Cake Mix Pumpkin Pie Cupcakes

You guuuuuys! I feel terrible that I’ve been absent from the blog for sooo long. Without getting into too many details our family has had a pretty crumby last few months. There’s been several deaths, including a very tragic, and unexpected one, that hit me extremely hard, and honestly, I’m still trying to work through my grief. Thanks for bearing…

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Copycat Olive Garden Chicken Gnocchi Soup

When I make soups, sauce and casseroles, I always try to at least double, and preferably quadruple the recipe If I can, so that I can freeze portions for those busy, or lazy days, when cooking is just not going to happen. A few weeks ago I was replenishing my freezer meals, making tomato sauce, lasagna’s, and hubby’s fave, my…

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Eggnog Sugar Cookies

You guys, it’s only a few more weeks until Christmas!  Have you started your holiday baking yet? The Twincesses and I have been baking up a storm in our house! I put my controlling nature and my OCD aside for a little bit and let the girls make cookies all by themselves, from start to finish!  They did so good,…

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Halloween “Witch Finger” Cookies

Happy Friday Friends!!! I can’t believe that Halloween is just a few weeks away!  September was just so busy that it flew right by me!  But before Halloween comes, I want to share with you all a kid friendly recipe that I used to make with my dad at Halloween, Witch Finger Cookies! Witch Finger Cookies are perfect for any upcoming…

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Copycat Olive Garden Zuppa Toscana Soup

Hello Lovebugs! Hope you’re all having a good week so far! The weather has taken a real turn over here, and it’s gotten quite cold! It has me craving some delicious hot soup which thankfully I have a ton of in my freezer!  A few weeks ago I whipped up a ginormous batch of our fave soup, and today I’m…

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