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PB&J Muffins by www.cookingwithruthie.com are a fun weekend breakfast for the kids!

PB&J Muffins

PB&J Muffins are a fun weekend breakfast for the kids!   Some of my fondest memories from childhood include a good PB&J sandwich!  I loved them SO much... actually I still love them so much :) PB&J Muffins are a spin off that classic sandwich combination, just a little more sophisticated in muffin form. PB&J Muffins   Print Prep time 10 … Continue Reading

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Parmesan Rosemary Flat Bread on www.cookingwithruthie.com will help you put a new spin on dinner!

Parmesan Rosemary Flat Bread

Parmesan Rosemary Flat Bread will inspire you to put a fun new spin on a side dish for dinner tonight!  Oh my. I don't even know where to begin to describe this flat bread recipe to you.   I love it!  It's so easy to make- add a few savory ingredients like parmesan, rosemary, flax and sesame seeds, and olive oil to a whole grain flat bread is all you have to do.  It's … Continue Reading

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PB&J Muffins by www.cookingwithruthie.com are a fun weekend breakfast for the kids!

PB&J Muffins

PB&J Muffins are a fun weekend breakfast for the kids!   Some of my fondest memories from childhood include a good PB&J sandwich!  I loved them SO much... actually I still love them so much :) PB&J Muffins are a spin off that classic sandwich combination, just a little more sophisticated in muffin form. PB&J Muffins   … Continue Reading

Parmesan Rosemary Flat Bread on www.cookingwithruthie.com will help you put a new spin on dinner!

Parmesan Rosemary Flat Bread

Parmesan Rosemary Flat Bread will inspire you to put a fun new spin on a side dish for dinner tonight!  Oh my. I don't even know where to begin to describe this flat bread recipe to you.   I love it!  It's so easy to make- add a few savory ingredients like parmesan, rosemary, flax and sesame seeds, and olive oil to a whole grain flat bread is all you … Continue Reading

Balloon Printed Lady Bugs by www.iheartcraftythings.com on www.cookingwithruthie.com is a fun project for you and the kids to make this spring!

Balloon Printed Lady Bugs

Miss Rachel from I Heart Crafty Things is here with us today! I can't wait for you to see her adorable Balloon Printed Lady Bugs... they're just adorable! You'll have so much making this spring project with the little hands in your life :) My daughter and I went on a walk this week and saw a ladybug. She held it in her hand and said "He's soooo cute … Continue Reading

Almond Choffy Power Bites on www.cookingwithruthie.com are SO simple to make and the perfect mid-day pick me up!

Almond Choffy Power Bites

Almond Choffy Power Bites are SO simple to make and the perfect mid-day pick me up! What exactly is a power bite?   Oh my goodness.  These delightful little rounds of deliciousness are packed with good for you ingredients that will help you POWER through those middle of the day dips!  Ummmm and can I say they are way better for your body that the … Continue Reading

Roasted Brussel Sprout, Red Onion, Pine Nut Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette on www.cookingwithruthie.com is a savory salad that makes a deliciously healthy meal!

Roasted Brussel Sprout, Red Onion, Pine Nut Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

Roasted Brussel Sprout, Red Onion, Pine Nut Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette is a savory salad that makes a deliciously healthy meal!  Can you believe it's March?  Where does the time fly these day?!?!  I feel like the months fly by like days anymore... I'm sure that totally must mean I'm getting old. This salad is a savory combination of all kinds of … Continue Reading

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Super Saturday #85 and Restaurant Copycat Features

Thanks for participating in the Best Recipes and DIY Projects Party last week! We're thrilled to share some of our favorite links from last week's link party with you. If you've ever dined out and wished you could get a recipe of the delicious thing on your plate so that you could make it and eat it anytime you wanted.......well, then you should definitely … Continue Reading

Coconut Cherry Almond Granola by www.cookingwithruthie.com is delicious breakfast or snack with greek yogurt!

Coconut Cherry Almond Granola

Coconut Cherry Almond Granola is crunchy and sweet with a little cherry flavor pop!  Oh my.  It's so simple to make and healthy too!  Happy Friday Morning!  YAY.  This has been one seriously crazy- busy week around our house.  Holy Moly.  Am I ever glad the weekend is here :) I love granola's.  They are the perfect way to start the day or I love … Continue Reading

Baked Canjun Sweet Potato Fries by www.myrecipeconfessions.com on www.cookingwithruthie.com will be your favorite baked fry ever!

