Puppy Chow Waffles (Valentine’s Day Breakfast)

Valentine’s Day is TOMORROW!  There has been so much excitement around this holiday for the girls.  They were sick earlier this week and when I told my 4-year  old that she couldn’t go to school on Tuesday I had a major breakdown on my hands.  “But what about my Valentine’s Day party?” The party was… 

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Coconut Chocolate Chip Oat Bran Cookies

I am constantly trying to come up with recipes based on what I have in my fridge!  This is a reality when you are stuck inside with single digits and don’t want to venture to the grocery store with your kiddos.  These cookies were born out of a need to use up oat bran flour,… 

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Banana Chocolate Chip Energy Bars

Over time, I have tried to become more and more conscience of the boxed food that I buy and we eat.  As I read the labels on these foods, it is harder and harder for me to feel good about buying them and feeding them to my family.  Don’t get me wrong, I still buy… 

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Classic Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

We are getting ready to embark on a Christmas adventure where we will spend the next week at Crystal Mountain Resort.  There is about every winter activity  you can possibly imagine there – skiing, snow shoeing, snow castle building, and sleigh rides.  My four year old is so excited she doesn’t quite know what to… 

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White Chocolate Raspberry Scones

Every once and a while when I have had a hard day with the girls, Jonathan will come home and say, “You need to get out of here.  Just go and don’t come back for a couple of hours!”  I always head towards this wonderful local coffee shop five minutes from our home.  They make… 

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One-Bowl Easy Peanut Butter Cookies

The weather has turned nasty here today – we’re supposed to get freezing rain in the next 24 hours…yuck!  All day I have been thinking about a trip that our family took out to Estes Park, Colorado two summers ago and I’ve been wishing that I could transport myself back to 70 degree weather with… 

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White Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies (my go-to recipe)

Every good cook probably has a chocolate chip cookie recipe in their back pocket (even if it’s the one on the back of the Tollhouse bag)!  I started thinking the other day when a friend asked me for a cookie recipe, “man I need to come up with one!”  Chocolate chip cookies really are to… 

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