Shimmer Mason Light

Simple, cute and inexpensive craft to keep your home glowing all through the year! Spray mason jar with clear frosting spray paint. Before it dries sprinkle on your choice of glitter color. I found the lighter colors work best. Let dry, about 30 minutes. Place a flameless tea light inside and place on your mantle, bookshelf […]

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Baked Buffalo Mac & Cheese

This is simple, creamy and tasty! I found that Shells & White Cheddar of any brand work best, verse the traditional cheddar macaroni and cheese (the orange kind). Just cook to the specifications on the box, add your favorite buffalo sauce and stir. Top with your favorite cheese, I used mozzarella. And bake uncovered at […]

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Sedona holds a special place in our hearts

Several times a year we make an effort to take the 2 hour drive north to visit one of our favorite places, Sedona. During the summer months we like to find a great camping spot along the 89A about halfway between downtown Sedona and Flagstaff. Its secluded, quiet and the views are amazing! As the […]

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Cauliflower Pancetta Macaroni & Cheese

Here is what you need: 8 oz Pancetta, diced 2 heads Cauliflower 2 bunch Scallions 12 oz Macaroni 12 oz Italian Cheese Blend 4 T flour 2 cups Reduced Fat Milk 4 T Chicken Stock Concentrate 2 T Butter   Here is what you do: Preheat the oven to 400 degrees. Bring a large pot of water with a large […]

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Simple Valentines for Teachers that won’t break the bank

My kids each have multiple teachers, in fact my son has 7 and my daughter has 5! So I came up with something special that I could do for each and every one of them. You can do this with any kind of hand sanitizer, and you can get the printable hand to cut out […]

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Easy Layered Enchilada Casserole

This is a weeknight must and in our rotation every month. Here is what you need: 2 cups of shredded Mexican cheese 28 oz red or green enchilada sauce 16 oz canned whole pinto beans 2 lbs shredded beef, pork, turkey or chicken 1 bunch of cilantro one dozen corn tortillas vegetable oil for frying […]

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