Freezer Meal Recipes and Tips

Freezer meal recipes and tips, using real, healthy ingredients!

*This post contains affiliate links. I was not paid for this post and all thoughts are my own.* Freezer meals are a great way to save time. They can also save you money by helping you avoid eating out on busy days. Many freezer meal recipes you will find use not the best ingredients. However, […]

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6 Holiday Cookie Recipes

5 Holiday Cookie Recipes

I love baking all year, I started baking around 2 years old. During the holidays I enjoy baking even more and take cookies to most holiday events. Cookies were the first thing I started baking and still a favorite. They are also a great thing to take to parties and to give as gifts! These […]

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Homemade Cheddar Biscuits

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There are a lot of mixes out there for making cheddar biscuits but the ingredients aren’t so great. Making your own from scratch is very easy and delicious. These biscuits are a favorite in my home. Homemade Cheddar Biscuits Makes 6 Biscuits Ingredients 1 cup of homemade baking mix (this recipe has disappeared, working to […]

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Happy National Coffee Day! (includes recipes!)

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Today is National Coffee Day but you don’t have to rush out to the local coffee shop. Making your own tasty coffee drinks at home is easy and can reduce a lot of waste. Here are some of my favorite recipes. What is your favorite way to drink coffee? Share in the comments below or […]

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Black Forest Blended Coffee

Black Forest Blended Coffee

Disclaimer: Some of the links in this post are affiliate links and I earn a small percent if you buy a product from the link. However, this does not influence my views. The other night I was making German sausage with onions and spaetzle, and wanted a German inspired dessert that was easy and not very heavy. […]

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Quick and Easy Cheesy Tomato Sauce

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My husband and I are not the biggest fans of red sauces, we prefer cream sauce. However, we both really love this red sauce. And it’s really easy. I like to serve it over pasta with meatballs or just some ground beef/bison. It’s one of my go-to-meals when I need something quick. Feel free to […]

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Chocolate Café Au Lait

chocolate Café Au Lait

I love to drink lots of hot drinks during the holidays. While tea is my favorite hot drink, I do enjoy coffee from time to time and this is one of my favorite ways to drink it.   Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. Read my full disclaimer for more. Ingredients 1/2 cup strong hot coffee 1/2 […]

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Peppermint Chocolate Chip Cookies

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I love peppermint and put it in everything I can this time of year. And this year I decided that peppermint chocolate chip cookies would be a good idea, and it was! I have made a couple of batches already, some for my husband and I and I took some to my recycling coalition meeting. […]

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Homemade Chocolate Syrup

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*This post contains affiliate links. I was not paid for this post and all thoughts are my own.* Most chocolate syrup contains nasty things like high fructose corn syrup and even the organic versions come in plastic. However, it’s quick and easy to make your own using natural ingredients. I make just a small amount […]

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Blended Iced Coffee

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Caramel Blended Iced Coffee Makes 3-4 servings Ingredients: 1 cup cold strong coffee 1 cup milk 4 cups ice 4 tablespoons sugar 8 tablespoons caramel sauce (recipe below) Whipped cream and extra caramel sauce for the top Directions: Mix all of the ingredients in the blending until smooth. Variation To make a chocolate drink use 6 […]

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