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Waffle Pulled Pork Sliders

Football season is here, so let’s load up on some tailgating food with these Waffle Pulled Pork Sliders. Okay, who am I kidding, I don’t even really care about football in the way people who join fantasy football leagues do. I’m only in it for the food and the commercials. Commercials? Yep—I’ve mentioned it before, but…

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DIY Sprout Hack

Back to school is an event in my home. It’s like New Year’s for kids. There’s so much excitement around new beginnings, expectations and routines. Along with all of that there’s always the fun event of back-to-school shopping and working through new lunch box options and after school snacks. This year, we gave our favorite…

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One Skillet Creamy Chicken | Bakers Royale

One Skillet Creamy Chicken Dinner [VIDEO]

This week has been hella-crazy as I’m gearing up for the book shoot. Yay—so close to finishing. I want to scream with excitement and relief, but instead I made this one skillet creamy chicken because I had hungry kids looking at me with pleading eyes. Okay, maybe not that dramatic. But it’s what a guilty…

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Tomato Soup

You know what I love about soup, especially tomato soup like this? It’s the perfect lazy food—one pot, easy-to-make dinner.  I mean—who cares if it’s August and 100+ degrees out. The little guy and I are sipping on this while watching Elf. As tradition usually goes, we do Christmas movies in June. With all that…

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Shaved Zucchini and Summer Fruit Salad | Bakers Royale

Shaved Zucchini and Summer Fruit Salad

If you are anything like me, then you’ll agree—summer is way too short. I’m always trying to stretch the season with as many outdoor gatherings as possible to enjoy the mild nights and the easy-going days of summer. Life is all about finding balance with friends, family and delicious, homemade meals—it’s the sweet spot of…

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