{Recipe} Mexican Butternut Goodness

It's in the low 60s here in north Alabama and I couldn't be more thrilled about it. We've got the A/C off and the windows open, and the aroma of freshly-brewed coffee filling the air. This kind of weather puts me in a baking and cooking mood every year. This time around I'm trying new … Continue reading {Recipe} Mexican Butternut Goodness


Chocolate Strawberry Smoothie

   Good morning! I hope you're having a great 2017 so far! It's finally turned Winter here in Alabama and we even got some snow flurries yesterday.  My big resolution for 2017 is to live a healthier lifestyle. That means eating healthy foods, doing healthy activities, using healthy products, and having a healthy attitude on … Continue reading Chocolate Strawberry Smoothie

THM Strawberry GGM Slushie (FP) Recipe & Life Lately

Good morning! I know it's been a while since I've been consistently blogging, so here's an update on life lately: We've moved from our apartment in the city to a house in the country and we are L-O-V-I-N-G it. Our baby is now crawling all over the place and walking around anything she pulls herself … Continue reading THM Strawberry GGM Slushie (FP) Recipe & Life Lately

DIY (THM) Freezer Meal: Just Like Campbells’ Soup (S)

Here is the last recipe (for now) of the freezer meals series I've been posting. I will hopefully get a few more posted in the not-so-far future. For all you Trim Healthy Mama-ers out there, this is a great recipe for making now or freezing for later. I modified this one a bit (multiplied it … Continue reading DIY (THM) Freezer Meal: Just Like Campbells’ Soup (S)

Tasty Tuesday: Mixed Fruit Smoothie

This is one of my favorite things to have for breakfast before heading to work, and it only takes a couple minutes to throw together. I buy the big bag of mixed fruit at Walmart--it has strawberries, peaches, mangoes, and pineapples--and it's super yummy. This is how I make my smoothies: 1 cup frozen mixed … Continue reading Tasty Tuesday: Mixed Fruit Smoothie