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No Bake Christmas Sprinkle Cookies

What happens when you are in full swing holiday mode but you don’t have an oven? You no bake. What? No baking is a thing! It’s no longer an adjective we use to describe...

Holiday Gift Guide 2019

This year’s gift guide is a bit different. First I made a list of things that I’ve been loving, especially eco-friendly items I use in my life. Then, I sent an Instagram story out...

Gluten Free Peppermint Brownie Skillet

If you’ve been around this corner of the internet before, you may have picked up on the fact that I LOVE desserts. But not just desserts, more specifically desserts in skillets (please see this...

Slow Cooker Apple BBQ Pork

I remember the first time I had pulled pork. It was juicy and sweet and flavorful. It was messy and the bun got deliciously soggy. And, my mom and I spent every summer thereafter...

Chewy Chocolate Brownie Cookies

Cookie season is upon us and to be honest, cookie season for me is year round 😂 But, as I started to look at the cookies on my blog, I realized that I don’t...

Paleo Almond Flour Cranberry Bread

When I was little my mom used to make holiday loaves for all our neighbors and have my brother and I adorably deliver them. It’s a really cute gesture that I think I’m going...

Slow Cooker BBQ Turkey Meatballs

I’ve been loving my slow cooker recently. I love prepping dinner right after I drop the kids off at school and swinging back through the kitchen at the end of the day when we’re...

Slow Cooker Spiked Hot Chocolate

I’m sure by now you are tired of hearing me talk about how I’m relying heavily on my kitchen gadgets. This week the slow cooker has been my BFF. I also love love love...

Leftover Sweet Potato Turkey Bake

Oh heyy Thanksgiving leftovers! I see you. As much as I looove me a bomb Thanksgiving dinner. I really really love some Thanksgiving leftovers. I love the turkey sandwiches, I love the fun breakfast...

Slow Cooker Sweet Cinnamon Carrots

Since I’m out of a kitchen for the foreseeable future, I couldn’t help but get a little bit excited about my newfound need for my slow cooker. When I was brainstorming recipe ideas, I...

Instant Pot Beef Short Ribs

Jaryd always jokes whenever we go out to a restaurant with short ribs on the menu I can’t resist. They just call me and I can’t help but see them as the only option....

Healthier Green Bean Casserole

Thanksgiving is coming up and I started to think of all the side dishes that we could make. I know turkey is technically the star of the show but personally, I’m here for the...