Creamy Skillet Pasta Recipe


I am a huge pasta fan!  It seriously feels like Christmas to me when Olive Garden has their unlimited pasta special.  I usually drag my husband there a few times during the promotional period. :) I was craving some pasta recently and definitely was not looking appealing enough to head out anywhere, so I rummaged through my pantry and fridge and this [...]

Skinny Chocolate Raspberry Milkshake Recipe


Sometimes, life is so crazy and rushed and insane that you just have to take a step back and enjoy the small, perfect moments in life. For the past two months, my fiance has been in LA (1,500 miles away!) at an internship for Ernst & Young. It has been hard not having him here, but a few weeks ago, he surprised me - and here is the video! :)He's the [...]

Favorite Kitchen Finds from Fab!


I am getting married in less than a month! It is seriously coming up SO QUICK! As we've starting gathering things to set up our apartment - I have been drooling over all the fun kitchen appliances and accessories that seem to be calling my name! I've shopped Fab before - but when I saw their kitchen inventory, I think I fell just a little bit more in love [...]

Chicken Cordon Bleu Nuggets

Chicken Cordon Bleu Nuggets

We are huge chicken nugget fans and absolutely love chicken cordon bleu.  We thought it would be wonderful to combine our two  favorites into one delicious bite of heavenly goodness.  Our kids devoured these nuggets in no time at all!   We adapted our Chicken Cordon Blue Casserole recipe  into these tasty nuggets!   We dipped them in honey mustard dipping [...]

Healthy Fried Zucchini

Healthy Fried Zucchini

  My little family and I live in a small little house that we rent so we are not allowed to grow a garden. Luckily my Mother-in-Law has a wonderful garden. She is especially good at growing zucchini! I am so excited to share a recipe that I got from her. It tastes delicious! Even my husband who doesn't like zucchini couldn't stop picking at [...]

Raspberry White Chocolate Chip Brownies Recipe


A few weeks ago, we all headed up to Bear Lake, UT for the weekend.  We had a blast playing on the beach and riding wave runners!  Bear Lake is known for it's famous fresh raspberries and it is a tradition to get a raspberry shake whenever we visit.  This time around I tried a chocolate raspberry shake and it was amazing!  Ever since then I have been on a [...]

Loaded Baked Potato Salad

Loaded Baked Potato Salad

My husband was gone for 4 weeks to St. Louis this last month for Medical School. He got home on Saturday and my girls (and myself) are so excited to have him back. While he was gone, I decided to keep myself busy so I wouldn't miss him too much. One of the days I decided to redo my family room. I had old pictures of my girls so decided to go shopping for [...]

Chicken Club Quesadillas Recipe


Shortly after my husband and I were married, I started hinting that I wanted to have children . . . lots of them! When I finally got him on board with the whole baby idea, it took a VERY long time for us to get pregnant. Miraculously, our sweet baby girl was born and suddenly my dream of having a big family changed a little bit . . .Instead of thinking [...]

Graham Cracker Crumb Bars Recipe

graham cracker crumb bars

These little bars of goodness are perfect for those times when you told your mom that you would bring dessert to a family function, but totally forgot about it until shortly before it's time to go and you don't have any time to run to the store, so you have to look in your pantry and find something that you can make with the few ingredients that you have [...]

Six Sisters’ Weekly Menu Plan #29


The last few weeks of summer are always so busy! Save yourself some stress by planning out your menu. Here's a little help from the Sisters! Monday: Avocado Chicken Enchiladas  Tuesday: Smokey Grilled Pork Chops  Wednesday: Crock Pot Bacon Ranch Chicken Thursday: Homemade Big Mac Friday: Asian Glazed Salmon  Saturday: Slow Cooker [...]

Strut Your Stuff Saturday Link Party – Week 107


Welcome back to another Strut Your Stuff Saturday! We are so glad you took the time to come share what you have been up to! Thank you for making our cookbook a #1 Amazon bestseller for a couple of weeks in a row! We appreciate your support so much! You can check it out HERE. Here are our favorites from last week: Dairy Free Chocolate Cream Pie [...]

25 Side Dishes Ready in 15 Minutes or Less!

25 side dishes

As a college student, I am not used to cooking for other people. Most of my meals are simple slow cooker meals, or if I am lucky, leftovers from my mom's Sunday dinner the weekend before. A few nights ago I decided I would finally cook up a real meal and surprise my roommates. It wasn't until we were about ready to sit down at the table, that I realized I [...]

Ice Cream Party with


My little man recently turned 1 and I knew we needed to celebrate with one of his favorite foods: ice cream!  I teamed up with for a birthday bash centered around his favorite sweet treat! (I promise that is a happy screaming face! Haha!) We sent out the invites to our family and turned to Wayfair for the rest of the party details! I found [...]

Smokey Grilled Pork Chops Recipe


I love using recipes that only take a few minutes to throw together!  We have had one crazy summer and I am lucky to get dinner on the table most nights!  My family was getting hungry and I knew I needed to make dinner in a crunch and this recipe was just what we needed.  Quick, easy and delicious!  Doesn't get much better than that! Smokey Grilled Pork [...]

Cake Batter Cheesecake Bars Recipe

Cake Batter Cheesecake Bars

There are a few things I could not live without in this life, and cheesecake is definitely one of those things! I love it. Seriously - they had to talk me out of serving cheesecake at my wedding luncheon and at the reception, too. I am still wishing they agree to let us have it at both... This recipe combines the best of both worlds! The cute Erika over at [...]

RubySpence Home Decor Giveaway!

Ruby Spence Collage

 I get married in 30 days! And I am seriously so excited! As we've been slowly gathering things for our apartment (which has been my favorite part!) it has been an adventure trying to find home decor pieces I love at a reasonable price. Then I heard about this week's sponsor: Ruby Spence Ruby Spence is totally a family business.  Everyone in the family [...]