recipes

Easy Holiday Spiced Caramel Coffee

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It's no secret that I love coffee... I love its rich, bold flavor -- in my book there's no such thing as "too strong." However, I know that often my guests prefer a less intense shot of coffee, so I always try to keep a lighter roast on hand to share with a friend. For […]

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My Favorite Deep Fried Turkey Recipe {And I Don’t Even Like Turkey!}

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I have to admit that generally I'm not really a fan of turkey, so there have been many years when we opted for a ham at Thanksgiving instead. That is, until I tried this deep fried turkey recipe... Now I'm a total convert. My turkey turns out tender, juicy and flavorful every time, and the […]

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Mini Blue Cheese Cheeseburger Pies #GetYourBettyOn

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Back when my husband and I were newlyweds, I found a recipe for Impossibly Easy Chicken and Broccoli Pie on the back of a Bisquick box, and it quickly became one of my go-to recipes. Inexpensive, easy to prepare, and simple ingredients that I could keep on hand made it a total winner -- oh, […]

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Easy Pepperoni Pizza Rolls | 5 Favorite Game Day Recipes

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My kids love pizza rolls. I think the frozen store bought variety are just okay, but we typically pick up a large bag each time we make a warehouse club trip just because they're so darn easy for the kids to heat up in the toaster oven for a quick snack or lunch. On the […]

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Homemade Pumpkin Spice Creamer + Millstone Mayan Black Onyx

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I've been a pumpkin spice latte devotee for going on 9-ish years now?!? It's an expensive habit for sure, so I'm not really sure why it took me so long to try making my own at home. I guess maybe it's just that most recipes I've seen seem kind of involved and require pulling out […]

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4-Ingredient Mini Chicken Pot Pies | Simple Meals

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While I was in Bentonville last June, Walmart put together a fun activity that gave my fellow Walmart Moms and me the chance to prepare and taste some of the meals they created for their new Simple Meals campaign. Based on our feedback, they went back to the drawing board to tweak a few of […]

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Savory Tex-Mex Tostada Waffles #GetYourBettyOn

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Getting my kids excited about dinner is always a challenge, especially during these busy early fall weeks when we tend to make the same quick and easy meals over and over again. So I was really excited to stumble across this savory waffle recipe on the Betty Crocker website! I tweaked the recipe just a […]

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