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Looking for a fall treat that’s fun and easy to make? Look no further than these easy no-bake acorn cookies. I first saw a picture of these on Pinterest, but they weren’t linked to a recipe or a blog post. After looking at them, I figured they were most likely made with Nilla Wafers, Hershey’s […]


S’Mores Pops {Sunday Snack}

by Lisa on October 30, 2011 · 2 comments

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One of my favorite foods (or combination of foods if you’re going to be picky) is S’Mores.  I seriously love them and try to make S’mores themed recipes as often as possible.  When I saw S’mores Pops on Pinterest, I knew I had to try them! (BTW, if you’re on Pinterest, I’d love to have […]

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If you’re looking for a Halloween treat that you can make in minutes and that requires no baking, I have good news!  You can whip up some “Witch Hat Cookies” in no time. All you’ll need is a package of Keebler Fudge Stripe Cookies, some Hershey’s kisses, and some orange icing (I used a can […]


For the last few months, life has been a little on the chaotic side at our house.  Between back to school, soccer for both of the girls, my husband’s busy time of year at work, our trip to Hawaii, and a Lupus Flare for me, I feel like I’m playing catch up and some of […]


You know those moms that decorate for every single holiday?  Yeah, I know them too and I’m not one of them.  I’m the kind of mom that makes recipes that fit various holidays.  I made Resurrection Rolls at Easter, American Flag Fruit Pizza for Memorial Day and Fireworks Pretzels for Fourth of July! So when […]

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Nothing says fall like yummy pumpkin-y goodness and right now you can get a free Kindle download of the Gooseberry Patch Pumpkin Cookbook. Get a taste of Gooseberry Patch in this collection of over 20 favorite pumpkin recipes! Pumpkins are as versatile in the kitchen as they are in your home…start the morning with Pumpkin […]


Since Fourth of July is just around the corner, I thought I’d share my easy Fireworks Pretzels with you.  This is a fun recipe to make with kids and they’re a fun treat to take to a party.  Consider whipping these up with your kiddos this week.  It’s a great way to beat summer boredom! […]

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Here’s my confession of the week (although you’ve probably already figured this out when reading some of my other Sunday Snack posts): I’m a mix kind of mom.  While some moms make fabulous treats from scratch all the time, I’m not one of them.  I make great treats from scratch from time to time, but […]


Since Memorial Day is tomorrow and since Flag Day and Fourth of July are just around the corner, I thought I’d share my patriotic fruit pizza today! I have quite a few fruit pizza recipes and although I like them all, this is the easiest one to throw together. Ingredients: 2 Tubes Pillsbury Sugar Cookie […]


Sunday Snack: Fabulous Queso Dip

by Lisa on May 22, 2011 · 0 comments

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I love Mexican food.  I could probably eat it every day.  My small town recently got a new Mexican restaurant…and it’s a good one!  I know it’s not frugal, but I try to get my husband to take me there as often as possible.  And the reason I want to go there so often is […]