Paleo Friendly Cinnamon “Sugar” Pecans


Wow, I love all of your comments and feedback on my original cinnamon sugar pecans recipe!  Thanks for showing a girl some love and keep sharing! I couldn't resist the urge to make these paleo friendly this year and decided to substitute coconut sugar for the granulated white sugar and loved how … [Continue reading]

Sheet Pan Salmon {Super Easy Recipe}

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Salmon is a favorite around our house. Super easy, no mess, no fuss salmon.  That's the way to go when you've got 3 boys, school, sports, work, travel, extended family commitments, are always short on time and you can't eat another fast-food hamburger if your life depended on it. ...I could probably … [Continue reading]

Fall Mantel Decor

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I'm working on getting better at changing / updating my decor around the house as seasons change.  I admit that I started decorating my house before … [Continue reading]

Breathe Chest Rub aka Croup Goop

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Fall brings beautifully chilly weather, colorful leaves and fun autumn activities.  It also brings a terrible croupy cough to our family.  And once it … [Continue reading]

Oven Roasted Balsamic Brussels Sprouts

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Some nights are just roasted brussels sprouts kind of nights.  Last night was one of them.  I know there are all kinds of fancy bacon, cheese, lemon … [Continue reading]

Best Zucchini Bread Recipe

Best Zucchini Bread Recipe |

Did your garden spit out some ridiculously sized zucchini like mine did?  Good golly, did we get some giants out of the garden this year! Perfect for … [Continue reading]

Young Living Essential Oils

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There isn't much in this world that I am not skeptical of.  Seriously.  When I first heard about the amazing properties and benefits of 100% pure, … [Continue reading]

DIY Mason Jar Citronella Candles

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I just have to share these DIY mason jar citronella candles that I threw together for a baby shower I hosted about a month back. Using good old … [Continue reading]

First Day of School: 2016

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Wait, what?!  First day of school 2016 rings in a 3rd grader and a Kindergartner...say whaaaat? Unbelievable how time flies in this universe.  I … [Continue reading]

Avocado Cilantro-Lime Dressing Recipe

Simple Avocado Cilantro-Lime Dressing |

I've been meaning to share the simple Avocado Cilantro-Lime Dressing recipe I used for the Southwestern Cobb Salad for over a year now!  And then I … [Continue reading]