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Slow Cooker Cheesy Broccoli Soup

  Making a creamy, cheesy, tasty soup from scratch isn’t hard at all.  And if your kids are anything like mine, they’ll love anything with cheese in it. The base of this simple soup is melted butter, with sauteed onion and garlic. Add flour  to thicken and then slowly whisk in evaporated milk and chicken… 

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Smothered Beef and Bean Burritos

Smothered Beef and Bean Burritos

My family loves eating Americanized Mexican food.  It’s not traditional Mexican fare by far, but its easy to make, and tastes great.  Dishes like my Smothered Beef and Bean Burritos make dinner time easy and stress-free, not to mention healthy and balanced.  I normally top Smothered Beef and Bean Burritos with lettuce, tomatoes and avocado. … 

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Great Savings on Rotel at Walmart

Great Savings on RO*TEL at Walmart! COUPON!!

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #JustAddRotel #CollectiveBias Great Savings on RO*TEL at Walmart! RO*TEL is one of those ingredients I always have stocked up in my pantry.  And use ALL the time. Are you creating a big snacking spread for the Big Tournament?… 

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Get your Neglected Front Porch Ready for Spring.

Welcome to Week 12 of 52 Weeks to a Cleaner House.  It looks like we’ve survived the worst of winter. And no one is happier about that than this gal. My daffodils are inching up out of the ground and the azaleas are just days away from bursting open. With a full week of spring-like… 

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Blackened Salmon with Fruit Salsa

Blackened Salmon with Fruit Salsa

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SamsClubSeafood #CollectiveBias Every winter we wait for the thaw of spring.  And ever since moving to Wisconsin, the thaw of spring includes the hopeful indulgence of colorful spring decor, vases of tulips and other pastel buds, and hopefully–the… 

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DIY Taco Seasoning

DIY Taco Seasoning

I go back and forth with making my own seasoning mixes and buying convenient store-bought packages.  I’d like to say that I always cook from scratch, but honestly–who would I be kidding?  Not to mention, I’d be lying to myself. Regardless, making DIY Taco Seasoning is really easy to do.  The kicker–no preservatives.  When you make… 

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Buford Highway, Atlanta

Buford Highway, Atlanta is Georgia’s melting pot.   The more than 1,000 immigrant-owned businesses are owned by a wide variety of ethnic groups, notably Korean, Mexican, Chinese and Vietnamese, and also Indian/South Asian, Central American, Somalis and Ethiopian.  Foodies know it as a mecca of ethnic food establishments. Vietnamese-Cajun Food at Crawfish Shack Seafood: The owner… 

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