15 oz Pure Pumpkin
  • 2 tsp Pumpkin Pie Spice
  • 3 Eggs
  • Topping
  • 16 oz Sour Cream
  • 1/3 cup Sugar
  • 1/2 tsp Vanilla 24 Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350.
  2. Line 13×9 pan with parchment paper.
  3. Combine flour and brown sugar.
  4. Cut in butter into mixture until it resembles lumpy crumbs.
  5. Add in oats and stir to combine.
  6. Press mixture into bottom pan. 34 Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars
  7. Bake 15 minutes.
  8. Beat together cream cheese, eggs, 3/4 cup sugar, pumpkin and spice until well blended.
  9. Pour into pan over base and allow to level out.
  10. Bake 25 minutes or until set in middle.
  11. Mix sour cream, 1/3 cup sugar and vanilla. 44 Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars
  12. Spoon mixture over cooked pumpkin layer and spread evenly.  54 Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars
  13. Bake about 5-8 minutes or until set.
  14. Cool completely before cutting.
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Scarecrow Bars

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These bars have all kinds of fun ingredients in them like cake, brown sugar, candy corn, peanut butter and more! I like to let the kids help out when I make these bars because they are hard to mess up and the kids love throwing all the ingredients in. These bars are perfect for Halloween and Fall and make for a perfect Bake Sale treat. icon wink Scarecrow Bars Enjoy…

Scarecrow Bars

Ingredients:

  • 1 box Yellow Cake Mix
  • 1/2 cup softened Butter
  • 2 Eggs
  • 3 cup Mini Marshmallows
  • 1/2 cup Corn Syrup
  • 1/4 cup Sugar
  • 1/4 cup Brown Sugar
  • 1/2 cup Creamy Peanut Butter
  • 1 tsp Vanilla
  • 2 cup Crisp Rice Cereal
  • 2 cup Salted Peanuts
  • 1 cup Candy Corn 28 Scarecrow Bars

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350.
  2. Beat cake mix and butter until combined.  38 Scarecrow Bars
  3. Add egg and beat until well mixed.
  4. Press into the bottom of ungreased 13×9 baking pan.  47 Scarecrow Bars
  5. Bake until it sets and the edges are lightly browned (about 15 minutes). 
  6. Remove from oven and immediately sprinkle marshmallows over hot crust.
  7. Bake another couple of minutes until marshmallows puff up.
  8. Remove from oven.
  9. Combine corn syrup, sugar and brown sugar in saucepan.
  10. Bring to a boil over medium heat stirring constantly.
  11. Remove from heat.
  12. Add in peanut butter and vanilla and stir until smooth. 
  13. Stir in cereal and peanuts.
  14. Spoon over marshmallow topped base and spread to cover.
  15. Sprinkle candy corn over mixture evenly and grently press in.
  16. Cool and cut into bars.
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Homemade Creamsicle

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The kiddos and I love making ice cream. We also love to come up with fun creations to make popsicles. This homemade creamsicle tastes just like the real thing but I personally like my ingredients a little better…it’s just a tad bit healthier than a store bought creamsicle. ;-) I used a Zoku Quick Pop Maker which you can buy HERE and I highly recommend it and LOVE mine!

Homemade Creamsicle (Yield about 3 pops)

I used a Zoku Quick Pop Maker which you can buy HERE and I highly recommend it and LOVE mine!

INGREDIENTS:

  • 1/2 cup Orange Juice
  • 1 cup Heavy Cream
  • 2 tbsp Sugar
  • 1 tsp Vanilla Extract 411 Homemade Creamsicle

DIRECTIONS:

If you are using a Zoku Quick Pop Maker:

  1. Mix together cream, sugar and vanilla. 311 Homemade Creamsicle
  2. Pour Orange juice in maker up to fill line. 211 Homemade Creamsicle
  3. Place stick in position.
  4. Wait 3 1/2 minutes.
  5. Use suction tool to remove unfrozen juice from center of maker or carefully pour off unfrozen juice.
  6. Fill this now empty space with cream mixture.
  7. Wait 5 minutes or until cream in set (frozen).
  8. Use tool to remove pop and place in freezer.

