How to Make Healthier Desserts – Learn How to Adapt Your Favorite Recipes!

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Those of you who’ve read my blog for a long time will have noticed that my dessert recipes are few and far between. That’s for the simple reason that, beginning several years ago, our family made a conscious effort to cut down on the amount of sugar in our diets. This includes making healthier desserts…. [read more]

How a Sensory Processing Disorder Diet Drastically Reduced Our Son’s Symptoms

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 Our journey to discovering a sensory processing disorder diet that helped us manage our son’s sensory processing disorder… Disclosure: My husband is a psychologist. I, however, am not a doctor nor a dietitian. I am merely sharing with you what I have learned and what has worked for our particular child. It was the screaming… [read more]

5 Tips to Make Meal Planning Easier

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  Meal planning is an easy way to save time, reduce stress, and manage money when it comes to deciding what to serve for dinner every night. It doesn’t need to be an overwhelming, drawn out process. If you’re thinking about getting started with meal planning, make sure you check out the following list of… [read more]

Instant Pot Applesauce Recipe with Canning Instructions

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Instant Pot Applesauce is so easy if you have the right tools! If you have a pressure cooker, but not an Instant Pot, don’t worry, this Instant Pot Applesauce recipe is still perfect for you!   We didn’t end up with a ton of fruit this year. We have eight fruit trees in total plus… [read more]

20 Amazing Milkshake Recipes, Perfect for Summer!

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If you follow my blog, you know that our family generally tries to eat pretty healthy. (If you haven’t tried my homemade kefir pops, you should. They’re a hit around our neighborhood this summer!) But, sometimes you just need to indulge a little! Summer is the perfect time to do that! And, these milkshake recipes… [read more]

Harvest Berry Salad with Rubbermaid FreshWorks Produce Savers

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I’ve partnered with Rubbermaid to talk about their new FreshWorks Produce Saver containers.  I totally get it. At times, eating healthy can seem like an uphill battle. If you’re just starting your new healthy lifestyle, it can be difficult to get family members on board. Depending on where you live and the current growing season,… [read more]

Insanely Easy Sheet Pan Dinner – Veggie, Sweet Potato, and Sausage Sheet Pan Dinner

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Recently, Easy Sheet Pan Dinners caught my eye while making their rounds on Pinterest. If you haven’t tried making an easy sheet pan dinner yet, my Sausage and Veggie Sheet Pan Dinner is the perfect place to start! Sometimes I just want to take the night off from cooking. Yeah, I know you feel that way too…. [read more]

Bacon and Egg Macro Bowl Recipe – Clean Eating and Gluten-Free Breakfast, Lunch, or Dinner

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of the happy egg co.. All opinions are 100% mine. Healthy eating has long been important in our family. But it has definitely been a journey. This Macro Bowl recipe is extremely simple to prepare and is packed full of important nutrients to fuel your body and keep it… [read more]

Allergy-Friendly, Nut-Free Reese’s Eggs Recipe

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For those looking for an allergy-friendly alternative to one of the most popular Easter candies, read on for my Nut-Free Reese’s Eggs recipe. Studies show the number of children living with peanut allergy appears to have tripled between 1997 and 2008! Two of my three children live with severe (life-threatening) peanut (and tree nut) allergies. For kids… [read more]

Chocolate Covered Pretzels that Really Rock! It’s a Recipe the Kids Can Help Make!

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Chocolate covered pretzels around Valentine’s Day are kind of a given at our house. All my boys love to consume them and my middle son, especially, loves to make them. This year, however, we decided against your ordinary, run of the mill chocolate covered pretzels. Instead we decided to make Pop Rocks Chocolate Covered Pretzels!… [read more]

Green Chile Casserole Recipe – Tasty Clean Eating & Gluten-Free!

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Green Chile Casserole Recipe This post contains affiliate links. If you choose to purchase through these links (you’re awesome!) I will receive a small commission.  Dinner time is hands down the hardest time of the day for me. Please tell me I’m not alone. Family dinner is an important time for us, but The Husband… [read more]

Creamy Asparagus Bisque Recipe

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I spent a lot of time in the kitchen last week. I’ve been having fun making some holiday goodies, and then on Friday I took dinner to a neighbor who has been having some health issues and can’t get around the house. It was a rather cold, gloomy day and I thought this Asparagus Bisque recipe… [read more]

Sweet and Salty Saltine Toffee Recipe

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The fun thing about this Saltine Toffee recipe is that you can customize it any way you want. For Christmas, top with crushed candy canes. For a taste just like Almond Roca, sprinkle almond bits over the top. You can even add shredded coconut! I know this Saltine Toffee recipe is already all over the internet,… [read more]

20 Healthy Pumpkin Recipes – Enjoy Fall Without the Carb Crash

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Pumpkin lovers unite! …but without all the sugar, brown sugar, shortening, whipped cream, frosting, and everything else that makes all those gorgeous pins on Pinterest so enticing. If you, like me, are trying to live on the healthy side of things, make sure you check out these Healthy Pumpkin Recipes, and add them to your list… [read more]