Baked Apple Crisp Chips

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Baked Apple Crisp Chips are easy to make at home and a whole lot cheaper too! Recently, I purchased some “healthy” apple chips at a health food store for my kids. They really love them, but I rarely buy them since they are so expensive. I decided I would try to make my own and {Read More…}

Pumpkin Spice Muffins: Refined Sugar Free

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Yeah for Updated Photos 10-27-12 I love this time of year! I love the fall colors and everything about the cool, brisk air, wearing cozy sweaters and enjoying being outside before the cold wintry months begin. But nothing feels more like fall to me until I’ve made and eaten some PUMPKIN! Pumpkin is the rock {Read More…}

Slow Cooker Four Bean Chili


  It’s a typical New England kind of day today. Cold, rainy and a chance of snow tonight! The only day all week that I had to be out with the children since early this morning until dinner time. Yuck! Having a busy, hectic day ahead and not having a plan for dinner is one {Read More…}

Apple Oatmeal Muffins


So I’ve been thinking about muffins for awhile now waiting for the time to experiment with a couple of different favorite recipes I love and wanted to do a little tweaking with. Finally had the time this morning and made these for my kids and they were the MOISTEST muffin I’ve ever had!!! I’m so {Read More…}

Overnight Crock Pot Apple Oatmeal

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Having a smaller crock pot is ideal for recipes like this one. Who wants to pull a giant crock pot out if you only need it for a small breakfast for yourself or hubby and you know you’re kids won’t eat it? My little crock pot, which is a 3 quart one shown here, is {Read More…}

I’m a Newbie Blogger!!

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Hi Fellow Bloggers and friends, This is my first post and I’m so excited, but extremely nervous!! Not sure if I’ve got the hang of this yet, but I am trying anyway. Its not that I didn’t like blogs, loved to read them, just felt I could never have the time to make one for {Read More…}

Meatloaf With Oats


This recipe is a family favorite in our house!!! One loaf is never enough with 3 kids asking  for seconds!!!  I usually double this recipe to have left overs the next day. My family loves to make sandwiches with the cold meatloaf- who would’ve thought?! This is a really simple recipe to make as well. {Read More…}

Creamy Pork Stew- A Yummy Crockpot Meal!


I don’t know about you, but pork and crock pot have never been friends in my kitchen. I’ve tried it many different ways and its never been moist enough for my liking.   For those who know me, I’m pretty picky about moistness and won’t put any recipes on this blog that don’t pass my {Read More…}