Family Dinner

Sweet & Tangy Cole Slaw

Sweet & Tangy Coleslaw | Five ingredient summer salad , perfect for picnics, potlucks, and neighborhood gatherings | kristinschell.com

We had a clean out the fridge party last night. Our house has been a revolving door of tweens and teens celebrating the first few days of summer and our refrigerator was finally down to the dregs -- a ...

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Maple Dijon Drumsticks in the Crockpot

Recipe of the Week: Julie's Maple Mustard Chicken. A simple crockpot dinner for your busiest nights. Let the crockpot do all the work!

My friend Jules should just write her own blog. We swap recipes all the time -- mostly over the phone in one of our daily conversations. Or via email, or private Facebook message. Jules still doesn't ...

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The Turquoise Table

If You Build It They Will Come

Turquoise Table Story: If You Build It They Will Come

Last year Brooke and her family relocated to Austin from Las Vegas. After settling into their new neighborhood and home, they set about building their new life in their new town. Not long after the ...

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Creamy Cucumber Dip

Nicole'sTable

I have the coolest neighbors. Like Nicole and Jesse. Family meals have always been important to the Vickey's, but as their family grew, so did the demands on their time. Like most families, they found ...

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Holidays & Celebrations

Sprite Cake

Flavorful orange cake spiked with the lemon-lime flavor of Sprite, this nostalgic cake is like taking a walk down memory lane. Straight to your grandmother's house.

Recently, one of my dearest friends in the world lost her mama. I cried with her for days -- via text, phone, and when the time came at the funeral. Conversation has never run dry between us, but even ...

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Christmas Morning Bubble Bread

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In our house it wouldn't be Christmas morning without Bubble Bread. I make this bread just before heading to bed in great anticipation of Santa's arrival on Christmas Eve. I'm always exhausted, but ...

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Recipe Collection

Creamy Cucumber Dip

Nicole'sTable

I have the coolest neighbors. Like Nicole and Jesse. Family meals have always been important to the Vickey's, but as their family grew, so did the demands on their time. Like most families, they found ...

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Chocolate Fudge Sheet Cake

Chocolate Fudge Sheet Cake Recipe | kristinschell.com

Comparison is the thief of joy. I love a good dare. Many of you will remember it was a dare by Francis Schaeffer that prompted me to put the turquoise table in my front yard. A dare to open up my ...

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Journal Pages

Top 15 Summer Reads

Top15SummerReads

Summer is finally here, homework isn't a word mentioned around the dinner table, and we're spending our afternoons at the pool. There are so many great books to read, classics and new books alike, ...

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Parks and Recreation

Telling Stories | The Turtle at The Park | kristinschell.com

The table is all about telling stories, sharing memories, and enjoying good food together. Today, I thought I'd share a page torn straight out of my journal. Recently written, the story is as true as ...

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