If you are not using a Zoku:

  1. Mix together cream, sugar, vanilla and orange juice.
  2. Pour mixture in popsicle molds or small paper cups.
  3. Place in freezer for 10-15 minutes or until mixture begins to firm.
  4. Insert sticks and return to freezer for several hours.
  5. Use hot water to release from molds.
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7 Layer Dip Cups

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These dip cups are great for parties! I hate double dipping and can’t stand eating out of a huge dip bowl that’s been double dipped who knows how many times. icon wink 7 Layer Dip Cups With that being said, I love making and dipping out of these homemade 7 layer dip cups. Enjoy!

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7 Layer Dip Cups

(Yield about 6 individual cups)

Ingredients:

  • 16 oz Refried Beans
  • 1 package Taco Seasoning
  • 1 cup Guacamole
  • 8 oz Sour Cream
  • 1 cup Chunky Salsa
  • 1 cup Shredded Cheddar Cheese
  • 1/2 cup diced Tomatoes
  • 1/4 cup slice Green Onions
  • 1/4 cup sliced Olives 318 7 Layer Dip Cups

Directions:

  1. Add taco seasoning to refried beans and mix well.
  2. Drain some of the moisture from the salsa so that it doesn’t seep down into lower layers.
  3. Layer ingredients into each cup being careful not to smear on the sides.
  4. Gently push down each ingredient to clean any empty spaces.
  5. Layer about 2 tablespoons of each into the cups: 219 7 Layer Dip Cups
  6. Bean mixture
  7. Guacamole
  8. Sour Cream
  9. Salsa
  10. Cheese
  11. Divide tomatoes evenly across cups.
  12. Top each with green onions and olives.
  13. Serve with Tortilla Chips.
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Dirty Coke with Homemade Coconut Syrup

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I don’t really like Coke…but I absolutely love me some dirty coke with delicious homemade coconut syrup! This drink has cream, coconut syrup, lime and coke. I highly recommend trying it wether or not you like Coke. Enjoy…

Dirty Coke with Homemade Coconut Syrup

Ingredients:

  • Coconut Syrup:
  • 1 cup Sugar
  • 1 cup Water
  • 2 tsp Coconut Flavor

Dirty Coke:

  • 12 oz Coca-Cola
  • 2 tbsp Coconut Syrup
  • 1/2 Lime
  • 2 tbsp Half & Half or Heavy Cream 212 Dirty Coke with Homemade Coconut Syrup

Directions:

  1. If you can’t find Coconut Syrup you can make your own.
  2. Add 1 cup water and 1 cup Sugar to a pan and bring to a boil stirring occasionally. Allow to boil for 3-5 minutes. 312 Dirty Coke with Homemade Coconut Syrup
  3. Remove from heat and add coconut flavor.
  4. Allow to cool.
  5. cut lime into quarter lime wedges.
  6. In a large glass (approx 24 oz) fill half way with ice.
  7. Add coconut syrup and squeeze 2 lime wedges over ice.
  8. Toss squeezed limes into glass.
  9. Add Coke.
  10. Add 1-2 tablespoons of half & half or cream and serve. Note that lime juice will tend to try and curdle the cream.
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Crock Pot Beans with Ground Beef

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Crock Pot Beans with Ground Beef

Ingredients:

  • 1 lb lean ground beef
  • 1 lb Bacon
  • 1 chopped medium Onion
  • 1 chopped Bell Pepper (any color)
  • 4 medium can Pork and Beans (approx 60 oz total)
  • 3/4 cup Brown Sugar
  • 1 tbsp Minced Garlic
  • 2 tbsp Mustard
  • 2 tbsp Worcestershire Sauce
  • 3/4 cup Ketchup
  • 1 cup Barbecue Sauce 216 Crock Pot Beans with Ground Beef

Directions:

  1. Brown ground beef with onion and pepper. 315 Crock Pot Beans with Ground Beef
  2. Drain ground beef mixture and add to crock pot.
  3. Add remaining ingredients except bacon and stir to mix well. 412 Crock Pot Beans with Ground Beef
  4. Cut bacon strips into quarters and fry until fat is rendered out and bacon is slightly browned.
  5. Add bacon pieces to top of crock pot. 57 Crock Pot Beans with Ground Beef
  6. Cook on low for 3-4 hours. 62 Crock Pot Beans with Ground Beef

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Copycat Lipton Onion Soup Mix

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You know that really yummy Onion Dip you can dip Ruffle chips in?! Well, it’s made out of Sour Cream and Onion soup mix and is one of my favorite things to eat and make at parties. Below is a homemade copycat Lipton Onion Soup mix that you can make and add to sour cream to make the BEST dip ever! This also is perfect to add to some hot water and make a delicious soup. Enjoy…

