20 Healthy Pumpkin Recipes – Enjoy Fall Without the Carb Crash

Pumpkin lovers unite! …but without all the sugar, brown sugar, shortening, whipped cream, frosting, and everything else that makes all those gorgeous pins on Pinterest so enticing. If you, like me, are trying to live on the healthy side of things, make sure you check out these Healthy Pumpkin Recipes, and add them to your list… [read more]

How to Make Fruit Leather + Grape Fruit Leather Recipe!

I’ve hit a new epoch in my life. I’m domestic! If you’ve never made fruit leather before, stick around and I’ll show you how to make fruit leather (it’s easier than you think!). If you’re are an experienced fruit leather maker, make sure you check out my grape fruit leather recipe below! This post contains… [read more]

Hidden Veggie Macaroni and Cheese Recipe! Ready in 20 minutes!

I partnered with Sprouts Farmer’s Market and General Mills to bring you this Better For You Hidden Veggie Macaroni and Cheese Recipe. In the rush of life it can be difficult to make sure my family is well fed every. single. night. Have you guys seen this meme around? Who feels this as much as… [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]

10 Awesome Ideas to Make Family Dinners FUN!

Tired of the Dinnertime Drudgery? Have you ever sat at the dinner table surrounded by your insane beloved children and asked yourself, “remind me why we are submitting ourselves to this torture”. It is no question that gathering around the table once a day and eating a meal together as a family has it’s benefits…. [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]

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]

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]

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]