Peanut Butter Pretzel Granola

Can you guys believe Easter is only a few days away? It’s supposed to snow here. It’s been in the 60s most of the week. Sadly, that’s pretty typical around here. But I’m so ready for the warm spring weather to stick around. You know what else I’m ready to do? Carb load. I’m pretty

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Coconut Granola

I hope you all had a wonderful 4th of July! We spent the weekend at my parents house visiting with them and my grandma and aunt who were visiting from Florida. We went to a family friends house the night of the 4th to light fireworks together and Hannah proved herself to be a little

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Energy Balls

How was your Easter? We spent Easter this year in Kansas City with my in-laws. We had a wonderful day that started with Easter service at my sister-in-laws church, followed by an Easter egg hunt, cooking and lots of indulging. I ate way too much ham and candy. Do I regret it? Not a bit. Noah was beyond excited

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Peanut Butter and Jelly Smoothie

So the first week alone with the kids is coming to an end and I have to say it went pretty well. The first day was rough but after that we got into somewhat of a routine that is working for now. Our days still involve too much TV and electronics but for now that’s

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Orange Blueberry Muffins

I was in the baking mood recently and had a big container of blueberries that I needed to be used up so I went on the hunt for something sweet to whip up. Whenever I think of blueberries, muffins immediately pop into my mind. They are my favorite kind and there are so many different varieties

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Butterscotch Bars

Let me start off by saying I do not like butterscotch….until I had these butterscotch bars.  When my husband requested these I was somewhat glad because it would be easy for me to resist them.  Unfortunately, that was not the case.  Maybe it was the cream cheese filling or the crumbly topping but I am hooked.

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Streusel Muffins

These Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Streusel Muffins are just amazing. I know it’s not pumpkin season but I just couldn’t resist after stumbling upon the recipe.  And with the buttermilk and whole wheat flour they are healthy, right? That’s what I keep telling myself at least. Joel doesn’t like pumpkin. I think he may have been dropped

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