Archives for April 2014

Rice Krispie Spring Treats

Last weekend we spent our Saturday making some fun spring Rice Krispie treats. My kids love Rice Krispies and I knew they would be excited about being able to create some delicious snacks and while getting creative with food. My favorite part about Rice Krispie treats is that we always have the ingredients to make them, butter, marshmallow, and Rice Krispies! I also love that you don't need to … [Read more...]

Spicy Dry Rub for Chicken

By contributing writer Andrea Green Have you ever been asked the question, "What's for dinner?" and not had the answer? This recipe for homemade spicy dry rub for chicken has saved me from dinnertime panic on many occasions. This dry rub is made from spices you probably already have in your cupboard and only takes a few minutes to mix up. Once you've combined the spices, store your rub in a small … [Read more...]

Quick & Easy Paleo “Peanut Butter” Cups

By contributing writer Tessa What mom does not long for quick and easy food items to throw in front of her family? How about we make it nutritious, irresistible, and pretty to look at too? In need of a super quick snack for my kids, I wanted to adapt my  Healthy "Peanut Butter" Cups recipe for an after school snack.  I did not want to mold or dip. I wanted to whir and dump and be done!  This … [Read more...]

Homemade Ranch Dressing or Dip

By contributing writer Kristia Ranch dressing is a staple at my house. We use it for salads, raw vegetables, and our favorite wing recipes. I attribute ranch dressing to the reason my oldest daughter will sit and eat a plate full of raw vegetables, such as broccoli, cucumbers, carrots, and sweet peppers. She has rated my homemade version two thumbs up. Homemade ranch dressing or dip is so easy to … [Read more...]