Pumpkin pie coffee creamer recipe

Pumpkin Pie Coffee Creamer

Two of my favorite things collide in this pumpkin pie coffee creamer!  Coffee and all things pumpkin.  I’ve been trying to get the hang of my new camera.  It has so many more buttons then my last one.  The kids ask if they can use it and I politely tell them “No way.”  [Because I’m… 

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10 Skillet Meals.  One skillet plus 30 minutes equal delicious meal!

10 Skillet Meals

It’s no secret that I love my cast iron skillet. I just can’t even explain how awesome it is to prepare a whole meal in one skillet!  A whole meal.  I love love love it!  Because when you’re done, you only have one dish to clean!  [Maybe a cutting board and a few spatulas too.] … 

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Life of the Party No. 50

Hey yall!  Welcome to the Life of the Party link up – the time for you to take over our blogs!  And we are so happy that you do!  The most viewed link from last weeks party was: If you give a teacher a cookie printable from 30 handmade days!   My favorites from last… 

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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 - a super easy one pan, 30 minute meal!

Cheesy Tortellini Skillet

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 Macchito Blondie Bars!  So trying these!

Caramel Macchiato Blondie Bars

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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Refreshing California Orzo Salad!

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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Life of the Party No. 49

Hey yall!  Welcome to another Life of the Party link up – the day you get to take over our blogs with your awesome-ness!  Last week I shared my recipe for avocado buttermilk dressing and my love for Harvest Snaps.  Well today I’m giving away some!  Harvest Snaps that is.  Three people will win a… 

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Why I dont care about my pre-baby body

Pre-Baby Bodies

I’ve been a mom now for over 4 years.  Ryley turned 4 this past February and it was bitter sweet.  Its amazing and sometimes sad to watch your kids grow up.  I love watching her and Avery grow but at the same time I miss them when they were babies.  I wonder if Im doing… 

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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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Pineaple coconut breakfast smoothie

Pineapple 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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