Celebrate All Things Garlic with a Giveaway and a Recipe; Part 2: Hungarian Beef Rouladen and Garlic Mashed Potatoes – #4theLoveofGarlic

Hey welcome to part 2 of my garlic week post!  And Happy Birthday to me!  Yes, today is my birthday, so I thought what better way to celebrate garlic week than with one of my favorite family recipes! I always loved the smell of my Oma’s beef rouladen. Little rolls of beef pounded thin and filled…

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Celebrate All Things Garlic with a Giveaway and a Recipe; Part 1: Black Garlic and Sun Dried Tomato Phyllo Bites – #4theLoveofGarlic

I’m beginning to think I need to rename my blog.  My kids aren’t so finicky anymore.  I mean, have you ever seen a 2 year-old, or a 10 year-old child with sensory issues, ever enjoy such grown up flavors like the bite of elephant garlic or the rich sweet molasses of black garlic?  I haven’t until I met my…

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Spring Garden Malted Milk Blondies – #FillTheCookieJar

Spring has sprung!  And so have my treats!  Yes, I’ve been a little quiet for awhile, adjusting to working remotely from home and accommodating the kiddos all day long. I’ve also been on an awesome fitness journey and was trying to avoid treats like these.  But I do have many healthy ones to share and to…

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Maxed Out Monkey Bread

When you’re in a rush and want to get the kids to stop monkeying around, you distract them with Monkey Bread! Did you know that if you use the flaky layer style biscuits, the sweet sticky syrup nestles into all the nooks and crannies? So here’s a quick treat for you to make all your…

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Mango Spice Lemon Drop Martini – Spice Up Your New Year – Blogger Recipe Challenge #sponsor

Another year and another drink.  Wait, what, I thought this was a finicky kid blog?  Hey, hey, hey now, parents get finicky too!  And cranky, and overwhelmed, and well, we are human too. So why not reward our humanity with some sweet and tangy spice.  Heck yea, now we’re talking. So hey, I’m sure you…

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