White Chocolate Cranberry Pistachio Shortbread

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White Chocolate Cranberry Pistachio Shortbread is the prettiest treat you’ll make this holiday season!  Easy to make, these shortbread sticks are perfect for cookie trays and gifts. There’s a lot going on during the holiday season – parties, shopping, decorating, and my favorite part – baking! It’s the part I look forward to most each year. […]

Easy Accordion Tree Ornaments Craft

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These Easy Accordion Tree Ornaments are an excellent way to keep little hands busy over winter break.  Gorgeous on your tree or on top of a gift!  Winter break starts on Friday. I’ve already started coming up with a list of activities for the boys to keep them occupied over the following 17 days. What? […]

Peppermint Mocha Fudge

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This Peppermint Mocha Fudge is just BEGGING to be served up at your holiday celebration! Perfectly festive and easy too! It’s been a few weeks since I posted a fudge recipe and that, in my opinion, is about a week too long. Especially during the holidays. During the holiday season my beverage of choice is a peppermint […]

35 Festive Christmas Cookies!

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35 Festive Christmas Cookies for your holiday entertaining needs! Hard to believe that Christmas is less than two weeks away! If you’re still working out your holiday entertaining menu, I’ve got the cookies covered here.  35 perfectly festive cookies from some of your favorite bloggers. Peppermint, chocolate, ginger and more! All the fabulous flavors of […]

Chocolate Caramel Christmas Wands + BEST Kids Table!

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Chocolate Caramel Christmas Wands are a breeze to make and are perfectly festive! Great for gift giving, parties, and more! Do you remember when you were a kid and sitting at the kids table totally SUCKED. I mean, who wants to sit at a kids table?? I would so much rather be at the grown ups table. […]

$500 Visa Gift Card Christmas Shopping Spree Giveaway!

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Who wants to win a $500 VISA Gift Card for a Christmas shopping spree?? I’ve got an amazing giveaway just for you! It’s time for yet another giveaway here at Mom On Timeout! Tis the season for giving after all :) I’ve teamed up with an AMAZING group of bloggers to give you a chance […]

Perfect Soft Ginger Cookies

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With plenty of spice and warmth, these Perfect Soft Ginger Cookies are just what your holiday season has been waiting for! Ginger cookies. The quintessential Christmas cookie that needs to happen in your house sometime this season. I have a number of ginger cookie recipes that I adore.  I’m spoiled year-round by my sister who makes ginger […]

Martha Washington Candies

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These Martha Washington Candies are an excellent addition to your holiday celebrations, are ideal for gift giving, and look impressive on a cookie tray! I have been feeling a little nostalgic these past few weeks as I think about the upcoming holiday season.  So many of our family traditions have died away the past few years as family has […]

Adorable Clay Pot Snowman

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These Adorable Clay Pot Snowman are so fun to make! They make a perfect afternoon project and the options are endless! Is anyone else obsessed with snowmen during the holiday season? Every time I see one I just want to HUG IT!  These clay pot snowmen are unfortunately not huggable but boy oh boy are […]

Slow Cooker Gingerbread Mocha

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A delicious holiday beverage made right in your slow cooker! This Slow Cooker Gingerbread Mocha tastes just like cookies…but better! My boys are addicted to ginger cookies.  Most of you may think that it’s a seasonal flavor but, well, you’re wrong :) My sister Melissa is a cookie baker extraordinaire and she happens to know […]

KitchenAid Mixer Giveaway – 1 For You + 1 For A Friend

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Tis the season for giveaways and this one’s amazing! Time for another giveaway! I mean, tis the season and all :) Today I’ve teamed up with 8 AWESOME bloggers to bring  you this fantastic giveaway! We’re giving away ONE KitcheAid Mixer to YOU and ANOTHER KitchenAid Mixer to a friend! LOVE these types of giveaway and […]

Peppermint Shortbread Cookies

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These festive Peppermint Shortbread Cookies are the perfect addition to your holiday cookie trays this year! With only five ingredients, they are quick and easy to make and look so gosh darn pretty! This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Capital One. All opinions are 100% mine. There is something about […]

Easy DIY Paper Cone Trees

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Create a festive forest this holiday season with these easy DIY Paper Cone Trees! Tis the season…for fun crafts! I swear I make more crafts in the holiday months than I do for the rest of the year. Reece and Bryce totally expect it and it’s definitely becoming tradition for us to break out the […]

Bacon Ranch Beer Cheeseball

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Without a doubt, this is what you want to serve at your next party. This Bacon Ranch Beer Cheeseball will blow any other appetizer you’ve ever had out of the water. It’s just that good. Last week I had the most amazing opportunity to attend a foodie walking tour in San Francisco hosted by Negra Modelo […]

Maple Cinnamon Glazed Peanut Butter Cookies

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Today we’re taking peanut butter cookies to a whole new level.  These Maple Cinnamon Glazed Peanut Butter Cookies are going to rock your world with their sweet maple and warm cinnamon flavors.  Thanks to Skippy Peanut Butter for inviting me to me a part of their holiday YIPPEE campaign! Baking has been a part of […]

Easy Gift Wrap Medallion Ornaments

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Decorate your tree with style this year! These easy Gift Wrap Medallion Ornaments are so easy to make and add a festive flair to your tree and Christmas gifts! A fun craft for kids of all ages! I have to admit something.  I’ve been listening to Christmas music all week long and I am just […]

Slow Cooker Spiced Cranberry Chutney

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The refreshing flavor of this Slow Cooker Spiced Cranberry Chutney is the perfect addition to your holiday table! I’ve been sharing lots of great holiday recipes the past few weeks hoping to make your holidays a little bit easier.  Today I’ve got another slow cooker recipe that is the perfect addition to your holiday meal. […]

50 Slow Cooker Holiday Recipes

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Let’s have a slow cooker holiday season! More than 50 Slow Cooker Holiday Recipes to get you out of the kitchen and spending more time with your family! There is nothing I love better during the holiday season than spending time with my loved ones…the food does come in a close second though.  I am […]

The Best Turkey Gravy Recipe

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Silky smooth and perfectly rich, this really is the BEST Turkey Gravy recipe around! Big claim right? Well the good news is I can totally back it up :) This is a classic turkey gravy recipe with a little twist…but we’ll get to that in a minute. So last week I shared my slow cooker […]

Favorite Things Giveaway: $50 Amazon + $50 Target Gift Cards

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Time for a giveaway!  I’m giving away a $50 Target Gift Card and a $50 Amazon Gift Card because I truly appreciate each and every one of you! Thank you for being a loyal follower of Mom On Timeout! It’s that time of year again…time for my annual favorite things giveaway! This year I’m doing […]

Slow Cooker Citrus and Herb Turkey Breast

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This Slow Cooker Citrus and Herb Turkey Breast is, hands down, the most amazing turkey you will ever eat! Juicy, tender, succulent and bursting with flavor, this recipe is a necessary addition to your holiday feast! I’m just going to come right out and say this…this recipe will produce THE BEST turkey you’ve ever eaten […]