Slow Cooker Taco Soup

It is hard to beat a solid recipe for taco soup. What I like about this recipe are the options for personalizing it to your family’s taste… or tastes. Spice it up or leave it hearty! Slow cooker or stove top… both get a delish end result! We ate it so quickly all I didn’t…

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Think Big, most people dream too small. When you dream it is better to dream big and get some of it than to not dream at all and get all of it, which is nothing. People who think of the possibilities are capable of accomplishing tasks that seem unattainable because they believe in the success…

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Cool and Creamy Coconut Cake

Easter makes me think of chocolate bunnies, sugar-shaped chickens and coconut in various forms. About 10 years ago I clipped this recipe from a magazine (sorry, I can’t remember where so I’m unable to give source credit!) This weekend I decided to color a bit of coconut and nest some peeps on top. We thoroughly…

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Cheddar Ham Roll

Amber Uhlenhake of Ossain, Iowa, sent in this recipe!  Delish! Cheddar Ham Roll Ingredients: 1 tube crusty French bread 2 c. shredded cheddar cheese 1/4 lb. thin-sliced deli ham 1 Tbsp. butter, melted 1 Tbsp. Parmesan cheese, grated Directions: 1. Unroll dough into a 14×12-inch rectangle. 2. Sprinkle with cheese to within 1/2-inch of the…

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Carrot-Shaped Snack Idea

This is a fun little way to present a snack for kids this month! Any gold-colored snack cracker or cereal will work. Simply put about a 1/4 cup of the snack into a plastic baggie and tip them into the corner. Use something green in color to close it and add green yarn or ribbon…

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Sweet & Salty Cookies

This cookie recipe is a keeper! Sweet & Salty Cookies These cookies will be appeal to the adult palate with their mix of sweet coconut and salty pretzels! Candy-coated milk chocolate disks can be matched with the holiday to make them the perfect treat for the office! But the kids like them too so watch…