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One-Pot Parmesan Italian Chicken Pasta

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Candied Coconut Sweet Potatoes

I have another Thanksgiving dish to rave about. I love sweet potatoes and am all about the traditional dishes, buuut really wanted to try out a new recipe – also from “Our Best Bites.” Candied Coconut Sweet Potatoes Ingredients: 4 cups mashed sweet potatoes (about 4 medium sweet potatoes or 2 (28 ounce) cans 6…… Continue reading Candied Coconut Sweet Potatoes

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Thanksgiving Turkey

This year, we hosted our first Thanksgiving. I had never been in charge of all of the dishes before and was super nervous! I worried that it wouldn’t turn out, the turkey would be too dry, nothing would be done on time, and that it would be a failure, basically. My mother-in-law was coming up…… Continue reading Thanksgiving Turkey

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Pumpkin Cream Cheese Snickerdoodles

I saw a recipe on Pinterest that caught my attention this weekend. I love pumpkin, and with fall approaching, I thought it was the perfect timing to try this cookie recipe out! The combination of pumpkin, cream cheese, and the cinnamon sugar topping made for a delicious treat! Pumpkin Cream Cheese Snickerdoodles Prep Time: 1…… Continue reading Pumpkin Cream Cheese Snickerdoodles

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Buttermilk Corn Bread

I first had this cornbread at my aunt’s house, and it is completely to DIE for! It is, hands-down, the best cornbread I’ve ever had. Even with doubling the batch, it’s gone before you know it. (I would highly recommend doubling the batch. You won’t be able to keep your hands off!) Here’s the recipe:…… Continue reading Buttermilk Corn Bread

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Lucky Charms Treats

For St. Patrick’s Day in my classroom, I wanted to bring treats and had been searching Pinterest for something that was easy to serve to my twenty-one students. I hit pay dirt when I came across a lucky charm treat-just like Rice Krispies, but using Lucky Charms instead. These treats were so delicious, quick, and…… Continue reading Lucky Charms Treats

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Painted Kitchen Towels

I went a little bit overboard with my Christmas crafts. I had so much fun though, and I just couldn’t stop! I wanted to make these adorable hand-painted kitchen towels as gifts this year and had a downloaded a template from Katie at Addicted 2 DIY to make this craft easier than ever! The template…… Continue reading Painted Kitchen Towels