Chunky Baked Potato Soup

My oldest sons favorite food is baked potatoes! He asks for them multiple times a week! So we almost always have russet potatoes at our home to add as a side dish or an after school snack for my son.   This soup is a perfect one to use up your extra baked potatoes. Which is great with meal prep and planning. I always like planning out my meals so that I know ahead of time to make a little extra of something to make my life easier on another meal. Also if I do not plan ahead especially on …

Crockpot Bone In Turkey Breast

Healthy eating starts with prep and planning. It is having the right stuff readily available. Here is a easy crockpot turkey recipe that will help you make sure you have your meat ready for your meals. I sliced half of the turkey breast for certain recipes and then shredded the other half for other recipes. That way you can cook your source of protein one way but serve it 2 ways so you don’t feel like you are eating the same thing every single day of the week. Honeysuckle White and Shady Brook Farms also provides you with quality turkey …

Chocolate Chunk Peppermint Pie

    I obviously have a hard time letting pie go after Thanksgiving. But as much as I enjoy a good slice of pie I enjoy a good slice of freezer pie even more. My kids feel the exact same way! I also love pairing a good freezer pie with a yummy cookie crust. And nothing pairs better in my mind than chocolate and peppermint to celebrate the winter holidays! I let my son be the first taste tester of this pie and he said it was the better after school snack ever! And is now going to be a …

30 Minute Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe

30 Minute Chicken Noodle Soup {Kid-Friendly!}

30 Minute Chicken Noodle Soup   Chicken noodle soup is a fall and winter time staple and this 30 minute chicken noodle soup recipe is the perfect addition to our dinner rotation! It is comfort food for the soul and makes me feel like a little kid again when I eat it. This is one of those soups that is a guarantee that everyone will eat it and will enjoy it. It is also one of those soups that NEEDS to be homemade from scratch. There are some pretty easy homemade versions out there.  This recipe has been made for …

Halloween Graveyard

Halloween Graveyard

  My middle children Remington loves chocolate pudding so much. It is one of his favorite snacks to bring to school or to snack on after school. I rarely make it because well…I am not the biggest fan. haha but I guess I should be glad that my son likes such an easy snack to make after school.   So I decided to jazz up his after school snack by making it a halloween graveyard. There are only a few ingredients. And just by putting them together you can make your kid smile! So here it is!       …

Crockpot Chili con Queso

Grab some chips and enjoy this DELICIOUS crockpot queso that is super easy to make!     I have made my fair share of crockpot queso dips and I love trying new ones with different types of cheese. I think queso dips should be easy to make and still taste amazing! Except for the fact that 95% of the queso dips that I make are not easy. Until I made this one. It was my dad’s birthday dinner and my mom asked me to make crockpot queso for the meal. I looked through the 5 queso dip recipes that I …

No Bake Pumpkin Peanut Butter Oat Bars

Pumpkin is in full swing over at my house and I could not be happier about it. My husband on the other hand isn’t as much of a pumpkin fan. So i try to limit the amount of full pumpkin treats. Luckily I was sent the best “welcome to fall” package from Peanut Butter & Co. and Bob’s Red Mill that had their fun new pumpkin peanut butter and rolled oats in it.     This recipe has just the right amount of pumpkin in it for those who aren’t 100% pumpkin lovers like myself. Although if u do each …

Creamy Bean Dip

Football season has started and I am always looking for fun new recipes to enjoy during the game while the men watch football. Ill be completely honest I really don’t mind watching football with my husband, dad, or brothers. I grew up playing sports and have had a love for them my entire life. I usually understand what is going on while watching or playing different sports.     With that being said I love any type of fun appetizer food. I love ordering appetizer when I am out to eat even though I am pretty sure that my husband …

Creamy Chicken Hawaiian Haystacks

I grew up eating this dish. It has been in our families dinner rotation as long as I can remember. For our birthdays we get to pick our favorite meal that our mom makes the Sunday before our birthday. A few of my siblings always add this into the rotation. This was the first meal that my husband ate with my family before we were married. And even though it is not in our dinner rotation as much as it was growing up we have in every month or so. It is such a simple meal. My kids love it. …

What are the best things to have at a picnic?

What are the best things to have at a picnic?

 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ShareYourSummer #CollectiveBias Anyone who knows me knows that there is a few things that I love and can’t live without. One of those is my Diet Coke. Whether that is a good thing or not to admit it is an absolute true statement! So when I had the opportunity with Walmart and with Coca-Cola I knew this was not an opportunity to pass up! And more importantly this campaign was about sharing a coke with someone you love. There are so many people …