Copycat Lipton Onion Soup Mix

Ingredients:

  • 3/4 cup Dried Minced Onion
  • 1/3 cup Beef Bouillon Powder
  • 4 tsp Onion Powder
  • 1/4 tsp Celery Salt
  • 1/4 tsp Paprika
  • 1/4 tsp Black Pepper
  • 1/4 tsp Parsley Flakes
  • 1/4 tsp Sugar 26 Copycat Lipton Onion Soup Mix

Directions:

  1. Combine ingredients. 36 Copycat Lipton Onion Soup Mix
  2. Mix well and store in air tight container.
  3. When recipe call for a packet, use 5 tablespoons.
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Fruit Cocktail Popsicles (2-Ingredients!)

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These Fruit Cocktail popsicles are super easy to make and taste delicious. You will only need 2 ingredients to make them which I love! So dig in your pantry for a can of fruit cocktail and enjoy this yummy treat…

Fruit Cocktail Popsicles

Ingredients:

  • 1 can Fruit Cocktail
  • 12-18 extra Maraschino Cherries 215 Fruit Cocktail Popsicles (2 Ingredients!)

Directions:

  1. Place a cherry in the bottom of each mold.
  2. Fill each mold with fruit cocktail, adding an extra cherry halfway through.
  3. Make sure each is filled with liquid to the fill line.
  4. Insert sticks and place in freezer for at least 3-5 hours.
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No Bake Twinkie Strawberry Dessert

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No bake recipes are my favorite! Want to make s SUPER YUMMY dessert that only takes a few minutes to whip together and requires zero baking!? If so, you will love this next recipe which uses Twinkies, pudding, strawberries and whipped cream…can’t get much better than that! icon wink No Bake Twinkie Strawberry Dessert Enjoy and let the kiddos help, they love making this…

No Bake Twinkie Strawberry Dessert

Ingredients:

  • 9 Twinkies
  • 1 pkg Instant Vanilla Pudding
  • 1 1/2 cup Milk
  • 8 oz Cool Whip
  • 16 oz Frozen Sliced Strawberries in Sugar (thawed) 27 No Bake Twinkie Strawberry Dessert

Directions:

  1. In a 8×8″ pan arrange 9 Twinkies to cover the bottom. 37 No Bake Twinkie Strawberry Dessert
  2. Spoon strawberries and about half of the syrup over the Twinkies. 46 No Bake Twinkie Strawberry Dessert
  3. Beat pudding mix and milk until lightly set.
  4. Spread pudding over strawberries. 55 No Bake Twinkie Strawberry Dessert
  5. Spread whipped topping over pudding.
  6. Place in refrigerator to set for several hours.
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Copycat Cosmic Brownies

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My family loves these Cosmic brownies and I’ve come up with a way to make my own at home. I’d say these are a little bit healthier since I know what ingredients I’m putting in them. Plus, in my opinion, these taste MUCH better than the store bought kind. Enjoy…

Copycat Cosmic Brownies

Ingredients:

Brownies:

  • 3/4 cup melted Butter
  • 2 Eggs
  • 1 cup Sugar
  • 2/3 cup Brown Sugar
  • 2 tbsp Water
  • 2 tsp Vanilla
  • 3/4 cup Unsweetened Cocoa Powder
  • 3/4 cup Flour 22 Copycat Cosmic Brownies

Icing:

  • 1 1/2 cup Semi-Sweet Chips
  • 1/2 cup Heavy Cream
  • Candy Sprinkle decorations

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350.
  2. Line a 9×13 pan with parchment paper or aluminum foil and spray with non stick spray.
  3. Combine melted butter, eggs, sugar, brown sugar and vanilla in a large bowl and whisk to combine.
  4. Whisk in the cocoa powder until incorporated.
  5. Add the flour and stir until just incorporated. 32 Copycat Cosmic Brownies
  6. Pour batter into prepared pan.
  7. Lightly smooth and level the top.
  8. Bake 25 30 minutes or until toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.
  9. Allow to cool in pan.
  10. Microwave chocolate chips and cream in a medium bowl for 1 minute
  11. Whisk until smooth. 41 Copycat Cosmic Brownies
  12. Pour icing over cooled brownies and lightly smooth.
  13. Refrigerate for 15-30 minutes to allow icing to slightly firm.
  14. Add sprinkles to top and return to refrigerator to finish setting.
  15. When icing is completely set, Slice and serve.
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Copycat Chipotle Mild Tomato Salsa (Pico de Gallo)