Baked Cajun Sweet Potato Fries

I'm so excited to have Carrie from My Recipe Confessions here with us today!  She's brought one of my favorite things ever :) I won't keep you waiting.... I love these Baked Cajun Sweet Potato Fries so much! I don't know how I can emphasize that more. They are amazing and they are so addicting! If you don't already know, they are called sweet … Continue Reading

Banana Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting by www.cookingwithruthie.com you'll never wonder what to do with your over ripe bananas again! YUM.

Banana Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Banana Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting will knock your socks off and one of our families very favorite recipes! We love banana's.  I have to keep them in stock at our house, just like milk or the kids are asking for them.  SO, when I happen to get lucky enough to have a few become over ripened... this recipe is the recipe I make! Banana Cupcakes … Continue Reading

Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Soup on www.cookingwithruthie.com let your slow cooker make dinner tonight!

Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Soup

We all love our slow cookers- especially in winter time.  There's nothing quiet like walking in the door from a long day to dinner right-ready to go, right?!  Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Soup is sure to make the whole family very happy!   Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Soup   Print Prep time 15 mins Cook time 6 hours Total time 6 hours … Continue Reading

Super Saturday on www.cookingwithruthie.com

Super Saturday #82 and DIY Paint Features

Thanks for participating in the Best Recipes and DIY Projects Party last week! We're thrilled to share some of our favorite links from last week's link party with you. We saw some really wonderful ideas for do-it-yourself art and furniture during the party. There's so much you can do with paint! Check out some of our favorite projects below. Super Saturday … Continue Reading

Chicken Teriyaki Stir Fry by www.nodietsallowed.com on www.cookingwithruthie.com a healthy and delicious meal!

Chicken Teriyaki Stir Fry

There are several nights I'm scrambling to figure out what I'm going to make for dinner. The day got busy, dinner time comes speeding up, and need something quick because people are starting to salivate (hungry tummies bring lots of grumpiness in my house). Am I alone? I'll give you a couple tips so you can have all the ingredients to throw something … Continue Reading

Healthy Cherry Chocolate Oat Cookies by www.cookingwithruthie.com taste Soooo good and the best part? They don't taste like it!

Healthy Cherry Chocolate Oat Cookies

 Healthy Cherry Chocolate Oat Cookies are SOoooo good for you and the best part?  They don't even taste like it! February is National Heart Healthy month and you’ll be glad to know that the oats, cherries, dark chocolate in these cookies are all super foods for our hearts!  Check out this slideshow on Web MD   it gives a run down of 24 foods that can … Continue Reading

Oven Roasted Parmesan Asparagus on www.cookingwithruthie.com a savory side dish!

Oven Roasted Parmesan Asparagus

You'll love these quick and easy Oven Roasted Parmesan Asparagus - they're a beautiful side dish to any main course!  My love of asparagus began at a pretty young age... I was about 5 years old when my mom and sister and I would go to pick asparagus off the ditch banks in the town where we lived.  I thought they were the silliest looking little things … Continue Reading

Peanut Butter Banana Choffy Smoothie on www.cookingwithruthie.com healthy and refreshing chocolate beverage! YUM.

Peanut Butter Banana Choffy Smoothie

Peanut Butter Banana Choffy Smoothie will satisfy your sweet tooth in a healthy, creamy, fantastic way! Chocolate and Peanut Butter are pretty hard to beat as a pair, don't you think?   It's like... childhood all wrapped in a healthier version of a Reeses Peanut Butter Cup!   MMMmmm... then lets add a banana and ice and there-we-go,  healthy ice … Continue Reading

Slow Cooker Southwest Chicken Chili on www.cookingwithruthie.com is quick, easy, and sure to please the whole family!

Slow Cooker Southwest Chicken Chili

I was looking through my photo's from last year and I realized I forgot to share this fabulous soup! Slow Cooker Southwest Chicken Chili just can't be forgotten... it's feeling would be hurt, I'm sure :) No, really.  We love this soup- is got a little bit of a kick but if you prefer a lot of kick then bump up the spicy level on the salsa... I used mild but … Continue Reading