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Bomb Pop Cupcakes

Happy 4th of July weekend, everyone! Celebrating with friends & family and enjoying 3 days straight of nice weather 🙂 I decided to take a classic popsicle and turn it into a cupcake creation...the bomb pop cupcake! The cupcake itself consists of a lemon cake topped with raspberry lemonade frosting and cherry-lime frosting. Tastes just… Continue reading Bomb Pop Cupcakes

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Kale & Yellow Squash Pasta

Here comes another installment of "let's throw things in a pan and see what happens." Spoiler alert: success! After a long day at work I wanted nothing more than a big bowl of pasta. (and some kitty snuggles) 🙂 Kale & Yellow Squash Pasta INGREDIENTS: 1-Box of penne noodles 1-small/medium yellow squash 1-12 oz can… Continue reading Kale & Yellow Squash Pasta

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Crock Pot Stuffed Shells

TGIF! We made it to another weekend! Started off cloudy and rainy, ended nice and sunny. In the midst of this cooking, our friendly visitor made another appearance 🙂 Anywho, I had a taste for pasta and wanted to try something new. Surprisingly I hadn't made stuffed shells before, and decided to wing it and see… Continue reading Crock Pot Stuffed Shells

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Stuffed Cabbage with Garlic Mash

Happy (almost) St. Patty's Day! What a perfect opportunity to make delicious stuffed cabbage. Believe it or not this was my first attempt at cooking this dish, and it was wonderful! This recipe is super easy to follow. Who doesn't love food you can quickly throw together, put in a crock-pot, and go about your… Continue reading Stuffed Cabbage with Garlic Mash

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Almond Milk Portobello Alfredo

Another beautiful sunny day deserves a celebration. More so for making it through this bitter Winter. In honor of this, I decided to crack open the wine and make a fabulous dinner. I am not usually into red wine, but this was absolutely delicious! Perfect amount of sweetness, not bitter or dry. Not to mention it's… Continue reading Almond Milk Portobello Alfredo

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Mayo Chicken with Zucchini & Red Pepper Pasta

Michiganders, rejoice! Spring seems to have arrived (fingers crossed). Call us crazy, but 45 degrees here means jackets off and windows open!   Seeing the ice thawing out, sunshine beaming in, and birds chirping put me in the best mood possible and so I decided to cook my favorite meal. This recipe for mayo chicken was… Continue reading Mayo Chicken with Zucchini & Red Pepper Pasta

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Light & Fluffy Cornbread

Since tonight's dinner was based on the essential comfort foods (baked chicken, mac & cheese, etc.) I figured it would be the perfect night to add-on another favorite to the meal. My all time favorite addition to any meal is most definitely corn bread. My mother always made it so perfectly, and her secret: Cake… Continue reading Light & Fluffy Cornbread

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Sweet & Spicy Chicken Tacos

Ah, Monday-we meet again. Not enough motivation to make up something extravagant, but still in the mood for a good home cooked meal... Leftover chicken to the rescue!  This meal is perfect to make using pre-cooked leftover chicken, or even a rotisserie chicken from a local supermarket.  Easy to throw on the stove after a… Continue reading Sweet & Spicy Chicken Tacos