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I love making simple salsas that don’t require a lot of ingredients. They more simple the salsa, the fresher is tastes. This copycat Chipotle salsa recipe doesn’t require many ingredients and tasted delicious. Enjoy…

Copycat Chipotle Mild Tomato Salsa (Pico de Gallo)

Ingredients:

  • 3-4 Tomatoes, diced
  • 1/2 Red Onion, diced
  • 1/4 Jalapeno, diced
  • 5-7 stems of Cilantro
  • Juice of 1 Lime
  • 1/4 tsp Kosher Salt 23.jpg3 Copycat Chipotle Mild Tomato Salsa (Pico de Gallo)

Directions:

  1. Remove leaves from the cilantro stems and discard stems.
  2. Chop up cilantro leaves.
  3. Combine all ingredients and refrigerate for at least an hour to allow flavors to marry. 33.jpg3 Copycat Chipotle Mild Tomato Salsa (Pico de Gallo)
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Crock Pot Copycat Chipotle Carnitas

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One of my favorite “fast food” restaurants is Chipotle and if you’ve never been there, I highly recommend it. This copycat recipe is for their Carnitas and guess what else…it’s made in the crock pot! Super easy and tastes delicious. We love to eat this meat with corn tortillas or in burritos with some rice and beans. Enjoy!

Crock Pot Copycat Chipotle Carnitas

Ingredients:

  • Whole Pork Shoulder or Pork Butt
  • 2 tbsp Vegetable Oil
  • 1 Onion chopped
  • 2 cans of Rotel Tomatoes & Chiles
  • 2 tbsp Minced Garlic
  • 1/2 tsp Oregano
  • 1/4 tsp Ground Cloves
  • 2 tsp dried Chipotle Pepper
  • 1 tsp Cumin
  • 1 cup Beef Broth
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 bay leaves 22.jpg2 Crock Pot Copycat Chipotle Carnitas

Directions:

  1. Heat oil in large pan and brown pork on all sides.
  2. Place pork in slow cooker and add remaining ingredients on top of pork. 32.jpg2 Crock Pot Copycat Chipotle Carnitas
  3. Cook on low 8-10 hours.
  4. Remove pork and shred (remove if it was not boneless).
  5. Remove bay leaves.
  6. Drain about half of the liquid.
  7. Add shredded pork back to juices in the crock pot. 42.jpg2 Crock Pot Copycat Chipotle Carnitas
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25 Decadently Cheesy Recipes

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From time to time, it seems like most people just get the hankering for something decadently cheesy! It can be hard to decide what to indulge on when you set your heart on something cheesy, but these recipes give you so much to decide from whether it’s an appetizer, a snack, or a full blown cheesy dinner!

1. Tomato Basil Queso Cheese Dip
2. Cheesy Chicken and Green Chile Lasagna
3. Cheesy Stuffed Mexican Shells
4. Cheesy Chicken Enchiladas
5. Cheesy Cauliflower Grautin
6. Cheesy Margherita Pizza Hummus
7. Cheesy Pull Apart Bread
8. Gluten Free Jalapeno Popper Grilled Cheese
9. Cheesy Crockpot Tortellini
10. Cheesy Chicken Penne
11. Cheesy Italian Grilled Zucchini Boats
12. Three Cheese Crock Pot Mac and Cheese
13. Cheesy Tex Mex Cauliflower
14. Cheesy Jalapeno Corn Dip
15. Buttery Cheesy Garlic Bread
16. Bacon and Pea Macaroni and Cheese
17. Jalapeno and Chicken Stuffed Zucchini
18. Loaded Potato Casserole
19. Cheesy Mozzarella Cauliflower Casserole
20. Buffalo Cheeseburger Macaroni
21. Cheesy Eggplant Flautas
22. Crockpot Cheesy Abodo Chicken
23. Cheesy Broccoli Crostini
24. Pepperoni Pizza Stuffed Waffles
25. Cheesy Lasagna Meatball Skillet

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Fluffy Pumpkin Dip

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Want to make a super quick and easy Pumpkin Dip this Fall and Winter?! Heck, I’d eat this stuff all year long! icon wink Fluffy Pumpkin Dip Here is a super simple recipe for a fluffy and creamy Pumpkin dip. I like to dip all kinds of things into it like cookies, fruit, crackers for a sweet and salty taste. It’s also great to put on the top of pie. Enjoy…

