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Patriotic July 4th Meals

Are you planning an Independence Day party? Do you need some yummy recipes? Check out these patriotic-themed meals! 6 Patriotic Recipes for July 4th American flag 7-layer dip. Start your Independence Day party with a flag-shaped dip. Mariah’s Pleasing Plate’s recipe layers refried beans, hummus and taco seasoning, salsa, guacamole,…

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5 Memorial Day Mocktails

We tend to save the red, white, and blue decorations for the Fourth of July, but let’s not forget Memorial Day. Formerly known as Decoration Day, Memorial Day originally celebrated Civil War soldiers. Today it honors all of our soldiers. As you host your Memorial Day barbecues, pool parties, and…

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Easter Carrot Cake Cookie Sandwiches

Easter is almost here and we have a delicious carrot cake cookie recipe that the Easter Bunny would definitely approve of. It’s an update on a classic: carrot cake! Your kids will love these carrot cake cookie sandwiches. They have a yummy cream cheese filling and they’re a fun recipe to…

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Fun Gingerbread Cookies

There are so many classic flavors for the holiday season—peppermint, eggnog, and, of course, gingerbread. This holiday season, forego the traditional hard and crispy gingerbread cookies and go for something nice and chewy instead. History of Gingerbread Cookies The history of gingerbread starts with the plant, ginger root. Native to southeast…

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christmas, fudge

2 Easy Fudges

Are you looking for easy Christmas sweets to serve at your upcoming holiday function? If so, Christmas fudge may be the solution. All you need is a little butter, sugar, flavoring, and milk/water. Combine it all together and you’ve got yourself a delicious, chocolaty creation that is sure to be a big…

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Holiday Baby Spinach Salad

Baby Spinach Salad with Roasted Red Onions, Pecans, Dried Cranberries, Crumbled Cheese, and Citrus Dressing This is a delicious, health-packed salad that is easy to put together. It makes a great side salad for the holidays and you can add shrimp, tuna, turkey, tofu, or chicken for a light meal.…

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