Food and Recipes Archive


Cosmic Cookies Recipe Inspired by Miles From Tomorrowland: Let’s Rocket!

Disclosure: We received a copy of the Miles From Tomorrowland: Let’s Rocket! DVD for review. All thoughts shared are our own. Post also contains affiliate links. Aerissa and Xander get excited whenever we “do science.” They find experiments fun and they have a few shows they enjoy watching to learn about the


Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Quinoa Cookies Recipe {Dairy, Soy, and Gluten Free}

A recipe was recently shared on a moms group I belong to for cinnamon raisin quinoa cookies. Seriously quinoa. In cookies. The ingredients were simple enough and didn’t contain any of our personal kryptonite (dairy, soy or gluten). So, naturally, I just had to try it!   I thought I’d give it a


Creating 4th of July Traditions and Frozen Graham Cracker Sandwich Recipe

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Honey Maid. All thoughts and experiences shared are our own. Sparklers, sprinklers, and cool treats were the highlights of my childhood 4th of July gatherings. When I close my eyes I can hear the murmur of family members chatting and laughing at my aunt’s farm. There


Crockpot Cheeseburger Spaghetti Recipe

Disclosure: The Zaycon Fresh ground beef used in this recipe was provided to us. I, of course, was thrilled since I love ordering Zaycon Fresh chicken breasts! Our referral link is included as well. When I can throw dinner in my Crock Pot while I get other things done, I feel productive. When I


Rock Your Grill This Summer With Zaycon Fresh

This post is sponsored by Zaycon Fresh, who we are super excited to work with again and look forward to receiving complimentary products. Our affiliate link is also included. Over the past couple years we’ve ordered boneless, skinless chicken breasts through Zaycon Fresh at least once a year. I know 40 pounds of


Maple Salmon Filets Recipe {Soy Free, Gluten Free}

My friend AH has provided another delicious recipe she created with her order from Door to Door Organics to share with all of you! While I didn’t get a chance to taste it, I did think it smelled amazing. Maple Salmon Filets with Quinoa Recipe Ingredients: 4-5 salmon filets 1/4-1/2 cup pure maple


Baked Cinnamon Apple Pork Chops Recipe {Soy Free, Gluten Free}

This recipe is brought to you by our partnership with Door to Door Organics. Recently my good friend AH shared her thoughts on ordering from Door to Door Organics and why getting groceries delivered by them rocks. I find the service appealing because we’re trying to make healthier eating choices, which starts


5 Reasons to Love Door to Door Organics

Disclosure: We were provided with a shopping credit in order to try out Door to Door Organics and share our thoughts with you. We’re also sharing a $10 off code on first time orders and giving away shopping credits. Grocery shopping is generally a necessary evil that we must do to keep


Calling All Chocoholics! 14 Drool-Worthy Chocolate Dessert Recipes

This post is part of sponsored campaign with Foodie, an online recipe collection. My love of all things chocolate is genuine and pure. Now check out these drool-worthy desserts. Check out 14 Drool-Worthy Chocolate Desserts by Darcy Zalewski at Are you craving chocolate right now? If you aren’t, you will be


Drink Up! 16 Smoothies to Enjoy On-the-Go

This collection of smoothies is sponsored by, a place for collecting and organizing recipes. Enjoy all the delicious smoothies I found to share with you! Check out Smoothies for Breakfast by Darcy Zalewski at Whether it’s for breakfast or a midday pick-me-up, it’s hard to go wrong with a smoothie.


22 Cookies and Bars Perfect for Holiday Parties or Gifts!

This collection of tempting holiday cookie and bar recipes is sponsored by Foodie, a place to collect and organize recipes online. Check out Holiday Cookies and Bars by Darcy Zalewski at I love sweets, but cookies and bars are probably my favorites. Especially during the holidays. Oh so many delicious flavors


Drool-Worthy Desserts: 12 Holiday Pies to Send Your Taste Buds to Heaven

This recipe collection is sponsored by, a place to collect and organize recipes. I only added pies I want to eat! Check out 12 Heavenly Holiday Pies by Darcy Zalewski at Anyone who knows me knows I love sweets. They are definitely my weakness. And even though I tend to


Tricks and Treats: 13 Ghoulishly Good Halloween Party Food Ideas

It’s my favorite time of year again and so I had to share these fun Halloween treats perfect for a spooky party. This collection is sponsored by, a place to organize and collect recipes, but all recipes were selected by me. Check out Halloween Tricks and Treats by Darcy Zalewski at


Easy Slow Cooker Chicken and Potatoes

I’m not a fantastic cook, but I can make some deliciously simple dishes. My absolute favorite appliance these days is my Crock Pot followed by my deep freezer. The end of the day is often challenging for my to cook while my kids enter the witching hour. They tend to be more


Bring on Brinner! 12 Breakfast for Dinner Recipes

This collection of delicious breakfast for dinner recipes is sponsored by, a place where you can collect and organize recipes online. Check out 12 Breakfast for Dinner Recipes by Darcy Zalewski at I love breakfast foods, but I don’t get to enjoy as many of them as I would like at


Easy Pineapple Banana Smoothie

I loooove smoothies. I might like milkshakes even more, but smoothies are always a hit in my house. The kids think it’s fun to help fill the blender and drink through fun straws. When Rissa was younger, I made Peanut Butter Banana Avocado Smoothies a lot. Or Strawberry Banana Avocado. I’ve experimented


12 Quick Family Meals

This collection of Quick Family Meals is part of a compensated campaign with Check out Quick Family Dinner Recipes by Darcy Zalewski at I sort of hate calling a recipe “quick.” To me, quick is subjective when it comes to cooking. What may be a quick meal for you to


Champagne Soaked Strawberries and 12 Drinks for Summer

This summer drink round up is sponsored by, a place to organize and collect recipes online. Check out 12 Summer Drinks by Darcy Zalewski at I love strawberries and I’m fond of champagne. I haven’t drank very much in years, but when I do, it’s all about enjoying the taste.


12+ Popsicle Recipes for Summer

The temperature is heating up around here, so I put together a collection of popsicle recipes as part of a compensated campaign for Check out 12+ Popsicle Recipes for Summer by Darcy Zalewski at After such a brutally cold winter, warm weather is welcome around here…but only if the humidity


14 Recipes to Rock a BBQ Potluck

This post is part of a sponsored campaign with; however, I selected the recipes for my collection. Enjoy! Summer is almost heeerrrreeee. Summer is ALMOST here. I don’t care if spring as barely sprung. I’m used to a more gradual warm up, but this cold has been lingering way too long.