Making Real Whipped Cream for Desserts and Drinks

Making real whipped cream is an absolute must for holiday desserts and drinks. Whether you want whipped cream to top your pie or your hot chocolate, homemade is the way to go. And, there is no comparison to the frozen whipped topping you buy at the store. Making Real Whipped Cream Making real whipped cream […]

A Year of Homemade Pies Recipes for Every Season

If you’re looking for homemade pies recipes but prefer to cook with seasonal produce, keep reading for the best pie recipes around. I love using seasonal produce because it tends to be at the peak of freshness. Plus, it’s more affordable and leaves less of a carbon footprint than buying out of season. A Year […]

Healthy Christmas Treats Kids Will Love to Make

Healthy Christmas treats kids will love? Do those words even go together? As soon as November arrives, my Pinterest feed fills up with all sorts of Christmas recipes. While they’re cute, they aren’t generally recipes I’ll be making for my family. I try to limit sugar, carbs and artificial coloring for health reasons. I received […]

Cream Cheese Pumpkin Dip Recipe with Chocolate Chips

This cream cheese pumpkin dip recipe is a huge hit with our family! Since Thanksgiving is only a few days away now, I have been trying to put together my menu plan so I can have everything I need without emergency trips to the store. Am I the only one that does that? We like […]

Healthy Dark Chocolate Bark Recipe for the Holidays

I recently had a chance to make this healthy dark chocolate bark recipe on a blog trip I went on. I loved being able to create a traditional holiday recipe and tweak it a bit to make it healthier. Most of the chocolate bark recipes I’ve seen before use milk or white chocolate and a […]

Lemon Maple Zucchini Bread Recipe With Gluten Free Option

You’re going to love my Lemon Maple Zucchini Bread! Is anyone else overwhelmed with zucchini but me? We only planted ONE zucchini plant so that this wouldn’t happen. But, it’s gone crazy. And, then the neighbor brought over a bag of zucchini and summer squash because she had too much. And, I just couldn’t say […]

Healthy Greek Yogurt Parfait with Summer Fruit

This healthy Greek yogurt parfait is the perfect summer treat! I love summer fruits like strawberries and blueberries so we add them to a lot of summer desserts. Sometimes, we pick fresh berries at our local berry patch. Other times, we buy them from the farm stand or the grocery store. This post contains affiliate links, […]

Apple Cinnamon Yogurt Parfait with Oat and Honey Granola

Feeding my family a healthy diet is a priority, and one of the ways I do that is by looking for products that are organic and made from natural ingredients. Like many women, I prefer to shop at one store for our groceries, and I want to get the best prices I can there. I […]

Easy Sugar Cookies with Maple Frosting

I’ll let you in on a secret. I don’t make a dozen different cookies for Christmas. I have a few favorites that I make each year and then I swap with my Mom who also makes a few favorites. That makes it seem like I made more cookies than I actually did. One of my […]

How to Make Caramelized Apple Topping for Ice Cream

Do you know how to make caramelized apple topping? If not, you have got to try it. There are apples everywhere that I look: the grocery store, the farm stand, and the trees outside. Of course, that means that they are one of the most affordable fruits to buy and that means my grocery budget […]