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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Bake the Perfect Batch with Reynolds Cookie Baking Sheets

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You may have noticed that I often choose to use parchment paper when baking, and with good reason. Cookies baked on parchment paper tend to bake more evenly, and they hold their shape without cracks or crumbling. Not to mention they don't stick! Even the most delicate or sticky baked goods can be removed to […]

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Simple Succulent Centerpiece + 4 More Trends From The BHG Style Showcase

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If you follow along with me on Instagram, you might recall seeing this fabulous succulent centerpiece that I shared while at the BHG Style Showcase in Des Moines, Iowa about a month ago. I swore I was going to recreate it as soon as I got home, but alas, between back to school and soccer, […]

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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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Simple Tomato Salad With Fresh Bread Crumbs | Udi’s Ancient Grains

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Two things inspired this deliciously simple tomato salad recipe: 1) the overabundance of fresh tomatoes ripening in our garden daily, and 2) a recent briefing on Udi's Ancient Grains that I recently attended virtually. A late, late frost last spring led to a very late start on our garden, so right now we're up to […]

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New Applegate Half Time Natural and Organic Lunch Kits + Giveaway

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We transitioned away from purchasing store bought lunch kits several years ago after I realized just how many fillers and preservatives they contained. Every once in awhile, my kids will still ask me to pick up a few, but after looking at the selection in the grocery store, the options really haven't improved. While they've […]

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Protein-Packed Brown Sugar Cinnamon Breakfast Quinoa #SilkProteinPower

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While we eat a ton of quinoa (we make it in our rice cooker!), I've never actually considered making quinoa for breakfast until I found this breakfast quinoa recipe on the Silk website. I have to admit that I haven't been eating as healthfully as I'd like recently... Knowing that eating a healthy breakfast helps […]

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