fitness, food, Uncategorized

Clean Cookie Dough

This cookie dough recipe is an old faithful that will always hit the spot when I want just an little somethin' sweet but don't want to spend an hour baking and don't want to consume 892346527853 calories. It's especially perfect as a cool, quick summer time treat for my little ones, too!  And doesn't it… Continue reading Clean Cookie Dough

farmhouse, food, Uncategorized

Bone Brawth & Harmony

Remember Bone Thugz?  If not, gtfo.  Jk you can stay but if you don't click this link and listen to Ghetto Cowboy whilst reading about preparing bone broth and having Laura Ingalls Wilder aspirations well then just stop reading. Fam.  I've been poor, I've been rich, I've been middle, I've been always an American so… Continue reading Bone Brawth & Harmony

food, Uncategorized

Chocolate Chocolate Chip Clean Zucchini Muffins

shred10 approved "I'm talking about freeing yourself up to live life in abundance instead of clinging to your fears." - read of the day (by Jen Sincero) I'm a total self-growth junkie.  Me.  The girl who used to skip class in college to eat chocolate icing by the spoonful while binging on Nip/Tuck and generally… Continue reading Chocolate Chocolate Chip Clean Zucchini Muffins

Faith, food, Uncategorized

Homemade Amish Bread

I don't know why, but something about homemade bread just makes me feel extremely domestic.  Basically like an actual pioneer woman braving the cold and walking for miles to the town mill with my grains in a sack over my shoulder. Anyway, I posted a picture of a freshly baked batch of our favorite amish… Continue reading Homemade Amish Bread


No Bake PB Cup Bars

It's been 4 months since my last food blog.  (Catholic confession intro style) I love food.  Love taking pics of it.  Love writing about it.  Love sharing recipes with fellow food obsessed friends trying to enjoy our favorite things with minimal atherosclerotic effect. However, blogging is very time consuming.  You have to photograph each step,… Continue reading No Bake PB Cup Bars


Five Minute Date Balls

It feels so good to be home after a busy weekend away with the babies.  Traveling with little ones is not for the faint of heart. But the memories are totally worth it.  My Monday plans so far consist of leggings, coffee, the couch, and these super easy date balls. Lots of simple carbs were… Continue reading Five Minute Date Balls


Peanut Butter Oreo Crust No Bake Reeces Cheesecake

AKA Anniversary Cheesecake.  Before we had kids, I made huge, Paula Deen-esque meals with over the top desserts like this all the time.  We never ate anything fresh.   But, when you know better, you do better.  And we know that we have to make sure our babies get lots of healthy food to have a good life, and… Continue reading Peanut Butter Oreo Crust No Bake Reeces Cheesecake


Dark Chocolate Salted Caramel Pretzel Bark

So I forgot to put the first layer of chocolate down.  I suffer from night time dementia induced by my kids. Caramel.  Who doesn't like caramel?  True question...I want to in the world could you NOT like caramel?  It's sugar + heat.  The stuff addiction is made of. Ghirardelli dark chocolate chips are my… Continue reading Dark Chocolate Salted Caramel Pretzel Bark