Pizza Night In

2019-07-24T12:05:20-05:00July 7th, 2019|Motherhood, Recipes|

The cost of feeding my family of six continues to grow as the littles' appetites now surpass mine. My oldest can down his own pizza, no problem. And then there's fighting over the toppings. Forget it. We've decided [...]

Super Simple Taco Soup

2019-07-01T21:28:25-05:00May 31st, 2019|Recipes|

If I find a recipe that both my husband and I love, as well as all three of my kids, and its healthy-ish to boot, I double down and make a huge batch it to last forever. That's [...]

Simple Syrup Recipe

2019-02-27T11:27:44-06:00February 27th, 2019|Recipes|

An easy simple syrup recipe is good to have in your back pocket for sweetening things like coffee, tea, and mixed drinks. Paying $10 for a bottle of flavored syrup is completely unnecessary when you can make it [...]

Protein-packed Granola

2018-12-03T09:29:00-06:00November 28th, 2018|Recipes|

We love granola, or "crunchies" as our kids call them, in this house. Most commonly it's a topping, over yogurt or toast and peanut butter. But store-bought granola is loaded with sugar and unnecessary ingredients. Even the cleaner [...]

Basic Comfort Chili

2018-12-05T21:11:18-06:00November 28th, 2018|Recipes|

This recipe is the perfect FOUNDATION for chili. That's because you can add anything you want to make it yours, but it's great just the way it is, simple and delicious. You simply follow the rule of "2s". [...]

DIY Coffee Shop Latte

2019-01-13T21:29:09-06:00November 28th, 2018|Recipes|

Ingredients1 cup of your favorite brewed coffee1/3 c half and half (or milk/cream substitute of your choice)1 tspĀ of your favorite flavored coffee syrup*Dash of cinnamon Mix flavored syrup with half and half. Microwave for about 20 seconds. [...]

Farm to Table Bacon-wrapped Jalapenos

2018-12-18T22:34:08-06:00November 28th, 2018|Recipes|

Ingredients 8 oz cream cheese (room temperature)1/4 cup shredded parmesan cheese1/4 cup shredded mozzarella cheese1/4 cup shredded cheddar1 tsp garlic powder1 cup diced green onion (about 1 bunch)2 lb bacon2 dozen jalapenos Cut the stem off all of the [...]