Crock Pot Caramel Hot Apple Cider

Warm, creamy, delicious caramel hot apple cider cooked right in the crock pot, and with only 4 easy ingredients!

Warm, creamy, delicious caramel hot apple cider cooked right in the crock pot, and with only 4 easy ingredients! (Thank you to Truvía® for sponsoring this post.) You all know of my infinite love for Southern California. Right? I mean, I think I’ve said it a hundred times, if not more. I absolutely love living here. I’m… 

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Thai Coconut Soup

Make your favorite Thai take-out at home with this Thai Coconut Soup. A crazy delicious coconut broth with shrimp, mushrooms and rice - it's comfort food at its finest!

Make your favorite Thai take-out at home with this Thai Coconut Soup. A crazy delicious coconut broth with shrimp, mushrooms and rice – it’s comfort food at its finest! I’m stoked about today’s recipe and this post! Why? Because I teamed up with some pretty amazing bloggers to bring you 10 awesome dinner ideas you will… 

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Homemade Biscuits with Cheddar and Rosemary

Easy Homemade Biscuits with Cheddar & Rosemary - the best side dish on the dinner table!

Easy Homemade Biscuits with Cheddar & Rosemary – the best side dish on the dinner table! I was talking with a mom from preschool the other day. We were chatting about babies and pregnancy. You know…all that fun stuff you talk with your mom pals about. Anyway, she’s darling and so tiny. She told me she’s… 

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Creamy Cauliflower Soup

EASY Cauliflower Soup that's super healthy but doesn't taste healthy (hint: YUM!) Vegetarian, gluten-free, paleo and clean eating. So delicious!

EASY Cauliflower Soup that’s super healthy but doesn’t taste healthy (hint: YUM! Vegetarian, gluten-free, paleo and clean eating). Happy Monday! Well, it’s a brand new week. Can’t say I’m too excited. Do you ever have a really busy weekend and then finally sit down to relax on Sunday night just to realize your upcoming week… 

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Southwest Dip aka Wild West Dip

Quick Southwest Dip that's perfect for whipping up when entertaining guests or to devour when watching your favorite TV show. Creamy ranch & southwestern flavors, corn, black beans and cheese - so delicious! #cadairy

Quick Southwest Dip that’s perfect for whipping up when entertaining guests or to devour when watching your favorite TV show! I was recently asked to make a recipe using California Dairy products, that would go with one of the Oscar nominated movies. Something fun that you could serve at an Oscars party. I was stumped… 

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Southwestern Quinoa Stuffed Peppers Recipe

Southwestern Quinoa Stuffed Peppers Recipe - pasilla peppers filled with black beans, quinoa and spices then cooked in a flavorful tomato sauce. Vegetarian, gluten free, clean-eating and absolutely delicious!

Southwestern Quinoa Stuffed Peppers Recipe – pasilla peppers filled with black beans, quinoa and spices then cooked in a flavorful tomato sauce. Vegetarian, gluten free, clean-eating and absolutely delicious! Happy Monday! Did you have a good Valentine’s Day? After all my ranting in Friday’s post, I ended up going out to dinner and celebrating Valentine’s… 

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Flourless Chocolate Cake

Flourless Chocolate Cake is made with a secret ingredient instead of flour... ;) The most incredible moist, fudgy, decadent cake that's incredibly light and crumbly all at the same time! Perfect Valentine's Day dessert! #truvia

This Flourless Chocolate Cake is easy, decadent, fudgy and delicious. Made with a secret ingredient instead of flour. (This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Truvía®. The opinions and text are all mine.) What are your Valentine’s Day plans? Do you cook a big dinner? Make a fancy dessert? My husband always… 

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(Hidden Veggie) Crock Pot Sloppy Joes

Crock Pot Sloppy Joes with veggies hidden inside! Your kids (or husband!) will never know there are vegetables sneaked in there!

Crock Pot Sloppy Joes with veggies hidden inside! Your kids (or husband!) will never know there are vegetables sneaked in there!  My older two boys are just starting their baseball season. I know, early right?! That’s Southern California for you! It’s in the 60’s to 70’s every day here while other parts of the United… 

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Easy Cherry Blender Sorbet + $300 Giveaway!

Want dessert but don't want all the calories? Here's a perfect low calorie, healthier solution - quick & easy blender sorbet! Only 2 main ingredients + a blender = easy cherry blender sorbet (aka heaven in a bowl). I make this ALL the time - it doesn't get any easier than this!

Want dessert but don’t want all the calories? I have the perfect low calorie, healthier solution – quick & easy blender sorbet! Only 2 main ingredients + a blender = easy cherry blender sorbet (aka heaven in a bowl). Plus a $300 Amazon gift card up for grabs below! I celebrated my 12th Anniversary yesterday… 

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Healthy Black Bean Dip

Healthy and addicting black bean dip - the perfect snack full of protein to keep you satisfied! Best served with pita chips, tortilla chips or veggies.

Healthy and addicting black bean dip – the perfect snack full of protein to keep you satisfied! Serve it up alongside pita chips, tortilla chips or veggies. Guess what tomorrow is?! If you’re like me, you’re thinking “um, Sunday?”. But if you’re like my husband, you’re thinking “Super Bowl Sunday!!!”. Ha! What are you doing… 

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