Recipe: Pumpkin Puree

Pumpkin Puree Serves: 1 Ingredients Whole pumpkin (or 2 small whole pumpkins) Directions Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Cut the pumpkin in half, stem to base. If you have a large pumpkin like I did, you may want to cut the stem off and cut the base flat. This made it a little easier […]

Recipe: “Superfood Side” Inspired Salad

We love to eat at Chick-fil-A, but I’m always struggling to fit in my green veggies when we go. I was thrilled when they debuted the “Superfood Side” which is basically a kale/broccoli salad. I knew that I could come up with something similar to enjoy at home, and this was our  result! Super Food […]

Recipe: “Alice Springs Chicken”

We recently picked up some DELISH Zaycon Fresh Thick Cut Bacon, so in true style, we have been incorporating bacon into many recent meals. Here’s one that was a huge hit for everyone!  Knock-off Outback Steakhouse “Alice Springs Chicken” Source: marlastanley.wordpress.com Course: Main Course Prep Time: 1 hr Cook Time: 25 min Total Time: 1 hr […]

Recipe: Clean Eating Snack Bites

We do our best to eat according to our meal plan (this not only keeps us following our clean eating, but also closer to being on-budget). However, the snacking habit dies hard, so when I am ready to tear through the house to find something to satisfy that sweet-spot, these are a much better option […]

Recipe: Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Greek Yogurt

There isn’t much better combination than peanut butter and chocolate…unless it’s peanut butter and DARK chocolate! 🙂 Recently I have been on a kick with my peanut butter and chocolate, and came up with this delicious treat. note-this post contains affiliate links. Double Chocolate Peanut Butter Greek Yogurt Prep Time: 5 min Total Time: 5 […]

How to Make Fresh Ginger Lemon Tea (and Why you should today!)

Sinus pressure, sneezing, and blowing my nose-that’s most of what I have done the last two days. So, my scripture review this morning was accompanied by some Fresh Ginger Lemon Tea. This fresh tea has awesome benefits that I wasn’t even aware I was missing out on! I’m pretty much wondering why I don’t drink it everyday! […]

Green Cherry-Berry Smoothie

This quick green smoothie recipe has become a go-to for me each morning. Often, dairy products can make you feel sluggish, but I found that when I pair it with fresh greens I actually feel light and energized. That is exactly what I want to feel like! Ingredients: 4 oz. Unsweetened Almond Milk 1 cup […]

Strawberry-Banana Green Smoothie

Growing up my mom always made us strawberry-banana smoothies. It’s actually my go-to flavor whenever I hit up a smoothie shop. However, when I make it at home I want to pack in as much nutrients as possible. Here’s how I did it! INGREDIENTS: 2/3 cup water 2/3 cup unsweetened vanilla almond milk  1 cup fresh spinach, […]

Best EASY PREP Chicken Recipes

Chicken is usually a winning meal in our house, and here are two of our favorite chicken thigh recipes that take MINUTES to prepare and are not too spicy for your little ones, but have enough flavor for adults too. <–that’s a WIN in my book! Note-I make both of these with boneless-skinless chicken breast […]

Recipe: Smokey & Sweet BBQ Rub

This is a really simple and easy “dry-rub” for at-home BBQ Seasoning. I bet you even have everything in your cupboards. 😉 Ingredients: 1 Tbsp Sea Salt 2 Tbsp Coconut Palm Sugar 2 Tbsp Smoked Paprika 2 tsp Garlic Powder 2 tsp Ground Black Pepper 1 tsp Ground Mustard 1 tsp Ground Cumin 1 tsp […]