Pumpkin Bread – Oh yes!

This recipe is made with simple ingredients and I can feel free to nibble on it as a snack with my midday coffee (SO yum) or encourage my kids to have a slice with their morning eggs. Try it out and let me know how you like it!

Make Your Own Taco Seasoning

My family pretty consistently has a taco night at least once every 2 weeks even if it’s not on a Tuesday – and last night my hubby totally got daggers from me for not bringing home some Taco Bueno (some of the best)! ANyway — when we make it ourselves, it’s that much more fun and rewarding to chow down.
Ditch the seasoning packets (they’re usually high in sodium and contain artificial flavors) with this super-easy spice blend. You can even add in additional spices, like cayenne for some heat! 

Announcing my June Summer Strong Squad – Plus! Taste these Berry Protein Pops, download my June Family Fun Calendar & Summer Bucket List

Can you believe another month has come and gone, *|FNAME|*? June always feels like the real start of summer and we’re ready for fun tropical beverages, campfires with smores, and days in the sunshine with summer fruit and our families. What is your favorite part of summer? It’s often easier for us to fall offContinue reading “Announcing my June Summer Strong Squad – Plus! Taste these Berry Protein Pops, download my June Family Fun Calendar & Summer Bucket List”

Strawberry Mint Popsicles

Most popsicles are made primarily of sugar, sugar, and then a little bit more sugar for good measure… but not these! These are the perfect poolside treat … they actually taste GOOD and they’re good for you. What could be better?!  For the smoothest strawberry popsicles, you’ll want to blend all the ingredients on highContinue reading “Strawberry Mint Popsicles”

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 ;-).