homemade starbucks bistro boxes

Love the convenience of Starbucks Bistro Boxes, but not the price or the exact foods? Make your own ahead of time. Examples, nutrition facts, and resources.


Easy paleo sandwich rounds - #grainfree #glutenfree #dairyfree #nutfree

You’ll never see me turning down big-ass salads, but Paleo Sandwich Rounds give me the convenience of a sandwich & the health benefits of staying “clean.”


Bacon-Wrapped Jalapeño Popper Chicken Recipe

My husband pulled me aside after dinner & said “THANK YOU for remembering this bacon-wrapped jalapeño popper chicken recipe. I’d forgotten & it is SO GOOD.”


Balsamic Green Beans and Onions Recipe

I love green beans basically any way a person could cook them. But sometimes I like to mix it up a little bit, and make something a little more exciting than just adding butter, salt, and pepper. I made this dish as a side to our main course when my in-laws were visiting recently, and


Easiest Deviled Eggs - Use your favorite recipe, but mix the filling in a ziplock freezer bag. Then, just cut off the corner and pipe the filling directly into the eggs. No mess!

Deviled eggs aren’t hard to make. So what’s the big deal about an “easiest” method? It’s just the fact that there’s no mess at all. +7 Recipes!


This easy chilled cucumber salad recipe is another of my family’s favorite super-simple recipes, and since the cucumbers at the Amish market have been absolutely beautiful, we’ve been happily munching this for months now. It comes together in just a few minutes, and it’s a great addition to dinner, but the leftovers are even better


I love to cook, and trying new recipes is really fun for me. But when we settle into normal life, and cooking isn’t necessarily the focus, I tend to return to the basics. Simple food, simply prepared. Easiest Crispy Oven-Roasted Potatoes These crispy oven-roasted potatoes are a favorite of my husband and I. Sometimes my son enjoys


kids in the kitchen

Get your kids in the kitchen and make these delicious crispy Greek potatoes!


This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Dollar General for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. On a recent trip to Dollar General (outside of San Antonio) for some supplies for a holiday recipe, we were inspired by the cranberry jelly. Every Thanksgiving, I grew up having a wobbly cranberry sauce that


Want a comforting soup for a cool day? Try this creamy blended cauliflower chowder recipe. This one happens to be grain-free and dairy-free (paleo!) but you can stir in some cheese if you’d like.


A lot of times, I read School Lunch Tips type posts and am a little horrified… I have a much simpler way of thinking about my kids’ lunches, to make sure they get the healthy balance they need.


These homemade Paleo Skittles are slightly chewy snacks made with tons of whole fruits and vegetables. A great healthy snack for toddlers on the go.



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