Fluffy Pumpkin Dip

Ingredients:

  • 15 oz Pumpkin Puree
  • 1 pkg Vanilla Instant Pudding
  • 2 tsp Pumpkin Pie Spice
  • 8 oz Cool Whip thawed 21.jpg1 Fluffy Pumpkin Dip

Directions:

  1. Stir together pumpkin, pudding mix and spice until well blended. 31.jpg1 Fluffy Pumpkin Dip
  2. Stir in Cool Whip and refrigerate for at least 1 hour. 41.jpg1 Fluffy Pumpkin Dip
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Cream Caramel Apples

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I love eating Caramel apples and they are actually quite fun to make too. You can get really creative with the different flavors, toppings, etc. This next recipe is for a cream caramel apple. The caramel is just a little creamier and lighter than a normal caramel. Enjoy this delicious treat..

Cream Caramel Apples

Ingredients:

  • 6 Apples
  • 3/4 cup Chopped Peanuts (optional)
  • 1 cup Heavy Cream
  • 1/2 cup Corn Syrup
  • 1/2 cup Butter
  • 1 cup Sugar
  • 1 tsp Vanilla 24.jpg4 Cream Caramel Apples

Directions:

  1. Heat water in a pot until hot (but not boiling).
  2. Add 1 tsp of vinegar.
  3. Insert a stick into the stem end of each apple. 34.jpg4 Cream Caramel Apples
  4. Dip apples in water and swirl to melt and remove any wax.
  5. Wipe with towel to dry and remove any remaining wax.
  6. Line a cookie sheet with wax paper and set aside.
  7. In a pan, add 3/4 cup cream, corn syrup, butter and sugar.
  8. Cook to 245 (firm ball stage).  43.jpg3 Cream Caramel Apples
  9. Remove from heat and carefully stir in the remaining cream and the vanilla. Be careful as it is very hot and it may splatter.
  10. Dip and twirl the apples in the caramel to coat. Let any excess drip off.  5.jpg Cream Caramel Apples
  11. You can optionally roll the dipped apple in the chopped nuts.
  12. Place apples on prepared cookie sheet and refrigerate for 15 minutes to set caramel.
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Homemade Fudgesicles

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There is nothing better on a hot day then an ice cold fudgesicles! Not only are these icy treats refreshing, they are perfect for a day at the beach or a backyard dessert. The only downside to having these cool treats on a regular basis is the cost! It can add up if your buying several boxes over the few months of summer. So why not make them at home? They are easy to make and  won’t take more than a few minutes  to create! Check out the recipe below to make your own DIY Fudgesicles:

Ingredients:

  • 1 Box Of Chocolate Instant Pudding
  • 2 Cups Of Milk
  • 1/4 Cup Of Sugar
  • 1 Can Of Evaporated Milk

Instructions:

  1. Start by combining all ingredients into your stand mixer or into a bowl (If your using a hand mixer).
  2. Mix all ingredients for 2-3 minutes or until mixture is smooth and creamy.
  3. Pour the mixture into popsicle molds leaving a small space at the top. Once half frozen add a popsicle stick to the molds if it doesn’t already have one!
  4. Run warm water over the molds once frozen to release the pops. Serve and enjoy!
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Oven Dried Apple Chips

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It’s almost Fall and you know what that means! Bring out the pumpkins, apples and yummy comfort snacks! These Apple Chips are super yummy and extremely easy to make. Plus, you only have to use the oven and not a dehydrator so it makes life a little easier and cleaner. icon wink Oven Dried Apple Chips Enjoy this delicious treat…P.S. – You can get the Apple Corer here on Amazon (it’s the same one I have and love!).

Oven Dried Apple Chips

Ingredients:

  • 2 Granny Smith Apples
  • 1 tbsp Sugar
  • 1 tsp Cinnamon
  • Apple corer (optional) 2.jpg Oven Dried Apple Chips

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 240.
  2. Core each apple and slice thin.3.jpg Oven Dried Apple Chips
  3. Mix cinnamon and sugar together and sprinkle over slices. 4.jpg Oven Dried Apple Chips
  4. Place slices on metal baking sheet and bake for 2 hours or until edges curl and chips are dry.
  5. Transfer to wire rack to cool and completely dry.
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Homemade Orange Julius

