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Hi there! I am so glad to have you here at My Sweet Savings! I hope that this website will empower you to save more and spend less! We love to offer savings advice for the smart and savvy lifestyle, and hope that you will learn to save in every area of your family's budget so that you can splurge on those fun luxuries from time-to-time!

Patriotic Cookie Cake

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Are you planning a barbecue or get-together for the 4th of July? This Patriotic Cookie Cake couldn’t be easier to prepare, and is so delicious! You are sure to wow your guests with this fun dessert!

Patriotic Cookie Cake

Ingredients 

  • 16.5oz Sugar Cookie Dough
  • 8oz Whipped Topping 
  • 1lb Strawberries 
  • 1 Pint Blueberries 

Instructions

  1. Pre-heat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Using a non-stick round pan, lay out the sugar cookie dough.
  3. Bake the cookie as directed on the packaging.
  4. Remove from oven and transfer to a cooling rack.
  5. Let the cookie cool before smothering in whipped topping.
  6. Slice the strawberries in half and create a red and blue design on top of the cookie using the strawberries & blueberries. 
  7. Enjoy!

Street Corn Salad

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Are you looking for a refreshing and new idea for your summer barbecues? This Street Corn Salad will be the perfect addition! It is sweet and packed full of flavor! I love that you can also use Gluten Free noodles to make this a GF dish!

Street Corn Salad 

Ingredients: 

  • 3 Cups Corn
  • 2 Cups Cooked Noodles (You can sub Gluten Free if you wish)
  • 1 Cup Mayonnaise 
  • 1 Cup Sour Cream
  • 1/2 Cup Cotija Cheese
  • 1 Tbs Lime Juice 
  • 2 Tbs Chopped Cilantro 
  • 2 Tbs Taco Seasoning 
  • 1 Tsp Salt
  • 1 Tsp Pepper 

Instrutions: 

  1. In a large serving bowl, combine mayonnaise & sour cream.
  2. Sprinkle in the salt, pepper & taco seasoning. 
  3. Stir in the cheese.
  4. Add the corn & noodles.
  5. Squeeze in the lime juice.
  6. Sprinkle with cilantro.
  7. Enjoy!