Enjoying a Family Meal Together Using Marie Callender’s Frozen Meals + Fresh Ingredients

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Our family loves eating dinner at the table together and we try our best to do so as much as possible. It’s something I grew up with – my mom had dinner ready every night by the time my father came home from work and we sat down soon after as a family to eat. […]

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5 Father’s Day Gift Ideas Under $30 for the Artist or Gamer in Your Life

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Father’s Day is right around the corner with this Sunday the 15th being the designated day we honor those special men in our and our children’s lives. While it’s customary to see Father’s Day gift ideas and gift guides full of sports items (especially golf), grilling gadgets, and tools, not all fathers are into such […]

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Simple Fresh Tomato and Mozzarella Cheese Salad {Recipe}

Recipes

Fresh tomatoes will soon be at their peak this summer and your local Walmart’s fresh produce section will have lots of great tomato varieties to choose from. I am currently the only one in my household that truly enjoys a good tomato; my husband will eat tomatoes, but sparingly and usually mixed in a green […]

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Maleficent Explores Background of Sleeping Beauty Villain, But Left Me Wanting More!

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The new Disney movie, Maleficent, is not your classically animated Disney musical fairy tale, as it explores a very dark side to an old princess-happily-ever-after narrative. Maleficent delves into the story of how a sweet and unquestioning girl journeys down a path to become a dark, vengeful woman - the one who curses an innocent baby in Disney’s original […]

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Modern Arroz con Maiz: Cooking Puerto Rican Yellow Rice with Corn (in a Rice Cooker) {Recipe}

Puerto Rico

Arroz con maiz (yellow rice with corn) is one of my favorite rice dishes. You may think all yellow rice recipes taste the same, but the different ingredients added to the rice do bring unique flavors and textures to your yellow rice, making for special variations. Arroz con maiz has become a favorite of mine […]

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