Lemon Dill Rice

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We’re going Greek this month and I could barely stand waiting to share the recipe for this Lemon Dill Rice with you. I’m telling you, we are not big on rice at our house but both Joel and I couldn’t stop talking about this for days. I’m kind of addicted to fresh dill so I know that

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Pan Haggerty

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After our weeklong Spring break last week we’re finally get back into the swing of things around here. I got a little glimpse into what summer is going to be like with these two crazy kids and it actually wasn’t so bad. We’ll see when it’s more than a week into it, haha. I put

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Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes with Coconut Pecan Streusel

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These twice baked sweet potatoes are officially my new favorite way to scarf down the oh so good for you vegetable. Never mind that they are smothered in butter and sugar. I’m normally more of a savory person when it comes to my sweet potatoes and usually go for them diced, tossed in olive oil

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Skillet Drop Biscuits

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It’s seriously hard to believe Thanksgiving is only a few weeks away. It’s been unseasonably warm around here so I keep forgetting it’s already November. And as much as I love Thanksgiving, I am really ready for Christmas this year. Noah wants to put up the Christmas tree already and I’m thinking he has the

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Broccoli Cheese Wild Rice Casserole

Broccoli Cheese Wild Rice Casserole

I just tried something on Monday that is going to be a total game changer for me. Wait for it. Online grocery shopping. Now, I know this is pretty common in a lot of bigger cities but it just hit our grocery store and I’ve had a few friends and family members rave about it

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Maple Chipotle Baked Beans

Maple Chipotle Baked Beans

As much as I love summer, we’ve had a few tiny glimpses into fall weather lately and I’m so into it. I mean, sweaters and scarves and riding boots. But, can we keep summer food? I just love barbeques full of grilling and pasta salads and all things fresh. Baked beans always make me think

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Sweet Corn, Bacon and Cheddar Risotto

I went and took a fancy Italian dish and trashed it up. Or Americanized it. Whichever phrase you prefer. But seriously though, who doesn’t love bacon, cheddar and corn? And creamy rice. Duh. This Sweet Corn, Bacon and Cheddar Risotto is a new favorite. I made this Saturday night for an impromptu date night at

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Caprese Tortellini Salad

In a few weeks, we’ll be driving to Colorado for our annual family vacation. Road trip with two kids, yay…. Really though they should do well since it’s not too far of a drive. The first night we are staying in Denver and going to Elitch Gardens Theme Park. We’ll be there on my birthday

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Baked Cheddar Mashed Potatoes

I ran my first 5K on Saturday and considering I’ve run only one other time in 2015, I would consider it a success. I didn’t run the entire time but most of it and was able to beat the goal I had set for myself. Plus, it was for a cause very near and dear to

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