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By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
May 22nd, 2020
45 Comments
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Today, on Redhead Mom, we are sharing a Red White and Blue Mixed Berry Trifle Recipe as part of a partnered post with Voortman Bakery.  Memorial Day is just around the corner and not only is it a day where we remember and thank those who have served our country, but it’s also a fun reason […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
Apr 12th, 2020
16 Comments
2383 Views
One of the recipes that I make for our family that has become a favorite is the Chili Mac Skillet Recipe. Not only is it easy to make, but the kids can even help make it. Plus, it is really yummy and a budget-friendly meal! It’s a yummy combination of noodles, meat, beans, corn, tomatoes […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
Apr 6th, 2020
6 Comments
2085 Views
I don’t know about you, but I feel like I make the same recipes over and over again. Tonight (yes, literally tonight), I wanted to make something different that I’d never made before. I started with a recipe for Dirty Rice and then moved to Jambalaya and figured…what the heck…I’ll kind of combine the two. […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
Sep 3rd, 2019
19 Comments
3397 Views
I love to use the Instant Pot in our home and recently created a recipe called Instant Pot Garlic Chicken with Gravy and Rice. Some of our favorite ingredients to use in meals include chicken, cheese, garlic and cream soups. This recipe I created was enjoyed by everyone in our family and will definitely be […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
Jul 1st, 2019
3 Comments
2624 Views
This is a sponsored guest post about Spectacular Summer Recipes for Your Staycation written for Redhead Mom.   Ah, summer… That time of long days, warm nights, and shared memories that can last a lifetime. But if you’ve planned a vacation lately, you know just how expensive those memories can be. If you’ve got the […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
Jun 13th, 2017
39 Comments
3966 Views
In our family, we eat a lot of chicken. Not only does it taste good, but I can often times find it on sale at the grocery store. One of the recipes our kids have really come to love is Easy Chicken and Rice Casserole Recipe. Not only is it yummy and easy, but it’s […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
Dec 18th, 2016
27 Comments
3548 Views
Happy Holidays everyone! It’s that time of year again! Time for shopping and baking and family and friends! I love the holidays, especially because it gives me a reason to create all kinds of yummy recipes to share with family and friends. In fact, I recently whipped up some pretty tasty (and easy) holiday treats […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Back-to-School
Sep 1st, 2016
1 Comment
2916 Views
All ideas, recipes, & opinions are entirely my own however, this is a sponsored post on behalf of Hillshire Farm®, Jimmy Dean®, & Tyson® Foods. It’s that time of year again folks! Time for the kids to go back-to-school! I don’t know about you, but as soon as our kids get home from school, they […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
Aug 30th, 2016
1 Comment
2770 Views
In our home, we go through a lot of dairy products. These dairy products include milk, butter, cheese, sour cream and more! Whether it’s kids drinking milk, buttering their bagels, adding cheese to a casserole, or making dip with the sour cream, dairy is something we couldn’t live without. I recently discovered Clover Stornetta Farms and am [&hell...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
May 24th, 2016
7 Comments
4017 Views
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The a2 Milk Company™. All opinions are 100% mine. I used to love drinking milk and I drank it all the time! I’d drink it in the morning in breakfast shakes or during the day with cookies or cake, but I just can’t do it anymore. […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
Apr 25th, 2016
4 Comments
3292 Views
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The a2 Milk Company™. All opinions are 100% mine. When I was young, I loved to drink milk and drank it all the time! I loved it as chocolate milk, strawberry milk, hot chocolate, or by itself. But once I started having babies, my body […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
Apr 6th, 2016
0 Comments
3153 Views
In our family, we love to eat pasta! The kids especially love to eat spaghetti and lasagna, but I like to change it up sometimes. One of my favorite ways to change it up is by making Linguine with White Clam Sauce. This recipe was first introduced to me by my stepmom when I was […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
Mar 29th, 2016
1 Comment
3201 Views
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The a2 Milk Company™. All opinions are 100% mine. I used to drink milk all the time! My kids drink milk all the time. But then one day, I just couldn’t do it anymore because I didn’t like the way I felt afterwards. Once […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
Mar 10th, 2016
17 Comments
3983 Views
I love to use my crock pot, but honestly wished I used it more! I have set a goal for myself to make and share more crock pot recipes on The Mommy-Files during 2016. One of the great things about using a crock pot is that the meal cooks all day long and I don’t have […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
Jan 26th, 2016
2 Comments
4048 Views
Are you hosting a party? Maybe you have family and friends coming over for a holiday, celebration or to watch the game and you’re looking to make an appetizer they’ll enjoy? Does bacon make everything better? If you’re looking for a super easy and delicious appetizer to serve, you’ll want to try these Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeño Poppers!! [&hell...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
Jan 13th, 2016
54 Comments
9925 Views
Growing up, we always had canned chicken noodle soup on hand. While I still do enjoy that soup, especially when I’m not feeling well, I love my Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup way more! Not to toot my own horn or anything, but I wanna say it’s probably the best Chicken Noodle Soup I’ve ever had. […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
Dec 16th, 2015
1 Comment
3697 Views
I recently had the opportunity to participate in the Great Food Blogger Cookie Swap, in which I both sent and received cookies! It was so much fun! I received some really yummy cookies and hope the bloggers enjoyed the cookies I sent to them as well! I love chocolate and felt like I had to […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
Dec 7th, 2015
32 Comments
5523 Views
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SimplySteamed #CollectiveBias I love salad and I love chicken! So, when I recently discovered Healthy Choice® Simply Cafè Steamers, I thought – why don’t I create Lettuce Wraps with the two? Oh my gosh – I have to say that it [&hell...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Food
Apr 15th, 2015
21 Comments
6226 Views
Have you ever felt like you make the same dishes over and over again? Do you have a dish that you know your kids will eat and like, but want to pump it some more? Our favorite family dish is spaghetti. Now I’m not sure about you, but just noodles with spaghetti sauce is too […]...
By Shannon Gurnee
In Cooking with Redhead Mom
Nov 3rd, 2014
3 Comments
3864 Views
With 6 kids in our family, it’s often hard to find a recipe that everyone enjoys.  Usually there is someone who doesn’t like something.  So, I have decided to create a series of blog posts giving you tested and true recipes we use in our big family – that the kids love!  The first recipe […]...
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