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Buttermilk Oven “Fried” Chicken {GIVEAWAY}

Buttermilk Oven “Fried” Chicken-this lighter version of fried chicken tastes just like the real deal! It gets the same crispy texture from “frying” in the oven!  Buttermilk Oven "Fried" Chicken Recipe

Today we are celebrating our good friend Gina’s new cookbook, The Skinnytaste Cookbook! We love Gina and are so excited about her first cookbook! I have been a big fan of her blog for years and I am so glad her recipes are now in a book! We are giving one copy away today, so keep reading:)

The Skinnytaste Cookbook features recipes that are light on calories, but big on flavor. Gina knows how to make healthy taste amazing! I couldn’t decide what recipe to make for our post because I wanted to make them all so I let Josh pick. He was flipping through the book and when he saw the Buttermilk “Oven” Fried Chicken recipe he exclaimed, “Winner, winner, chicken dinner!” He said we HAD to make the “fried” chicken. Caleb ran over to see what we were talking about said he wanted chicken for dinner too! The decision was made:)

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Streusel Cake

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Streusel Cake-a simple pumpkin snack cake dotted with chocolate chips and topped with a sweet cinnamon streusel topping!  Caleb’s birthday was on Saturday and we had a great time celebrating. We went bowling, had pizza for dinner, and enjoyed lots of...

Apple Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

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Apple Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting-this easy apple cake is a family favorite and makes a great fall dessert!  My dad and stepmom came to visit a few weeks ago to meet Maxwell and to play with Caleb. We loved having them in our...

Easy Cheesy Baked Tortellini

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Easy Cheesy Baked Tortellini-this baked pasta dish is easy to make and is always a hit at our dinner table! It also freezes beautifully!  It is officially fall so we are busting out the comfort food! This Easy Cheesy Baked Tortellini is the ultimate...

Pumpkin Cinnamon Cookies

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Pumpkin Cinnamon Cookies-soft pumpkin cinnamon cookies with cinnamon chips and finished with cinnamon and sugar. These are the BEST pumpkin cookies you will ever eat! I hope you are ready for pumpkin recipes because I am sharing the BEST pumpkin cookie recipe today. These...

Caprese Pizza

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Caprese Pizza-pizza topped with fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, basil and a balsamic glaze. You can’t go wrong with a classic Caprese Pizza!  On Wednesday, we shared our favorite Easy Whole Wheat Pizza Dough Recipe and today we are sharing the pizza we made with that...

Easy Whole Wheat Pizza Dough Recipe

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Easy Whole Wheat Pizza Dough-this is our favorite whole wheat pizza dough recipe! It is easy to make and makes a perfect pizza every time! The other day my friend asked me if we had a good pizza dough recipe and I told her of...

Creamy Spinach and Cheese Green Chile Enchiladas

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Creamy Spinach and Cheese Green Chile Enchiladas-we love these creamy and cheesy vegetarian enchiladas. They are simple to make and freeze beautifully!  Before we had Maxwell, we made a few freezer meals so we would have something good to eat on the days when...

Peach Raspberry Smoothie

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Peach Raspberry Smoothie-this simple smoothie is fruity and refreshing! It is great for breakfast, snack time, or even dessert!  The past week has been exhausting. Josh came down with a case of MRSA. It’s a long story, but to keep it short, his knee...

Pesto Cheese Bread

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Pesto Cheese Bread-thick, crusty bread topped with basil pesto, fresh mozzarella cheese, and Parmesan. This easy cheesy bread is a hit at our house! Our herb garden is overflowing with basil. I didn’t think it would do well this year because I’ve kind of neglected...