Recipes

Easiest Homemade Granola

Granola is the perfect snack.  It’s very satisfying and filling.  This is the easiest granola you will ever make and makes a great breakfast cereal, even though my favorite way to eat it is on top of a thick custardy yogurt (post-workout).  It’s full of […]

Easy One-Bowl Whole Wheat Banana Bread

We always have ripe bananas sitting around. They either get frozen for smoothies, or sometimes made into sweet, delicious, warm banana bread. It’s fall, so the windows are open and that makes it a perfect day for baking warm bread.   My little man loves […]

Pumpkin Spice…and everything nice…Muffins!

Need a quick, healthy breakfast idea for the fam?  Or just a sweet, pumpkin treat to pair with your afternoon coffee?  These little guys are great!  I got the recipe from a great friend and I adjusted just a few minor things. The original recipe […]

The Best Cobbler…Blackberry Style

I’ve tried so many different cobbler recipes…some healthy and some unhealthy. They never turn out the way I want them to. They are either too soggy, to dry, or just tasteless. I had not found one that was “blog-worthy”, until now!  Blackberries were on sale […]

Spicy Chicken Tortilla Soup

Soup for dinner.  It’s that time of year.  There’s just something cozy about a warm bowl of soup.  This is my go to recipe for tortilla soup and its very versatile…you can really put almost anything in it and it will taste amazing.  Everything could […]

Pumpkin Scones…It’s finally fall!

Something about the weather changing makes me totally crave pumpkin.  I also love baking with pumpkin.  It’s naturally sweet and moist and pumpkin treats go so well with coffee.  So, here’s one of many pumpkin recipes you’ll be seeing from me here in the next […]

Pulled Pork Tacos with Homemade Salsa

We are starting a new tradition in our house…Taco Tuesday!  Hey, why not?!  We all love Mexican food and my husband comes home pretty happy when he’s got homemade tacos and homemade salsa waiting for him.  And, forget the old saying about momma being happy…cause […]

Easy Homemade Tortillas

Have you ever started making tacos for dinner just to discover those bland, tasteless, store bought tortillas that you have in the pantry are old and stale?  Well, this recipe is so easy and I’d be willing to bet that you have all the ingredients […]

Vanilla Greek Yogurt Granola Bars

I like snacking…who am I kidding, I just like to eat…I like food.  All kinds of food.  Lucky for me, I actually enjoy healthy food.  So, when I came across this recipe for granola bars, I just had to try them out.  One of my […]

Oatmeal in a Mug

Last night was rough…was woken up by a sweet, baby boy too many times!  So, morning is here, and both babes are still sound asleep in their beds.  What do I do?  Bring my breakfast to bed!  I’m just going to sit and enjoy my […]