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…

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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’…

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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…

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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…

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Dark Chocolate Candy Cane Bread with Warm Ganache

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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…

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Roasted Sweet Potato Banana Roll-Ups | Nasoya Review

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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….

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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…

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No Bake White Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies | Peanut Butter & Co. Review

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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…

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Cinnamon Apple Waffles | Krusteaz Breakfast for Dinner

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Every Saturday morning, my husband and I sit at the table together sipping our coffee and making a meal plan.  We typically do our grocery shopping sometime during the weekend, so it has become an accidental routine to fill out our weekly shopping list over breakfast in our pajamas. When we are deciding what we want to…

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