Tips for Easy Holiday Entertaining

This post is sponsored by SheSpeaks, Inc. and Simply Orange Juice Company. Do you enjoy hosting holiday gatherings just as much as I do? Or is this your first year hosting a holiday party? Check out our tips on holiday entertaining and we’ll even share our favorite mocktail recipe to get the afternoon started.   […]

Tomato Basil Pasta with Chicken

Tomato Basil Pasta with Grilled Chicken is an easy recipe that requires just 5 minutes of prep time and one dish. Just toss everything in a dish, and bake in the oven for 40 minutes.    This week I was on a roll with this whole Meal Planning thing. I have my good weeks and […]

Beer Battered Fish Tacos With Creamy Avocado Lime Sauce

Someone say Taco Tuesday? Add these Beer Battered Fish Tacos to your menu! Warm flour tortilla boats filled with beer battered fish and topped with shredded cabbage, a splash of lime, and a creamy avocado sauce. This Beer Battered Fish Tacos With Creamy Avocado Lime Sauce recipe is sponsored by Gorton’s. The kids have been […]

Halloween Monster Cookies

Just 15 minutes and four ingredients needed to make these Monster Cookies. These cookie sandwiches are a perfect addition to any Halloween party, classroom party, or fun after school snack for any day in October! The eyeballs are the best part! Monster Cookies are an easy Halloween dessert. All you need is four simple ingredients […]

How To Make Halloween Marshmallow Pops

Add a spooky touch to your Halloween party with these easy chocolate covered Marshmallow pops. This quick and easy recipe for Halloween marshmallow pops is a fun Halloween dessert, make them as ghosts, mummies, pumpkins, Frankenstein or monsters. Cake pops have always been a huge hit whether I make them for a holiday party, preschool […]

Margarita Spaghetti Squash

Margarita Spaghetti Squash is an easy low carb recipe and is full of flavor. The spaghetti squash is baked in the oven and then stuffed with tomatoes, basil, and mozzarella cheese. Until 2 years ago, I never knew that Spaghetti Squash existed. My neighbor dropped off a few extra vegetables from their garden and two […]

Red, White, & Blue Cupcake Cones

Looking for red white and blue desserts for your 4th of July party?  Learn how to make these ice cream cone cupcakes with step by step instructions. These red white and blue 4th of July cupcakes are sure to cause a spark at your next celebration! My mother made something very similar years ago for […]

No Bake Peanut Butter Energy Bites

These No Bake Peanut Butter Energy Bites are packed with old fashioned oats, peanut butter and flax seeds. Packed with protein and fiber this easy no-bake snack will help you feel fuller for longer. Food disappears in our house quicker than I ever expected but I guess that’s what happens when you have two active […]

Stuffed Zucchini Boats

Do you have an endless supply of Zucchini from your garden? These Stuffed Zucchini Boats are an easy zucchini recipe that is light, healthy and full of flavor. As a child I never realized how convenient having a garden in our back yard was or how much work it was for my parents. Their garden […]

Frozen Yogurt Bites

These frozen yogurt bites put a slight twist on one of my childhood favorites. They’re simple, healthy, and are the perfect snack to help cool down on a warm summer day. Year after year I would look forward to summers at my family’s lakehouse, not only did I get to spend day after day swimming […]

S’mores Waffle – Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Satisfy your S’mores craving anytime with a S’mores Waffle. Start with a graham cracker waffle, stuffed with marshmallows and melted chocolate. This post is brought to you in partnership with The Motherhood. A few weeks back I made the mistake of picking up marshmallows, graham crackers and chocolate while I was at the grocery store […]

Crock Pot Mongolian Beef

This Mongolian beef recipe is so easy to make. The tender flank steak is full of flavor, and it takes just minutes to toss all of the ingredients into the crockpot for a perfect weeknight family meal. The past month I took way too many trips to the grocery store and spent more time going […]