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  • Creamy Bow Tie Pasta
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    Creamy Bow Tie Pasta with Sausage and Tomatoes

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    This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. The opinions and text are all mine. My Creamy Bow Tie Pasta is amazing with crumbled pieces of Jimmy Dean® Premium Pork Sausage and diced tomatoes. Have you tried it yet?     Creamy Bow Tie Pasta with Jimmy Dean Premium Pork Sausage and diced fresh tomatoes is an amazing Italian dish that can be served at any time or day of the week. It’s a meal that my whole family loves and looks forward to eating. Just the other day I was speaking to my family about the school year coming to an end and how excited we were about summer vacation. I wanted to surprise them with their favorite dish; Creamy Bow Tie Pasta with Jimmy Dean Premium Pork Sausage and diced tomatoes. My family and I have loved Jimmy Dean products for as…

  • Apple Cinnamon Slab Pie
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    Momma’s Own Cinnamon-Apple Slab Pie

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    Are you a lover of Slab Pie? If so, you’re going to love my Momma’s own Cinnamon-Apple Slab Pie. In all honesty, give that person who invented Slab Pie a medal because the concept is foolproof and effortless and is perfect for someone who is looking for  Cinnamon Apple Slab Pie is one rustic fall dessert that you cannot miss out on. Trust me, it will knock your boots off. Now that we’re heading into the season of Fall or what some call Autumn, there are so many fantastic recipes that I want to share with you especially this one, Momma’s Own Cinnamon-Apple Slap Pie. Cinnamon-Apple Slab Pie has been a family favorite since at least my childhood. I remember during the colder weather my mother baking Apples, Apple Crisp, and Apple-Cinnamon Slap Pie. Yes, it felt like we were in apple heaven. But nothing beats your mom’s recipes. In my opinion,…

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    Top 3 Quick and Easy Recipes for 2018 Plus a Quick mention

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    Yes!!! We’re finally here. We made it through any sad times that 2018 might have brought into our lives. I say, good riddance. Here’s to a propitious year for all of us! Today, I’m sharing my top 3 quick and easy recipes for 2018. Now don’t be shy, if you have a favorite recipe you would like to share feel free to comment. I’d love to hear about them. Margherita Flatbread Pizza This Margherita Flatbread Pizza has to be one of the easiest meals to make. Interested in learning why? Let me bring you closer. My Margherita Flatbread Pizza requires one main ingredient. It’s Marinara Mia®, Tomato and Mayo spread. It’s an incredible twist to your normal pizza sauce that you add. Get the full recipe by visiting here. A shout out to a few of my favorites. Sweet Thai Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps along with Pineapple Boats Grab this quick and easy…

  • Friendsgiving & Beyond  3 Best Main Dishes
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    Friendsgiving & Beyond: 3 Best Main Dishes to Serve

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    Gathering before or even after a big holiday like Thanksgiving calls for 3 Best Main Dishes to Serve. My Friendsgiving & Beyond: 3 Best Main Dishes to Serve are easy recipes that you will soon love this holiday season. This post is sponsored by Sam’s Club but the content and opinions expressed here are my own.   Do you celebrate Friendsgiving? We certainly do in my family. In fact, that is where you’ll find some of our favorite Friendsgiving & Beyond recipe inspirations have come from. Like most families, when life gets busy, we spend less time with our friends. It’s either because we live too far away or some travel out of town during Thanksgiving or holiday season. It does make it difficult to find the time to come together during the holiday season and see each other but that’s why we enjoy Friendsgiving week so much! For us, preparing our Friendsgiving week begins…

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    BBQ Pulled-Pork Fries

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    BBQ Pulled-Pork Fries is a fun and easy recipe that I like to make for my children. I enjoy making recipes that will bring a smile to their faces and happiness to all of our bellies. And McCain® Smiles® does just that. This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of McCain Foods USA, Inc. ©. The opinions and text are my own.   Creating fun recipes for children shouldn’t take tons of time in the kitchen. Kids love eating easy meals and who wouldn’t want a delicious afternoon snack or quick dinner prepared in less time? I’m all for it. For me, it’s creating recipes that not only my kids will love but they also make the adults smile just as big! I’d love to share a secret. The main ingredient for my BBQ Pulled-Pork Fries is McCain Smiles. Have you tried them? McCain has the BEST fries. We love McCain Smiles but their Seasoned…

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    Spicy Pico de Gallo Chicken Tacos

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    It’s football season y’all and you know what that means? It’s tailgating time! Whether you’re tailgating or homegating with friends, my Spicy Pico de Gallo Chicken Taco recipe will give you the “kick” off you’ll need. It’s the best combination of spicy and cold flavors. You’re going to love it! This post has been sponsored by El Yucateco® but the content expressed here are my own.   This is how my football crowd likes to celebrate a touchdown and a win. With an insanely satisfying Spicy Pico de Gallo Chicken Taco of course! Bring on the spicy foods that require no forks needed. It’s time to cheer on your favorite team with spending less time in the kitchen and more time enjoying the game. -And who wouldn’t want that? Preparing simple recipes with a touch of “heat” that leaves your guests asking for more. As a sports fan of football, I’m always thinking…

  • Chocolate-Chip Cookie Muffins
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    The BEST Chocolate-Chip Cookie Muffins

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        One morning after a broken night’s sleep, I woke up craving Chocolate-Chip Cookie Muffins. The idea came into place when I was dreaming of melted chocolate chips, cookies,  a tall glass of milk and, muffins.  It’s pretty amazing what the brain craves and desires, isn’t it? Well anyway, I woke up with cookies n muffins on the brain so I had to raid my cabinets to get my ingredients together. Luckily, I had what I needed. Chocolate-Chip Cookie Muffins is like having the best in both worlds. -Plus it’s a great excuse to eat chocolate in the morning considering muffins are often served during breakfast or brunch.     Preparing my Chocolate-Chip Cookie Muffins from scratch is effortless guys, it’s so simple. I will warn you, be prepared for your kitchen to smell heavenly. Ahh, the baked goodies will make your kitchen smell like you walked into a bakery. Oh, how I love that…