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The Perfect State Fair Lemonade Recipe

The Perfect State Fair Lemonade Recipe

Another thing we’ve really missed going to this year is the various state and county fairs across our region. From the famous Iowa State Fair to our local Scott County Fair, every single one has been cancelled. Some of them tried to c ...
Pumpkin Pie with Cheerios Crust Recipe

Pumpkin Pie with Cheerios Crust Recipe

The pandemic has really thrown us a curve ball. Our summer was supposed to be filled with trips to game conventions where Hues and Cues would be promoted mixed with college visits for Madison to make an informed choice on college. Instead, ...
Flavorful Vegetable Dip Recipe

Flavorful Vegetable Dip Recipe

As Madison enters her senior year and Kennedy her junior, I’ve come to the hard realization that they are no longer little kids, but actually young adults. They can do things like bake cookies, run to pick up lunch and even fill up th ...
30-Minute Chicken Ramen Bowl Recipe

30-Minute Chicken Ramen Bowl Recipe

I was at the neighbor’s house recently while her college-bound daughter was home on a weekend break from her summer internship. As I chatted with her mom and dad, she was hard at work making some fancy salad to package in individual s ...
Kid-Friendly Slow Cooker Mongolian Beef

Kid-Friendly Slow Cooker Mongolian Beef

We came upon the realization that we haven’t been teaching the kids well. Don’t misunderstand, they’re doing just fine in school and we still feel strongly that the lessons and social cues they pick up while playing board ...
Busy? Try this Simple Goulash Recipe

Busy? Try this Simple Goulash Recipe

Scott and I came from very different backgrounds. Until he was an adult, Scott never lived in the same place for more than a couple years. His parents were employed by the government which meant moving on demand. On the other hand, I lived ...
Try This Amazing Banana Bread Truffles Recipe

Try This Amazing Banana Bread Truffles Recipe

Remember waaayyy back to yesterday when we told you about Banana Bandits, the 3D board game of monkeys climbing their way across the board, ultimately collecting bananas coins on the top of the tower? Maybe if you’ve been a SahmReview ...
Breakfast or Dessert? Fried Candy Corn Recipe

Breakfast or Dessert? Fried Candy Corn Recipe

One thing I’ve realized over the years is that I’ve come by my sweet tooth honestly. Like my fair skin and red hair, I inherited this trait from my dad. Growing up, I remember mom making banana cream and lemon meringue pies all ...
Sweet Bacon and Mustard Spinach Salad

Sweet Bacon and Mustard Spinach Salad

One of the things I love about summer is the opportunity to have fresh produce. Growing up in Iowa has been synonymous with from field to table. Summers are awesome because I can hit the farmer’s market and grab a variety of fresh pro ...
DIY Caramel Apple Lollipop Tutorial

DIY Caramel Apple Lollipop Tutorial

By now you know I’m not a whiz in the kitchen. I still make family recipes whenever I have the chance, but rarely venture outside of my comfort zone and try something new. On the other hand, Scott isn’t afraid to experiment with ...