Peppermint Meltaway Cookies Recipe

I decided to get my Christmas cookie baking on a little early this year. I found this recipe for Peppermint Meltaway Cookies in Taste of Home magazine that I had to try! Now, y’all know I’m not much of a baker. I know, I know. I say that every time I post a dessert recipe. But… [read more]

Roasted Eggplant Bruschetta Recipe

Roasted Eggplant Bruschetta Recipe I can’t believe it is just two weeks until Thanksgiving! Where does the time go? I swear school just started yesterday. The two months following Halloween are my favorites though. My two favorite holidays, Christmas and Thanksgiving, and my birthday, which this year falls on the day before Thanksgiving. I really… [read more]

Kalua Pork Barbecue Burgers with Pineapple Coleslaw #KHGameTime

Disclosure: This blog post was sponsored by KING’S HAWAIIAN® but the opinions are all my own. Kalua Pork Barbecue Burgers with Pineapple Coleslaw I spent my first two years of college at BYU-Hawaii. It was amazing! While I didn’t get to watch much college football while I was there, I did get to eat a… [read more]

De-Junk Halloween! Better for You Halloween Treat Ideas Your Kids Will Love

Thanks so much to Annie’s Homegrown, Nutiva, and Bitsy’s Brainfood for the delicious samples at ShiftCon and beyond! I have to admit, I’m not always a think ahead kind of person. I can never think far enough ahead to order special Halloween candy for my kids online. There is one week left until halloween and… [read more]

Garden Fresh, Creamy Tomato Basil Soup Recipe

I LOVE soups in the Fall. It is starting to get a bit chilly outside, and when dinner comes around you need something that will warm you from the inside out. I’m a big fan of tomato soup and I’ve been searching for a while for a creamy tomato basil soup recipe that really hits… [read more]

When You Combine Great People With Great Food… #SahaleInspired

Disclosure: As a participant of the Sahale Ambassador Program, I’ve received compensation for my time and product samples for review purposes. Opinions are my own. …You get full bellies, an amazing time, new friends, and Sahale Snacks. Recently, I was invited to become a Sahale Snacks brand ambassador. The more I learned about the brand… [read more]

Getting Back into the Football Spirit with a Homegating Party! #KHGametime

Disclosure: This blog post was sponsored by KING’S HAWAIIAN® but the opinions are all my own. Bring on the college football! It’s been several years since my family were avid college football fans, but now that we’ve moved back to Provo, Utah–our alma mater–we’re “true blue through and through” once again. This season BYU started out with… [read more]

Eat Smart Salad Kits – Protein and Vitamin Packed Goodness!

Oh, my gosh! My life is just go, Go, GO! these days. Sometimes it seems that I hardly have time to stop and catch my breath. Get up. Get the kids breakfast. Get the 8 year old off to school (that’s a fun one because we bike to school). Shower. Get ready for the day. Get… [read more]

The Best Granola Bar Recipe! Nut-free, Gluten-free, and So Yummy!

So, I feel like I had to call this recipe “Perfect, Chewy Granola Bars” because this isn’t my first granola bar recipe. While this isn’t my first granola bar recipe, this is my best granola bar recipe! I’m so excited to have perfected my previous chewy granola bar recipe! The last chewy granola bar recipe I… [read more]

Earn Money for Your School In a Way Your Family Will Love

The other day I told you about how I collected a ton of Box Tops for Education for my sons’ school when I was at Walmart doing my weekly shopping trip. For those who aren’t familiar with the Box Tops for Education program, it is a program that lets you clip the pink Box Tops… [read more]

T-Fal Excite Cookware Review + Garlic Shrimp Pasta Recipe #Tfallback2school Contest and Giveaway

Disclosure: I received samples to facilitate this post. All opinions are honest and are my own. The new school year is upon us, yet again. The days of warm nights by the campfire and sunburns at the pool are being replaced with textbooks and essays. While I will miss the warm weather, I love the… [read more]

Ladybug Cupcakes Recipe + Cute as a Bug Ladybug Birthday Party Ideas!

My boys were absolutely fascinated with ladybugs this spring. I had never seen so many ladybugs in my life as I saw this last spring in Louisiana! It was amazing! My two youngest especially, loved to hunt ladybugs to catch. They loved to pick them and let the crawl around on their hands. Little Z… [read more]

Heavenly 4th of July S’mores Pie Recipe #LetsMakeSmores

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #LetsMakeSmores #CollectiveBias #sponsored Y’all, I don’t bake. And when I do, it doesn’t always turn out so well. (And when it does turn out well, I’m so excited about it that I usually blog it.) I’m not a… [read more]

Neoflam MIDAS Plus Cookware Review + Gluten-free Blueberry Crisp Recipe & Giveaway 

My husband and I have been trying to purge our house of unnecessary things lately. I feel like we are surrounded by so much clutter. While our house is probably no worse than most as far as clutter goes, we both function best when our house is clean and uncluttered. Our kitchen has been a… [read more]