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trumoo copycat frosty
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when I was younger, we went went out to eat and it was my turn to pick the restaurant, I would always pick Wendy’s. I loved their Frosty’s and I was bale to get one with my kids meal for a small up charge. I would take my time and

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Chocolate peanut butter icebox cake recipe
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I don’t know about you, but for me, summer time is all about cool treats and the warm summer sun. For my husband, summer means prime barbecue season. We pull out the grill and the smoker and he whips up the most amazing fall off the bone ribs and chicken that

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frangipani drink
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I received compensation as part of my affiliation with this Ambassadorship via Splash Media Engagement on behalf of Luigi Bormioli. The opinions on this blog are my own. On the Pacific side of the Nicaragua/Costa Rica border, lies San Juan del Sur. This small, coastal community sits in a protected

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sugar cookies feature
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The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. This sugar cookie recipe was handed down from Mama Lila, the same person who taught my mother and me to make biscuits. She was married to

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Classic American Potato Salad
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When I was growing up, I was one of 6 kids. Mom didn’t always have the time to hang out with the kids. We had a pretty big house, so mom spent a lot of time cleaning it, cooking, sewing our clothes and a ton of other tasks. When mom

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luigi grapefruit cocktail
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Disclosure: I received compensation as part of my affiliation with this Ambassadorship via Splash Media Engagement on behalf of Luigi Bormioli. The opinions on this blog are my own. Cats sure have the life don’t they? They get to relax all day and stare out the window. I sure do get jealous

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mango icecream recipe
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Learn more about DairyPureI miss summertime in Alabama.There was always a gathering of friends and family at my grandparents house in Gardendale. Warm summer afternoons were celebrated with Grapico and homemade ice cream.  Grandpa would bring the ice cream churn out from the garage and fill it with with his

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premier protein smoothie
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Memorial Day Weekend is right around the corner and a perfect reason to celebrate with a cool and delicious berry parfait. Premier Protein wants to help you keep that beach body diet with their new Red, White and Blue Breakfast Parfait. To prevent you from pigging out on greasy cheeseburgers,

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Italian Cheese Stuffed Meatloaf
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When I was a kid, my mom cooked most of our evening meals from scratch. We had a day of the week theme like Meatloaf Monday, Taco Tuesday or Pot Roast on Sunday. With a large family, it was just easier for mom to cook the same meals week after

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Copycat Stella Doro Anginetti Cookie Recipe
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Fine wine in a @luigibormioli Incanto glass munching on a copycat Stella D’or angienetti cookie #recipe #glassforeveryoccasion #LBandMe #sponsored A photo posted by Jennifer Medeiros (@makobiscribe) on May 6, 2015 at 6:44pm PDT Disclosure: I received compensation as part of my affiliation with this Ambassadorship via Splash Media Engagement on behalf

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Copycat Starbucks Lemon Loaf Recipe
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When I was working in an office in the downtown area, we had a Starbucks around the corner. Almost every morning I would leave the house a little early so I had time to run in and get myself a cup of coffee or a latte. I knew I was

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Ginger Cookies
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This post is sponsored by Country Crock®, and the opinions are 100% mine. When we bake our kitchen becomes the center of our home. This is true in my home, both literally and figuratively. Whether I am whipping up a simple dinner on a school night or cooking for dozens over the holidays, we gather

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Kettleman
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This post brought to you by Char-Broil. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Makobi Scribe. With summertime right around the corner, we are taking advantage of the beautiful Spring sunshine here in Southwest Florida by getting an early start on grilling season. Since moving into my new

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Fiesta spicy beef tacos
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Pick the kids up from school. Drop somebody off at piano lessons. Drop somebody else off at baseball practice. Groceries, post office, car repair. With all that a person has to do, it can be difficult to get it all done and still put a delicious meal on the table.

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No Bake Mixed Berry Dessert Recipe
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This post was created in partnership with Dole. I have received compensation for this post. I am not sure about you, but I was so ready for Spring. With the last minute snow storm we had in the south, the kids were out of school for a full two weeks.

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cheese quiche
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Compensation was provided by ConAgra PAM via Mode Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of the sponsor. My father loved to cook with eggs. This time of the year he could manage to use eggs in every

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Greek Yogurt Key Lime Pie
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Spring is right around the corner and many people are scouring the web for just the right recipe to cook to celebrate the warm weather. I have always been more partial to a Key Lime Pie at the change of the season. After all I do live in Florida and it is

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italian meat sauce square
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The information, products and Publix gift cards were provided by General Mills through Linqia. Publix wants you to make it a Viva Italia Night! I would love for you to enter my giveaway below, visit the following sites for recipes ideas: Hunts, Progresso, Pillsbury, or Betty Crocker, and head to Publix for exclusive

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Triple Chocolate Brownies Recipe
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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of AllWhites Egg Whites for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. This post brought to you by AllWhites Egg Whites but the content and opinions are all mine. Did you make any New Years resolutions this year? If so, what did you decide

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Easy Roast Chicken Recipe
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I am going to tell you a hugely embarrassing secret. I gained over 15 pounds over the holidays. I did a ton of baking for the kids and for school events, and of course I had to taste test everything I made. We also did a lot of cooking those

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Cranberry Cream Cheese Bars Recipe
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When the kids start school, I am already setting my sights on the holidays. This is my time marker that tells me I have just a few months to get everything I need done before Christmas arrives. That is a total of 115 days, or 16 weeks and 3 days

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Red Velvet Fudge Pie Recipe
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I cannot believe we have less than 10 days left before Christmas is finally here. My son has laid a blanket down in front of the Christmas tree and has sworn he will sleep there until Christmas morning. He does not believe in Santa Claus anymore, so it is not

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Herb Stuffing Recipe
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One of my favorite dishes at the holiday season is herb dressing.  My grandma always used to make it from the bread crumbs up and added fresh herbs from her garden. I have tried to grow my own herbs but I never had any real success. I tried buying the

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food hacks
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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Farm Rich for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Farm Rich. All opinions are 100% mine. I know this is supposed to be the the most wonderful time

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M&M’S Christmas Bark Recipe
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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Glad & M&M’S® for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. One of my favorite holiday memories with my mom was baking with her in our kitchen. We would make brownies, cookies (the thumbprint with jelly in the center were

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Thin Crust Cheese and Veggie Pizza Recipe cooked
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This post brought to you by Sargento. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Makobi Scribe. With the holidays right around the corner and my brand new baby due any moment now, I am trying my best to get mentally prepared for the craziness that is about to

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cheese
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When it comes to thinking about entertaining for the holidays, I get butterflies in my stomach! I am the go to person who loves to cook the big holiday meals and have all of our friends and family over. If you do not have any place to go to celebrate

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Pumpkin Spice Cookies
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As the kids get older, they are more involved in Halloween, which I love because it is one of my favorite holidays. My kids and I get excited about Halloween before the summer is over! By July, we are already planning what costumes we will wear, how we will decorate

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Halloween Popcorn Mix
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Do you have certain foods that when you eat them, they can catapult you back to your childhood? For me, that is just about any snack that is crunchy and salty like pretzels or popcorn. My dad drove a city bus in downtown Cleveland, OH and his days were brutally

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favorite fall recipes
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This is a sponsored opportunity with Foodie.com and all opinions are my own. Do you smell that in the air? That’s right, that delicious smell is pumpkin spice, warm apples and football, of course! The smells of Fall are almost as warm and inviting as the foods are. Get into the

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