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When walking through a crowded, hot mall there is nothing more tempting than an ice cold Orange Julius. However, if you get one each time you’re in the mall the cost can start to add up! So to save money, why not try making your own DIY Orange Julius at home? It’s easy, won’t take more than a few minutes and it will taste almost spot on to the original. Check out the instructions below to make your own DIY Orange Julius drink:

Ingredients Needed:

  • 1 Can Of Frozen Orange Juice (Thawed)
  • 1 Cup Of Water
  • 1 Cup Of Milk
  • 1/4 Cup Of Sugar
  • 1 Teaspoon Of Vanilla (Optional)
  • Ice

Instructions:

  1. Combine all ingredients except for ice and blend until mix has become smooth.
  2. Once blended, stop the blending and add as much ice as preferred.
  3. Blend the mixture with the ice till consistency has become smooth. This can either be consumed right away or chilled in the fridge for an extra icy taste.
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Summer BBQ Recipe Ideas

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I absolutely LOVE Summer BBQ’s but making chicken and steak every time can get a little old. Check out the list below on new ways to spice up your BBQ food and grill something a little different. These are some of my favorite recipes for the BBQ. Enjoy!

Summer BBQ Recipe Ideas

  1. Grilled Chipotle and Cilantro Burgers ~Lori’s Culinary Creations
  2. Best Ever BBQ Baby Back Ribs ~Mom Endeavors
  3. Chile Lime Chicken on the Grill ~Amanda’s Cookin’
  4. Luther’s BBQ Sauce ~CopyKat
  5. Rosemary & Balsamic Grilled Pork Chops with Blaze Balsamic Fix Glaze ~See Mom Click
  6. Grilled Zucchini with Couscous, Spinach, and Cheese ~D’s Books and Cooks
  7. Marinated Grilled Pork Chops ~Love to Be in the Kitchen
  8. Summer Avocado Salad ~Simply {Darr}ling
  9. Hasselback Potatoes ~A Virtuous Woman
  10. Burger with Bacon Onion Jam ~D’s Books and Cooks
  11. L is for Lemonade ~A Virtuous Woman
  12. Grilled Fruit Kabobs ~Just Us Four
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Crock Pot Dulce de Leche Sauce

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Here is a super simple recipe to make some fabulous and tasty Dulce de Leche Sauce which goes well on just about anything. My Mom use to make this when I was little but she would use a pan and boil water which can be a little bit dangerous and definitely not as easy as it is in the crock pot! Enjoy this tasty treat on a spoon by itself or over your favorite dessert. icon wink Crock Pot Dulce de Leche Sauce

Crock Pot Dulce de Leche Sauce

Ingredients: 

  • 2 can Sweetened Condensed Milk
  • 3/4 tsp Vanilla (optional) 28.jpg8 Crock Pot Dulce de Leche Sauce

Directions:

  1. Transfer condensed milk to three 1/2 pint mason jars and put on lids and rings.
  2. Place in slow cooker and cover with water. 38.jpg8 Crock Pot Dulce de Leche Sauce
  3. Cook on low for about 8 hours.
  4. Remove from water and allow to cool for 15 minutes.
  5. Carefully remove rings and lids.
  6. Add 1/4 tsp vanilla to each jar (optional).
  7. Stir well until sauce is smooth.
  8. To store replace, lid and ring and store in refrigerator.

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Watermelon Drink & Recipes Round-Up

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Watermelon is one of the tastiest foods of summer. There’s nothing like biting into a juicy wedge of watermelon! If watermelon is one of your favorite treats of summer, you need to check out this roundup. This list of recipes and drinks all feature the same main ingredient… watermelon! Will you make a pitcher of watermelon margaritas or cool off with a tasty watermelon popsicle?

Watermelon Recipes & Drinks

  1. Watermelon-Moscato Slush ~The Kitchen Is My Playground
  2. Frozen Watermelon Lemonade ~Gator Mommy Reviews
  3. Watermelon, Cucumber & Tomato Salad with Poppy Seed Dressing Recipe ~How to Have It All
  4. Watermelon Poptini ~Snappy Gourmet
  5. Watermelon Honeydew Popsicles ~Donuts, Dresses and Dirt
  6. Easy Watermelon Sorbet ~Thrifty Jinxy
  7. Grilled Watermelon Salad ~All Four Burners
  8. Watermelon Margarita ~Domestic Superhero
  9. Kids Summer Watermelon Popsicles ~Powerful Mothering
  10. Watermelon & Coconut Ice Popsicles ~The Red Bistro
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Mini Shepherd’s Pie

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I love this next recipe because it is perfect for parties, appetizers, kid’s lunches or just a fun dinner! You can easily make these mini shepherd’s pie bites in a cupcake pan. Plus, you can have the little ones help out and make their own. icon wink Mini Shepherds Pie Enjoy..

