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Zesty Crockpot Carnitas

Taco Tuesdays are the best right?! But my favorite has to be Taco Wednesday, or maybe it's Taco Friday, or, wait, maybe it's Taco Sunday! I think you get the point here, any day with tacos is sure to be my favorite! Especially when it's this Crockpot Carnitas! Who doesn't love a crockpot meal, am… Continue reading Zesty Crockpot Carnitas

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Loaded Italian Rainbow Pasta Salad

The weather is warming up, the birds are singing, and the sun rises at approximately 5:57 in the morning. Yup, you guessed it, we have officially hit an early summer. Here in North Carolina, it's not that uncommon to have a blast of heat early in the springtime. It's actually been an unusual year where… Continue reading Loaded Italian Rainbow Pasta Salad

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Homemade Gnocchi

If you're worried about making homemade pasta at home but have a craving for delicious, homemade dough, I have got you covered!! If I had to describe gnocchi, I would say it's like an Italian dumpling! Soft, pillowy, a little chewy, and absolute perfection. I've heard some people call it pasta, others say it's not,… Continue reading Homemade Gnocchi

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Roasted Carrots

If you're going to host Easter dinner, then carrots must be on the table. One: It's probably good to have at least one vegetable on the table. Unfortunately, the potatoes probably don't count after we've smothered them in cheese, butter, and other deliciousness. Two: If holidays had mascots, then Easter's holiday is definitely a bunny!… Continue reading Roasted Carrots

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Crockpot Irish Beef Stew

For a fun spin on St. Patrick's Day dinner, I decided to make Irish Beef Stew! The difference between this beef stew and the one I grew up on is the addition of tomato paste instead of canned tomatoes and the addition of a stout beer! Don't worry about giving beer to the young kiddos… Continue reading Crockpot Irish Beef Stew

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Mini Spinach and Mushroom Quiche

This past weekend I had a few of my favorite ladies over for a brunch! We had a ton of sweet things, and plenty of alcohol, but I knew we needed something a little bit more filling! Probably one of the easiest breakfast dishes you could make that has the fanciest impact would be a… Continue reading Mini Spinach and Mushroom Quiche

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Broccoli Cheddar Twice Baked Potatoes

Here's the thing: I don't really know anything about football. Probably because I don't watch it. But I do understand the importance of the Super Bowl! How else would we watch the cutest, funniest, best commercials ever?!? Besides the amazing commercials and the fantastic halftime show, I'm really here for the snacks! Every Super Bowl… Continue reading Broccoli Cheddar Twice Baked Potatoes