Mango Pineapple Smoothie Bowl

Finding a refreshing and healthy snack for my family is something that I’m always on the hunt for. I’m over buying store-bought items that are packed full of fillers and other ingredients that I can’t even pronounce. One of my favorite recipes that my kids have gone crazy over as of late is this Mango Pineapple Smoothie Bowl. The flavor is simply out of this world!   And while the flavor is enough to keep this recipe as a favorite in our household, I absolutely love the fact that it takes only 4 ingredients to make it. No added sugars…nothing. Continue Reading...

17 Delicious and Fresh Lemonade Recipes

AHHHH….summer. The days are long, the heat is hot and the need for a cool, refreshing drink is high. When I think of a summer drink, I automatically think of lemonade. It’s light, sweet and hits the taste buds perfectly each and every time. As a kid, you may have ventured out and had your own lemonade stand once or twice. More than likely, you probably sold several cups as well. That’s because EVERYONE loves lemonade. It’s no surprise, really. Lemonade is delicious and can be so versatile! You can have good ol’ regular lemonade, or branch out a bit Continue Reading...

Tomato and Feta Pasta Salad

If you love the tastes of summer, this is the recipe for you. This Tomato and Feta Pasta Salad with Sun-Dried Tomato Dressing is perfect as a side dish option or as a light summer meal. The combination of tomato and feta is paired together amazingly to take this dish from good to great. If you have a garden, you can really make this dish “pop”. Adding fresh, homegrown garden tomatoes to this recipe truly take it over the top. There is something delicious about garden tomatoes that make summer recipes incredible. The more tomatoes, the better! How awesome of Continue Reading...

24 Fresh and Flavorful Fruit Salads

The time is now for the majority of fruits to be in season and prime for the picking. One of the best dishes to eat during the summer? Chilled fruit salad, truly delicious each and every time. The great part about fruit salad is that everyone makes it a little bit different. Some have giant chunks of random fruit while others prefer a more precise and uniform cutting method. There are even fruit salads out there that can add cheese or yogurts as well. My thought? The more fruit that my family can consume rather than sweets or other desserts Continue Reading...

Grilled Veggie Lasagna

Let me just start by saying that I love the flavor of food cooked on the grill. There is just something about the grill marks and the smokey taste that drive my taste buds crazy! I recently found that I have a new passion for grilled food thanks to this amazing Grilled Veggie Lasagna recipe. It’s got delicious ingredients, intense flavor and is full of veggies for the health factor as well. And when I say full of veggies…it’s jam-packed. Kale, eggplant, squash, and peppers to name a few! The great part about this recipe? If you have a vegetable Continue Reading...

23 Tasty Watermelon Recipe Ideas

There is no denying the amazing flavors of fresh and ripe watermelon. The summer months are the perfect time to try to find a watermelon that is juicy and full of flavor. It seems as though everywhere you look, everyone has watermelons for sale! It can be hard to narrow it down on which is the best place to get the most flavorful watermelon but it is possible! Once you find a location that consistently has amazing watermelons packed full of juicy goodness, it’s time to start thinking of all the exciting and fun ways that you can start to Continue Reading...

Fun Ways to Encourage Your Child to Eat More Natural Foods

Let’s face it…we live in a world full of highly-processed, chemical laden food. The next time you are at the store, really take the time and read what’s printed on those food labels. Truth be told, there are probably words on each and every food item that you can’t even pronounce. Our kids, and even us are eating those foods multiple times each and every day. In our house, we strive to eat a better balance of healthy and natural foods. Fewer chemicals, fewer dyes, more organic products and more overall health is our goal each and every day. If Continue Reading...

Blueberry Muffin Smoothie Bowl

If you’ve been craving the flavors of a blueberry muffin without all the guilt associated with it, this Blueberry Muffin Smoothie Bowl recipe may be just the answer that you’ve been searching for! If you are anything like me, finding a good breakfast recipe that I can start off my day with has always been a bit of a struggle. It’s not healthy to start out the morning with those sugary cereals and I often find that I don’t have time to whip up a bacon and eggs type of breakfast either. Trust me when I say that I was Continue Reading...

Mouthwatering Delicious Incredibles Cookie Cups

With the Incredibles movie on the horizon, what better way to celebrate than with an Incredibles Recipe that is certain to make your family even more excited for the movie release! These Incredibles Sparkle Cookie Cups are not only superhero worthy, but you’ll family will love each and every bite as well. If your household is anything like mine, it’s a big deal any time a new Disney movie gets released. To celebrate the occasion, we decided that we needed a treat to go right along with the excitement. What I love about this Incredibles recipe is the fact that Continue Reading...

Mouthwatering Blueberry Cheesecake Bars

There’s just something amazing and delicious about getting to enjoy fresh blueberries during the summer months. If you live in an area where you can pick them yourself, they would make an amazing addition to this Blueberry Cheesecake Bars recipe! Not only does my family CRAVE this simple and delicious recipe, I find that it’s becoming one of my favorites as well. I love the fact that the directions are easy to follow, and it comes out perfect each and every time. Part of what makes this recipe unique is the fact that one of the main ingredients is cream Continue Reading...

Amazingly Delicious Strawberry Lemonade Bars

Nothing says summer like the powerful duo of strawberry and lemonade. There’s something truly magical about how they compliment each other perfectly. And while I like them both separately, I LOVE them together. Who knew that there was a way to combine the freshness and flavor of strawberries with the sweetness and tartness of lemonade to create a truly amazing recipe that is sure to become a family staple. And what I love the most about this recipe? It’s the perfect food item to take along with you to all of those fun summer gatherings. Potlucks, bbq’s, and family reunions Continue Reading...

Patriotic Cookies

With the season of fireworks right around the corner, what a perfect time to give this recipe for Patriotic Cookies a try! While they may not have the loud factor of the true fireworks, they will definitely have the “wow” factor for anyone who takes a bite. What I love most about this recipe is that it is made with cream cheese. It’s just one of those ingredients that take these cookies from good to great. And don’t take my word on it. Ask any of my kids as well! They’ll be happy to tell you how much they love Continue Reading...