Winter Minestrone

January 22, 2014

I’m such a soup fan. I could eat it every single day for lunch or dinner. I’m not a particularly picky soup eater either. I usually will just throw a bunch of stuff together and enjoy whatever the combination creates – some stock, whatever veggies I have on hand, a few spices and protein if [...]

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Holiday Baking: Gluten-Free Cookie Bars + Win $250

December 9, 2013

I am a member of the Collective Bias®  Social Fabric® Community.  This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and its client. If you had told me a week ago, while we were enjoying 50 degree days with family in East and Central Arkansas that we would [...]

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Magazines.com 50% off plus 45% cash back

December 2, 2013

This is such a great Cyber Monday deal – I love Magazines! Right now over on Magazines.com you can get select titles 50% off plus everything is eligible for 45% cash back through Ebates! Here’s how it works: 1) Log in or sign up for Ebates. Search Magazines.com, click shop now. It will redirect you to [...]

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My Favorite Fall Recipes

November 21, 2013

Looking for new recipes to try this fall? Here are some of my favorites! Dinner Ideas: Corn Chowder Salsa Verde Chicken Chili Cheesy Vegetable Chowder Quick and Easy Vegetable Beef Soup Apricot Rosemary Chicken Round Steak with Root Vegetables Chicken and Wild Rice Casserole Maple Glazed Carrots Rosemary Garlic Roasted Sweet Potatoes   Breakfast Ideas [...]

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Brown Bag 4 Hope

October 10, 2013

Do you work outside the home? If so, do you take your lunch or eat out? Way back 7 years ago when my husband got his first “real” job, he started taking his lunch to work because we just couldn’t afford it any other way. Fast forward to now and he still takes his lunch [...]

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{Quick and Easy} Butternut Squash and Potato Soup

September 30, 2013

Sorry I’ve been MIA lately! I have had a wonderful, busy September. We went on our first family vacation, I turned 31 and tomorrow my oldest boy turns 6. Life is moving at warp speed and my days are crammed full of homeschooling, photo sessions, church activities and snuggle time with my 3 loves. I [...]

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Healthy Snacks for Kids – Simple Giving Project

September 2, 2013

I am a member of the Collective Bias® Social Fabric® Community. This shop has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study for Collective Bias and their client. Happy Labor Day everyone! Summer is officially winding down and school and sports routines are back in full swing. I am packing my sons lunch [...]

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Dear Mamas Everywhere

August 28, 2013

It’s been a hard few weeks around here. A sweet friend of ours was recently diagnosed with breast cancer. She has two daughters, just 3 and 5. One of the first things that came to my mind was how I needed to give this dear friend a photo session. You know, before her life gets [...]

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Roasted Vegetable Marinara

July 18, 2013

It is squash, zucchini and eggplant season and that means a bounty of delicious fresh vegetables at extremely affordable prices! I could eat these vegetables just sauteed in coconut oil but this makes them an extra special, extra delicious dish. This dish makes a delcious lunch by itself or a side to grilled chicken. Ingredients [...]

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Be sure and leave your mark

July 17, 2013

My husband has a degree in Writing. Before meeting him, I’m not sure I knew you could even do that? But as a now Technical Writer it suits him well. My boys are following suit. Our oldest has always had a way with words. He started talking full on sentences before he was 2 years [...]

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