Originally posted 2015-12-10 12:00:57. Drop cookies, chocolate macaroons, haystacks, whatever you called them growing up, amazingly easy little chocolate no bake cookies are perfect for the holidays! I thought this would be a good one to write up officially since every time I have googled it nothing really comes up! I have seen this floating…

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Originally posted 2015-12-07 12:00:38. So you cut your carbs, but really just want some good old breaded chicken.  This can help, it’s not breaded (it’s not even close haha) but it is bread-like.  I am not sure what it is about this recipe but it really hits the spot when I really really just want…

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Originally posted 2015-12-03 12:00:02. Christmas is coming, and up here, they are warning of a butter shortage!! Seriously! It was in the news! So here are the instructions for making your own butter! Totally simple, fun thing to do with the kids when they are bored and need to expand some energy maybe? Ingredients: Heavy…

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Originally posted 2015-11-30 12:00:31. My kids are super huge fans of Staceyplays, well the whole bunch of them actually. Stampy, AmyLee, Squid, the whole bunch.  They watch them all the time and that’s where they get all their ideas for what games to play and how to play them! A great group of Youtubers that…

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Originally posted 2015-11-26 12:30:54. I’ve run into a situation here, where grocery prices are out of control! Feeding this family decent food gets absurd! When I went to get the kids some bread yesterday, the prices were 3$ plus for ONE loaf of boring white bread! No wonder my bill has gone up! I used…

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Originally posted 2015-11-25 17:00:45. Turkey, stuffing and mashed potatoes. The three pillars of the Thanksgiving meal. But too often potatoes are nothing more than a medium for gravy. Which is too bad because the potato is such a wonderful food. But it isn’t tough to elevate it to something more. I switch between mashing and…

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Originally posted 2015-11-23 12:15:05. One thing I have discovered lately, is that with a lot of families who desire to make their own food, the chain of learning has been broken.  Meaning families are no longer passing down information about cooking, leaving us to stumble around and learn how to do routine things on our…

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Originally posted 2015-11-19 12:46:04. Another round of flipping through Pinterest to see what I can put on the list for dinner and this little gem popped up! I am not usually a fan of different, but this grain free things has nudged me into food choices I normally wouldn’t make! Such as butter chicken! Now…

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Originally posted 2015-11-16 12:30:13. So since we think my husband might be Celiac, we’ve been trying different ways to get around “the bread issue”. This recipe has seriously popped up all over Facebook and Pinterest, and has been sent to me by message more times than I can count, so I figured it was time…

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Originally posted 2015-11-12 12:00:57. This is my very own recipe for Chilli! Now that it’s getting colder out (at least up here in the great white north) it’s totally time to start thinking of ‘winter food’! I always thought chilli was this secret/difficult dish (people make such a big deal about it) and I thought…

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Originally posted 2015-11-10 12:00:49. I love Fall. It takes forever to come to Southern California which makes it sweeter when it does arrive. Fall for me is a time to start baking. Snickerdoodles are one of my favorite cookies, the sweet spiciness melts in the mouth and seems to anticipate the holidays. What better way…

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Originally posted 2015-11-09 12:00:57. We love tacos. Like eat them every single week love them! So when we started this whole grain free thing we were really sad.  The end result was a pile of toppings on a bed of lettuce and that seems to work perfectly!! It’s really quite easy, cook the hamburger as…

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Originally posted 2015-11-02 12:11:58. Seeing as we just had Thanksgiving here, I thought I’d pass on a couple recipes from our dinner! This way some of you will have time to check them out before your big November meal!! We made our own cranberry sauce this year! I thought it would be a big deal,…

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Originally posted 2015-10-31 17:00:20. Lately on my FB account I’ve been finding these awesome quick recipes for slow cooker meals. Working all the time and barely being home, I’m finding that the slow cooker (crock pot) is the way to go some days. The original recipe is here on their page Tasty Facebook You’ll need:…

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