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Cherry Lemon Mini Pies

Cherry Lemon Mini Pies

We have this awesome local fruit farm that we go and pick various things at every year. Right now is prime cherry picking and I needed a new cherry recipe. My kids and I always make summer bucket lists of things we want to do […]

Veggie Nuggets

Veggie Nuggets

I am always looking for new and creative ways to get more vegetables into my kids. Nuggets seem to be a food group all their own for children, whether frozen, homemade or from a drive through, they just love them. This idea came to me […]

Keto Flatbread Pizza

Keto Flatbread Pizza

It’s no surprise to those close to me that I consider pizza a food group. I could eat it everyday! We often have homemade pizza nights around here so it was about time we Keto included this dinner. Since creating this recipe my husband has […]

Chimichurri Sauce

Chimichurri Sauce

Nothing screams summer time to me like grilled steak with chimichurri sauce. Loaded with fresh herbs it comes together within minutes and really compliments any cut of meat. I usually pair it with flat iron, tenderloin or strip steak. A quick salt and pepper season […]

4 Ingredient Alfredo

4 Ingredient Alfredo

Alright, full disclosure this is a faux alfredo sauce, however once you taste it you may never go back! This faux alfredo is a staple of mine, I’ve been using it for many years now and we just love it. 4 ingredients, you dump everything […]

Mexican Street Corn

Mexican Street Corn

I did not get the big deal about this stuff, it was constantly popping up with foodies. Then I finally tried it, and oh. my. gosh. it’s delicious!! I changed it up a good bit, so this is not an authentic version, however going to […]

Sweet Thai Chili Sauce

Sweet Thai Chili Sauce

I LOOOVE this stuff!! It’s honestly one thing I can say I eat just about everyday. You can find pre-made versions of this sauce at Target and Trader Joe’s, both are pretty good. However, as is the case with most things, you cannot beat home […]

Jarred Queso Upgrade

Jarred Queso Upgrade

Who doesn’t love chips and queso?? A fellow Mommy Spicer and I have been known to put away some queso and wine many a nights 😂 Thus this little recipe was born. I really love this jarred queso she introduced me to and I think it’s […]

Red Velvet Brownies

Red Velvet Brownies

My husband just had a birthday and his favorite sweets are red velvet cake and brownies. Turns out those two are a match made in heaven. I’m not much of a baker and with lots of little hands in the kitchen eager to “help with […]

Ranch Herb Dip

Ranch Herb Dip

The spring weather is finally here and I could not wait to fire up my grill last weekend. While the grill heats up and proteins cook, I always like to have an easy appetizer. This dip comes together within minutes and the fresh herbs really […]