Overnight Oats Berry Explosion!

I have to be real honest with y’all. It has been tough to be motivated to do much around here. If you are from the PNW area, you know exactly where I am going with this… It has rained…. A LOT. In fact, this winter/spring has been the second wettest winter/spring in the last 75 years. Lucky us,

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Chocolate Chip Cookies (Family Recipe!!)

Happy Saturday Everyone! I hope you are all having a great weekend and are cheering on your favorite team in the final four in this year’s March Madness! I have never participated in March Madness until this year at work and if you have never done it before, you need to do it next year!

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Pickled BVA Toast

Happy Saturday! I hope you are all staying warm and dry on this rainy day – unless you’re somewhere hot and sunny, then please soak up some of that for me. The last couple of weeks have been all sorts of crazy… hence my absence online. Last week we had a three birthday parties within

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Asparagus Everyone Loves!

I think we can all agree that Asparagus is a love or hate vegetable. I love it, Andrew hates it. I want to gorge it, he wants to burn it. However, eating the same vegetables every week is SUCH a drag and I begin to despise them. Thus, I was determined to make it in a

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Extreme Cobb Salad Makeover

Can we just get real honest? It is HARD to truly love making salads. Especially when your husband doesn’t like any fruit to be on them. So when looking through ideas of what salads to make for us, about 80% of the creative ideas are off the table… literally. This leads to endless (what feels

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Pick-Me-Up Morning Shake

Happy Wednesday to you all! I cannot believe how quickly time is flying. Just a few days ago I looked at my calendar and was like, “How the HECK is it almost February already?” Seriously, weren’t we just celebrating Christmas a yesterday?! This thought could be due to the fact I refused to take down

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Mexi-Bowl With Some Zest!

Happy Saturday everyone! Can you believe that 2016 is almost over? This year has absolutely flown by. I know that others may have a different opinion with the world around us, but 2016 has been a big year of building for us and has been one of the best years of my life. The best

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Sweet Potato Nachos

Sweet Potato Nachos Happy Sunday everyone! I hope you all had a nice weekend full of rest, adventure, and LOTS of Christmas season festivities! A couple weeks ago, I took a challenge by Chelsea’s Messy Apron to create a dish using Alexia Foods frozen sweet potato fries. Let me tell you… they are AMAZING. You can find them at

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Caramelized Chicken and Potatoes

Caramelized Chicken and Potatoes I hope you all had an amazing Thanksgiving week with your family and friends and are slowly recovering from your food comas. It is so fun to get together with family and catch up on one another’s lives. It is also a time for that one uncle to catch up on

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