This Shepherds Pie Soup is a super easy soup to make for the whole family and is also Whole30 compliant!
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Shepherd's Pie Soup {Whole30}

I am a huge shepherds pie fan in any and all forms!  And when you want those flavors in a very quick and efficient way, soup is the way to go.  On Sunday the temperature actually dropped below 70 degrees so it is feeling like fall!  Even…

Gourmet Group- Tuscan Harvest

Here are some of my best friends sitting around the fire after another successful gourmet group!  My friend Danielle (striped shirt in the middle) asked if we wanted to start this group at the beginning of the summer because it was a tradition…
This Instant Pot Mulled Wine is super easy to make and great for the holidays!
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Instant Pot Mulled Wine

Tis the season for warm drinks and parties! This Instant Pot Mulled Wine can also be made in a slow cooker or on the stove top but you know I love the ease of the instant pot.  Just 15 minutes and you have a delicious drink that makes the…
This Apple Spice Breakfast Bread is a great gluten free breakfast option you can make on a sunday and last you and a kid all week!

Apple Spice Breakfast Bread

Time for another Breakfast Bread recipe!  Last time I made a Pumpkin Oat option and this time its all about Apple Spice.  I love making breakfast bread on a Sunday, slicing it into pieces and storing it in the fridge to enjoy all week…
This Grilled Butternut Squash & Goat Cheese Flatbread is so easy to make and such a crowd pleaser!
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Grilled Butternut Squash & Goat Cheese Flatbread

This Grilled Butternut Squash & Goat Cheese Flatbread is about to change your life!! This weekend we are having our 2nd Gourmet Group and we are hosting.  If you haven't heard, a group of my friends (4 couples) decided to start this…
This apple cake with salted caramel glaze is grain free, dairy free and perfect for a healthy fall treat!
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Apple Cake with Salted Caramel Glaze

It's apple season baby!  I love apple and apple spice things more than pumpkin... yes I said it!! I do love pumpkin but apple just wins if there was ever a competition.  Luckily we don't have to choose and we get to eat all the things. …
This is a simple Raspberry Vinaigrette recipe that comes together super easily in a blender and is whole30 compliant!
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Raspberry Vinaigrette {Whole30}

I love a good raspberry vinaigrette but any kind you find at restaurants or in the store are filled with sugar, fillers and vegetables oils.  So it was about time I made a recipe for you!  I started with my favorite California Giant Berry…
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Traveling to Hawaii with a Toddler

We went to Hawaii for 7 days with our almost 15 month old little Ruthie and it was a blast!! I was so nervous about a big travel trip with her between the flight and the time change, but it actually wasn't bad.  I want to break down everything…
This Pumpkin Spice Oatmeal Bake is so delicious and perfect for kids in the morning!
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Pumpkin Spice Oatmeal Bake

Time for another oatmeal bake recipe and you better believe it tastes like pumpkin pie!!  This pumpkin spice oatmeal bake is so simple to make and prep for the week which is a must when it comes to breakfast time in our house.  Ruthie…
These Broccoli & Cauliflower Veggie Patties are just like the trader joe's version and kids love them!
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Broccoli & Cauliflower Veggie Patties

Finally getting this Trader Joe's copycat of their Broccoli & Cauliflower Veggie Patties recipe in your hands!!  I love their patties because they are frozen little discs you can always have on hand in the freezer, then just cook them…
These Nut-free oatmeal energy bites are naturally sweetened and nut free so they are great to add into a lunch box for any school lunch!
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Nut-Free Oatmeal Energy Bites

I am so excited to share a nut-free snack option for your kiddos lunch box or just for you to snack on!  Ruthie's school is nut free but I usually make energy balls (that she loves) with almond flour, so I knew I had to make a version that…
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Episode 9: What Grinds our Gears

This is a super fun episode because we are tackling one of the opposites of joy - frustration!!  Everyone, no matter how joyful and happy you are, has moments on most days where you get peeved by something.  We think it's not only important…