Roasted Veggies with a Creamy Garlic Dip

Roasted Veggies with a Creamy Garlic Dip

Roasted veggies are such a great way to add a pop of color to your meal. Such a gorgeous easy dish to make! Somehow whenever I make this dish I am able to to convince at least one of my kids to try a new vegetable. Pair it with a dipping sauce and I can get my children to try anything!  Using coconut oil in cooking is always a healthier option that I love to sneak in there with my baking. I have always loved Barleans products and have tried many of them! I love their fish oil swirls and …

Cotton Candy Mocktail

Cotton Candy Mocktail

Cotton candy, cotton candy, cotton candy where do I begin! Lets just say that my kids squealed with joy when I opened the package with this fun cotton candy machine. We have made a few batches of cotton candy since we got the machine but one of the times we whipped up some fun mocktails! My kids were gobbling them down! Who knew how trending cotton candy drinks were! All I know is that they were sure fun to make and my kids loved watching the cotton candy slowly disappear! First up we whipped up a batch of cotton candy. …

Mother’s Day Favorites

Mother’s Day Favorites

Mother’s Day is coming up and I couldn’t help but compile a few of my favorite things or actually my favorite things that remind me of my mom. There are two things that will always remind me of my mom. Her love for cooking and her love for writing letters and notes to others.  So I started browsing the amazing Mother’s Day lookbook that Minted.com put together found so many that I loved for myself and then the perfect one for my mom caught my eye! Her entire house is black and white with little touches of gold. She is …

Turkey Bratwurst and Potato Kabobs with Mustard Glaze

Turkey Bratwurst and Potato Kabobs with Mustard Glaze

Kabobs are my jam. They really are! My family gets so excited to prep them with me or when they see me grilling them. I don’t know what it is about kabobs but they are just so much more fun to eat! Especially for my children. They try veggies that they otherwise wouldn’t. And of course to top it off all the food is cute bite size which is way more cute and easier to eat!  Finding different things to grill on my kabobs is sometimes my downfall. So when Honeysuckle White turkey had these turkey bratwurst and potato kabobs …

Deluxe Blondie Brownies

Deluxe Blondie Brownies

These deluxe brownies is a recipe my mom has made since I was little. The recipe originally came from my dad’s mission president, President Watts’s. They are definitely loaded with some yummy ingredients to step up the normal blondie recipe. Blondie Brownies 1/2 cup butter 2 cups brown sugar 1/4 cup canned evaporated milk 1 cup white flour 2 cups oatmeal 1 1/2 cup pecans, chopped 1/2 cup butterscotch chips 1 cup cooking oil 4 eggs 1 teaspoon salt 1 cup wheat flour 2 cups coconut 1 cup chocolate chips 1/2 cup almond toffee bits Mix together butter and cooking …

Cheesy Taco Pasta

Cheesy Taco Pasta

Every Sunday night my mom cooks our family dinner. She always goes way above and beyond and has way too much food for the 20 of us. Yes 20 of us eat dinner together every Sunday and yes she cooks enough food for 20 and always has extras. My parents decided this year to buy a cow! They halved it will a friend of theirs and when it got to the right size they had it butchered and cut into lean delicious meat. We had our first taste of ground beef from their cow the past Sunday and boy was …

Quinoa Turkey Sliders

Quinoa Turkey Sliders

I love anything mini. So naturally I love little sliders. Also with young kids in my home sliders are more made than full size sandwiches/burgers/or in this case turkey burgers! So when I was sent this quinoa turkey slider recipe I couldn’t help but drool over the list of ingredients! They are jam packed with favor especially when paired with Honeysuckle White ground turkey.  Quinoa Turkey Sliders 1 cup packed fresh mint leaves 1 cup packed fresh cilantro leaves 1/4 cup sliced natural or blanched almonds 1 jalapeno,seeded and coarsely chopped 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil water 3 Tablespoons freshly squeezed lime juice 1/2 …