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Caprese Salad with Pesto Vinegarette

Caprese Salad with Pesto Vinegarette

I’ve recently added a healthy living menu to my blog. I’ve really been trying to get back to healthier eating, exercising, and making more meals and snacks at home.

Summer BBQ Appetizers

EASY Summer BBQ Appetizers

I love when the weather gets warm and we can grill out. We spend a lot of time outdoors and I love grilling out. My son is celebrating his first communion so we decided to have a little party for him.

No Bake Protein Balls

I’ve been trying to make my own snacks lately instead of buying prepackaged snacks and chips from the store.

Mini muffins are always a hit and these were gone within 10 minutes! These mini applesauce muffins are so light and fluffy with a little sugar and cinnamon on top! YUM!

YUMMY Mini Applesauce Muffins

Mini muffins are always a hit and these were gone within 10 minutes! They are so light and fluffy with a little sugar and cinnamon on top! YUM!

Spring Spinach Salad + Poppy Seed Dressing

Spring Spinach Salad and Poppy Seed Dressing

My family is a meat loving family. We usually have some sort of meat at every meal. I’ve tried meatless Mondays, but after a few weeks I’m back to cooking my normal meals.

Kid Approved Meatloaf Cups

Kid Approved Meatloaf Cups

I’m sure, like most families with kids, that you have Goldfish® crackers in your pantry. I know I have several bags and cartons floating around in there. They aren’t just for snacking kids!

Try this tricky way to get your kids to try new foods

Isn’t it frustrating when your kids don’t eat the meals you cook. Making dinner can feel pointless when everyone complains and no one eats. I’m always trying to think of tricks to get them to eat.

Week Night Samoa Cheesecake

Week Night Samoa Cheesecake

I love dessert! My family loves dessert. However, we are so busy that I never have time to make it. Even if I did have time, we wouldn’t have time to eat it. I found a great little shortcut though.

Slow Cooker Pork Salsa Verde

Easy Slow Cooker Pork Salsa Verde

Pork salsa verde is one of my family’s favorite meals. We have this a couple of times a month. It’s so easy and I usually have the ingredients on hand so…

Three Bean Marinated Salad

Three-Bean Marinated Salad

There were some pretty good and important football games this past weekend. I didn’t want to spend all my time in the kitchen cooking and missing out on the fun so I found an easy meal for my family so we could all watch the games together.

Valentine's Day Strawberry Lemonade

Valentine’s Day Strawberry Lemonade

I overheard my older son (who’s 10) telling someone that he loves Valentine’s Day because I always surprise them with a fun treat and a little gift.