Spiced Plum Jam Recipe – Sweet and So Delicious!

Hope you love this Spiced Plum Jam Recipe as much as I do! This post contains affiliate links. Should you choose to purchase through any of these links, just know…you’re awesome.  Until this summer, I never understood the work that comes with having fruit trees. Now I get it. We have eight fruit trees. Over… [read more]

20 Tasty Low Carb Lunch Recipes!

Back to school time always seems like a great time to start things fresh. With the recent health issues I’ve been having, it has become even more important that I eat well. While I think in general my diet is pretty good–I don’t eat very much in the way of processed food and I cook… [read more]

Empowering Kids by Teaching Them to Make their Own School Lunch

Thank you to Sprout’s and Box Tops for sponsoring this conversation! Happy New School Year! We have had such an amazing summer! I’m not sure I’ve ever packed so much fun into two months before. But..(you knew it was coming, right?) I need some rest. I started summer completely burned out. Now, I’m looking forward… [read more]

Chocolate Coconut No-Bake Protein Balls Recipe — Kids Love ’em Too!

I hope you enjoy this vegan Chocolate Coconut No-Bake Protein Balls recipe! Our family is constantly in search healthy snacks that are packed with protein and good fats. Given our nut allergies this quest for healthful snacks is often a bit of a challenge. Even more challenging is finding a nut-free, protein packed, healthful, sweet… [read more]

Our Adventure Snowshoeing in Utah County #SahaleInspired

Snowshoeing in Utah County A few weeks ago it was Valentine’s Day and The Husband’s birthday all in the same week–funny how that happens every single year. Historically, we’ve been pretty boring people when it comes to celebrating Valentine’s Day and his birthday. (There was that one year, though, when I gave him baby boy… [read more]

Sweet Chili Baked Egg Rolls Recipe

This post contains affiliate links. A big thank you if you choose to shop through those links!  Sweet Chili Baked Egg Rolls Around the time we moved here to Utah, we pretty much fell off the healthy eating bandwagon. When you’re living in a home that is not your own there has to be some… [read more]

Cranberry Pomegranate Sparkling Punch Recipe #SparklingHolidays

Cranberry Pomegranate Sparkling Punch This Christmas is a special one for my husband’s family. For the first time in many years all his siblings and their families will be here in Utah together…for Christmas. Even his younger brother flew with his wife and three young children from Australia. While the reason for the great gathering is… [read more]

Thai Cashew Chicken Stir Fry Recipe #SahaleInspired

Thank you to Sahale Snacks for inspiring and sponsoring this recipe!  Thai Cashew Chicken Stir Fry Recipe   It has been 9 days since we moved into our new house. –We’ve been living with my in-laws for the last 5 months since we moved to Utah from Louisiana.–  Moving is chaos, pure unadulterated chaos (I… [read more]

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]