Rosemary Parmesan Skillet Focaccia

Easy rosemary parmesan focaccia bread - made in a skillet!

This soft and chewy focaccia bread is full of flavor thanks to the rosemary and Parmesan!  Notice anything different??  My little ole blog got a makeover yesterday!  Oh I am so in love with it!  [Warning - there may be an overuse of exclamation marks in this post.  Sorry.  Kinda!] My super amazing and totally… 

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Chocolate Covered Zucchini Bread

Chocolate covered zucchini bread!  Delicious zucchini bread topped in rich chocolate ganache!

This chocolate covered zucchini bread is moist and full of flavor.  And of course, covered in chocolate! This summer Ryon was offered a promotion at work.  A really good promotion.  In Austin.  [About 4 hours north of where we are currently.]  We talked about it and he accepted.  So we started looking for houses in… 

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The Food We Eat


Have you ever stopped to think about the food we eat?  Like where it comes from, what its made of and how’s it handled?  Honestly, I never gave any thought to any of it either. I just assumed that the meat and produce I ate were nutritious and healthy. I thought that government agencies protected… 

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Cheesy Tortellini Skillet

Cheesy Tortellini Skillet - a super easy one pan, 30 minute meal!

This cheesy tortellini skillet takes 30 minutes to make and is cooked in one pan! One of my high school friends came into town this past week.  We were all excited to see her and planned to have dinner on Thursday night.  We went to a little sushi place in town.  There were 5 of… 

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Caramel Macchiato Blondie Bars

Caramel Macchito Blondie Bars!  So trying these!

Thick and chewy, these caramel macchiato blondie bars are perfect for dessert or for breakfast with coffee! When we went over to my parents house this weekend my day had some golf tournament on TV.  I’m not a big golf fan but for some reason I was intrigued.  And since it was either golf in… 

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California Orzo Salad

Refreshing California Orzo Salad!

This light and refreshing California orzo salad can be served hot or cold.  Its a great play on the classic pasta salad. I would say I’ve never been to California but technically I have.  Twice.  Both times happened to be when we were flying through to Hawaii.  On the first trip we stopped in Oakland… 

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Banana Pudding Ice Cream

Banana pudding ice cream

A fun twist on a classic, this banana pudding ice cream is super creamy and full of flavor! I’m pretty sure there is something in the male genetics that prevents them from listening.  I know this because in the past week or so my husband, son, and father have all proved said theory correct.  I… 

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Pineapple Coconut Breakfast Smoothie

Pineaple coconut breakfast smoothie

Super quick to toss together, this pineapple coconut breakfast smoothie is healthy, delicious and only 2 ingredients.  I’ve gained a little weight.  [Why is that so hard to say?!]  I had lost almost 30 pounds in 2 months before I found out I had Crohns.  People kept telling me how great I looked and I… 

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Quinoa Berry Salad

Quinoa berry salad!  So full of flavor!

This light salad is full of flavor and surprisingly filling thanks to the protein packed quinoa.  I know, I know. I don’t even like quinoa. I’ve complained about it before. But you know what?   I had a craving for it.  After chipotle quinoa skillet I wanted more. I even bought some in bulk. [Who… 

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Avocado Buttermilk Dressing

Avocado Buttermilk Dressing - so creamy!  Whip up a batch in under 5 minutes.

Thank you to Harvest Snaps for sponsoring today’s post. Super creamy and full of flavor, this avocado buttermilk dressing is perfect on a salad!  Or just for dipping on a lazy Sunday.  Weekends are my favorite.  Saturday we go to the farmer’s market in the morning.  The kids love to go and beg to bring… 

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