Mini Shepherd’s Pie

Ingredients

  • 1 can Biscuits (10-12 ct)
  • 1 lb Ground Beef
  • 1/2 Onion, minced
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 1 tbsp Black Pepper
  • 1 tbsp Minced Garlic
  • 2 tbsp Flour
  • 3/4 cup Beef Stock
  • 1 tbsp Worcestershire Sauce
  • 1 cup frozen Peas and Carrots
  • 1 tsp Dried Parsley Flakes
  • 1 1/2 cups Mashed Potatoes 27.jpg7 Mini Shepherds Pie

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 425.
  2. Spray a muffin pan with non-stick spray.
  3. Flatten and mold biscuits into each muffin cup.  37.jpg7 Mini Shepherds Pie
  4. Bake 6-8 minutes,  until light golden. If biscuits have risen too much to hold meat, press downsides and bottom while still warm.
  5. Brown ground beef in a large skillet and drain.  43.jpg3 Mini Shepherds Pie
  6. Stir in the onions, salt, pepper and garlic and allow to cook together for a couple of minutes.
  7. Add flour to the mixture and stir until blended to a paste.
  8. Add beef stock, worcestershire and vegetables. Mix well
  9. Heat mashed potatoes in a microwave for 5 to 6 minutes stirring halfway through.
  10. Spoon about 2-3 tablespoons of meat mixture into each biscuit shell.
  11. Then top with equal amount mashed potatoes.
  12. Sprinkle the top with dried parsly flakes. Place in oven and bake for 12-15 minutes.
  13. Remove from oven and allow to cool slightly before removing individual pies.
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No Churn Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream

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Something I love to make all year long is Ice cream…and I am absolutely in love with Pumpkin Ice Cream! It may sound a little strange but it is actually delicious and pretty healthy for you. You will see that there are not many ingredients needed and you know what you’re putting into it! Plus, Pumpkin is very good for you. Enjoy…

No Churn Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream

Ingredients:

  • 8 oz Heavy Whipping cream
  • 14 oz Sweetened Condensed Milk
  • 3/4 cup Pumpkin Puree
  • 1 tsp Pumpkin Pie Spice
  • 1/2 tsp Vanilla 36.jpg6 No Churn Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream

Directions:

  1. Whip the cream until stiff peaks form.
  2. Gradually add condensed milk while continuing to beat.
  3. Stir in the pumpkin, vanilla and spice. 26.jpg6 No Churn Pumpkin Pie Ice Cream
  4. Freeze for at least 4 hours.
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18 AMAZING and SIMPLE Tin Foil Camping Recipes for your Camping Trip!

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I love, love, love camping but sometimes it can get expensive and time consuming coming up with ideas on what to eat….That’s why I thought I would share this next list with you that I absolutely love!! Here are 18 AMAZING and SIMPLE Tin Foil Camping Recipes for your camping trip! Don’t forget to check out my Campfire Potatoes Recipe HERE too!

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Beach Theme Ham and Cheese Bento Kids Lunch Idea

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 Beach Theme Ham and Cheese Bento Kids Lunch Idea

Beach Themed Ham & Cheese Bento Kids Lunch

Ingredients:

  • 2 slices Honey Ham
  • 2 slices Cheddar Cheese
  • 1 Pretzel Roll (or Hoagie Roll)
  • 1 Boiled Egg
  • 1 Raisin
  • 1/4 cup Goldfish Crackers
  • Leaf Lettuce
  • 1/2 Orange sliced
  • Blue Jell-O
  • 1 Swedish Fish Candy
  • 1 Lowfat Milk Carton 42.jpg2 Beach Theme Ham and Cheese Bento Kids Lunch Idea

Directions:

  1. Prepare Jell-O according to directions and pour in serving size containers and allow to nearly set.
  2. Add one swedish fish to each Jell-O container.
  3. Take Roll and notch out each side and the rear to create fish shape. If your bento is small, split roll in half first to make 2 fish. 25.jpg5 Beach Theme Ham and Cheese Bento Kids Lunch Idea
  4. Notch out mouth and romove a small cirlce to create an eye. 35.jpg5 Beach Theme Ham and Cheese Bento Kids Lunch Idea
  5. Place raisin in the eye.
  6. Split roll and add ham and cheese.
  7. Place lettuce into box to support fish.
  8. Place remaining ingredients into cups and place in Bento Box.
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DIY Microwave Popcorn

