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Healthy Recipes

Instant Pot Refried Beans

Why buy beans in a can when you can make delicious homemade Instant Pot Refried Beans? You will love this incredibly easy recipe that turns dried pinto beans into yummy, creamy refried beans in a snap! When Homemade is Easiest Listen friends, we are too busy to mess around with a complicated, time consuming recipe […] Read more…

Keto Chicken Legs

Chicken legs are a delicious, low-cost meal and made even better when they’re low carb! These Keto Chicken Legs will satisfy your hunger without wrecking your diet. Keto Success A couple of years ago my husband was telling me how frustrated he was that his typical diabetes control diet wasn’t working. He was continuing to […] Read more…

Pumpkin Spice Waffles (Vegan, Gluten-Free)

Pumpkin Spice Waffles (Vegan, Gluten-Free) I love all things pumpkin! The problem is that many of my favorite pumpkin treats are just not at all healthy. Thank goodness for these awesome Pumpkin Spice Waffles! A few years ago when I was visiting my parents, my mom made these Pumpkin Spice Waffles for breakfast. I was […] Read more…

23 Delicious Paleo Recipes

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Happy New Year! I think it’s a really good thing that most people use this time of year to reset and refocus on self improvement. I was inspired by my husband to put together this round up of 23 Delicious Paleo Recipes. He is planning to try out this way of eating in this new […] Read more…

Vegetable Chili

I can never again live any place where there is not an active farmers market. Well, ok so I can live without; I just don’t want to. My local farmers market is open on Saturdays on our town square (a park set in the center of a traffic circle, AKA “round-about”) during spring, summer, and […] Read more…

Peanut Butter Chocolate Protein Candies

Peanut butter and chocolate are a classic craveable combination. Something about the rich, nutty, creaminess just makes you want to bathe in the deliciousness. Ok… maybe I’m taking it too far! But there really is something especially delicious about sweet and creamy peanut butter paired with rich and melt-in-your-mouth chocolate. So why not make a healthier […] Read more…

Healthy Apple Cake Breakfast Cookies

Oats in Bulk Do you shop Sams Club? I always loved shopping at Sams growing up (can you say “samples”?!) and just recently got a membership for my family. Buying in bulk is one easy way I save money on groceries and household items. On my recent trip to Sams Club, I purchased a 10 pound box […] Read more…