Easy Dinner Recipes Your Kids Can Help You With


Cooking is a passion of mine that I hope to be able to pass onto my children, but it won’t happen on its own. It will take me asking my kids to get involved with cooking our meals and helping out to see if they can discover a love for cooking like I did. So… Read More

Italian Wedding Soup

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In the winter there is nothing better than whipping up a warm batch of soup in the afternoon for dinner preparation. It’s so cozy to heat up the kitchen as you cook and then nourish your belly before bedtime. This Italian Wedding Soup fits the bill when it comes to winter soups. Plus, thanks to… Read More

10 No Cheat Treats!


I have a terrible sweet tooth that gets me into a lot of trouble, and because I was tired of feeling like I had no power over my cravings, I decided to do something about it. I didn’t need to lose weight, I just wanted to be a healthier me and simply feel better. I’m… Read More

Delicious Recipes For National Bean Day


Today is National Bean Day – yes, there is actually a national food holiday set aside just for beans! How weird awesome is that?! In honor of this special day, I’ve compiled a list of delicious recipes that include main courses, side dishes,snacks, and even a dessert with beans! Take a look and whip up… Read More

15 Weight Watcher Recipes for a New Year

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I want to be honest, I’ve done this post today more for me than you. It’s the new year, so it is time to get serious about dropping a few pounds. Like most people, I think I say that every year after the holidays. After plowing through Chocolate Pretzel Crisps, Pumpkin Cake, and endless cookies,… Read More

New Year’s Cocktails And Mocktails


What’s New Years Eve without fabulous drinks? Today I’ve rounded up some amazing cocktails and mocktails that are perfect for New Years! My husband appreciates a good cocktail where I am not a drinker myself at all. Because of this we always appreciate parties that serve both alcoholic and non alcoholic beverages! And if you’ve… Read More

30 Creative Uses For Peanut Butter


Did you know that peanut butter has about 100 uses? I sure didn’t. Surprisingly, a ton of the uses aren’t even food related! I have to say, I think the best use for peanut butter is to be paired with chocolate and eaten by me. But here are 30 other creative uses I’ve found for… Read More

New Year’s Eve Activities for Kids


On the tail of Christmas there is another significant holiday to prepare for — NEW YEAR’S EVE! I guess technically the true event is January 1st, but for me, the fun has always started on December 31st. Now, with children in tow, my celebration activities have changed, but with the following activities I am sure… Read More

New Years Eve Dessert Ideas

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I’m in charge of all the cooking and baking this New Year’s Eve, and I’ve been searching for desserts for a while now. The thing I like best about these ideas are that they are bite sized desserts which means you and your guests can devour sample a lot of them without feeling guilty! They’re… Read More

Pear Crisp Recipe

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Ready for a quick and easy dessert recipe? This pear crisp is one of our family’s favorites – mine because it goes together real fast, and my husband and kid’s because it tastes super yummy. Best of all, if you don’t have pears on hand you can use another fruit or berry. Ingredients 4 cups… Read More