Chocolate Covered Strawberries Protein Shake

Chocolate Covered Strawberries Protein Shake

School has been out for 2 weeks for my kids. Luckily the temperatures have been pretty good and by pretty good I mean in the 90’s! Arizona weather can get in the 100’s in May. So for it being the end of May it has been gorgeous! The summer activities are in full swing. My sons are both in swim team which is early in the morning. Followed by that is basketball camp and then usually more swimming and activities! Lazy summer mornings aren’t a thing in our house right now. I am hoping that kicks in soon but for …

Hawaiian Turkey Burgers

Hawaiian Turkey Burgers

Grilling is done year around in our home. During the spring time when it starts to get hot grilling is done multiple times a week. I love not heating up the house and enjoying the gorgeous springtime weather. Usually the kids are running around the backyard and I am getting dinner ready. I was super excited when I found out about the new and improved seasoned turkey burgers from Honeysuckle White. I have loved their turkey products and wondering how they could improve their already delicious turkey burgers. But they have done it again! They are the perfect addition to …

Summer Time Spinach Salad with a Creamy Citrus Poppyseed Dressing

Summer Time Spinach Salad with a Creamy Citrus Poppyseed Dressing

It gets hot here in Arizona during the summertime! I am always looking for refreshing lunch and dinners to enjoy that don’t heat up the house! This salad paired with bowtie pasta takes it up a notch and makes it a little heartier. Which means you can enjoy it for dinner as well as lunch! I always love using Stonyfield Greek yogurt to create a creamy dressing to pair my salad with! I love using these 5.3 ounce containers because they are perfectly measured with the right amount of Greek yogurt to make a dressing for my family!  There is …

The Best Nerf War Party Ideas

The Best Nerf War Party Ideas

Nerf War Party We had one epic Nerf War Party for my son.Do you want to learn how to build a nerf war party? Here is 10 ideas for you… Parties are one of my very favorite things to do! After they are over my husband always looks exhausted; which is super funny to me since most of the time he just shows up! I think he gets exhausted just looking around at all the party “stuff” and watching me run around like a crazy person getting everything ready. The day that I threw this party for my son’s 8th …

Sweet Potato and Beet Chips

Sweet Potato and Beet Chips

Today is National Hummus Day! A few weeks back I got a fun package from Sabra filled to the brim with a variety of Hummus’. I posted a picture on social media and got a slew of comments about what their favorite kind of Sabra hummus is and also what their favorite thing to eat with hummus is. My mind went on and on about what the best things to dip in hummus is. The next few days I inhaled way too much hummus. I ate it for lunch several days in a row and of course a favorite is …

Quick and Easy Teriyaki Marinade

Quick and Easy Teriyaki Marinade

Chicken Teriyaki Marinade 3/4 cup soy sauce1 1/2 cups water1/2 cup sugar1 teaspoon ginger1 clove garlic3 chopped green onions Combined all sauce ingredients in a saucepan. Stir to dissolve sugar. Marinate chicken or kabobs for 3 hours in sauce. Remove chicken or kabobs and place on the grill. Save sauce. Take sauce and bring to a boil in a medium saucepan. Add 1 teaspoon cornstarch dissolved in 1/4 cup water to thicken. Serve grilled chicken or kabobs and top with sauce

The Best Teacher Appreciation Gift

The Best Teacher Appreciation Gift

While searching for my Mother’s Day gift I found the most amazing teacher appreciation gift! I am a treat girl most of the time but I couldn’t help this time and I am sure my son’s kindergarten teacher will agree that this is one amazing gift! So I had my son start drawing his class for his teacher. Take in account he is 5 years old and has over 25 kids in his class! Thats a lot of faces to fit in a drawing. So my little boy started drawing. I took a snap shot on my phone and sent …