Linda’s Strawberry Pretzel Salad Recipe

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Linda has sent in some wonderful recipes to share on BlogWithMom.com and today she has sent over a great Strawberry Pretzel Salad recipe to share since it is Strawberry Season in her neck of the woods.  She says her family loves this as a stand alone salad or as a tasty dessert. Linda's Strawberry Pretzel Salad You will need: 2 c. crushed pretzels 3/4 c. melted butter 3Tbsp sugar 1 large box strawberry jell-o 1 {8 oz} cream … [Read more...]

Italian Meatloaf Crockpot Recipe

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Are you looking for a great crock post recipe? Check out this recipe for Italian Meatloaf. . . Italian Meatloaf Recipe You will need: 1 cup soft bread crumbs 1 1/2 cups spaghetti sauce divided 1 egg 2 tbs minced onion 1/4 cup finely minced green pepper 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning 2 lbs ground beef {I use 90% lean} Instructions: Mix bread crumbs, 1 cup spaghetti sauce, egg, onion, green pepper, … [Read more...]

Scrambled Eggs With HoneyBaked Ham and Cheese

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Today we were able to enjoy our morning without being rushed, so I decided to use some of our leftover HoneyBaked Ham in some eggs and cheese for a breakfast surprise for my husband.  Homemade breakfasts are a huge surprise around here because we are usually on the go.  During these times, it is easier to grab something quick that doesn't require any preparation or else we grab something on the way.  For me, I always throw a protein bar in my … [Read more...]

Red Velvet Cake Mix Cookie Recipe – Simple!

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Red Velvet cake isn't something that I've ever had in my house.  I've seen it in the grocery, but haven't ever had the urge to try it out.  I'm more of a chocolate gal, but my son came home from school talking about the awesome red velvet cookies that he had at his school Valentine's Day party.   I figured that I'd check at the grocery for them and then I received a  simple recipe in my email from one of the gals over at Mommy Bunch.  I have to … [Read more...]

Holiday Tradition – Egg Nog Punch Recipe

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Linda from Kentucky is back on the mom blog with another one of her great holiday recipes.  It has just a few ingredients and can be whipped up in no time.  Enjoy! . Holiday Egg Nog Punch Recipe . This is a very refreshing punch with a very distinct taste of orange.  It tastes so good, it is similar to a great tasting smoothie!  Drinking this Holiday Egg Nog Punch makes me think about being in Florida for Christmas somewhere like Key … [Read more...]

Chocolate Derby Pie Recipe

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I hope you enjoy this recipe.  It was sent in by Linda from Kentucky.  I love sharing recipes on the mom blog, so contact me if you'd like to have one of your featured as well. I love Chocolate Derby Pie and so does my family.  I make this quite often. It is also a great pie for the holidays.  ENJOY! Photo Credit:  www.dirtylaundrykitchen.com YOU WILL NEED: 1 unbaked pie crust ( like the pie crust in a roll that you roll out … [Read more...]

Recipe: Simple Jello Cookies

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This a very simple cookie recipe and sometimes I call it my "secret cookie."  My children used to come home from school talking about jello cookies and I could never find a recipe for them so I developed this recipe.  The cookies turned out great with a fabulous fruit taste. You will need:  A pouch of sugar cookie dry mix such as Betty Crocker or Pillsbury 1 box of jello any fruit flavor you desire (I especially like strawberry or … [Read more...]

Recipe: Impossible Cheeseburger Pie

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Impossible Cheeseburger Pie Recipe  - Makes 6-8 servings You will need: 1 lb. lean ground beef 1 1/2 cup onion 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon pepper 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese 1 1/2 cup milk 3/4 cup Bisquick 3 eggs Heat oven to 375 degrees and lightly grease your pie plate.  Cook ground beef and onion until browned and drain and stir in salt and pepper.  Spread your mixture in your pie pan and sprinkle cheese on top. … [Read more...]

Fruit Dip Recipe for Kids!

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The dog days of summer are right around the corner. Once school lets out and packed or cafeteria lunches go out the door, one of my biggest challenges is making sure my kids continue to make healthy eating choices. It may seem easier to grab fast food on the way home from the pool, but there are tons of better picks at home that are just as simple and can be fun to make with the kids. One of my favorite snacks in the summertime is a yummy low-fat … [Read more...]

Recipe For Breakfast On The Run!

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How many mornings do you skip breakfast each week?  If your household is anything like mine, that window of time between the alarm going off and getting everyone out the door seems to grow smaller every day.  Most mornings I’m lucky to get a cup of coffee before 10 a.m., let alone any semblance of a breakfast.  You know what they say about breakfast being the most important meal of the day?  Come lunchtime when my stomach is growling, I can … [Read more...]

Recipe: Boiled Shrimp Made Easy

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I never thought that I could make boiled shrimp, but once I tried it after talking to a friend, it is as easy as 1,2,3.  All you need is frozen, deveined, easy peel shrimp, water and Tony Chacheres seasoning as pictured above. Boil your water, sprinkle the seasoning into the water and drop your frozen shrimp in.  I counted while I sprinkled my seasoning and it was about 7 seconds.  Once you make this, you will be able to decide whether you … [Read more...]

Spaghetti Pie Recipe

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The following post was written by Diane. Spaghetti Pie In The Sky  Those who know me well, know that I am by no means the best cook in the world.  In reality, my cooking “fails” probably outnumber my cooking successes 2-to-1 at this point.  There was the lasagna I tried to make for my husband when we were dating.  I didn’t realize the noodles were NOT no-boil.  Needless to say, it was the crunchiest lasagna we’ve ever eaten!  Or there was the … [Read more...]

Low Fat Strawberry Pie Recipe

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Strawberry Pie Crust: 1 1/2 c. flour 1/2 c. oil 1 tsp. salt 2 T. sugar 2 T. milk Mix with a fork, and pat into a 9" pie plate.  Bake at 400 degrees for 10 min. Filling: 1c. sugar 2 T. cornstarch 1 c. water Cook until boils fast and mixture clears, and thickens. Remove from heat, stir in 1 pkg sf strawberry jello, cool. Gently stir in one quart strawberries. Refrigerate for a few hours. This great strawberry pie … [Read more...]

French Onion Chicken and Potato Bake Recipe

This recipe has approximately 250 calories, 2 grams of fiber and 4 grams of fat.  It makes 4 servings (1  1/4 cup each).  My family is VERY picky and they loved this recipe.  I hope your family enjoys it too. French Onion Chicken and Potato Bake 1 lb. Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast 3 medium potatoes, unpeeled and cut into chunks 1 can French Onion soup (My kids didn't like the onions, so I pulled them out after the dish was done … [Read more...]

Neiman Marcus Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

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Recipe Posted By Phyllis Neiman Marcus Chocolate Chip Cookies I make half a batch, 48 cookies.  I also omit the candy bar and the nuts.  These are the best cookies that I have ever made.  This is the exact recipe from my grandmother who would be 110 years old if she were still alive.   Makes 96 Cookies 2 cups butter 4 cups flour 2 teaspoons baking soda 2 cups sugar 5 cups blended oatmeal 24 ounces chocolate chips 2 cups … [Read more...]

Twice Baked Potatoes Recipe

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Recipe For Twice Baked Potatoes For Two People Ingredients: Twice Baked Potatoes Two large potatoes 8 ounces sour cream One cup shredded cheddar cheese Four bacon slices, cooked crisp and crumbled One stick margarine Salt, pepper, garlic powder to taste Directions: Bake potatoes for two hours at 375 degrees until very tender. Cut top off of potato and scoop out the filling with a spoon. Mix potato filling with other … [Read more...]