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Homemade Spaghetti Sauce and Noodles

Homemade Spaghetti Sauce and Noodles

DIY Ravioli: A Family Experience originally appeared in SFM’s September 2016 issue, get that recipe, here. Following are Candi’s recipes for Spaghetti Sauce with Italian Sausage, Homemade All-Purpose Italian Egg Noodles, and Gluten-free Egg Noodles. Spending time in the kitchen with Mom and Grandma used to be a rite of passage for girls growing up. […]

Crockpot Chicken Enchilada Chili

Crockpot Chicken Enchilada Chili

Though it may not feel like it now, the beginning of the school year means two things: the return of crazy, busy schedules (signaling a need for quick and easy dinner solutions), and beautiful, glorious Fall. Which of course means cooler temperatures, #everythingpumpkinspice, and the perfect occasion to break out the crockpot. Can I get […]

Easy Summer Treats: “Magic” Nutella Milkshakes

Easy Summer Treats: “Magic” Nutella Milkshakes

My littles are addicted to Nutella. I don’t know what they put in that stuff, but it’s basically Toddler Cat Nip. We eat it (in some shape or form) at least a couple of times a week. You feel me? In the summertime — because it’s so dang hot in Texas — I am always […]

The how-to on homemade Smoothies

The how-to on homemade Smoothies

Smoothies are one of my all-time favorite things to not only drink, but to make; throw a bunch of stuff in a blender and voila! While all that sound magically easy, there is a bit more to it when it comes to making the most of your (and your kids’) smoothies. Here are some guidelines […]

Deliciously Patriotic Brownie Ice Cream Sundaes

Deliciously Patriotic Brownie Ice Cream Sundaes

Adapted from www.awortheyread.com. Backyard Barbecues, neighborhood parades, fireworks with friends and family under the stars. What’s not to love about the Fourth of July? A time to remember those who paid the ultimate price for our freedoms, and a chance to celebrate and make new memories summer after summer. Hashtag, all the patriotic feels. And […]

Cooking with Kids: Summer lunch ideas

Cooking with Kids: Summer lunch ideas

As I sit here writing this blog, it’s hot; the fans are on and my family and I are scantily dressed due to the hot weather. Summers are hot and honestly, nobody really wants to eat much. If my kids really had their way, lunches would consist of either just watermelon or popsicles. But, busy […]

Earth Day Treats and Sweets: Super Easy Sugar Cookies

Earth Day Treats and Sweets: Super Easy Sugar Cookies

Earth Day is April 22. I am always on the lookout for fun and easy ways to celebrate these various (Spring) holidays with my little cuties. Savannah is three and a half, and Emma Kate recently turned two — which means I usually try to keep our celebrations relatively simple. These Earth Day Sugar Cookies […]