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Here Comes the Bride Bars

Big changes are in store for my family: this spring my younger sister will marry her high school sweetheart. Then in the summer, our brother and his girlfriend will tie the knot. Two weddings in four months! Crazy, right? These weeks of preparation have been hectic with planning and jam-packed with parties. We have so much to celebrate!

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Ham It Up After Easter

I love a nice bone-in ham for Easter dinner, but we always have a lot left over. Of course there are ham sandwiches, and omelets with ham and cheese, but when you tire of those it’s nice to have another option or two. I found this Ham & Veggie Pasta with Swiss and it was a perfect, easy way to use up some ham and make a great meal.

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How To Improve On A Classic: Toasted Onion Mashed Potatoes

With Easter just around the corner, I thought I’d try something new. My sweet potatoes were a hit on Thanksgiving, but I want to try something different as a side dish for Easter dinner. When I found these Toasted Onion Mashed Potatoes, I knew they’d be the perfect side. Who doesn’t love onions sautéed in butter?

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Get Crafty with Simple Spring Baskets

With my wedding date fast approaching, there are so many little details that need to be finished up. A couple weekends ago, we finalized the bridesmaid dresses. I was able to spend some time with most of my bridesmaids, which was fun since we don’t usually get to all be in the same place at once. All in all, it was a great weekend, but then I realized the only member of our bridal party (that lives within driving distance) that I had not seen that weekend was our ring bearer, Cade.

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A Taste of the Tropics – Coconut Lime Layer Cake

During March my son Kyle and I joined friends on a cruise of the Mexican Riviera. It was a wonderful escape from the snow and cold of Minnesota. While on the cruise I enjoyed taking a tour of the ship’s kitchen. It was during the tour that I discovered that most of the beautiful and delicious desserts served on board were actually made from scratch right there on the ship.

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Land O'Lakes Test Kitchen Experts

The Test Kitchen creates the Land O'Lakes recipes you trust. Take a look behind the scenes to learn how they do it.

Friends of the Test Kitchen

Get inspired by our favorite bloggers as they invite you in their kitchen to dish on recipes and feeding those they love.

Special Guest

• Ree Drummond •

As a busy mom who writes about food, family and living on her ranch in Oklahoma, the kitchen is Ree's frontier.

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• Sadie •

Sadie is a creative cook who looks for culinary inspiration everywhere. Her family's small dairy farm in Minnesota has been a part of the Land O'Lakes cooperative since 2005.

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