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N’awlins gal in Colorado – Parade of Mardi Gras King Cakes

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N’awlins gal in Colorado – Parade of Mardi Gras King Cakes
I grew up outside of New Orleans.  I moved to Colorado in 2002, and since then, have always searched for comparable king cakes for Mardi Gras. Nothing compares to New Orleans king cakes, so far, especially my favorite from New Orleans: McKenzie’s or Tastee Donuts, but here are some options you can try if you … Continue...

Quick and Easy Trifle Dessert Recipe

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Quick and Easy Trifle Dessert Recipe

This is an absolute favorite dessert recipe of mine.  It comes together quickly and easily, it’s delicious and everyone loves it!

Look at those scrumptios layers of pudding, fruit, cake, jello and cool whip.  It’s so good you...

Quick, Easy Soup Recipes

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Quick, Easy Soup Recipes

This winter hasn’t been as cold as many we have seen but it is certainly isn’t warm either.  During the colder months I often find myself wanting soup for lunch or dinner but the same old soup recipes get boring and my family starts to put up a fight about having “soup again”.  We’ve found lots

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Premier Protein Will Keep You Going When You Need It Most.

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Premier Protein Will Keep You Going When You Need It Most.
Premier Protein.

With the first month of the year over, most of us are trying to stick it to 2015 and get healthier. One thing is for sure, you cannot do it alone and you often need many tools to achieve your goals.

That means finding the right supplements that...

Recipe: Schnitzel from a James Beard Winner!

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Recipe: Schnitzel from a James Beard Winner!

Photos and text by Gabrielle. This post is sponsored by Blue Apron — get 2 free meals with your first order!

So cool! Blue Apron has a new Guest Chef Series that I just tried. I think it’s an awesome...

Dessert for Two: Salted Caramel Brownies

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Dessert for Two: Salted Caramel Brownies

By Gabrielle. Photos by Liz Berget for Design Mom

Woo hoo! The next installment of Dessert for Two is ready to share. And as usual, my mouth is watering at the photos. I’m officially dedicating this post to everyone out there burning the midnight oil on a project — from...

4 Ingredient Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Sandwiches

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4 Ingredient Slow Cooker Pulled Pork Sandwiches

I love good barbecue.  I also love a quick easy dinner.  This satisfies both of my needs.

All you need to do is throw together the pork and bbq sauce a few hours before dinner, toss the coleslaw kit together right before and Voila!...

Sea Salt Caramel Cashew Granola

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Sea Salt Caramel Cashew Granola

Sea salt and caramel were made to go together, don’t you think? They certainly play nicely in this sea salt caramel cashew granola!

DIY: Easy Envelope Wraps for Valentine Sweets – Free Template!

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DIY: Easy Envelope Wraps for Valentine Sweets – Free Template!

By Gabrielle. Photos by Amy Christie for Design Mom.

Happy February! Pull out your red construction paper and your pink glitter and your heart stamps, because for the next two weeks it’s all about Valentine’s Day. Are you excited? Neutral on the subject? No...

Easy Honey Granola Recipe Plus 5 Delicious Variations

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Easy Honey Granola Recipe Plus 5 Delicious Variations

This granola recipe was my mom’s recipe and it was a chore getting her to write it down years ago when I first insisted that I must have it. You see, she’s an artist in...

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