family, kids, recipes, snacks

Honeydew Berry Popscicles

ICYMI: Alara (our youngest daughter) is quite the joiner and anticipates the challenge each year.  We encourage her to choose 3 snacks from the recipe booklet for each week that she would like to try, and then we coach her through preparing them at home.  Sometimes we take pictures and/or videos of her snacks, and here is one of her snacks prepared for the challenge ;-). 

100 days to brave, devotional, faith, faith for fitness

100 Days to Brave – Day 17 – Dig Into the Word for Yourself

"How can she be so lit up from the inside out and on fire about the Bible, and it seem like such a chore or boring task to you - something you know you "should" do, or "have" to do??" Welp... y'all... Annie apparently used to feel the same way! Today's devo was so encouraging to read.... join me? 100 Days to Brave - Day 17 - Dig Into the Word for Yourself

meal plan, mom life

How We Plan Meals Every Week

In case ya missed it, on Facebook last month, I shared a quick run down of how Donald and I approach planning meals for the week (yes, every week) before hitting the grocery store and definitely before diving into any recipe sites SO YOU SAVE THE MOOLAH (and your sanity)!  Keep it simple, keep it smart, y'all. 


Healthy Mac & Cheese

As mamas, we are always looking for healthier ways to serve up kid favorites. So, when I discovered a recipe for healthy Macaroni and Cheese, I decided to dress it up a bit and make it something the kids would love AND I would still approve (and enjoy myself)! The result? A bacon topped 3… Continue reading Healthy Mac & Cheese

100 days to brave, devotional, faith for fitness

100 Days to Brave 0 Day 15 – Ask the Hard Questions

Call to me and I will answer you. I’ll tell you marvelous and wondrous things that you could never figure out on your own. - Jeremiah 33:3 MSG "Sometimes we avoid asking God things because we fear what the answer will be." - Annie F Downs, 100 Days to Brave And the rest of those… Continue reading 100 Days to Brave 0 Day 15 – Ask the Hard Questions

recipes, shakeology

10 Pumpkin Shakeology Recipes

It's Fall!!  Sometimes we really want a sweet pumpkin treat, and pairing it together  with Shakeology is not only nutrient dense (helping satisfy our body's cravings in a more fulfilling and meaningful way) but also so delicious!  Check out these scrumptious pumpkin recipes!  (Note:  anywhere you see Pumpkin Spice Shakeology, you are able to substitute Vanilla Shakeology… Continue reading 10 Pumpkin Shakeology Recipes