Sweet Crockpot Chicken – Maple Syrup, Mustard, Cider Vinegar, Sriracha

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  Sweet Crockpot Chicken Ingredients 2-3 pounds of boneless chicken breast 3/4 C Mustard 1/2 C Maple Syrup 2 T Apple Cider Vinegar 1 onion chopped (optional) Sriracha (optional as topping) Instructions Spray the crock pot with non-stick spray Place chicken in crock pot Mix together mustard, syrup and vinegar and pour over chicken Put chopped […]

Pinterest Recipe Inspiration: Straight up BLT, in an avocado bowl.

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How many of your stories begin with… so I saw this recipe on Pinterest! Well, I did.  I saw this recipe on Pinterest and said, I have to make that. The inspiration recipe was by Farmgirl Gourmet, BLT Stuffed Avocado. I gathered up my ingredients and gave it a whirl.  You may already know, I am […]

Christmas DIY Craft 2013 ! J-O-Y Cookies

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The tree and decorations are all packed away, including the few my 5 year old brought to me because I forgot “these ones”. Gifts are being enjoyed and cookies have all been eaten. This year I chose a super simple craft using supplies we had on hand.  The cookies were “home baked” meaning I opened […]

2 minute, 3 ingredient fudge – so easy! #kids #cooking

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We made this last weekend and it was soooo easy and delicious! click for recipe! of course, banging on the drums is necessary!microwave and mix.refrigerate. Done. Enjoy!

Recipe: Kit Kat Candy Cake …Celebrate Cake ! A Pinterest “Nailed It” Sorta.

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Here it is!  You see it happening online live via social media but it does take some time to properly put together a somewhat decent blog post. I saw this cake (weeks ago and saved image on my phone) on pinterest and knew it would be perfect to try… You’ve heard those words right ? […]

Recipe: Cauliflower Breadsticks. A cooking adventure.

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A Pinterest recipe eye-spy !  I later google searched and found a bunch but focused on this recipe. It required having a fresh cauliflower, which I have never worked with or purchased.  That was step one. We were having pizza for dinner – it would go perfect!  I ‘wing it’ with recipes so some of these other steps […]

Recipe Fail: Crockpot Lemon Chicken

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So not all plans go well. This past holiday weekend, I was getting a bit over-confident ahead of myself in the kitchen with a few days in a row on vacation from work. This recipe started with “so, I bought a lemon…” I searched and found some recipes. Before dumping everything in I even bothered to brown the chicken […]

Do you pin? I heart Pinterest.

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  I do frequent Pinterest, when I need a mindless break and or inspiration.  Inspire me on Pinterest !  

Recipe: Potato Asparagus Soup

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Soup #2 of 2011-2012 ? I guess in January of 2011 I had a goal to make three soups from scratch.  I may have abandoned that goal along the way because I believe this is soup number two, since Jan of 2011… That is if you count chili as a soup ? Soup intimidates me, my weakness in the […]

BBQ Pulled Pork Seasoning Mix @CrockPotMixes #Recipe

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We cooked up some pulled pork this weekend.  It was very simple with the Crock-Pot BBQ Pulled Pork Seasoning Mix. As simple as it is I did not have a few of the ingredients, so I just used the seasoning mix, pre-made BBQ sauce and grape jelly. It took about 5 hours on high to break […]

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