Pumpkin Pie Protein Shake

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This is absolutely the yummiest protein shake I have ever made!  It’s like drinking healthy pumpkin pie out of a glass.  We had several large cans of pumpkin in our pantry leftover from some holiday baking plans that never transpired and I wanted a way to use some of it.  Thus, this shake was born.  I’ve… read more »

Banana Orange Protein Shake

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This protein shake is refreshing, incredibly filling, and has a new little ingredient that gives it a perfect, thick milkshake-y texture – xanthan gum!  Have you tried it?  It can be found in the baking or gluten free/organic aisle of your grocery store and it’s sold in either bags or individual packets.  It’s a plant-based… read more »

My Favorite Homemade Chex Mix

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Even though Chex mix is typically considered more of a holiday snack, it somehow ended up in our spread of Super Bowl goodies this year.  I’ve tried many variations of Chex mix but I always go back to the classic combination of melted butter with Worcestershire sauce with garlic and onion powders.  There’s just nothin’… read more »

Movie Food from “Steel Magnolias”

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When trying to come up with ideas for a recipe round-up I found myself thinking about movies.  Everyone loves movies and I’m no exception, but I realized that I seem to always notice food and food themes when watching a film.  The foodie inside of me can’t help but be intrigued by interesting or delicious… read more »

An Embarrassing Shameful Dessert

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Ugh, just don’t even look at this post.  Seriously, you can just pass this one right on by and I won’t mind, really.  See you next time! Oh, you’re still here?  Okay, well don’t say I didn’t warn you… This is one of those recipes that’s not really a recipe.  It’s one of those desserts… read more »

Dark Chocolate Candy Cane Bread with Warm Ganache and GIVEAWAY!!

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It’s holiday time, and that means time to bake! This time ’round, we’re focusing on a quintessential Christmas candy that there is no shortage of this time of year – the candy cane!  Somehow I end up with at least a couple of boxes of candy canes sitting around my house and while my husband and I… read more »

Roasted Sweet Potato Banana Roll-Ups and Nasoya GIVEAWAY!

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I’m super duper excited to share my favorite new discovery this holiday season – roasted sweet potatoes and bananas.  Seriously you guys, this flavor combination is absolutely amazing and I’m not even a big fan of bananas!  I was initially introduced to this concept when our friends shared a post for their sweet potato casserole.… read more »

15 Spooky and Delicious Drink Ideas for Halloween!

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Here we are already a full week into October!  The leaves are starting to get that telltale yellow tinge before the full on color burst that will happen later in the month, and I can’t tell you how happy that makes me!  We’re enjoying cooler mornings, crisp fall breezes, the grocery stores are exploding with… read more »

No Bake White Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies | Peanut Butter & Co. GIVEAWAY!

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Our pals over at Peanut Butter & Co  sent us a package of their yummy flavored peanut butters for us to try, and they also offered to send a package to one of our readers!  Check out what we thought of each flavor as well as a fun recipe for no bake cookies, and then scroll… read more »