15 Delectable Red Velvet Recipes

Here in the South, red velvet cake graces the table of almost every potluck, family gathering, or event that you’ll attend. In essence, red velvet cake is just chocolate cake doused in red food coloring. The signature of a great red velvet cake, however, is the cream cheese frosting. Mmm…sounds delicious, doesn’t it? Below I’ve […]

Quick and Easy Spinach and Garlic Tomato Basil Penne for Large and Busy Families{Plus a FREE Ground Beef Rebate!}

Its spring time! Around here that means baseball season, dance recitals, park playdates, and lots of general hubbub that keeps us on the move. It seems that all too often, I end up falling behind on menu planning or get caught off guard by how quickly the day has passed. Suddenly I’m faced with the […]

Simple Steps for Gluten Free Eating

Several years ago our daughter was diagnosed with Hashimoto’s disease an auto-immune disease that affects the thyroid. We were not on board with pumping her full of medication so we began to look for alternatives that could ease her symptoms without opening the medicine cabinet. One suggestion that seemed to be on every board, Facebook group, […]

U is for Unleavened Bread

Today I am excited to guest post for Dusty for the ABC’s of Bible Study for Children. I am Karyn and I blog at Teach Beside Me. Today’s post is U is for Unleavened Bread. I had fun researching this topic and deciding what to use in this post. As I have been preparing for […]

Easy Lentil Soup

I love soup! It’s such a great way to get vegetables into your kids. And vegetables are a big part of our healthy diet. Soup is quick and easy. It’s lovely and warming for these cold winter days. What better way to keep cosy than with a bowl of tasty lentil soup? Ingredients for Lentil […]

Whole Wheat Apple Pie Oatmeal Pancakes with Cinnamon Maple Syrup

It’s officially fall!! That means that our home fills with the smells of apples and pumpkins as I concoct as many recipes featuring those two fall yummy foods.  Today I want to share with you a pancake recipe that has quickly become one of the most requested breakfast options in our house–whole wheat apple pie […]

36 FREE Books with Paleo Recipes for Kindle

Whether you are a newbie or a veteran of following the paleo diet, stomach you just might need some new ideas for recipes to make. Today I have three dozen FREE ebooks containing breakfast, price lunch, try dinner, snack, and dessert paleo recipes. As usual, prices on Amazon change frequently and fast, so snag these […]

Whole Wheat Chocolate Banana Muffins

We really love a good muffin in our house.  They frequently grace our table as breakfast or a snack and I’m constantly on the lookout for new recipes to try. Sometimes I find a great recipe, but there are a few things that I want to try differently. That was the case with this particular […]

Cheesecake Recipes Galore {A Round Up of 50 Varieties}

Cheesecake is one of my most favorite desserts and is one of my personal specialties when it comes to baking.  I am the unofficial cheesecake baker for nearly all family events and even get requests from my husband’s coworkers.  It’s just so yummy!  Who doesn’t love cheesecake? Did you know that tomorrow is NATIONAL CHEESECAKE […]

25 Healthy Popsicle Recipes for Kids

Derivative of “Fruit Ice Lollies” by Lablascovegmenu, used under CCBY 2.0 The heat of summer is thick and we’re all looking for ways to keep ourselves cool. Children love to be outdoors and if yours are like mine, it’s hard to keep them from overheating while they are out running and playing. Popsicles are a […]