Get Your Table Ready For Fourth Of July For Under $30 and 30 Minutes

Get Your Table Ready For Fourth Of July For Under $30 and 30 Minutes

Get Your Table Ready For Fourth Of July For Under $30 and 30 Minutes The Fourth of July is one of my favorite holidays.  I’m not sure why, but I think it’s the time outside at night that appeals to me.  The kids are always excited and our neighborhood goes ALL OUT when celebrating.  All around, it is a great time of the year and out last big celebration before school starts back.  Fourth of July doesn’t have to cost much to celebrate, though.  For us, it falls during the

Easy Peasy Firecracker Pretzel Sticks

Easy Peasy Firecracker Pretzel Sticks

Easy Peasy Firecracker Pretzel Sticks If you are like me and always looking for the easiest recipes that look adorable, then I have the perfect recipe for you!  I’m not much on candy making, just because I don’t have the patience for it.  These pretzel sticks are so easy, though, you’re going to love them!  The super awesome thing about them is the versatility of this recipe.  You can use white chocolate, milk chocolate or dark chocolate.  You can use any color candy melt that suits your need or the

17 Easy Freezer Dump Meals For Your Instant Pot

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17 Easy Freezer Dump Meals For Your Instant Pot If you’re like me, you find yourself scrambling around at 2 p.m. looking for something to put together for dinner.  Many times we just end up eating pizza or fast food.  I absolutely adore these freezer dump instant pot meals to really help cut down on the number of meals we eat out.  I try to make sure that I put a bag of frozen veggies into each meal or cook some veggies as a side.  This is a great way

Best And Easiest Homemade Fried Chicken

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Best And Easiest Homemade Fried Chicken If you’re like me, there are certain dishes you just do not like to prepare in the kitchen.  For me, that dish was always fried chicken.  It was messy, time consuming and tasted meh.  We would do so much better just to go out and eat fried chicken because that was one dish Mama just could not perfect; until now!  I have experimented, over the years, with different recipes and marinades.   I am happy to report, that I have found the perfect combination

Easy Homemade Fried Ice Cream Pie

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Easy Homemade Fried Ice Cream Pie If you are looking for a super fun and easy recipe that will WOW your family and friends, then this Easy Homemade Fried Ice Cream Pie is going to make you veryyy happy 😀   I have made this a few times for my family and am going to make it for our neighborhood pot luck soon.  The kids always clean it out quickly when I make it for us.  You really have to make it and taste it to understand how amazing this

Classic Southern Tomato Pie

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Classic Southern Tomato Pie If you even remotely like tomatoes or pizza; you have to try this classic southern tomato pie!  This is a summer staple around our house.  My oldest daughter and I can eat tomato pie for breakfast, lunch or supper!  I’ve even been known to add a few eggs and turn it into a tomato quiche for brunch.  Being from the south, I was born with a love for home grown tomatoes.  I usually choose Roma tomatoes for tomato pie because they don’t tend to lose as

Easy Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries

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Easy Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries These easy cheesecake stuffed strawberries are perfect if you’re looking for an easy and beautiful dessert or appetizer for your family or next get-together!  I have been making these for a few years and my kids are always excited when they see me slicing strawberries.  We have fun with strawberry recipes and I’m always looking for great new ones to try and share.  You can really do these a lot of different ways.  I’ve made them by hollowing them out at the big end and filling

Star Spangled Crescent Dogs

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Star Spangled Crescent Dogs These Star Spangled Crescent Dogs were so easy and fun to make, I just know you’re going to love them!  Summer is officially here, so now it’s time to start creating fun and easy snacks for the kids before they eat you out of house and home LOL  These are perfect for after swimming, birthday parties, Memorial Day, and of course, Fourth of July.  I cannot wait to make these again next month when we celebrate Independence Day in our neighborhood.  My kiddos were happy to

Fun and Easy Mexican Street Corn

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Fun and Easy Mexican Street Corn If you like corn, at all, you are going to LOVE this fun and easy Mexican street corn!  This is one of those dishes that I do not get to make often enough.  Every time I make it, I wonder why I waited so long to make it LOL  This Mexican street corn is so super tasty.  You can even cut it off the cob or use drained, canned corn in place of the corn on the cob and make a dish to take

Easy Baked Potato Rounds

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Easy Baked Potato Rounds  You are going to LOVE these Easy Baked Potato Rounds if you like potatoes!  My kids beg for these when we have company coming over.  These potato rounds are the perfect addition to a bar-b-que or any function where you want to make your friends and family’s taste buds happy.  These Easy Baked Potato Rounds are so quick to throw together and you can add any toppings your guests would love.  I have even set up a “potato bar” for my daugther’s birthday party with these