Category: COOKING

Homemade Lunchables
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Homemade Lunchables

Most kids love anything mini to eat. That is why lunchables are such a hit with kiddos. However, they hit my wallet hard. Those small prepackaged meals are not cheap…especially when I am buying for 4 kids. Some common staples in the Taff house are Cheese blocks, lunchmeat, crackers or any sort, and fruit. This […]

Cooking On WIC: Breakfast Casserole
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Cooking On WIC: Breakfast Casserole

WIC Items Needed: 6 – 8 eggs Cheese Shredded 1/2 c milk Non WIC Items: 1 Can Crescent Rolls Sausage Crumbles Preheat Oven as crescent Rolls Direct on package 1. Line bottom of 9×13 pan with Crescent Rolls. Pinching ends together so there are no open seams. 2. Sprinkle Sausage Crumbles & cheese over Crescent […]

Tator Tot Casserole
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Tator Tot Casserole

Ingredients: 1 bag frozen tator tots 2 cans Cream of Mushroom Soup 1 lb Ground Meat Browned (I use Turkey) 2 cups Shredded Cheese *Vegetables of choice ( broccoli, spinach, green beans, corn work great)* Optional Line 9×13 pan with frozen tator tots. Mix Meat, Soup, 1 cup of cheese, in a bowl. *This is […]

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins
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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

Fall means baking in my house. Something about this time of year makes me wanna bake special treats. Especially these muffins! Truthfully, I do not really like anything Pumpkin flavored. However, these Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins are my guilty pleasure. Wherever I take them, people rant about them. They are so moist, and I think […]

Cooking On WIC: Salsa Chicken
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Cooking On WIC: Salsa Chicken

WIC Foods Needed: 1 can Black Beans ( drained) 1 can Corn (drained) Tortillas Cheese Other Foods Needed: Chicken Breasts 1 can Salsa of choice 1. Add 2 chicken breasts into crockpot 2. Add Beans, corn, and salsa into crockpot 3. Cook on low for 6 hours or until chicken is cooked through 4. Shred […]

Cooking on WIC: Homemade Onion Rings
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Cooking on WIC: Homemade Onion Rings

WIC foods needed: Onion, Bran cereal, Eggs 1.Cut the ends off onions, peel off outer layers and slice onion into 1/2 inch slices and separate ( the ones in my picture are too thin #FAIL) 2.Grind up your favorite Fiber cereal ( either Bran flakes, or Corn flakes work great) * optional – add your […]

Cooking on WIC: Peanut Butter Kix Crunch
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Cooking on WIC: Peanut Butter Kix Crunch

Ingredients: 1c Peanut Butter 1/2c Dry Milk 4 tbs melted butter 6c Kix Cereal *optional, 1c raisins 1. Mix Butter, dry milk, and peanut butter together in a bowl. 2. Spray a 13×9 pan 3. mix Peanut Butter mixture, and Cereal together (add raisins if using them) 4. Spread evenly in pan 5. Bake for […]