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Mom’s Ham Glaze Recipe

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Recipe: Mom’s Ham Glaze

Every Easter for as long as I can remember, we’ve had a baked ham. We also have ham at Christmas, and on my birthday. I really, really love baked ham. I love it because my mom made this glaze of pineapples and brown sugar that was just soooooo delicious! I would look forward to dinner and leftovers more than the holiday itself sometimes. Today, I share with you my mom’s simple and delicious ham glaze recipe for the next time you make a ham for your family! Continue reading Mom’s Ham Glaze Recipe

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Maple Walnut Pecan Chicken

Maple Pecan Walnut Chicken Recipe by Katie Crafts;

Recipe: Maple Walnut Pecan Chicken

I love a good baked chicken recipe- especially one that only takes 30 minutes to make! My friend (hey Hoffff!) made it for me a few years ago and I loved it. The following week I made it for my husband and he loved it. Then I made it for my Dad and Sister a few weeks after that and they loved it. Then my Dad made it for my Aunt and well- you can see where this is going. It’s obviously a winner in our family- and hopefully it will be in yours too!

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Easter Recipe: Bird’s Nest Cupcakes

Easter Recipe: Bird's Nest Cupcakes by Katie Crafts;

Easter Recipe: Bird’s Nest Cupcakes (+ cream cheese frosting recipe!)

I really enjoyed sharing the idea last week for chocolate dipped Peeps, and wanted to keep the Easter recipes rolling! This is one I’ve been making for years and is a favorite of kids and adults alike! The cake recipe itself doesn’t matter (I do my aunt’s top secret carrot cake recipe, but you can do whatever you like!) but the cream cheese frosting and toppings are what make these little nests special! Continue reading Easter Recipe: Bird’s Nest Cupcakes

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Chocolate Covered Easter Peeps

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Recipe: Chocolate Covered Easter Peeps!

It’s getting close enough to Easter now that I can start sharing some fun Easter crafts and recipes! Next week I’ll post my super adorable “bird’s nest cupcakes,” but for today we’re going simple with melted chocolate and everyone’s favorite sugary marshmallow treats! Continue reading Chocolate Covered Easter Peeps

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The Husband’s Recipe Box: Crockpot Chicken Cordon Bleu

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WHOA! Do you guys smell that? It totally smells like Chicken Cordon Bleu in a Crockpot to me! While Katie was away partying with the ladies this weekend, I decided to hunker down in the kitchen with our two cats, Lucky and Mabel, to recreate one of the first meals I ever made for her! Continue reading The Husband’s Recipe Box: Crockpot Chicken Cordon Bleu

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Shamrock Shake Recipe

Shamrock Shake Recipe by Katie Crafts;


Recipe: Shamrock Shake!

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day! I spent hours slaving away in the kitchen to come up with a very special treat just for you! Okay, fine. I spent about 5 minutes in the kitchen, but that’s all you’ll need to make my version of the infamous McDonald’s Shamrock Shake! Continue reading Shamrock Shake Recipe