Extra Thick Fudgy Homemade Brownies - Let me convince you that homemade brownies are better than boxed!

Extra Thick and Fudgy Homemade Brownies

Are you a homemade brownie lover, do you have a loyalty to a particular boxed mix, or do you just buy whatever is on sale? No judgement here either way for sure, but I am a homemade brownie convert. Let me tell you why. All along, I’ve been buying a boxed brownie mix at the… 

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Mini Iced Lemon Pound Cake Loaves - sweet and moist with just the right amount of lemon flavor. Made healthier with coconut oil and Greek yogurt!

Mini Iced Lemon Pound Cake Loaves

I got to help out in Little Boy #1′s class this week, and as I was sitting at the table in the back with one little girl doing some make-up work, she says, “Do you know why I was gone last week? I had a tummy bug. And I’m feeling the same way I did… 

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Peanut Butter Buckeye Cookies - If you love peanut butter and chocolate, these cookies are going to make you so very happy!

Peanut Butter Buckeye Cookies

These Peanut Butter Buckeye Cookies are inspired by those delicious little chocolate covered peanut butter balls that are so popular around Christmas time. I’ve always liked those (what’s not to love?) but I have to say, I love the salty, buttery crunch that Ritz crackers adds here! These are fun to make, and there’s no… 

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Chili Lime Salmon With Mango Avocado Salsa - This salmon is fresh, light, and simple to make!

Chili Lime Salmon with Avocado Mango Salsa

As the weather heats up I feel a shift in my dinnertime cravings from warm cozy dishes like soups and stews to things that are fresh and light. Might have something to do with the fact that swimsuit season is quickly approaching and quite frankly that’s just a really frightening thought! In any season, I think… 

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Homemade Caramel Almond Shortbread Bites - Tiny pieces of chocolate covered shortbread topped with the best ever homemade caramel and almonds!

Homemade Caramel Almond Shortbread Bites

Hi there, it’s me again! I made these Homemade Caramel Almond Shortbread Bites a few weeks ago, and I’m so excited to finally share them with you! Oh man, these little naughty bites are what my dreams are made of. Buttery shortbread, creamy caramel, chopped almonds, and milk chocolate – I know this probably doesn’t… 

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Empty Tomb Rolls

I remember when my boys were all very little, holidays were such a blur for me. I longed to make them meaningful and establish traditions for our family, but the truth is I was already in survival mode. Having three boys ages four and under, my everyday job of keeping the boys alive was all… 

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Carrot Cake Bars With Cream Cheese Frosting - moist, sweet and perfectly spiced!

Carrot Cake Bars With Cream Cheese Frosting

Do you have your Easter Menu all set? I’m bringing these Carrot Cake Bars to one of our family get togethers, and so I thought I’d share the recipe with you all in case you need a sweet little treat to add to your menu. These are a very friendly carrot cake. What I mean is… 

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Smoky Bacon Avocado Deviled Eggs - A great way to spice up your traditional Easter menu.

Smoky Bacon Avocado Deviled Eggs

This is a sponsored post in partnership with McCormick. This year, we will be working together to bring you some awesome recipes and ideas that you can put to use in your own lovely little kitchen. Thank you for supporting the brands that make this Lovely Little Kitchen possible! With Easter just around the corner, I… 

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Lovely Little Bits and Pieces

It’s time again for my monthly Bits & Pieces – a collection of random things I can’t help but share with you! 1. A couple of times a week, I get to snuggle this sweet baby girl all day long. Ya’ll, this is why food bloggers should not be trusted with yummy babies! 2. I… 

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Mapel Dijon Glazed Chicken - the perfect combination of sweet and tangy with just a little bit of heat.

Maple Dijon Glazed Chicken

I made this winner winner chicken dinner a few weeks ago on one of those crazy nights where I needed to have the boys at soccer practice at 4:30pm. I really love having everyone sit down together and try to make this a priority, but I never quite know what to do on those nights… 

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