Pickles in a Blanket

Remember this from parties years ago? Bring them back this holiday season!


  • 12s

Click HERE for the instructions 


Ways to Make Your Home Smell Great

The realisticmama wrote up a great article – check it out!

1. Coffee Scent Hack French vanilla coffee — who doesn’t want a house smelling like that? All you need is vanilla scented tea lights and a bowl of coffee beans. It really is that easy!

2. Eucalyptus? Did you know you can stop by your local florist and snag eucalyptus sprigs for just a couple bucks?

3. Oatmeal Hack! Bringing in positive smells to our homes is uber important but making sure we’re eliminating the bad is equally important. If your fridge smelling a little bleh but you’re out of baking soda try a bowl of uncooked oats to soak up the icky smells!


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Slow Cooker Beer Cheese Soup

Fill up cold bellies with this warm treat!

  • 1 onion, diced
  • 3 carrots, peeled and diced
  • 3 stalks celery, diced
  • 4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts, diced
  • 2 c. wild rice (or rice blend), rinsed and drained
  • 8 c. chicken stock
  • 1 (12 oz.) beer – good quality wheat or pilsner style
  • 1 t. salt
  • 1 t. dried thyme
  • 1 t. smoked paprika
  • 4 oz. cream cheese, cut into cubes
  • 8 oz. extra sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
  • fresh parsley to serve

Click HERE for the instructions