Silhouette Cameo Giveaway and BLACK FRIDAY Announcement!

Silhouette Cameo Giveaway from dineanddish.net

Enter to win a Silhouette Cameo! Return to Dine & Dish on November 28th for an Exclusive BLACK FRIDAY coupon for Dine & Dish readers from Silhouette America. You won’t want to miss it!  Friends!! I’m so excited to share this giveaway with you today because I know over on the Dine & Dish Facebook…

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Be Festive! {Recipe: Deck the Halls Biscotti}

Deck the Halls Biscotti from www.dineanddish.net

I just read something that says there are 35 days until Christmas! Can you believe it? I’m going to continue focusing on Thanksgiving until next Friday, then it’s going to be all Christmas all the time around our house. It’s my absolute favorite holiday and I can’t wait! For the first time ever I’ve already…

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Eggnog Love {Recipe: Eggnog Cheesecake Bars}

Eggnog Cheesecake Bars from dineanddish.net

I’m honored to be a part of the 2013 Kraft Tastemaker Community, where I am teaming up with Kraft Foods to bring you family friendly recipes using common ingredients found in your pantry!  Is it too soon in the holiday season to talk eggnog? Because I’m not trying to rush past Thanksgiving by any means, but…

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Connect Through Reading {Kindle Paperwhite Giveaway!}

Kindle Paperwhite Giveaway as part of www.dineanddish.net 7 years of blogging celebration!

Book reviews of  Eleanor & Park, Looking for Alaska, Go Ask Alice, The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane, Tell the Wolves I’m Home and The Ocean at the End of the Lane. Plus, as part of the Dine & Dish 7 Year Blogging Celebration, I’m giving away a fabulous Kindle Paperwhite!  Friends, I’m so excited…

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Food is Love {Recipe: Italian Cheese Bread}

Italian Cheese Bread from www.dineanddish.net

 A warm and cheesy loaf of Italian Cheese Bread would be a great way to give the gift of dairy to friends and neighbors this holiday season. Thanks to Midwest Dairy for sponsoring this recipe.  I’ve eluded to the fact that I was married before in this post…let’s just get that out of the way….

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Giving Thanks for the Everyday Things

Giving Thanks Hallmark Cards

  Thanks to Hallmark for sponsoring this post.  As many of you know, I completed my first half marathon a few weeks ago. I had so much anxiety leading up to it, but after crossing the finish line I had such an overwhelming feeling of thanks and gratitude. The race I ran was the Kansas…

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Celebrating 7 Years of Blogging {Recipe: The Best Dinner Rolls}

The Very Best Buttery Dinner Roll Recipe - a new Thanksgiving Favorite! dineanddish.net

  The very best bread machine shaped dinner roll recipe and an Oster Bread Machine giveaway to kick off a celebration of 7 years of blogging. Friends, this is a big, big day because it’s the start of my SEVEN years of blogging celebration!! Over the next few weeks I’m going to be sharing some…

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The Pioneer Woman Cooks Cookbook Giveaway x 3!

The Pioneer Woman Perfect Pie Crust Recipe plus a cookbook giveaway at dineanddish.net

  A flaky and tender pie crust recipe that uses both Crisco and Butter from The Pioneer Woman and a signed cookbook giveaway! I’d like to tell you a little story about two bloggers. Two bloggers who sat down at their respective computers 7 years ago and started their blogs. Two bloggers who love their…

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Lipton Tea K-Cups and Platinum Plus Keurig Brewer Giveaway

Lipton Black Tea Kcup

My most utilized small appliance just got a whole lot better! You know I’ve always loved my Keurig brewer for brewing up my daily #ShotOfCoffee, but did you know that Lipton Tea has now partnered with Green Mountain Coffee Roasters to introduce new Lipton Iced Tea, Black Tea and Green Tea K-Cup Packs?  How great…

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#ThisIs40 Week 4 in Photos

This Is 40 Photo Opener

Hey all! Before I get into my #ThisIs40 Week 4 in Photos, I wanted to tell you about a new project I’ve started. So many people contact me each week for advice on writing, so I thought I’d share my free “writing workouts” with those interested. Head over to the new inspiredPrompts page on Dine…

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