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    Patriotic Puppy Chow
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    Garlic Parmesan Corn
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    Phyllo Dough Cheese Sticks
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    Banana Split Puppy Chow

Weekend Things and our Backyard Bash

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. “For more ideas on how to create your own #BackyardBash, check out the tumblr page at www.drpepperbash.com” This weekend my father came up from our hometown and we worked on our house. We're getting the house ready for winter... I know, I know... It's still only summer but he only gets the chance to come up every so many weeks. We decided to take a break halfway through the day. We had Read more [...]

Rainy Day Date and Iced Tea

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. My boyfriend is always working so when he has a day off we make sure to do something special. We both love iced tea so I headed to Walmart to buy some brew over ice k-cups. I decided to pick up the Snapple lemon iced tea and lemonade k-cups. I love that my Keurig can brew cold and warm drinks. It's perfect all year round. I planned on having a picnic at the beach with my boyfriend where we Read more [...]

Budget Friendly Meals | $20 Dinners

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #collectivebias My boyfriend has been craving Velveeta Shells & Cheese and since money is especially tight around the 1st and 15th of the month I didn't argue. I did want to make this budget friendly meal a little fancier though. I decided to toss in some turkey bacon and green onion. For the topping I decided to toast some bread crumbs with olive oil on medium heat until they were golden. Read more [...]

No Bake Patriotic Marshmallow Cheesecake

Can you say perfection?! This NO BAKE Patriotic Marshmallow Cheesecake is beyond perfection :) It's oficially summer and my oven is now off (Not really, but it'll be getting used less). This patriotic marshmallow cheesecake is PERFECT for the 4th of july. Just look how gorgeous it is. Not only is this recipe no bake, it's also super simple! It's a double win if you ask me! You of course don't need to add food coloring but it just makes the cheesecake extra special. If you're not a fan of artificial Read more [...]

Sundays at Home Link Party No. 17

Hi everyone! Welcome back to Sundays at Home Link Party. I can't believe it's officially summer. It's felt like summer for weeks here with all the high temperatures and humidity. Last night I ordered a popsicle mold, I can't believe I didn't own one before. I can't wait to play around with some cool down treats. I'm really looking forward to seeing what you've all been up to!   Here's what I was up to last week: I shared a recipe for Oat Waffles. They are seriously the best waffles Read more [...]