Heart Healthy Thanksgiving Dinner Tips That Taste Amazing

Have you ever tried to put together a heart healthy Thanksgiving dinner? Both my Mom and my husband have heart and high blood pressure issues. So, when I prepare foods, I try to keep in mind dietary restrictions and adapt the recipes that I use. Heart Healthy Thanksgiving In addition to making recipes heart health […]

Eating Healthier Meals When You Have No Time to Cook

Eating healthier meals when you have no time to cook isn’t as impossible as you think. I’d love to tell you that seven days a week I prepare healthy and nutritious meals for my family but it isn’t always true.  There are days that I’m not feeling well and days that I forget to defrost […]

Healthy Baking Substitutes for Allergy Friendly Cooking

These healthy baking substitutes will make cooking for people with food allergies much easier. When my daughter was diagnosed as being gluten intolerant, it had a huge impact on how I cooked and prepared meals for my family. I was completely amazed by all of the products that contained gluten. If you’re struggling with preparing […]

8 Ways to Use Herbs for 4th of July Recipes this Summer

Are you looking for ways to use herbs from your herb garden? If your herb garden has gone crazy, you may have more herbs than you know what to do with. While we do dehydrate some of them, we always have far more than we can use up. Of course, there are lots of different […]

How to Make Dehydrated Fruit at Home This Summer

Have you ever wondered how to make dehydrated fruit at home? We love those little packets of apple rings, dried strawberries, and fruit leathers. But, wow can they get expensive when you snack on them regularly. They’re the perfect snack for camping, hiking, or traveling so we use buy quite a few of them in […]

Almond Milk Benefit You Probably Don’t Know About

I received this product for free from Moms Meet (momsmeet.com) to use and post my honest opinions. Compensation for this post was provided and this page may contain affiliate links. I wanted to share an almond milk benefit you probably don’t know about. My daughter is lactose intolerant, so we’ve been buying non-dairy milk for years […]

How to Pack a Lunch Salad Container So It Travels Well

Knowing how to pack a lunch salad container can make all the difference in how it tastes! When I take my lunch to go, I usually pack a salad of some sort. It’s healthy, easy, affordable and fast. But, if you’re not careful, it won’t travel anywhere near as well as you’d like it to. […]

Best Way to Prepare Potatoes for a Healthy Diet [15 Recipes]

The best way to prepare potatoes for a healthy diet is a way that is low in fat and full of flavor. I totally admit to having a weakness for potatoes but when I’m watching my weight, I want to make sure I know the best way to prepare them. Potatoes are one of the […]

Beef Grilling Tips and What Cut to Buy for Best Results

I’m sharing these beef grilling tips so you can get the best results from your outdoor grilling this year. Last week, I went to Kansas and Oklahoma as part of a blogging trip for Certified Angus Beef® Brand. I learned so much about how to cook beef and what cut to buy that I wanted […]

Make Your Own Flavor Infused Beverages [20+ Recipes]

Wondering how to make your own flavor infused beverages? Flavor infused beverages are a great alternative to sweetened summer beverages. It’s really easy to pack on the extra weight by drinking sodas, sweet teas, and other flavored beverages. Since I’m trying to keep the weight off this year, I wanted to share some of my […]