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Easy Key Lime Pie Recipe

By: Kristen Darkow   A couple of weeks ago, I shared photos from our summer and mentioned that we had key lime pie to celebrate my dad's birthday (it's his favorite!). Well, it turned out delicious and was the easiest pie I've ever made, so I figured you should all have the recipe too! What… Continue reading Easy Key Lime Pie Recipe

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Breakfast Freezer Meal

By: Amanda Magnus Last week I told you about one of my favorite freezer meals. This week I wanted to tell you about my new favorite breakfast freezer meal, breakfast burritos! These are so easy and you can customize them however you like. What you'll need: 8 Eggs 1/2 C half and half 1lb sausage… Continue reading Breakfast Freezer Meal

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My Go-To Freezer Meal

By: Amanda Magnus I love making freezer meals and having them on hand. They make choosing meals later on a breeze since they are already put together. I also find them great to be able to bring to a friend after they've had a baby. I'm going to tell you how to make my favorite… Continue reading My Go-To Freezer Meal

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Simple Meal Prep Idea

By: Kristen Darkow   I don't know about all of you, but meal prepping is something I dread most each week. I really try to come up with new healthy recipes each week for lunch and dinner, but it ends up taking all day Sunday to shop for groceries and prep a week's worth of… Continue reading Simple Meal Prep Idea

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More Cookie Recipes

By: Amanda Magnus In case you didn't know, the theme on the blog this week is cookies! Now usually this time of year Christmas cookies are what I think of. But really I think any cookie made this time of year is a Christmas cookie...right?! I don't think there's any limit to what kind of… Continue reading More Cookie Recipes

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It’s That Time of Year Again…Christmas Cookies!

By: Kristen Darkow   Happy December! Can you believe Christmastime is officially here? Wasn't it just a couple months ago that Amanda and I were blogging about our Christmas cookies? You can read about those here. I also blogged about my grandma's cookie recipes last year, which you can read about here. With Thanksgiving being… Continue reading It’s That Time of Year Again…Christmas Cookies!

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Lefse: A Finstad Holiday Tradition

By: Kristen Darkow Can you believe it's already the week of Thanksgiving? From the family gatherings to the annual traditions, this time of year can be so fun. Today I'm sharing one of my favorite holiday traditions that my family has done since as long as I can remember (and, in fact, much before I… Continue reading Lefse: A Finstad Holiday Tradition

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Delicious Fall Chili Recipe

By: Amanda Magnus Well in Wisconsin it appears that we have skipped fall and gone straight to winter. We are getting snow again today as I type this. But the cool weather is also perfect weather for a nice warm soup. I don't make soups as often as I'd like, but when I do they… Continue reading Delicious Fall Chili Recipe

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7 Layer Thanksgiving Hot Dish

By: Kristen Darkow   Happy November! Can you believe how time is flying? Just 23 more days until Thanksgiving! And whether you're hosting Thanksgiving this year, bringing a dish to pass at someone else's home, or just want a creative way to use up your leftovers, we've got you covered today! Here in the Midwest,… Continue reading 7 Layer Thanksgiving Hot Dish

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A Hearty Potato Soup Perfect for Fall

By: Kristen Darkow   October is officially here! I don't know about you, but once the weather becomes cool and crisp, all I want when I get home from work is a warm bowl of soup ready and waiting for me in the crock pot. I live on soups this time of year! I recently… Continue reading A Hearty Potato Soup Perfect for Fall