• Salted Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Bites

    Lately I have been feeling as though we are in a snack/dessert rut. It seems as though it’s always the same thing: cake, ice cream, cookies, or a sweet cereal to curb that sweet tooth after dinner and before bed.…

  • Semi-Homemade Chicken Pot Pie

    This recipe was discovered when I cooked a 15-lb turkey for only three people. I had so many leftovers and had no clue what to do with them all! After having our fill of at least a dozen other turkey…

  • Simple Hard Boiled Eggs in Your Instant Pot

    For the last few years I have tried every tip and trick available on the internet to create the perfect hard boiled egg. From baking soda, to vinegar, to immediate ice bath, if it’s out there, I have failed at…

  • Slow Cooker White Chicken Chili

        We woke up to pouring rain and a tornado watch here in South Western North Carolina. Whenever it rains I’m suddenly in the mood for some sort of soup or chili. My entire family loves a good hearty…

  • Top 10 Things Mom Really Wants For Mother’s Day

        Mother’s Day is the one day of the year that mother’s both look forward to and loathe its existence. Typically, gifts consist of flowers and cards purchased at the last minute. Sometimes, partners and children will offer to…

  • Banana Pudding Cheesecake

    Banana Pudding Cheesecake Written by Guest Blogger Erin K. Courtney   If you’re from the South or familiar with our food down here, you’ll know that Banana Pudding is something we don’t mess around with. We mean serious business, and…

  • 9 Ways Busy Moms Can Make Time for Self-Care

    9 Ways Busy Moms Can Make Time for Self-Care Written by Guest Blogger Erin Pennings   Self-care is one of the latest buzzwords, and with good reason. In 2019 we’re super lucky to be at a point where people understand…

  • Maple Glazed Chicken and Sweet Potatoes

      Sweet potatoes are a staple in our house. My daughter loves to eat them raw and since they’re packed full of so many vitamins, I just can’t say no. This chicken and sweet potato concoction is perfect with the…

  • Italian Dunkers with Homemade Dipping Sauce

        This is one recipe that takes me back to my childhood. Italian Dunkers were almost a weekly staple at my school and the only day I took extra money so I could purchase a double lunch. They are…

  • Where Are You From? Our Unconventional Life

    Where Are You From? Our Unconventional Life Written by Heather Freeman   “Where are you from?” That has to be one of the most confusing questions anybody can ask me. I never know exactly how to answer and normally just…