Super Saturday #85 and Restaurant Copycat Features

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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 keep reading! We picked four … [Read more...]

Coconut Cherry Almond Granola

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

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 them on greek yogurt for a snack … [Read more...]

Baked Cajun Sweet Potato Fries

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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 potato fries. But technically … [Read more...]

Banana Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

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 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 with Cream Cheese Frosting … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Soup

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

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 15 mins   Author: … [Read more...]

Super Saturday #82 and DIY Paint Features

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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 #82 and DIY Paint … [Read more...]

Chicken Teriyaki Stir Fry

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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 together like this juicy and savory … [Read more...]

Healthy Cherry Chocolate Oat Cookies

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 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 save your heart. Did you know … [Read more...]

Oven Roasted Parmesan Asparagus

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

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 and so intrigued that we … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Banana Choffy Smoothie

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

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 cream! Peanut Butter Banana … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Southwest Chicken Chili

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

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 the hot variety would take it … [Read more...]

Super Saturday #81 and Valentine Treat Features

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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 couldn't help but notice all the delectable recipes for Valentine treats that were linked up last week. It's definitely not too late to whip up something yummy for your sweetheart. Try one of these five treats we … [Read more...]