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I love  making homemade popcorn…it’s so much tastier and fresher than bags of popcorn! Plus, you really don’t need that many ingredients and it makes for a quick and tasty late night snack. You can also have the little ones help out making it. icon wink DIY Microwave Popcorn

DIY Microwave Popcorn

Ingredients:

  • 1/3 cup Popcorn Kernels
  • 3 tbsp Butter
  • 1 Brown Lunch Bag
  • Salt to taste 34.jpg4 DIY Microwave Popcorn

Directions:

  1. Place ingredients in bag.
  2. Fold top over and place on side in microwave.
  3. Cook times vary by microwave, mine took 2 minutes. 24.jpg4 DIY Microwave Popcorn
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2 Minute Eggless Edible Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

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I am in love with cookie dough but it’s not a good thing to eat it raw. So, this is a recipe for safe cookie dough that won’t get you sick. Plus, little Miley is allergic to eggs so this recipe is safe for her too. Enjoy!

2 Minute Edible Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup Brown Sugar
  • 2/3 cup Flour
  • 1/4 cup Chocolate Chips
  • 4 tbsp softened Butter
  • 2 tbsp Milk
  • 1/4 tsp Salt
  • 1/4 tsp Vanilla 23.jpg3 2 Minute Eggless Edible Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough

Directions:

  1. Heat flour in microwave for 2 minutes (internal temp 160).
  2. Mix together brown sugar, butter, vanilla and salt until well mixed. 33.jpg3 2 Minute Eggless Edible Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough
  3. Add in milk and gradually add flour until desired dough consistensy is reached.
  4. Stir in chocolate chips.
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Creamsicle Cake

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Something I love to eat all Summer long are Creamsicles…but I also love to make them into new creations like cake! This creamsicle cake is full of flavor and not only tastes delicious, it looks super cool too! Enjoy…

Creamsicle Cake

Ingredients:

  • 1 White Cake Mix
  • 3 Eggs
  • 1/3 cup Oil
  • 1 cup Orange Juice
  • 1 package Orange Jell-O
  • 1/2 cup boiling Water
  • 1/2 cup cold Water
  • 1 package Instant Vanilla Pudding Mix
  • 1 cup Milk
  • 1 tsp Vanilla
  • 8 oz Cool Whip 32.jpg2 Creamsicle Cake

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 350.
  2. Spray a 13×9 pan with non stick spray.
  3. Prepare cake mix as directed on package, using eggs, orange juice (instead of water) and oil.
  4. Pour into prepared pan.
  5. Bake for 30-40 minutes until cake springs back when touched.
  6. Allow cake completely cool.
  7. Using a skewer, poke small holes all over the cake, piercing all the way to bottom.
  8. In a bowl, comine Jell-O and boiling water and stir until gelatin is completely dissolved.
  9. Add cold water, mix well and slowly pour this mixture over the entire cake.  22.jpg2 Creamsicle Cake
  10. Cover and chill for 2 hours.
  11. Combine the pudding mix, milk and vanilla and beat well.
  12. Fold Cool Whip into the pudding mixture and use it to frost cake.
  13. Cover and refrigerate for 4 hours.
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DIY Makeup Remover Pads

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DIY Makeup Remover Pads

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Did you know it’s actually super easy to make your own make-up remover pads right from home? Plus, you know what’s in them and they are healthy ingredients and no strange chemicals like other make-up removers can have. Not only is it better for your skin, but it will actually save you money too. icon wink DIY Makeup Remover Pads Enjoy…

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DIY Makeup Remover Pads

Supplies:

  • Mason Jar or Round Container
  • Large Round Cotton Pads
  • 1 1/2 cup Water
  • 2 tbsp Tear-Free Baby Shampoo
  • 1/4 tsp Baby Oil 21.jpg1 DIY Makeup Remover Pads

Directions:

  1. In a large bowel mix together the Water, Shampoo and Oil. 31.jpg1 DIY Makeup Remover Pads
  2. Add enough of your solution to cover the bottom of your mason jar or container.
  3. Add in approximately 10 Pads (allow to soak up the solution. 41.jpg1 DIY Makeup Remover Pads
  4. Continue to add about 10 pads at a time pouring solution over each set to allow coverage.
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