Healthy Spiced Nuts

Healthy Spiced Nuts - perfect football-watching snack! Mixed nuts baked with spices to make the perfect salty/sweet treat.

Healthy Spiced Nuts – perfect football-watching snack! Mixed nuts baked with spices to make the perfect salty/sweet treat. Vent moment: Saturdays are just about never relaxing. We always have two ball games to go to (most of them are far away), cleaning the house, grocery shopping, haircuts, etc etc! Sometimes I want to just crawl… 

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Pretzel Bites with Honey Mustard Dipping Sauce

Pretzel Bites dunked in an EASY honey mustard dipping sauce...perfect for noshing after school or while watching a football game!

Pretzel Bites dunked in an EASY honey mustard dipping sauce…perfect for noshing after school or while watching a football game. OMG you guys. I’m melting. It has been SO hot in SoCal lately. Isn’t it September? Isn’t it fall yet?? Whatever. I’m still baking. I don’t care if it’s 85 degrees outside. First on my list?… 

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Fruit, Yogurt & Granola Parfait – Easy Breakfast or Snack!

Fruit, Yogurt & Granola Parfait - healthy, delicious & easy breakfast or snack! #NatureValleyGranola

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Nature Valley Protein Granola via Burst Media. The opinions and text are all mine. Easy breakfast & snacks made possible with Nature ValleyTM Protein Granola​! I hate to admit that I can be a breakfast skipper. As much as I love breakfast, I’m not… 

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Chicken Pesto Panini

Chicken Pesto Panini with sliced chicken, mozzarella cheese, Mezzetta Everything Spread and a creamy pesto mayo. Ooey, gooey, amazing! #ad

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Mezzetta. The opinions and text are all mine. Chicken Pesto Panini – warm sandwich filled with sliced chicken, mozzarella cheese, Mezzetta Everything Spread and a creamy pesto mayo. Ooey, gooey, amazing! We’re on the home stretch to the end of summer! Has school started… 

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Easy Watermelon Peach Cooler

Easy Watermelon Peach Cooler - a delicious drink made from ripe peaches and watermelon then mixed with lemon-lime soda. Refreshing, healthy and easy!

Easy Watermelon Peach Cooler – a delicious drink made from ripe peaches and watermelon then mixed with lemon-lime soda. Refreshing, healthy and easy! Well, summer is just about over. For some, school has already started. For others, like my boys, you might have a week or two left. BUT it’s still hot outside! I don’t… 

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Watermelon Fruit Salad

Watermelon Fruit Salad with cherries, blueberries and a delicious mint-lime dressing. Easy, fresh and the perfect summer side dish!

Watermelon Fruit Salad with cherries, blueberries and a delicious mint-lime dressing. Easy, fresh and the perfect summer side dish! I sort of feel like a cop out, sharing this recipe with you. It’s literally so easy, it’s almost not a recipe. BUT it’s SO GOOD. Like, really, so. good. If you like fresh fruit salads… 

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Pizza Rolls

Simple & delicious Pizza Rolls made from ready-made pizza dough, mozzarella sticks, pizza sauce and pepperoni all rolled together in a fun little bite and served with a refreshing Capri Sun! #ad

Delicious Pizza Rolls served with a refreshing Capri Sun! 20 minute summertime lunch, dinner or snack idea! Sometimes I’m the cool mom. The stars align and I get mad props for being the “best mom EVER!!” Most of the time this happens when I make a great purchase at the grocery store. When I bring… 

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Avocado Chickpea Salad Sandwich {Simple Summer Series}

Avocado Chickpea Salad Sandwiches - a light and healthy sandwich made with smashed chickpeas, avocados and herbs. Yum!

Avocado Chickpea Salad Sandwich – a light and healthy sandwich made with smashed chickpeas, avocados and herbs. Yum! Are you ready for another Simple Summer Series?! I seriously love this series. I need all the simplification I can get! Today, I’m sharing a yummy, healthy and easy sandwich recipe with you! Natalia @ Ma Nouvelle… 

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Homemade Cherry Mint Limeade Soda + $300 Giveaway!

Easy and delicious cherry mixture poured with lemon-lime soda makes the yummiest drink!

Easy and delicious cherry/lime/mint mixture poured with lemon-lime soda makes a yummy homemade soda! Plus you could win $300! It is well-known in my family that I am NOT a water drinker. In fact, I have to force myself to drink water most days. The only exception is when I’m killing myself on the treadmill… 

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Grilled Corn & Avocado Salad

Delicious grilled corn mixed together with avocado, tomato, feta, green onions, cilantro and cucumber then tossed in an easy dressing. The perfect refreshing side dish for a BBQ!

Delicious grilled corn mixed together with avocado, tomato, feta, green onions, cilantro and cucumber then tossed in an easy dressing. The perfect refreshing side dish for a BBQ! My mother-in-law and two brothers-in-law were over visiting for the 4th of July this last weekend and we had a great time. We went to the beach, watched… 

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Red, White & Blue Chocolate Strawberries

Fun & easy patriotic white chocolate strawberries using white chocolate and blue sprinkles. #4thofjuly

Looking for a fun last-minute treat for your 4th of July celebration? Make these easy patriotic white chocolate strawberries! What’s better than chocolate? Chocolate covered strawberries! I have my in-laws coming into town from Utah this weekend. My husband’s parents and two of his brothers. We’re going to beach it up. That’s the best part of… 

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Easy Lemonade + $300 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway!

Quick & Easy Lemonade, perfect for a hot summer day! Tart, tangy & just a touch fizzy. Simple and delicious with no squeezing required!

Quick & Easy Lemonade, perfect for a hot summer day! Tart, tangy & just a touch fizzy. Simple and delicious with no squeezing required! I’m super excited today because I’ve teamed up with a fabulous group of bloggers to bring you Simple Summer Tips all summer long! Every Wednesday, me and each of these beautiful… 

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Coconut Vanilla Pudding Pops

Coconut Vanilla Pudding Pops - easy and delicious homemade pudding pops made using coconut milk. Perfect summertime dessert! #ad

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Silk. The opinions and text are all mine. Coconut Vanilla Pudding Pops – easy and delicious homemade pudding pops made using coconut milk. Perfect summertime dessert! I am becoming an obsessive popsicle maker. A few weeks ago, I bought my first ever popsicle mold and… 

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