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Crock Pot Chicken and Dumplings

Easy Crock Pot Chicken and Dumplings. Juicy chicken breasts cooked to tender perfection in the slow cooker in a rich creamy sauce. Shortcut dumplings make this deliciously comforting meal effortless for a family favorite everyone will agree on.

The Best Banana Cake

This is, hands down, the BEST banana cake I’ve ever had.  It’s soft, moist and rich all at the same time!  Once cooled this cake is topped with a totally irresistible lemon cream cheese frosting for a perfect dessert your family will love. I love a good banana cake, it just reminds me of being a…

Crock Pot Mac and Cheese

Crockpot Mac and Cheese is super rich & bursting with sharp cheesy flavor. Toss all the ingredients together and let them simmer in the crockpot, then dinner is ready!

Easy Banana Bread Recipe

This easy Banana Bread recipe is a no-fail favorite that comes out perfect every time! While it sounds crazy, a little mayonnaise (which is oil and eggs) added into the mix makes it super moist – the reviews speak for themselves! With fast prep, this delicious bread will become your go-to recipe!

4 Ingredient Chicken Rice Casserole

Chicken Rice Casserole makes for a crowd-pleasing dinner that comes together in under 5 minutes of prep time. Made with only 4 ingredients, this dish has juicy chicken breasts and tender rice in a deliciously creamy sauce. This is a casserole that meal packs a lot of flavor in a filling one dish dinner and…

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