Healthier Deviled Eggs!

healthier deviled eggs
Lightened up deviled eggs just in time for the holiday! One of the parts I hate about holidays is that I always seem to lose all of my will power and binge eat on basically any food my fingers can get to. No matter how hard I try to change this, it never happens. So I decided to look at ways to make my favorite holiday foods healthier, or lighter, so that when I do binge out, at least I won't feel as guilty! First up, the food item that is at …
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White Chocolate Cherry Shortbread Cookies Recipe

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These little gems are soft, buttery and festive! Think Valentine's Day, Christmas, or even 4th of July. Easily coordinate the white chocolate and sprinkles to go with the holiday you are celebrating! Once these are done I prefer to eat them after chilled in the fridge because the dipped white chocolate part becomes crisp.  Yum. Bet you can't eat just one! [amd-zlrecipe-recipe:85] (very slightly adapted from melskitchencafe.com) My kids …
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Feeding a Crowd: Menu Ideas and Tips

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I've got 8 kids. Some would say I feed a crowd on a fairly regular basis!  But seriously, I really enjoy entertaining and feeding a crowd!  So today I'm sharing some of my favorite menu ideas that will come in handy for holidays, reunions, family dinners, and parties! Tips to Consider: Serving buffet style in one central location will speed up the process of getting the food to the people!  If you can, have the line go down both sides …
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Cranapple Fluff

Cranapple Fluff
The star of the show is "Tom Turkey," of course, but at our house, it just wouldn't be Thanksgiving without fresh cranberries.   An old-fashioned side, Cranapple Fluff, was served by both of my grandmother's, and I've always thought it is so pretty. Yes, pretty and pink, even preppy, especially on a bright, green, lettuce leaf.  We are crazy about cranberries and they are such a super-food, especially when served raw.  Add nuts and apples, …
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Mystery Pecan Pie

Mystery Pecan Pie
On Thanksgiving I like to enjoy a small amount of all the goodies, remembering, "So many calories, in so little time!"  If given the choice, pecan pie or cheesecake, I can never decide between the two.  I always take a, "sliver of each!" Mystery Pecan Pie is a combo of both of my favorite decadent desserts.   A small slice is enough to make you swoon. (more…) …
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How to Make Candied Orange Peels

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Don't let your orange peels go to waste! Use them to make this festive treat: Candied Orange Peels. {Pin This} If you get oranges in your Christmas stockings, this is a fun way to use the peels! These are really easy and really CHEAP to make, but it does take some time. So, just make them earlier in the day or the day before you want to use them. Use candied orange peels as a garnish, in a fruitcake, as a treat dipped in chocolate, and more. …
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Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars Recipe

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{Pin This} WOW, these were easy to make and turned out perfectly! These bars tasted even better than I thought they would, plus they do not require a plate or a fork! Not too pumpkin-y and not too cheesecake-y. Just PERFECT. But that's just my opinion, of course. ;) Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars Makes about 35 small, incredibly delicous bars. 15 oz pure pumpkin 3 eggs (Egg Coupons) 1/2 c brown sugar (Sugar Coupons) 2 Tbsp cream 1 tsp vanilla …
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FREE eCookbook: 25 Scrumptious Pies & Desserts!

 FREE 25 Scrumptious Pies & Desserts for Thanksgiving and Beyond eCookbook! After much work developing and perfecting recipes for pies this season, the Mr. Food Test Kitchen is pleased to present a scrumptious selection of Thanksgiving pies! They've included recipes like super-easy Impossible Pumpkin Pie (pg 1), wholesome Perfect Pecan Pie (pg 2), down-home New Sweet Potato Pie (pg 3), and chocolate-y delicious Walnut Brownie Pie (pg 7). There …
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Cook's Choice (Set of 5) Taste of Home Cookbooks $3.50 Shipped! This set of 5 books will help you plan almost any meal. You will receive Taste of Home Best Loved Cookies & Bars, Prize-Winning Potluck Main Dishes, Prize-Winning Baked Goods, Perfect Party Foods, and Holiday Recipes. Each softcover book is 35 pages. Here's How: You must start here at ShopAtHome.com Click on Buy Now. Add the Cook's Choice (set of 5) to your cart. …
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  Are you a nut about food and recipes? What is Recipe Nut? Your Personal Recipe Box It’s a one-of-kind website that allows you to personally collect and manage all of your recipes, even those you find on other websites. It’s also a community for those who are nuts about food and recipes. So it’s a FAB way for finding great recipes and sharing yours. You can easily find recipes in the following categories: easy, main ingredient, …
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