Every once in a while, we all like to indulge in a fun treat. While it isn’t the norm around here, a little sweet treat is sometimes just the thing after a long day at school or work, and can be a special little reward for a job well done. These Chocolate Chip Macadamia Nut […]
Heading back to school also means ‘sickness season’ is going to be upon us. I need a good boost in the immune system for kids so we don’t all get sick! You know what I mean — where there are lots of little germy hands, there is also lots of illness to go around.
If you know me or have been around here for any length of time, you know that I’m on a mission to cut sugar, wheat, and processed foods from my family’s diet. I’ve even started my own Healthy Cupboards Facebook group (feel free to join) to give other like-minded people a place to go for support and […]
One of my favorite parts of summer is the grilling. Who wants to cook inside and heat up the kitchen, when you can fire up the grill. Not only does it keep the inside of the house cool, but grilled food is so delicious! I absolutely love burgers on the grill, so I dug through some […]
When you are a family that likes to go hiking, loves traveling, and also loves food you probably want wholesome food options, especially when it comes to snacking. My better for you no-bake cereal bars with Ancient Grains + Multi Grains Cheerios are just the thing! Active Families Need Wholesome Snacks We’re a pretty active […]
If you’re having a cookout or BBQ this Memorial Day or the 4th of July, be sure to have some yummy patriotic desserts for everyone. I’ve collected 20 patriotic dessert recipes that not only show off the red, white, and blue, but they’re absolutely delicious as well. People might end up having dessert first if […]
I bake a lot of cookies throughout the holidays, but that doesn’t mean I don’t crave them other times of the year as well. I love simple cookies that don’t take a lot of time to prepare, but also taste great. These Triple Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies fall into both the simple and decadent categories.
Finding Awesome Valentine’s Day ideas isn’t always easy. My husband usually likes to shop for himself for anything he needs so I typically struggle to come up with a gift that is fun and unique, while at the same time being something I know will show how much I appreciate him. This year, I believe I’ve found the […]
I am always looking for new recipes and foods to try out to add to our repertoire. Recently, I was introduced to a corn cake, and although a bit skeptical at first, after that first bite I was in love. The taste is a balance of sweet and savory, and it is oh-so-delicious. If you have […]