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Churros 101: The Mexican Style Churros

Mexican Style Churros are fried dough perfection coated in cinnamon sugar. Make them at home with this easy recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

This Mexican Style Churros recipe has been updated August 2016 as part of the #ThrowbackThursday photography project where I add better pictures to already delicious recipes. Enjoy!  Who needs a little cinnamon sugar? The Godmother, who is in a third-person sort of mood today, agrees that cinnamon sugar is a magical combination. Add a little fried dough and this is sweet street-food heaven!…

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Blog Recipes/ Desserts and Sweets

Spanish Churros and Chocolate

 Spanish churros and chocolate are a common snack or even breakfast in Spain. This recipe - inspired by a trip to visit family - is a surprisingly easy Spanish treat. * Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

Spanish churros and chocolate are a common snack or even breakfast in Spain. This recipe – inspired by a trip to visit family – is a surprisingly easy Spanish treat. Let’s get international darlings! This week is devoted to a street food popular the world-over, the churro. I have two fabulous recipes for you to show the difference between – as far as I know – the two major styles of…

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Beverages

Marvelous Mint Lemonade

Marvelous Mint Lemonade Recipe * GoodieGodmother.com

This post for Marvelous Mint Lemonade has been updated September 2016 as part of the #ThrowbackThursday photography project where I add better photos to already delicious recipes! Enjoy! My mint plant is indestructible. It always seems that just when I think my black thumb has finally gotten to it because the pot is just a forest of small sticks, a few tiny green leaves emerge and then… MINT EVERYWHERE! …

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Appetizers & Party Snacks/ Blog Recipes

Mini Corn Dogs

Enjoy fair food at home! Mini corn dog recipe from scratch

I hope you all had a beautiful Independence Day weekend! We stayed in town since we already have a rather substantial road trip coming up (ha!). Over the weekend we had the pleasure of sharing an evening with some friends for BBQ and a fire. Everyone brought a dish and I wanted something quintessentially summer and, ‘Merica. 😉 Looking in our fridge, I spied a package of hot dogs and…

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Appetizers & Party Snacks/ Blog Recipes/ Side Dishes

Preserved Lemon Hummus

Preserved lemons add the most refreshing flavor to this creamy hummus recipe. Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

This post was updated 7/2015 as part of the #ThrowbackThursday photography project where I take new pictures for older blog recipes that, while delicious, had less than stellar representation the first time around. When I was a kid, hummus had nowhere near the popularity it does now. It was an “exotic” food relegated to health food stores, Middle Eastern restaurants, and maybe making a guest appearance on an upscale deli’s…

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Blog Recipes/ Slow Cooker Recipes/ Soups & Stews

Chicken Pesto Slow Cooker Soup

Delicious, healthy, comforting, and filling! This slow cooker chicken pesto soup is a hearty meal perfect for chilly weather!

This post updated October 2015 as part of the #ThrowbackThursday photography project. There are no old photos because apparently I was so embarrassed that I removed them previously and left the post without pictures.  Baby Girl entered our lives just under twelve weeks ago. Some things have changed dramatically, and other things have stayed the same, but the one thing that absolutely floors me is how quickly the time is passing. I saw…

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Blog Recipes/ Main Dishes

Chicken Cheese Tortellini Casserole (Freezer Friendly)

You know That Feeling that strikes you on Those Days? Sometimes That Feeling is good, and sometimes it’s not so good, but recently in Godmotherland, That Feeling has been beautiful, and in turn, humbling. Remember last month when I shared my goals for 2014? I wanted to simplify so I could better appreciate the wonderful moments in life. I think it’s happened. I’m typing this post while baby girl is…

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Blog Recipes/ Cakes and Cupcakes/ Desserts and Sweets

Salted Caramel Chocolate Lava Cake

Make salted caramel lava cakes at home with this easy recipe! A delicious Valentine's Day dessert idea brought to you by GoodieGodmother.com

This post updated January 2016 as part of the #ThrowbackThursday photography project where I add delicious new photos to already delectable recipes. Enjoy! The Godfather and I have always stayed in for Valentine’s Day… remember the 17 hour key lime cheesecake I mentioned in this post? That was from our first Valentine’s Day together. At first we alternated years cooking for each other, but it’s devolved into us just making…

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Blog Recipes/ Main Dishes

Lemon Chicken Pasta

We’ve been all about mastering quick and delicious meals here at the Godmother’s house the past few weeks. Our little one is just over a month old and I’m realizing how quickly she’s growing. On one hand, I’m excited because it means we’ll be able to do so many things together and I’ll get to teach her and watch her discover the world around her. But then, time is passing…

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Blog Recipes/ Main Dishes

Copycat Chick-fil-A nuggets (almost)

It's easy to make your own Chick-fil-A nuggets at home! Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

This post updated 7/2015 as part of the #ThrowbackThursday photography project where I’ve challenged myself to re-shoot old photos from ye olden days where I knew nothing about photography. Enjoy! I’m sort of consistently cooking again ya’ll! This is very exciting. It’s amazing how time efficient one becomes when there are many things to juggle. I love being busy and so the Mary is very happy.…

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Blog Recipes/ Breakfast/ Cookies and Macarons

Cranberry Dark Chocolate Breakfast Cookies

Loaded with oats, nuts, dried cranberries, and dark chocolate, these make-ahead breakfast cookies are freezer-friendly & pair perfectly with a latte or milk. Recipe on GoodieGodmother.com

This post for Cranberry Dark Chocolate Breakfast Cookies updated April 2016 as part of the #ThrowbackThursday photography project where I add better photos to already delicious recipes! Enjoy! I thought I’d have plenty of time to relax and catch up on my blogging over maternity leave… I’m off for a few weeks with just an infant at home, I’ll have plenty of time! How much work could one tiny human…

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