Healthy Instant Pot Zuppa Toscana

Don’t worry if you don’t have an Instant Pot because I have instructions below for this Healthy Instant Pot Zuppa Toscana to be made in the slow cooker, as well as the stove top! My first goal was to make this beloved soup a little healthier and allergy friendly by eliminating the heavy cream. I’ve also included recipe to notes … Read More

Grain Free Caramel Apple Pie Bars

Tyler loves apple pie, so it’s a flavor I like to work in as often as possible. So this year with the holidays coming up, I wanted make something around the apple pie concept that would be good for entertaining. The main goal was to keep it gluten free, paleo friendly, and easy to make!

Instant Pot Salsa Chicken Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Today marks the first ever Instant Pot recipe I’ve done! I do have to admit though, despite everyone saying the Instant Pot is the best thing since sliced bread – no wait… better than sliced bread, I remained unconvinced.

Asian Chicken Zucchini Noodle Instant Soup Jars

Instant soups were a big thing when I was growing up, and while I’m not sure they are anymore, everyone I know has memories surrounding them. Tyler tells me stories about him and his brother crushing up the noodles and sprinkling the seasoning packet over them before eating them dry. And my favorite memory was the time my cousin and … Read More

Green Beans with Lemon Dill Vinaigrette

When it comes to side dishes, I like to keep my recipes quick and easy with maximum flavor! We mostly lean towards bowl food types of dishes for an ‘all in one’ approach. But sometimes it’s nice to make a side dish or two to go with a simple entrée.

3 Quick and Easy Apple Slice Snacks

I’ve heard these apple slice snacks called ‘apple doughnuts’, but in my opinion that’s taking things a little to far. Normally I have no problem with healthier versions, but just because these are doughnut shaped, doesn’t mean I can bring myself to use the term doughnut!

Grain Free Blackberry Cardamom Muffins

Is there anything better than ripe juicy blackberries plucked from the vine with sticky juice stained fingers, and still warm from the sun? I’m not sure, but I guess pretty much any berry still warm from the sun would make my list!

Fully Loaded Taco Salad with Salsa Dressing

Taco salad has been both a classic and a favorite since childhood. The way I grew up eating it was fully loaded with both cheddar cheese and sour cream. But I’ve been working on cutting back how much dairy I eat.

Chipotle Chicken Mexican Street Corn Salad

My favorite part about the last hurrah of summer is when tomato and corn season finally collide. We’re a little behind everyone else seasonally here, which means local corn just showed up last week!