Category: Recipes

  • California Burrito Chili — Voted “Best Freaking Chili Ever” by Stefen

    California burrito chili

    Eat it up and channel your inner California dreamin’ self. Maybe do some yoga stretches if you’re really feeling motivated* *Yoga is not recommended immediately after eating chili. Experiment at your own risk.

  • Smoked Taco Seasoning Recipe

  • Immune Boost Drink Recipe

  • Coffee Crème Brûlée Recipe

    Crème brûlée is one of Stefen’s favorite desserts, so of course it is made in our home way more than it probably should be. It’s also not all that difficult to make. If you’ve never made crème brûlée before don’t be intimidated by it’s fancy french name which translates to “burnt cream”. I have made crème brûlée many times […]

  • Lactation Banana Bread Recipe

    This recipe is for lactation banana bread. Although it doesn’t have to be for lactation purposes, if you’re nursing, why not add a few extra ingredients to help boost your supply! This recipe is also gluten free and sugar free, but you can easily substitute regular flour and sugar if you’d like. Chocolate Chip Lactation Banana […]

  • Giant Homemade Nutty Bars: The Healthier(?) Version

    So sometimes I like to make desserts way smaller or bigger than their original size. It just makes me happy. I stand back and stare at my creation and smile. I recently thought it would be fun to make giant homemade Nutty Bars. A lot of the men in my family like Nutty Bars so I […]

  • Pumpkin Cake Baked In A Pumpkin

    pumpkin cake baked in a pumpkin

    So Blake, my almost 2 year old, is very very observant. He always notices if I’ve hung a new picture or decor on the walls.. It always makes me feel good when he walks in the room and says “whoaaa” and then precedes to tell me what it is he sees. When I decided to finally […]

  • Peanut Butter Chocolate Granola Recipe

    peanut butter chocolate granola heart

    This is one of my favorite recipes for a few reasons besides the obvious—peanut butter and chocolate—those being: It’s easy. I am a very big fan of easy recipes. When I’m searching good ole’ google for a new recipe I almost always type “easy….” and then go from there. It can be made as traditional granola […]

  • Roasted Potatoes and Chicken Bacon Alfredo Bake

    Roasted Potatoes and Chicken Bacon Alfredo Bake

    Easy & delicious one dish meal thrown together with ingredients I already have in my pantry/fridge. Those are what happy dinners are made of. Ingredients: 3 tablespoons olive oil 1 small bag of golden or tri-blend potatoes, cubed 1 sweet onion, diced 2 tablespoons minced garlic 6 pieces of turkey bacon (or more*), cooked and crumbled 1 […]