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4th of July Family Fun

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4th of July Family Fun

There are so many fun things to do with the family around the 4th of July. And of course, I’ve got the weekend filled. If your looking for something to do with the family this weekend, I’ve got you. Let’s get started with my 4th of July Family Fun rundown.

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Instant Pot Chicken Gyros

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Instant Pot Chicken Gyros

Summers are always eventful. To save time and get delicious meals on the table quickly, I’ve been relying on our pressure cooker. I’m happy to say this Instant Pot Chicken Gyro recipe made my day a little brighter because I was able to play with the kids.

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Chewy Peanut Butter Cookies

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chewy peanut butter cookies

Those of you that have been following me know that our pediatrician suggested we give the babies peanut butter three times a week. You also know that I’ve been determined to make the delivery of said peanut butter as mess free as possible. So on today’s peanut butter adventures, I give you Chewy Peanut Butter […]

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Free Summer Activities for the Family

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Free Summer Activities for the Fmaily

I appreciate the opportunity to spend time with my family and with my children but there’s only but so many times you can go to the pool, make toilet paper crafts or blow bubbles in the backyard. Sometimes you just need to get out of the house. With our budget in mind, every summer I […]

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Leftover Makeover

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make use of leftovers

As the summer draws closer I can’t help but think about our food bill. As a teacher the summer has always been a time when my family has really had to stick to a budget. Part of that means cutting down on food waste. Leftovers to the rescue!! Leftovers are a great way to cut […]

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Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Bites

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CC Peanut Butter Bites

We recently took the babies to their 1 year check up. Among other things, the doctor told us to give them peanut butter 3 times a week. I needed a way to do this without all of the mess. So I used the idea behind the carrot coconut bites to make a chocolate chip peanut butter bites […]

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Creamy Shrimp Fettuccine Alfredo

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creamy shrimp fettuccine alfredo

It was one of those days I was in the mood for shrimp. But not just any shrimp dish. Something comforting and warm. If you know me you’re saying “Of course, that’s how she decides what she’s making”. I think it’s the result of lots of interactions with people from high school. High school always […]