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Fourth of July Charcuterie Board

Looking for a super simple, healthy idea for the 4th of July? I have an awesome inspiration right here with this Fourth of July Charcuterie Board. It is so simple to personalize and the best party tray! Everyone will be excited to see you show up with a tray like this for your Fourth of…

Easter Menu Recipes

I thought I would do a little round up of some of my favorite Easter meal ideas. I have plenty to choose from, so you should definitely be able to find that would work for you and your family! In our homes, carbs are king. We LOVE our rolls and bread with meals. It seems…

St. Patrick’s Day Round Up

Hey all! I have joined up with a few of my fellow blogging girlfriends for a little St. Patrick’s Day Round Up. These women are talented bloggers and photographers, so I think you will love these recipes and their photos. I will also add quick links to all my own recipes at the…

Shamrock Chips and Jalapeno Cheddar Dip

Need a super simple appetizer for St. Patrick’s Day? These shamrock chips with jalapeno cheddar dip are so easy and quick to put together. These hardest part is just cutting the shamrocks. I used Mission low carb spinach herb tortillas. Not that I am interested in low carb, it was just the spinach…

Farro Apple and Walnut Salad

I always love a good salad, but just a regular green salad will never do. It is just so…lackluster. I need something with a little more sustenance. This Farro Apple and Walnut Salad was just what I needed. I started with a base of fresh spinach, then layered in gala apples (my favorite…

Holiday Green Salad

This Holiday Green Salad is a great way to balance out all the sweets and high fat foods surrounding us this holiday season. In fact, wouldn’t this salad be so beautiful on the Christmas table? I think so too. You can start with any green base you want. You will notice I rarely…

Roasted Beet and Orange Vinaigrette Tart

This tart was made for my contribution to the Seasonal Foodie Collab on Instagram. Each month, we have 2 seasonal produce foods to create dishes from. December’s foods are beets and citrus. I have made plenty of salads with beets and citrus, which I loved, this time I wanted to branch out. I…

Breadstick Snakes

Ready for another simple Halloween app? I included the recipe for pizza dough I like, but if you prefer and are too busy, just buy it!! I like to give my dough the cool rise. I throw it into a container or sprayed ziplock bag, as shown, and let it rise at least overnight. This…

Spider Energy Balls

Most of the appetizers I am showcasing this year for Halloween are really unhealthy. This recipe is the exception. It is definitely healthy, simple to thrown together and it tastes so good!! I start with the whole almonds. Throw them in the food processor and grind them up. I grind them to very small pieces…

Pizza with spiders

Here’s another addition to my growing list of Halloween party foods this year. This one was a big hit in our house, even though it was way before Halloween. I like to make my own dough for this, but if you don’t have time, you should definitely buy it! You can…