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    Grinchless Holiday Cocktail

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    He might be a mean one, but this holiday season, don’t get caught without being Grinchless. Try this fun Grinchless Holiday Cocktail!   This holiday cocktail was inspired by.. you guessed it, “The Grinch”! All jokes aside, this Dr. Suess holiday classic is one of my all-time favorite Christmas movies to watch growing up.  Heck, I still watch it! I mean, how can you not love Mr. Grinch? Seriously, you can’t. He is green, mean, has a happy heart at the end and showcases that it’s okay to be different. Just like the story behind Sparkling Ice. Have you heard of it? Sparkling Ice’s brand story (Be Not Bland) begins with; why not be different when bland is all around us. As we all know, being “bland” is not a bad thing. Some might consider it, an ordinary thing. It can roam the sidewalks, business parks just trying to fit in or perhaps, it’s…

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    Classic Pull-Up Cheesy Lasagna

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    Enjoy a classic cheesy lasagna is in a new way. Same great taste in less time!   Tis’the season for traditional meals that the whole family will love. I’m all for family-friendly meals like my classic pull-up cheesy lasagna during the holiday season. There are so many different ways to prepare lasagna but one great thing about this classic pull-up cheesy lasagna style recipe is, it saves time and you can finally say goodbye to the classic layered lasagna. Pasta dishes are comfort foods that everyone loves eating during the holiday season. Mmm, so good! Lasagna is one of my go-to meals to serve when I have company and extended family coming over for dinner. I love preparing it with tasty and fresh ingredients. What’s great about this individual pull-up cheesy lasagna recipe is, how you can prepare them ahead of time then reheat a few when needed. I’ve also made them,…

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    Asian Spicy Chicken Bundles

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    Asian Spicy Chicken Bundles are a must try. You will love the spicy chicken flavor that’s all wrapped up in lettuce bundles. This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and Conagra Brands. All opinions are mine alone. P.F. Chang‘s and P.F. Chang’s Home Menu® are registered trademarks owned by P.F. Chang’s China Bistro, Inc. and are used with permission. #AuthenticMadeEasy #CollectiveBias   I absolutely love easy and delicious meals. The best part, my family loves them too! When I cook a meal that my whole family loves, it warms my heart. It’s a game-changer when I see my family trying new foods that in-return, they fall in love with. The first time that I made Asian Spicy Chicken Bundles for my family they practically ran away from the dinner table. I guess you can say that it was missing a key ingredient and that might have been the reason why I ate alone…

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    Sweet Potato Cheesecake Bars

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    This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Arla® Cream Cheese. All opinions are entirely my own.   Savings alert! Do you like to save money while shopping at Publix? I know that I do. How about when you use a coupon to save even more? I don’t know about you but the thought of saving more money on the foods that my family loves excites me and my pocketbook. What if I told you that your next printable coupon would be for something FREE. You guys, I’m so excited to tell you about Arla Cream Cheese. Have you heard of or tried  Arla Cream Cheese before? Arla Cream Cheese is so delicious because it’s simple. The exciting part is they’re made with ingredients you’d recognize and love. My family and I love cream cheese. But what I love even more is being able to pick up Arla Cream Cheese at Publix for free.  If you’re a frequent shopper at Publix like I am, then you’re not…

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    Easy Apple Cider Syrup

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      The fall season brings nothing but yummy goodness to your breakfast table. Wouldn’t you agree? Especially when you have my homemade Apple Cider Syrup to look forward too. I can’t get enough of the sweet taste of Apple Cider Syrup on my harvest pancakes. It’s so good! The first time that I tried Apple Cider Syrup was in Maine many years ago. My family and I stopped in a local shop and there it was just staring at me. -And of course, I had to purchase a bottle to bring home. I had no idea how easy it was to actually make Apple Cider Syrup at home until recently. I’ve been always loved maple syrup on my pancakes, waffles, biscuits, and of course, other desserts but Apple Cider Syrup brings out the taste of this fun fall season. Over this past weekend, I decided to make Apple Cider Syrup…

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    A Taste of Autumn- Simple Apple Tart Recipe

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        Apple picking is one of my favorite activities to do during the Fall.  Here is a perfect way to bake some apples with my, A Taste of Autumn- Simple Apple Tart Recipe.   Mmm… there is nothing like apples baking in the oven during the Fall season. The aroma coming from the kitchen makes my home smell so wonderful. But nothing compares to the taste of my Simple Apple Tart Recipe. Oh man, it’s so easy to prepare and it’s made with real butter. Just thinking about it, makes me want to get in the kitchen and bake another one.  Oh yes, Apple Tart is that good! When we celebrated the first day of Fall here in Florida, I couldn’t help but notice how excited people were on social media as they were looking forward to cooler temperatures. I bet you can guess what happened here in Florida? Nothing,…

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    Three Ways to Still Enjoy a Quick Meal

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    This post is written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc.  All opinions are entirely my own. This shop has been compensated by Advantage Media and its advertiser.  Do you eat breakfast in the morning? Start your mornings off right with Jimmy Dean® Bowls! Here are three ways to still enjoy a quick meal without sacrificing the extra time.   Here is a question for parents, when was the last time you enjoyed a hearty meal in the morning? I know for myself, it’s not as often as I would like to admit. I’m sure many of you will agree, as moms we make it a top priority in making sure that our children have breakfast before heading out to school each day so why not us too? Why do we forget or ignore the same needs for ourselves that we insist on for our children? Maybe it’s because…