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Dorothy Lynch Glazed Bacon Stuffed Dates

This post is sponsored by Dorothy Lynch.  All opinions are entirely my own.  I met my husband over Martin Luther King Jr. weekend in 2005.  So with 13 Valentine’s Days under our belt, our Valentine’s celebrations are much less “commercial” and more about making time for ourselves and relaxing with […]

20 Crazy Good Pressure Cooker Chili recipes

It has been a long while since I have done a round-up on this website.  I have two good reasons for this pressure cooker chili round-up.  Tomorrow it’s going to be colder in Iowa than in Antarctica, so we will all need a nice bowl of chili to warm up […]

Parmesan Cheese Sauce

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #LoveWhatsReal #CollectiveBias My kids love cheesy noodles.  In fact, my two older sons have created their own rating system for all varieties of mac and cheese and cheesy noodles they get to eat.  […]

Italian Baked Eggs Zucchini Boats

  This post is sponsored by the Iowa Egg Council.  All opinions are entirely my own.  I am not shy about my love for eggs. I could eat eggs every day for multiple meals and I would be thrilled. There are just so many delicious ways eggs can be prepared! […]

Made in Iowa Holiday Gift Guide

This post is sponsored by the Iowa Department of economic development.   All opinions are entirely my own. #madeiniowa I have spent most of my adult life living in Iowa.  The nicest people in the world live here and are a constant reminder to why I know that I am raising my […]

Bloody Mary Pot Roast

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #FlavorYourWorld #CollectiveBias I have found myself in the Christmas spirit unusually early this year.  I mean listening to Christmas carols before Halloween early.  And last weekend I finally realized why.   This was the first […]

Minted Carrots

Thank-you to Sugar In The Raw® for sponsoring today’s post #intheraw.  I have been compensated for this post.  All opinions are entirely my own.    Carrots. Such mundane food, yet some of my very favorite things to eat are made from carrots.  My favorite gingery soup is made from carrots, my […]

Sausage gravy green bean casserole

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias #CookingWithOdoms In my house, we love green beans all year round.  We have two vertical garden boxes devoted to just green beans every summer, we enjoy canned green beans for a quick side […]

Autumn Roasted Vegetable Salad With Quick Weeknight Lasagna

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone  #KitchenCraftedItalian #MichaelAngelosMeals #CollectiveBias Since I run a food website for a living, I often have friends and family members calling me with their new recipe ideas that they think I should post!  I […]

Cinnamon-Maple Cappuccino Brunch Punch

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #UndeniablyDairy #CollectiveBias This month, my husband and I are celebrating our 12th wedding anniversary.  I was thinking the other day how so much has changed in the past 12 years. Our nephews, who […]

Salted Caramel Pumpkin Latte

Thank-you to Stevia In The Raw® for sponsoring today’s post #intheraw.  I have been compensated for this post.  All opinions are entirely my own.    It has been raining here in Iowa for precisely ten straight days.  It. Can. Stop. Any. Time. Now.   There is something about the gloomy weather that […]

3 simple ways to make Halloween stress-free

This post is sponsored by Red Baron but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. #NeverFlySolo Halloween is my second favorite holiday after the 4th of July.  I think Halloween is so much fun!  I spent years dressing up my boys in coordinated homemade costumes and decorating the house […]