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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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Cuban Black Bean Dip Recipe
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Are you trying to lose weight? If so, you know how incredibly difficult it can be. For myself, like many people, I am no longer able to eat like I did a few decades or so ago! Do you remember the days when your metabolism was so revved up you

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Gourmet Philly Cheese Steak Burger
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I am so excited to have a crispness in the air and the trees dropping their colorful leaves! The kids are settled back in school and I have some time to myself during the day. The weekends however are for family and that other “F” word: Football. We have good

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White Chicken Chili Recipe
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Oh goodness, it is that time of the year again. My husband has been dropping the “F” word all over the place and I am not happy about it. You know the word ladies; “Football.” I have officially become a football widow and I will hardly see my husband emerge from

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Yellow Beans and Rice Recipe
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This post has been deliciously sponsored by Success® Rice. It’s that time of year again! No, not just Fall, but it does start with an F. It’s football season! If there is one thing to know about me, traditional game day food is not really my thing. If I am

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Beef Stroganoff With Whole Wheat Pasta Recipe
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I am so excited to have fall around the corner. Although this was a relatively mild summer, in the south we still had plenty of hot days and nights. I do love playing in the water with the kids, riding bikes and jumping on the trampoline. But there is just

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flamous
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So by now, you know I am on a kick to get healthy. I have made a lot of dramatic changes in my diet to get to a healthier lifestyle. I have made changes to eat as much organic and Non GMO as I possibly can. I have cut out a lot

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jalepeno bacon turkey burger recipe
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This post brought to you by Butterball Every Day. All opinions are 100% mine. I would never go as far as saying that we are health nuts in my house, but we definitely try to watch what we eat. After Aidan was born it became clear that Chris and I needed to

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pumpkin pie
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Oh my goodness I love the crisp cool weather of fall! I was so ready for this hot and humid summer to be over. Now my mornings are in the low 50’s and I have to grab a sweater to take my daughter to school. When I am thinking about

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