Our favorite family recipes for dinner, breakfast, lunch, desserts and more!

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Pumpkin Beermosas are  a pumpkin beer cocktail with a fall twist. Use your favorite pumpkin beer to customize to your tastes. This is a great cocktail for your next Halloween party! It’s Chelsey from Budget Girl again! Anyone remember peach beermosas from a few summers ago? Beer cocktails have become somewhat of a “thing” […]

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This post has been sponsored by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias Spider cookies are with a sugar cookie dough, a cookie press, and simple gel frosting! Quick and easy for Halloween or a Marvel Superheroes birthday party.   One of my favorite kitchen […]

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Pumpkin spice spritz cookie recipe are fun and easy to make with the OXO Cookie Press!  A simple butter cookie dough is spiced up with pumpkin flavors and then made in to pumpkin shaped cookies.  Thank you to OXO for providing me with products for this post. When I was […]

crustless quiche

Mini crustless quiche are perfect for easy breakfasts and lunches. Make the mini quiche with your choice of veggies for a healthy homemade meal on the go! Breakfast in our home is a pretty big deal.  My goal is to get fruit and vegetables in to every single […]

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This caramel apple cocktail recipe is easy to make with only three ingredients! It’s Chelsey from Budget Girl again! If you follow my blog, you know I’ve been getting ready for fall this month. (Yeah, I know it’s August. But I’m done with summer, sorry.) When we were in […]

Decorated Cookies for Halloween

Make Frankenstein Halloween decorated cookies using store bought cookies and frosting! These cookies are so adorable no one will care that they aren’t homemade! My kids love Halloween! They are particularly fond of anything scary or spooky, which I don’t understand. I prefer cute ghosts and pumpkins. But […]

Back to School Fall Snacks

Autumn leaves Rice Krispies treats are fun fall snacks that kids can help make. I love Rice Krispies Treats. They are so easy to make and and I can eat a whole pan myself. Not that I’ve ever done that. We give store bought treats for baseball gifts, but […]

Basil Tomato Salad

Classic caprese salad with balsamic glaze takes the classic summer salad and adds a touch of elegance. One of my favorite summer salads is a caprese salad.  Fresh summer tomatoes layered with fresh basil from the garden and a fresh mozzarella. Drizzled with olive oil and seasoned with […]

Fruit Hand Pies

Blueberry hand pies are a fun summer dessert great for picnics! Blueberries are one of my favorite things about summer. I eat them on everything! Pancakes, muffins, cereal, cocktails and especially pies are regular summer food around here. One of my favorite blueberry desserts is blueberry pie. It […]

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Triple Watermelon Martinis are a refreshing summer cocktail with a light, simple flavor made with three different watermelon flavors.  A few nights ago, I was watching the final season of Parks and Recreations and one of the characters mentioned that watermelon martinis are one of his happy thoughts. I have never […]