Easy to Make Macarons

Easy to Make Macarons

Be surprised at these easy to make macarons. I always thought French macarons were difficult to bake but they are actually surprisingly simple. Impress friends and family with these easy to make macarons!

Easy to make macarons

Easy to Make Macarons

A Surprisingly Simple French Cookie Recipe

Oh….macarons….how I love these little French cookies! They’re so light and airy with just the perfect amount of sweetness! With their hefty price tag at bistros and bakeries I always assumed these little gems were extremely difficult to make….boy was I wrong!! (more…)

School Lunch Ideas Kids Will Eat

School Lunch Ideas Kids Will Eat

These back to school lunch ideas kids will eat are perfect for sending your kids to school with a complete and healthy meal.  Try out one of these school lunch ideas and start the new year off as the cool mom that packs an amazing lunch!

school lunch ideas kids will eat

School Lunch Ideas Kids Will Eat

Back to School Lunches for the Kids

It’s time for back to school and if you’re anything like me you’re trying to decide what on Earth to send to school that the kids will eat.  I swear…one day they LOVE peanut butter and jelly sandwiches but the next day they hate them!   (more…)

Easy After School Snacks for Kids

Easy After School Snacks for Kids

Easy after school snacks for kids are a must now that back to school is on the horizon! Check out these healthy and easy after school snack ideas that the kids will go bonkers for!

easy after school snacks for kids

Easy After School Snacks for Kids

Simple and Healthy Snacks the Kids Will LOVE!

As we get ready to head back to school I’m working on finding ways to save time and money!  The other day I shared a list of Nut Free School Lunch Ideas that make life so much easier if your child has a peanut allergy or if their school is a nut free zone.  And, don’t forget to sign up for the Back to School Slow Cooker Meals ….I’ll be bringing you exclusive recipes, shopping tips, and time saving skills….but only if you sign up! 😉 (more…)

Nut Free Lunch Ideas for Back to School

Nut Free Lunch Ideas for Back to School

These nut free school lunch ideas will help you figure out what to feed your kids for back to school.  With food allergies so prevalent it’s important to find nut free lunch ideas to send to school this year.

Nut Free Lunch Ideas for Kids

Nut Free Lunch Ideas for Back to School

These Nut Free School Lunch Ideas are a Must for Kids with Food Allergies

With Little Man starting school this year I worry about so many different things…luckily, for us, food allergies isn’t one of those things.  But for so many others it’s a matter of life or death…especially when it comes to peanuts.  If you have a child starting school this year then you’ll definitely want to check out these tips for sending your child to school.

When I was a kid, lunches consisted of PB&J sandwiches with chips, an apple, and milk.  But with all of the food allergies out there we have to be conscientious of what we’re sending to school with our children.  That’s why I’ve scoured the web to find these nut free school lunch ideas for back to school. (more…)

Samoa Monkey Bread Recipe – Chocolate Caramel Coconut Dessert

Samoa Monkey Bread Recipe – Chocolate Caramel Coconut Dessert

This Samoa monkey bread recipe is a family favorite dessert.  It’s inspired by the delicious chocolate, caramel, and coconut cookies made by the girl scouts and is OMG amazing!!

Samoa Monkey Bread Recipe

Samoa Monkey Bread Recipe

Chocolate, Caramel, Coconut Gooey Goodness

There’s something about making monkey bread with the kids that’s just so much fun.  I think it’s the name….seriously….who came up with the name Monkey Bread for this delicious dessert???

I have no idea…all I know is that this Samoa Monkey Bread Recipe is TO-DIE-FOR!  If you love the Girl Scout Cookies by the same name or also known as Caramel Delights then you’ll love this Chocolate Caramel Coconut Monkey Bread Recipe! (more…)

10 Best Backyard BBQ Recipes

10 Best Backyard BBQ Recipes

Putting together the ultimate backyard BBQ begins with some stellar recipes and a sense of adventure. Whether you’re entertaining thirty or three, having a full course BBQ means plenty of sides, salads, desserts, and, of course, main dishes. From grilled veggies to salads that keep them coming back for more, the recipes below are designed to make your party the best backyard BBQ this summer. So, break out the cooking apron, fire up the grill, and get ready to create some of the tastiest, non-traditional, backyard BBQ recipes around. They’re the perfect combination of hot and sweet, cool and tangy, and just plain old delicious!

Best Backyard BBQ Recipes

Easy Backyard BBQ Recipes

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