Easy {Slow Cooker} Pulled Pork

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  Are you looking for an easy and hearty dinner?  This is it!  My husband and son are huge Pulled Pork fans.  Here’s my friend Janelle’s recipe from Comfy In the Kitchen. Janelle writes:  I wish I could explain why I love pulled pork so much.   It’s not the most “girlie” dish on the menu, but it sure is one of the most delicious. Adding that this recipe is made in the crockpot, pushes over the edge to my personal award of “the best ever”. Delicious and “comfy” …gotta love it. You can serve this alone with sides of your choice […]

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CopyCat Cracker Barrel Blackberry Syrup

CopyCat Cracker Barrel Blackberry Syrup

Janelle from Comfy in the Kitchen is here today with this “comfy” Blackberry Syrup recipe for your pancakes! Janelle writes: I was eating breakfast with my dear friend Melanie when we started talking about what we craved while we were pregnant.  Mel mentioned how she craved Cracker Barrel’s pancakes topped with hot blackberries . Ooooo….that sounded so good!!!   So, I just had to take a “crack” at making them myself. So, in honor of pregnancy cravings and friendship- here’s the recipe. Mmmmmm…… Smoosh 2 small cartons of blackberries like so… (thank you, girls- great job!) *As we were smooshing, we […]

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“No-Bake” Peanut Butter & Chocolate Chip Balls

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Janelle from Comfy in the Kitchen is back with us today with this wonderful, quick and easy “No Bake” cookie! Janelle writes: Oh wow, wow, wow, wow. I am so excited to share this recipe with you!!!! Recently, I was the recipient of a delicious {and very heart warming} meal ministry….the sender gave me a dessert labeled “Monster Cookies”{It was a secret recipe- bummer!}. Well, I knew I couldn’t live a day without trying to figure out how to recreate these amazing little masterpieces of awesomeness. So, here is my best effort- boy, are these gooooooooood. A sweet friend of […]

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Easy & Sweet – Garlic Glazed Chicken

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Janelle from Comfy in the Kitchen is here today with the perfect family dinner.  Just add baked beans and cucumber salad and you are all set! Janelle writes: My mom forwarded me this recipe and my, oh, my is it a keeper! As you know, I’m a huge fan of sweet and savory dishes- this one is no exception! Enjoy! Chop fresh garlic – it’s gotta be fresh for this recipe {I know, I know- I don’t like the smell of it on my hands for days either….but it’s worth it for this one}. In a small/medium pan add olive oil […]

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Chocolate Chip Blonde Brownies

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Are you looking for a dessert to take to your next Bible Study or Pot Luck Dinner?  Janelle from Comfy in the Kitchen has a wonderfully delicious and easy recipe for us today! Janelle writes: Words from my dear friend, Amy (An alias has been used to protect the reputation of this “said friend”): “Janelle, these are the best things I’ve ever tasted – they are like a cloud of deliciousness. I thought I was going to bite into a chewy bar, but it wasn’t so- it was…. fluffy and….and….. cloud-like! Can I eat the entire pan?” Bahaaa…I warned her […]

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Asparagus Wrapped in Bacon

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Janelle from Comfy In The Kitchen is back with this amazing side dish! Janelle writes: The maple bacon paired up with cracked black pepper and sea salt makes this sweet and savory dish a winner! A side that looks fancy, but is soooo easy. Enjoy roasted in the oven {as shown} or grilled! Trim the bottoms of your asparagus so they are even with one another {about 1-2 inches} and rinse. Bundle 5-6 together, wrap tightly with one piece of uncooked maple bacon -seal with a toothpick. Line up bundles in a foiled lined 9×13 baking pan {I would steer […]

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Candace Cameron Bure’s Turkey Tacos

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This is an old picture from the summer of 2013 when Candace Cameron Bure came to visit my Ohio blogging friends.  She stayed with Clare from Peak 313 and included Ruth from the Better Mom, Janelle from Comfy in the Kitchen and ME! for dinner and hanging out. So today – Janelle from Comfy in the Kitchen (the brunette on the bottom left of the collage) is cooking up: Candace’s Turkey Taco Recipe from Candace’s book Reshaping It All (which happens to be just $3.99 on Kindle right now 😉 ) Janelle writes: Last week my family enjoyed an excellent […]

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Easy Skillet Potatoes

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Today Janelle from Comfy in the Kitchen is back with a comfy side dish for us!  My favorite part – you don’t have to peel the potatoes! Easy peasy! Janelle writes: This is a very simple recipe you can make during the weeknights. I use peanut oil to fry potatoes because it makes them crisp!   You can make this side dish for dinner or breakfast. If you are making them for breakfast, let me suggest to fry bacon in a skillet, then fry your potatoes in the bacon renderings. Then, crumble the bacon on top. (*This is a naturally […]

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Easy Chicken Teriyaki Wings

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Janelle from Comfy in the Kitchen is back with this Easy Chicken Teriyaki Wings recipe! Janelle writes: Ahhhh wings. For some reason, they are a “big deal” in this house. Watching “the game” and eating wings go hand in hand. I don’t know about you, but there are times I get very disappointed by the wings I purchase from a pizza shop. They’re not cheap and at times, they are a little on the puny side. Here’s a great recipe that will be sure to please the sport’s fans in your home – I know I get plenty of cheers […]

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Ultimate Twice Baked Potatoes

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Janelle from Comfy in the Kitchen has a great side dish to add to any meal! Janelle writes: There’s somethin special ’bout them taters…there suuuuure is! These ultimate twice baked potatoes are simple to make, are ohhh so tasty and are a definite crowd pleaser. Make sure to add this recipe to your next get together!  They may look a little “fancy”, but only you will know they are just “comfy”  *Gluten-Free Preheat oven to 400. Wash, dry, and poke potatoes with a fork on both sides. Roll in olive oil and sprinkle with sea salt. Bake in the oven […]

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Baked Caramel Apples Recipe – A Side Dish or Ice Cream Topper!

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  Janelle from Comfy in the Kitchen has the perfect fall recipe for us!  She writes: Autumn is my favorite time of year…when the air cools, the sun shines, and the leaves turn color. One of the first things I want to do with my children is to take them to the many wonderful apple orchards we have in our area. We pick so many that our home is bursting at the seams with apples!! Here is one of my favorite apple recipes… you will LOVE the smell and taste of this comfort dish. Add it as a side, eat […]

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Overnight Slow Cooker Oatmeal

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Janelle from Comfy in the Kitchen has a comfy breakfast planned for us today! She writes: This morning I had some of my close mom friends from our children’s school over after drop-off. I whipped up an easy ham and cheese quiche, cut and washed some berries, and had this delicious oatmeal already baking overnight in the crockpot. May I just say…. it was so much easier knowing that one of my main dishes was finished even before I woke up! We had a great time over breakfast and coffee….we live in such a blessed community. Two tips for GREAT […]

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