Blueberry Banana Muffins

Delicious, easy to make muffins that are the hit of any breakfast table..

My family loves breakfast. Somewhere down the line, I managed to spoil them with baked treats every morning instead of the standard cheerios. Buying baked treats for breakfast can get kind of costly, and I don’t always get to the store in time, so I have learned to start making my own baked treats with […]

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Jalapeño Bacon Bombs

Jalapeño Bacon Bombs | The Halfway Homemaker

I have to admit something. I may be a bacon addict. I think pretty much everything tastes better with bacon. How can you beat crispy, yummy, deliciousness? Nothing is better than a freshly cooked piece of bacon – any time of day. Bacon is also a great way to add oomph to your dishes. I […]

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My Go-To Thanksgiving Recipes

My Go-To Thanksgiving Recipes | The Halfway Homemaker

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays, because, well, it involves food. I love to cook, and I am always up for an excuse to make a delicious holiday meal, even though I feel like sometimes I get in over my head. In order to make Thanksgiving easier, I have pared down my substantial list […]

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Grown-Up Halloween Party Cocktails

Grown-Up Halloween Party Cocktails | The Halfway Homemaker

My favorite holiday, hands-down, is Halloween. I love the scary movies – the fall leaves (that I actually get to experience now) and all the delicious, fun treats of the season. I am knee-deep in preparations for my son’s birthday party. I love to throw him Halloween-themed parties, but wouldn’t it be fun to have […]

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Creamy Lemon Gelato

Creamy Lemon Gelato Recipe. Easy to make perfect for a lazy hot summer day.

I admit, I have a love affair with lemons. From dressing to sweets, drinks and more, I am always looking for more ways to use lemons. But this recipe for creamy lemon gelato is one of my favorites. I miss our huge lemon tree at the house we rented by the beach. The overabundance of lemons […]

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Lemon Dressing

Lemon Dressing | The Halfway Homemaker

My absolute favorite salad dressing is so simple, but so delicious. I came upon it when I subscribed to Blue Apron, and have been making it ever since. It is deceptively simple, but the depth of flavor and – let’s face it – cheese make it a winning addition to any meal. I also love […]

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Lemon Squares

Halfway Homemaker's Lemon Squares

Ok, these are my absolute favorite. My grandmother used to make them all of the time, they were he go to (besides tortilla rollups!) and they were the best on a hot summer day. I have tried the boxed kind and plenty of recipes over the years, but they never had the right ratio of […]

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Cast Iron Spatchcocked Chicken

Cast Iron Spatchcocked Chicken

This recipe is easy enough for a weeknight dinner, but impressive enough for a small dinner party. My husband loves coming home to the smell of roast chicken, and I love the crispy skin. Preheat Oven to 450 Degrees Heat Cast Iron Skillet High Heat. Add in bacon drippings, olive oil or duck fat to […]

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Tasty Tuesdays January 27th

Tasty Tuesdays | The Halfway Homemaker

Welcome, and thank you for joining me on another Tasty Tuesdays with Tammy and Jennifer! First, I wanted to share my Warm Spinach Salad. This is my absolute favorite salad. It is warm, crunchy, tangy and still tastes fresh. And of course, it has bacon!  Now, on to the main event! Jennifer from Simple Hacks Living and […]

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