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  • Chopped Caprese Salad
  • Hawaiian Pizza Hotdogs

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Homemade Red White and Blue Drumsticks

Super fun Homemade Red White and Blue Drumsticks! So easy and fun, perfect for Memorial Day or the Fourth of July! DIY Drumstick Ice Cream Cones, KIDS LOVE THESE!

Super fun Homemade Red White and Blue Drumsticks are the perfect patriotic treat for Memorial Day or the Fourth of July!

Super fun Homemade Red White and Blue Drumsticks! So easy and fun, perfect for Memorial Day or the Fourth of July! DIY Drumstick Ice Cream Cones, KIDS LOVE THESE!As a kid, is there anything better than hearing the ice cream man round the neighborhood corner? The music that makes kids universally happy ringing through the air? I would always order the drumsticks. Crunchy cone, hot fudge, creamy ice cream, and chocolate top. YUM! As an adult, I’ve realized they’re super easy to make at home. I don’t have to wait for that semi-creepy van to round the corner! :)

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Easy One Pot Chicken Parmesan Pasta made in under 30 minutes! This quick and easy weeknight meal is loved by the entire family!

Easy One Pot Chicken Parmesan Pasta

Easy One Pot Chicken Parmesan Pasta is thrown together in under 30 minutes and will make the entire family happy!  You know those recipes that just make you think of home? The types of recipes that make you think of family and the good times you've shared around the table? ...

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The Ultimate Breakfast BLT! An English muffin loaded with roasted tomatoes, crispy bacon, fresh lettuce, THE BEST fried egg, and creamy avocado mayo. THE BEST BREAKFAST SANDWICH ever!

The Ultimate Breakfast BLT

Kick your breakfast game up a notch with the ULTIMATE Breakfast BLT with Avocado Mayo. The BEST! Ever since I started forming memories, I've known that I hate mornings. I always have that feeling of just wanting to sleep 10 more minutes; of wishing I would have gone to bed ...

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28 Delicious and Creative Nacho Recipes

Hey hey everyone! It's Megan back, from The Housewife in Training Files. How do you feel about nachos? Love em? Hate em? Well if you are like me, nachos make you beam. I often get a craving for them about every other week. But I am not talking the nachos down the street at ...

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Chopped Caprese Salad is the perfect easy side dish for any BBQ! Simple, delicious, and healthy! Tomato, Mozzarella, Basil, and Balsamic Vinegar. A family favorite!

Chopped Caprese Salad

Chopped Caprese Salad is the perfect snack, side dish, or even main course this Summer! I'm kind of embarrassed to admit how many dinners at our house consist of tomatoes, basil, and fresh mozzarella.  Pat and I both LOVE the flavor combination, and more often than not, our ...

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Hawaiian Pizza Hotdogs, such a fun and easy meal on the grill the entire family will love!

Hawaiian Pizza Hotdogs

Hawaiian Pizza Hotdogs are a fun and easy meal on the grill, perfect for Summer! I have a slight obsession with Hawaiian Pizza flavors.  I've made it into mac and cheese, stuffed peppers, and even Thanksgiving stuffing! I pretty much think they're perfect for any occasion, ...

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Bourbon Bacon Baked Beans! These are a true treat for any BBQ! The perfect side dish the entire family will love!

Bourbon Bacon Baked Beans

What is Summer without baked beans! Bourbon Bacon Baked Beans? Even better. Some people like their bourbon on the rocks.  I like mine cooked into baked beans.  To each their own, but I happen to think my way is best. ...

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California: Wente Vineyards

You know that moment when you visit somewhere so beautiful you just need to take as many pictures as possible to remember the scene? I recently had the awesome opportunity to visit Wente Vineyards in Livermore Valley, right outside of San Francisco.  I was excited for the ...

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There's nothing better than a sweet Raspberry Lemon Drop Martini! Easy to make and perfect for Spring and Summer! Favorite Cocktail!!

Raspberry Lemon Drop Martinis

Raspberry Lemon Drop Martinis, always a fruity favorite! Raspberry Lemon Drops are one of those drinks that just SCREAMS Summer.  It's beautiful, refreshing, and so tasty.  And it doesn't hurt that I love the color.  So vibrant just from the fruit! ...

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30 juicy burger recipes that are perfect for any grill out and make your stomach growl.

30 Juicy Burger Recipes for Summer!

Hi everyone! It's Megan from The Housewife in Training Files! You know what is on the horizon? Sweet summer time! And that means one thing in my books. BBQ's and grill outs. Everything from kabobs, corn on the cobb, burgers to desserts! I love em all. But I believe we can ...

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Loaded Baked Potato Salad, the perfect BBQ side dish! Loaded with everything that's good, sour cream, cheese, bacon, chives, THE BEST POTATO SALAD!

Loaded Baked Potato Salad

Loaded Baked Potato Salad, the ultimate BBQ side dish! I just flew back to Saint Louis last night from a week long adventure in California! Four stops, around 600 miles in a car, DELICIOUS wine, great conversation, and so many memories (more details to come asap!).  I'M ...

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It doesn't get better than Loaded Cowboy Burgers with Spicy BBQ Mayo! Cheese, bacon, avocado, onion rings, ALL THE TOPPINGS! BEST BURGER EVER!

Loaded Cowboy Burgers with Spicy BBQ Mayo

It doesn't get better than Loaded Cowboy Burgers with Spicy BBQ Mayo.  BBQ dreams do come true! You guys.  These burgers.  I'm in love! I basically took all of my favorite ingredients and threw them together...and I'm in love.  The best burger ever, perfect for celebrating ...

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Grilled Fruit Kebabs with White Chocolate Drizzle. Love these healthy fruit skewers! Perfect for kids!

Grilled Fruit Kebabs with White Chocolate Drizzle

Simple and delicious Grilled Fruit Kebabs with White Chocolate Drizzle will be the hit of any BBQ! If you're in the need of a simple, delicious, and healthy (oh, and fun to boot!) BBQ side dish or dessert, you've come to the right place! These Grilled Fruit Kebabs with ...

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