Holiday Pork Roast w/ Red Wine Mushroom Gravy and a Farberware Cookware #Giveaway #HolidayRecipes

disclaimerHoliday Pork Roast w/ Red Wine Mushroom Gravy and a Farberware Cookware #Giveaway #HolidayRecipes

Welcome to the first week of our 2014 Holiday Progressive Dinner Blog Hop. Today I have brought this simple but traditional Holiday Pork Roast with Red Wine Mushroom Gravy and I have a GREAT Farberware giveaway for you too!

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Autumn Cranberry Chia Smoothie #PureViaSweet #PMedia #ad

This shop is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Pure Via®, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #PureViaSweet http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV It may be fall, but here in St. Louis, we’ve had some unseasonably warm days throughout the month of October. A few days where even turning on… 

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Birds-Eye-Vegetables

How Do You Get Kids to Eat Veggies? #ILikeVeggies #CleverGirls

Getting kids to eat vegetables is definitely not always easy. There are many different ways that parents go around trying to get their children to eat vegetables. Some will work for you and some probably won’t. Even some of the suggestions I give you will be a hit or miss situation, but if you keep… 

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Buffalo Chicken Egg Rolls w/Creamy Blue Cheese Dipping Sauce #SundaySupper

It’s Sunday and you know what that means… Sunday Supper! And today I am bringing these awesome Buffalo Chicken Egg Rolls with Creamy Blue Cheese Dipping Sauce. Tangy, spicy and delicious! This week’s theme is Budget Meals, and in our household, that’s a must on a daily basis. With 5 hungry teenage mouths to feed, you can… 

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Tropical Pina Colada Pineapple Coconut Poke Cakes

Tropical Pina Colada Poke Cake

It’s that time once again, Secret Recipe Club reveal day and I am super excited. You see, it’s not that I haven’t had this blog before, in fact, I have. But it’s that I know her, and have been friends with her for YEARS now.

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Tailgating Buffalo Chicken Pasta Salad

It’s tailgating time and I am definitely excited! I love tailgating time because I am a foodie and it means great food. And college football. I mean what else could be better? We love this Buffalo Chicken Pasta Salad for just about any event but most especially tailgating. It’s easy to make ahead, take with… 

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Pumpkin Cauliflower Soup 2

Roasted Garlic Cauliflower Pumpkin Soup with De Nigris Vinegars #lovemyvinegar #shop

This #lovemyvinegar shop has been compensated by #CollectiveBias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone.  A slow roasted garlic pumpkin cauliflower soup seasoned with italian herbs and seasoned white wine vinegar for a wonderfully, autumn meal.

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Simple Dinners: Ranch BBQ Cheesy Skillet Dinner #RollIntoSavings #shop

This #RollIntoSavings shop has been compensated by #CollectiveBias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. There is nothing I love more than the challenge of throwing simple dinners together for under $20 and feeding such a large family of hungry, growing teenagers. This Ranch BBQ Cheesy Chicken Skillet is not only under $20, but I… 

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Chocolate Pumpkin Mini Trifles with Madhava Chocolate Cake

With the doors and windows wide open, the cooler temperatures wrap themselves around me as I bake in my kitchen. There is no doubt that Autumn is nipping at my heels and I am so ready. I love baking this time of year, and add in the delicious spices and pumpkin recipes and I’m in pure… 

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Uncle Bens Garlic Rice Shrimp and Veggies

Kids in the Kitchen: Garlic Shrimp Veggies and Rice #BensBeginners

Getting your kids in the kitchen to help you cook is a wonderful way to get them to make better choices and eat healthier without all the fuss. It’s a proven fact that children who learn to cook at a young age, will grow up to make healthier choices.

Berry Banana Smoothie

Bounce-Back Smoothie

We are knee deep in the middle of a move and this delicious, berry filled Bounce-Back Smoothie was exactly what we needed. A Berry Banana Smoothie combination of pure bliss!

♥ FALL FAVORITES ♥

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Chocolate Pumpkin Mini Trifles with Madhava Chocolate Cake

With the doors and windows wide open, the cooler temperatures wrap themselves around me as I bake in my kitchen. There is no doubt that Autumn is nipping at my heels and I am so ready. I love baking this time of year, and add in the delicious spices and pumpkin recipes and I’m in pure… 

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Butternut Squash-Sage Cream Sauce with Sausage Spaghetti

Butternut Squash-Sage Cream Sauce with Sausage Spaghetti #SundaySupper

Happy Sunday! It’s been a really long week for all of us here at our house, and I for one, am looking forward to a nice, quiet #SundaySupper with my family tonight. I have spent hours in the kitchen this week, getting ready for the holiday’s, posts and of course, cooking my children healthy, delicious… 

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Pumpkin Spice Latte Cocktail

Kahlúa Pumpkin Spice Latte Cocktail

If you’re a long time reader of my blog, it should be abundantly clear by now that Fall is my favorite time of year. I’d imagine it’s also pretty clear that I adore pumpkin. Sweet, Savory… doesn’t really matter to me. When Fall rolls around, we consume this flavor a lot. I just love it…. 

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Pumpkin Chai Donuts

Pumpkin Chai Donuts

It’s that time again, once again for the Secret Recipe Club reveal. After a crazy weekend with too many commitments, it was nice to have something so nice to look forward to baking. Truth is, I made these the day I first got my assignment for this month, but then decided that yesterday, it would… 

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Halloween Chocolate Pumpkin Parfaits #SundaySupper

I cannot believe that Halloween is only four days away, well, five if you count today. For me, it’s just another day. It’s another day where my doorbell will ring endlessly and I will be forced to get up countless times to answer the door to throw candy into buckets and pillowcases and try desperately… 

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Roasted Sweet Potatoes with Honey & 5 Spice + Corelle Dish Review

Welcome to our Holiday Progressive Dinner Blog Hop series! I am so excited you are joining us, and really excited to get to share this series with you! Today’s sponsor of the Holiday Progressive Dinner Blog Hop series is Corelle. I received the new Boutique by Corelle Cherish set to review, and I love them. So much…. 

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Oreo Candy Corn Bark

Halloween Oreo Candy Corn Bark

Welcome to the last and final day of our spooky treats week! Pam from Blueberries and Blessings and I have had so much fun this week with our fun Fall & Halloween treats and recipes. Here’s what you might have missed, simply click on the photo to see the recipe. Today I brought Halloween Oreo Candy… 

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Pumpkin Spice Poke Cake

Pumpkin Spice Poke Cake

My house is full of the sweet scent of fall spices, wafting out of the kitchen and down the halls and into the bedrooms where 4 teenagers are sleeping. It’s a Tuesday morning and my kids are off school this week for Fall break, and they will be waking up to the sweet smell of… 

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Pumpkin Pie Coffee Milkshakes

Pumpkin Pie Coffee Milkshakes

I love coffee. I love pumpkin pie. I love ice cream. I love milkshakes.  I love expensive coffee house drinks. Why not combine the three and make a fun INEXPENSIVE coffee house beverage out of them. Yes, please. I LOVE Pumpkin Pie Coffee Milkshakes!! Like an iced coffee, only better. It comes without the cost, and you… 

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Pumpkin Kiss Cookies

Pumpkin Kiss Cookies {Spooky Treats Week – Treat #2}

Hello friends! Welcome to day #2 of Spooky Treats week. My friend Pam over at Blueberries and Blessings and I are giving you a full week of Halloween treats. Yesterday, Pam brought us her adorable Eyeball Cake Pops and I brought my Easy Pumpkin Parfaits. {Click on the photo to see the recipe.}   I am… 

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