Perfect No Fuss Rice

Perfect No Fuss Rice

I feel like I have stumbled across something magical that I just have to share with everyone…rice. I know, that sounds ridiculous but this rice really is magic, I promise.  I have always struggled to cook rice.  I don’t do flavored box mixes or instant...
Simple Chocolate Pretzel Bites

Simple Chocolate Pretzel Bites

This is recipe (if you could call it that) is the perfect “Quick I need a treat for the potluck / bake sale/ holiday gift exchange/ classroom valentines party”.  I love the slow baking process of sourdough but sometimes Mama just doesn’t have time...
Applesauce Cupcakes

Applesauce Cupcakes

First birthdays are a big deal around here.  Well, not in that “Pinterest worthy” sort of way but definitely in a “make awesome cupcakes” sort of way. I wanted something gluten free but since gluten free baking can be really dry I threw in the...
Warm Winter Soup

Warm Winter Soup

Ever have those moments where you are just tired of the cold, dark and dreary days of winter? Me too.  The winter weather here has been just awful.  It rains a cold, almost freezing kind of rain at least twice a week and the yard and driveway are a muddy mess. It was...
Apple Breakfast Cake

Apple Breakfast Cake

I know what you are thinking…breakfast cake?! Yup, that’s what I wrote and that’s what I meant.  Fear not though, this is a healthy, easy to make, real food filled, cake that you can serve up to your family and feel good about it.  Plus, you can tell...
Kid-Friendly Pizza Salad

Kid-Friendly Pizza Salad

Yes, you read that correctly I used the phrase “kid-friendly” to describe salad.  I have always tried to expand our daughters tastes and encourage her to try new things (3 year olds are stubborn!) but salad was a big old NO WAY until…Pizza Salad....