Strut Your Stuff Saturday- Week 13


Hooray for the weekend! Thanks for stopping by to share your amazing ideas and projects at our Strut Your Stuff Saturday link party. It is so much fun to see all the creative things you are doing! Here are some of the highlights from last week: **Added note- I am SO sorry! I just realized that these were some of our favorites from week 11 . . . not last [...]

Fresh Food Friday- Pumpkin Recipes!


Whether I like it or not, Fall is here! So today for Fresh Food Friday, we are going to be featuring some of our favorite Pumpkin Recipes! {Remember to click on the words below the picture to be linked to the recipe} Pumpkin Spice Oatmeal Pecan Cookies Cream-Filled Pumpkin Cupcakes Paula Deen's Pumpkin Cheesecake (sorry for the blurry [...]

Cinnamon Bear Popcorn

My husband is addicted to Cinnamon Bears and so when I saw this recipe over at Grey Luster Girl, I knew I had to make it for him. The sweet and salty combo is AMAZING! It was a big hit at our house and was a perfect snack for our Family Movie Night. Cinnamon Bear Popcorn 3 Bags Popped Popcorn 4 Cups Mini Marshmallows 1 Bag of Cinnamon Bears (cut in [...]

Chicken Enchilada Pasta


We eat a lot of Mexican food around here, so I thought this would make a delicious alternative from our usual enchiladas or tacos.  We LOVED this!  The sauce is so flavorful!  It also makes some fabulous leftovers! Chicken Enchilada Pasta (Recipe from Pearls, Handcuffs and Happy Hour) Ingredients: 2-3 chicken breasts, cooked & shredded [...]

10 Free Halloween Subway Art Printables!

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I love all of the subway art I have been seeing for Halloween!  I love being able to print out some subway art, put it in a frame and have a cheap, easy decoration!  Click on the link under each photo for a link to print off your Halloween subway art for FREE! Here are some of my favorites: Get it HERE!  She has made it in different sizes you can [...]

Homemade Chik-Fil-A Chicken Nuggets

Join us on Facebook and Twitter for our latest recipes and projects!In honor of a new Chik-Fil-A opening down the street from us, we decided to give these a whirl!  They really tasted so close to the real thing! (And you don't feel so bad about eating them because they are homemade, right?!) Homemade Chik-fil-A Nuggets (Recipe from A Zesty [...]

Ham and Pineapple Roll-Ups Recipe

My husband loves this meal!  I love how easy and delicious it is!  This is our go-to meal when we have a busy night.  Even your kids will love them!     Ham and Pineapple Roll-Ups Recipe: (This recipe could be easily adapted to make more or less.  You simply need equal amounts of frozen rolls, ham and cheese slices) Ingredients: 12 frozen [...]

Black Bean Taco Soup {Freezer Meal}

This is one of my family's favorite meals- we eat it year-round! And not only is it yummy, but it is so easy- just dump all the ingredients in, mix together, and simmer for about 25 minutes. It's totally fail-proof. :) Ingredients: 1 lb ground beef (or ground turkey tastes so good in this recipe too!) 1 medium onion, chopped 1 package mild taco seasoning [...]

Cheesy Hashbrown Potato Casserole {Funeral Potatoes}

  I am actually including two different recipes for this post- both are for the same casserole and they taste pretty similar, but one has Cream of Chicken Soup in it and one doesn't. I know that some people do not like Cream of Chicken soup, so I wanted to share an alternative.  Both recipes are delicious and this side dish is a Sunday dinner favorite [...]

Legendary Lion House Rolls and Honey Butter

One bad thing about not living in Utah is that I never get to eat these AMAZING ROLLS! They are my favorite! I went to a friend's house the other day here in Missouri and I smelled them cooking. I really thought I was in heaven! These rolls are made in a restaruant called The Lion House Restaurant. It is famous for its legendary rolls and home cooked meals. [...]

3-Layer Brownie Goody Bars


  These brownies are seriously loaded! You will need to have a glass of milk close by when you eat them- they are so rich . . . and SO GOOD! The layers of creamy frosting mixed with peanuts and rich chocolate and peanut butter mixed with rice krispy cereal make these brownies stand out from just your regular ol' brownies. They were a huge hit with my [...]

Strut Your Stuff Saturday! Week 12


Thank you for taking the time to link up all of your fabulous projects and posts! We absolutely love to look through all of your great ideas! Here are some of our favorites from last week:  I absolutely LOVE this Burlap Fall Wreath from Embrace the Space! After seeing these Guacamole Bacon Sliders from Like Mother, Like Daughter we will [...]

Carrot and Zucchini Bars with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting


I still have so many zucchini recipes to share (I have been so creative with my zucchini this year!), but I am trying to spread them out so that this doesn't become a blog dedicated to zucchini. These bars are awesome- and so full of veggies! I loved them without the frosting (kind of tasted like zucchini bread), but with the frosting they are even better. [...]

Get Your Workout On! {The TV Workout}

Workout Idea from: Healthy is Always Better (a great place to find inspiration for being healthy!) This week is the season premiere of many of my favorite TV shows . . . it is easy for me to not watch TV when I don't have any new episodes to watch, but every fall I find myself plopping my bum on the couch and parking it there to watch the latest and [...]

Crispy Chicken with Creamy Italian Sauce and Pasta

We eat a lot of chicken around here, so I love finding new recipes we can try!  I found this recipe at Jamie Cooks It Up! and loved it.  The sauce is so creamy and flavorful.  We will definitely be having this again! Crispy Chicken with Creamy Italian Sauce and Bowtie Pasta Time: 45 minutes Yield: 6 servings Recipe from Jamie Cooks It Up! 3 [...]

Leather Bow Cuff Bracelet Tutorial


 Elyse and I saw this cute cuff on Pinterest and knew that we needed to have one. It is the cutest cuff for fall! We found a wonderful tutorial over at Oh The Lovely Things and whipped these cuffs out in about 10 minutes! We purchased our supplies at Hobby Lobby (did you know that you can buy a bag of leather remnants for about $3?! Crazy!).  The total cost [...]

Brownie Cupcakes with Cookies and Cream Frosting


Anything with brownies AND frosting AND oreos sounds perfect to me! Corner House Blog created these Brownie Cupcakes and we ate every last one of them!   Brownie Cupcakes: 1 box of brownie mix 1/3 cup of vegetable oil 1/4 cup water 1/4 cup sour cream 3 eggs half a banana mashed 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 cup flourPreheat oven to 350. [...]

Slow Cooker Italian Chicken Recipe


This is a delicious, easy meal for when you don't have a lot of time to spend in the kitchen.  Your family will never know you only spent a few minutes preparing dinner!   Crock Pot Italian Chicken Recipe: (Makes 4-6 servings) Ingredients: 4 chicken breasts 1 packet dry zesty Italian dressing 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened 2 [...]