Healthy Chicken Salad Recipe

Healthy Chicken Salad Recipe

We’ve been trying to get off the sugar crazy train in my house. And it’s been surprisingly… easy! Once we got over the initial shock, of course. Our new rules for clean eating are simple. Meals and snacks should  1. Be high in protein 2. Have good, whole food fats 3. Have two or more servings of veggies included. And of course, ditch the sugar in general. The good news is when you eat like…

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Woo woo! The BEST Boozy Gingerbread Cake Pops You’ll Ever Taste

Woo woo! The BEST Boozy Gingerbread Cake Pops You’ll Ever Taste

I was recently gifted a bottle of spectacular mocha liqueur and had a moment of chocolate-covered inspiration. “This stuff would be AMAZING in a Gingerbread Cake Pops recipe! Yaaasssss……” These boozy gingerbread cake pops were seriously some of the best cake pops I’ve ever made. And although they (and the second batch, too) are LONG gone, I wrote down the recipe so I could share it with you for the holidays. (Not much of a…

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Yum! Quick kale zucchini pasta dinner recipe

Yum! Quick kale zucchini pasta dinner recipe

Did you know there are magical fairies that create foods with basically no calories? That are actually nutritious and delicious? Like you would choose them over other things? It’s true. Meet Zucchini “Pasta.” When I first heard about zucchini pasta, it seemed like a mean trick…the kind of thing we might fantasize about trying to sneak into meals for the kids to try to get them to eat their veggies. But, as this recipe will…

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Dinner Solved! Easy Skillet Shepherd’s Pie Recipe (And Video)

Dinner Solved! Easy Skillet Shepherd’s Pie Recipe (And Video)

My family are big fans of classic shepherd’s pie, the seasoned ground beef dish topped with a mashed potato crust. It’s the perfect comfort food on a cold Winter night, but making this dish for a regular weeknight dinner, well, it is kind of a fussy one to make. I still make the classic recipe with the crusty mashed potato top sometimes for a Sunday dinner, but for a weeknight I’ll throw together THIS easy…

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7 Life Changing Things You Can Learn Today

7 Life Changing Things You Can Learn Today

(*This post contains sponsored links that help support this site. All opinions are 100% my own.*) Haven’t you always wanted to learn the basics on one of these skills but never seem to have the time? For a limited time, Craftsy is letting you download these awesome PDF eGuides for free! Even if you don’t have time now, download them to read on your iPad or phone when you are waiting in line or when…

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What happens when you use Crisco instead of butter in cookies?

What happens when you use Crisco instead of butter in cookies?

Have you ever wondered what happens when you use Crisco instead of butter in your favorite cookie recipe? I have, but am always freaked out to get an unexpected result when all I want is a cookie. (I’m picky – they must be unpuffy, dense, yummy cookies for me!) The other night, I started making my favorite chocolate chip cookies and realized I didn’t have enough butter to complete the job. But I DID have…

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