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Tracey Harrelson
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Lives in Lexington, NC
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Easy Supreme French Bread Pizza
Looking for a perfect game-day snack or quick-&-easy dinner idea to add to your arsenal?  Look no further than this easy Supreme French Bread Pizza .  Loaded with great taste and ready in under 20 minutes start-to-finish, it's sure to become a family favori...
Looking for a perfect game-day snack or easy dinner idea to add to your arsenal? Look no further than this easy Supreme French Bread Pizza. Loaded with great taste and ready in under 20 minutes start-to-finish, it's sure to...
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Jalapeno Popper Taquitos are an easy recipe that will blow you away. Perfect for Game Day or any day!
Recipe: http://www.theslowroasteditalian.com/2014/09/jalapeno-popper-taquitos-recipe.html
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Classic Homemade Chex Mix
Nothing beats homemade taste.  So when that craving for a salty-crunchy snack hits, skip the grocery store aisle and whip up some tasty classic Homemade Chex Mix yourself! Think back.  Way, way back.  Do you remember a time before pre-made Chex Mix was avai...
Nothing beats homemade taste. So when that craving for a salty-crunchy snack hits, skip the grocery store aisle and whip up some tasty classic Homemade Chex Mix yourself!
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It's coooooold here in North Carolina! Slow Cooker Ham & Corn Chowder sure hit the spot tonight. Thanks to Taste of Home's​ #100FamilyMeals cookbook for the warm & tasty recipe! #ad
Get the #recipe: http://www.thekitchenismyplayground.com/2017/01/slow-cooker-ham-corn-chowder.html
Pin for later: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/147422587783820785/
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Cherry Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies
Inspired by the flavors of classic chocolate covered cherries, these Cherry Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies are perfect for the holiday season.  Or for Valentine's Day.  Or ... for ANY day.  While they may not have the oozy, gooey center of chocolate covered c...
Inspired by the flavors of classic chocolate covered cherries, these Cherry Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies are perfect for the holiday season. Or for Valentine's Day. Or ... for ANY day. While they may not have the oozy, goo...
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No-Bake Lumps of Coal {aka: Oreo Cocoa Krispie Treats Coal}
Know someone on the naughty list?  Make them a batch of these no-bake   Lumps of Coal .  Oreo Cocoa Krispie Treats coal is such a deliciously fun way to tell folks they'd better shape up! I sure know a few people who should be on the naughty list! ... at le...
Know someone on the naughty list? Make them a batch of these no-bake Lumps of Coal. Oreo Cocoa Krispie Treats coal is such a deliciously fun way to tell folks they'd better shape up!
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Fruit Cocktail Fluff {aka: Easy Ambrosia Salad} ~ Three simple ingredients. Incredibly easy. And a family favorite comfort food. Whip up this creamy comfort in no time. And then watch it disappear ... in no time, too!
Get the recipe: http://www.thekitchenismyplayground.com/2014/08/fruit-cocktail-fluff-aka-easy-ambrosia.html
Pin for later: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/147422587783634203/
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Tuck this Cherry Chocolate Thumbprint Cookies recipe away for Valentine's Day. Your chocolate-covered-cherry-lovin' sweetie will love them!
Get the recipe: http://www.thekitchenismyplayground.com/2016/12/cherry-chocolate-thumbprint-cookies.html
Pin for later: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/147422587783788429/

#cookies #cherry #chocolate #ValentinesDay
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Slow Cooker Ham & Corn Chowder
Slow Cooker Ham & Corn Chowder is a deliciously hearty and creamy meal perfect for sharing together as a family.  Thank you to Taste of Home and their new " 100 Family Meals " cookbook for sharing the recipe, and for sponsoring this post. Well here we are a...
Slow Cooker Ham & Corn Chowder is a deliciously hearty and creamy meal perfect for sharing together as a family.
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Top 16 Best Recipes of 2016 on The Kitchen is My Playground!
See and enjoy the  top 16 best recipes   of 2016 , as voted by readers' views.  These 16 dishes are the reader favorites of the year from  The Kitchen is My Playground 's posts  ~  And my-oh-my, what a delicious year it's been! This year-end "best of" post ...
See and enjoy the top 16 best recipes of 2016, as voted by readers' views. These 16 dishes are the reader favorites of the year from The Kitchen is My Playground's posts ~ And my-oh-my, what a delicious year it's been!
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No-Bake Lumps of Coal {aka: Oreo Cocoa Krispie Treat Coal} is sure a fun & tasty way to let someone know they're on the naughty list!
Get the recipe: http://www.thekitchenismyplayground.com/2016/12/no-bake-lumps-of-coal.html
Pin for later: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/147422587783631380/

#Christmas #coal #lumpsofcoal #naughtylist
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This See’s Fudge is a copycat recipe takes 15 minutes to make and is hands down the best fudge recipe I’ve ever had. It tastes just like the real thing!

Recipe: http://numstheword.com/sees-fudge-copycat-recipe/
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Introduction
Wife. Daughter. Teacher. Baker. (I love to bake!) Oh, and Blogger @ The Kitchen is My Playground.  That's me!
Bragging rights
Successfully teach a roomful of 1st graders every day. And love {almost} every minute of it!
Education
  • University of Vermont
    Psychology, 1988 - 1992
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
    I/O Psychology, 1992 - 1994
  • Queens University of Charlotte
    Teaching, 2004 - 2006
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Female
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1st Grade Teacher
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  • The Kitchen is My Playground
    Author, present
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Currently
Lexington, NC
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Charlotte, NC - Barre, VT