Oh The Things You Can Cook #Giveaway #HBsocialKitchen

Cinnamon Monkey Balls

As I sit here behind my screen typing with fingers all gooey and sticky from eating cinnamon monkey balls I can’t help but think how much I would enjoy sharing them with you. Since it’s the season for giving I can only offer you the next best thing – a Hamilton Beach Countertop Oven with Convection & Rotisserie… 

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Cranberry Apple Galette – Tenderflake’s Making Me Look Like I #BakeWithStyle

Cranberry Apple Galette

I’m not a baker. The sticking to exact measurements so that whatever I am trying to create doesn’t turn into a flop just isn’t me. I much prefer the unusual combinations that can be achieved when you add a little of this, and a little of that. That’s why, when it comes to baking I… 

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Easiest Dessert Ever – Chocolate Tarts

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When it comes to holiday entertaining I like keeping it as stress free as possible. That means cutting corners when I can, putting my team to work and realizing that if everything isn’t perfect that it’s OK. Spend extra time this year chatting with friends and enjoying yourself because these chocolate tarts are a breeze… 

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Now For Mothers Healing Mix Muesli – Post Pregnancy Recovery

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It’s been 6 years, 6 months and 17 days since I last had a newborn, but I can still recall the joys, worries, and utter exhaustion that I dealt with during my recovery. My last pregnancy left me ravaged in more ways than one. I suffered through 8 months of Hypermesis while pregnant, and then… 

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Getting Back into the Breakfast Groove With a Caprese Breakfast Sandwich

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This summer we slept in, lingered over breakfast, and didn’t worry about going anywhere until the sun had risen high in the sky. Grabbing extra snuggles and serenity was the status quo. Those days are done. Over. Fini. Now our mornings are punctuated with calls of ” mom have you seen my…”, running around, packing… 

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Ham and Carrot Asian Noodles #DinnerIn15

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With school almost back in session and busier than ever after school schedules, being able to get dinner ready and on the table in 15 minutes or less has become that much more important. There is always that balance between what my kids will eat and enjoy, and what is healthy. This dish is a… 

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Tenderflake Puff Pastry Pockets – Back To School Lunches Made Easy

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My kids head back to school in one week and I am already starting to think ahead to easy lunch menu items that nourish as well as please the taste buds. No small feat when your kids have vastly different ideas about what makes up a tasty meal. Enter the Tenderflake Puff Pastry Pocket. They… 

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Jamie Oliver Challenge Accepted – Fish Cake Slider

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Do you eat enough fish? I know that we certainly don’t. We probably get one to two servings a month, and that’s in a good month. I’m not sure why that is. Fish isn’t a difficult protein to cook. In most cases it’s the perfect one for quick weeknight meals. Did you know? A recent study… 

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