Irish Corned Beef and Cabbage Recipe

irish corned beef and cabbage recipe

Irish Corned Beef and Cabbage Recipe In my family, corned beef and cabbage is a favorite dish to serve for St. Patrick’s Day. I grew up in central PA where sometimes we do things a little different. We have always made our corned beef and cabbage with canned corned beef. In fact, it wasn't until I was in my early 20’s that I even knew that corned beef could be bought in the fresh meat department at the grocery store and just means that the cut of beef was cured with salt crystals called ...

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Big Hero 6 Movie Viewing Party!

big hero 6 movie release party with baymax cupcakes

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BigHero6Release #CollectiveBias  My kids absolutely loved the movie Big Hero 6 movie when they saw it in the theater and could not wait until it came out on DVD. Luckily they don't have to wait any longer! Big Hero 6 is now available at Walmart! I ran out to pick up the movie at Walmart as soon as it was released and it is a good thing I did because they were selling fast. ...

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Easy Silhouette Project: Easter Bunny Baskets

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Easy Silhouette Project DIY Easter Bunny Baskets Happy almost spring everyone! Here in Tennessee we have our first thunderstorm warning which can only mean one thing, spring is almost here! Springtime is probably my favorite time of the year. The flowers start to bloom, it's warm without being super hot, and we get to step out into the sunshine (almost) all the time. Perfect!  ...

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12 Fun St Patricks Day Kids Crafts

St.Patricks Day Crafts

12 Fun St Patricks Day Kids Crafts Now that February is coming to a close it's time to welcome spring and the next upcoming holiday, St.Patrick's Day! St. Patrick's Day is one of my favorite holidays because my favorite color is green! And I'm also 1/4 Irish so it's fun to celebrate my ancestors history.  ...

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Valentine’s Day Dinner Menu – 15 WW Points+

Valentines Day Dinner Menu with weight watchers points

I weigh as much right now as I did when I was 42 weeks pregnant with my son who is 9 years old!!!! Yikes! (and yes you read that right, we went two weeks overdue!) While, I would not trade him for anything not even to be a size 8 again, I do think this is a wake up call to do something about my size. I wrote about getting back to balance by making one healthy choice at a time and finding ways to hold myself accountable and stay motivated. So as I contemplate Valentine's Day coming this weekend I ...

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4 Free Valentine’s Day Printables

Valentine's Day Printables

4 Free Valentine's Day Printables Happy Valentine's Week everyone! Valentine's Day is one of my favorite holidays! Who doesn't love love right!? Love and candy, roses, and parties are all the fun things about Valentine's Day. My daughter is having a Valentine's Day party at school at the end of the week and all the parents were asked to think of something fun for the kids to do. I thought I would make some fun Valentine's Day Printables for her class and share them with you guys! ...

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Massage Coupons

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Massage Coupons If you know one thing about us. You know that our relationship is built on give and take. I do not mean I give an attitude and my husband just takes it. What I mean is making time for one another and doing special things is the way you can really make sure you are giving instead of always taking. I do believe there is a love tank and if you do not take the time to do romantic things for your partner then you will end up with an out of touch relationship.  These Massage ...

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How to Bake a King Cake for Mardi Gras

The King Cake is a popular tradition that is part of the Carnival celebration that ends with Mardi Gras. Find out how to bake a King Cake.

The King Cake is a tradition that is part of the Carnival celebration that ends with Mardi Gras. During this time, people have King Cake parties.  A small plastic baby is usually hidden in or under a slice of King Cake. The guest that is lucky enough to find the baby in their piece of cake is then expected to host the next party and bake another King Cake. At our church we celebrate Shrove Tuesday on the Tuesday evening before Ash Wednesday with a pancake supper. Shrove Tuesday is another name ...

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Rice Krispie Valentine Hearts

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Rice Krispie Valentine Hearts   Valentine's Day is this week can you believe it!? My daughters class is having a Valentine's Day party in class this week and we wanted to make something that was easy, festive, and of course, tasty! These Rice Krispie Valentine's Hearts are oh-so-cute and fun to make! You can customize them in so many different ways. And the great thing about rice krispies is that with a cookie cutter you can customize them for any holiday. What I love most about ...

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Real Life Love Story

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Real Life Love Story I love a good love story. I am not sure why. I guess we all like to believe or live with love. I asked my readers awhile ago to submit their love stories. I was so grateful that I did. It helped me to realize that love has a funny way of changing us all for the better. I know my greatest love story is the moment I became a mom nothing has or will have compare to that love story. I would love to share your real life love story just email it to me realadvicegal@gmail.com ...

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