Category Archives: Fun Recipes

Everyday fun and easy recipes.

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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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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Stand Mixer Butter

I am constantly on the look out for ways to put my Kitchenaid stand mixer to work. I love to use it and really take pride in the fact that I couldn’t live without it. One of my dear friends … Continue reading

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Yummy Body Lotion

I have dubbed this recipe my “Yummy Body Lotion” because my daughter loves the taste of it. She literally eats the stuff. She’d probably sit down with a jar of it and chow the whole thing. Tonight after her shower … Continue reading

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Chrissy’s Stuffed Manicotti

The recipe for this stuffed manicotti is actually a baby… from a marriage that I forced two other recipes into. I liked the ease of one and the flavor of the other but not all the random extra crap in … Continue reading

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Buttery Buttermilk Biscuits

Other than the satisfying pop of a can of biscuits, I really think they are terrible. I feel like anything that has been proven to give you cancer (like heavily processed food has) is supposed  taste good… its been chemically … Continue reading

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