Category Archives: Home Recipes

Recipes tested by us from our family, our kitchen and found awesome.

Cozy in the Dark Marshmallows 2105

Last year as part of our Cozy Christmas basket we gave away some really delicious marshmallows and today I’m going to post the link for the recipe I used and also reveal my process and hopefully give some helpful tips. … Continue reading

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Tom and Jerry Mix

Last year during our “Cozy Christmas Giveaway” we added a yummy holiday drink to the basket. The recipe for this Tom and Jerry Mix has been in our family for years. Our Great Uncle gave it to Grandma years and … Continue reading

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DINO-sized Breakfast Sandwiches

Wow…when I decide to take a break, I REALLY take one. I have been pretty lack luster in the writing department so you’re going to have to forgive me for this fairly soft post. That being said, these breakfast sandwiches … Continue reading

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Homemade Bagels

For whatever reason I refuse to make my husbands lunch. It could just be that I’m lazy and just wont wake up early enough. Surprise!  I’m not a perfect wife and that’s my dirty secret. He likes to eat leftovers … Continue reading

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Homemade Pizza

My family has to have pizza almost every week. HAS TO. Sit in for green peace, picket line protest, riots and looting if pizza isn’t heading their way soon… kind of situation. Our town has the greatest little pizza place … Continue reading

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Idahoan Shepherds Pie

You know what aggravates me to no end? Finding a recipe that boasts to be one of the most amazing things that you will ever put in your mouth? Then it tastes hoe-hum? Ya know? This recipe will either do … Continue reading

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Gluten Free Chicken Stips

*Not gluten free? Check out the recipe at the bottom that I used to use…the kids loved it. I’ve been doing my best to be gluten free for about 8 or 9 months now. I’ve done a TON of experimenting … Continue reading

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Stand Mixer Mayo

I don’t remember how my life was without my stand mixer. About 70% of my posts involve the utilization of it. Check some of them out here. In this house we love our mayo. We go through a pint of … Continue reading

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Cheese-tastic Broccoli Cheese Soup

One of my favorite easy, go to, comfort food recipes is this one for broccoli cheese soup. Not for the lactose intolerant! This is one of those eye raising, tummy rumblers that may have you eating tons but doing extra … Continue reading

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Grandma’s Dill Pickles

Ever tasted a homemade dill pickle? If not, BOY are you missing out. We like store bought pickles in our house, but we LOVE homemade pickles! No lie…a jar of Grandma’s pickles will only last about a week in our … Continue reading

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