Friday Fun!

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Hi, it’s The Bug, and it’s time for some Friday Fun! The most exciting thing I did this week was get a smoothie…

Ummm, I mean go to a Rutgers football game for grandma’s birthday…

Then I  got comfy using mommy as a chair…

More comfy than this guy…

And I made a ginormous mess…


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OK, Mommy’s turn..

Something I love and made this week – A whole chicken prepared the exactt same way as my Slow Cooker BBQ Rubbed Turkey Breast – yum! (on my Yummy Eats Board)

Something I love and and am just swooning overChocolate Chip Cookie Dough Cheesecake Bars from Frugal Antics of a Harried Homemaker – it’s a mouthful, but one I wish was in MY mouth! (on my OMG Food Board)

Something I love and want to bake Easy Peanut Butter Apple Crisp from A Kitchen Addiction – I love apples and peanut butter, so hat combo could only be better with the addition of a crumbly topping. (on my Dessert Inspiration Board)

Something I love and want to cook Apple Cheddar Soup from Couponing & Cooking – a perfect fall dinner. (on my Dinner Inspiration Board)

Something I love and want to drink Milk Chocolate Peanut Butter Hot Chocolate from The Messy Baker- umm, hello mug of melted Reese’s! (on my Chocolate & Peanut Butter Obsession Board)

Something I love and want to someone to make for me Browned Butter Pumpkin Spice Cake with Salted Caramel Buttercream Frosting from i heart eating – my birthday is in a few weeks. Anyone? Anyone? (on my Birthday Cakes for Family & Friends Board)

Something I love and want to put my own spin onChocolate Pecan Cheesecake from Roxana’s Home Baking – I want to make this with the pecan grust from my Pumpkin Greek Yogurt Cheesecake Tart. (on my Dessert Inspiration Board)

What are your “Somethings”? Leave me some links in the comments!

And if you want to see more of my “Somethings”, follow me on Pinterest.

Last week, the five most popular recipes were:

#5 – Lightened Up Slow Cooker Indian Butter Chicken


#4 – {flourless} Monster Cookie Dough Dip


#3 – Sesame Glazed Cauliflower “Wings”


#2 – Baked Cauli-Tots
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#1 – World’s Best Lasagna



This week, well…

I had a bad day that turned out good in the end…


I repurposed leftovers


I attempted to follow a recipe


I went Wayback to help you plan ahead…

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And I got my butt on the elliptical


Next week it’s Sunday Cheese and #CookieWeek!!:

  • Sunday – #SundaySupper is gonna be a little cheesy, and I made a lighter, seasonal version of an Italian classic.
  • Monday – Mama Monday – cookies with The Bug!
  • Tuesday – Yup, cookies!
  • Wednesday – Wayback Wednesday, and a roundup of last year’s cookies.
  • Thursday – You guessed it, more cookies!
  • Friday – Friday Fun!

Have an awesome weekend! As I said earlier, I’d love to see links to your “Somethings”, so leave ’em in the comments!


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