Southwestern Shepherd’s Pie Recipe

Southwestern Shepherd's Pie Recipe- This Mama Loves

We are in the thick of winter here. I'm loving so much of winter but am also kind of feeling like I need more dinner ideas. My family absolutely loves Shepherd's Pie, and they request it once a week if not more often. But to be honest... I get tired of making it the same ...

Kiwi Strawberry Smoothie Recipe with Spinach & Cottage Cheese

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This tasty Kiwi Strawberry Smoothie is an excellent way to deliver a healthy dose of vitamins and minerals to you or your kids. And if they don’t see you add it in they will never know it contains spinach! Fresh fruit adds sweetness and flavor, creating a tasty craveable snack that is much healthier than ...

Pan Roasted Cauliflower with Seared Sweet Onion

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Thanksgiving is in a week.  From today.  Are you ready? I am not. I did dig out our tablecloth we use (which is a favorite family Thanksgiving tradition) but I haven't even made a list of what to buy for groceries yet.  Oops.  We can definitely make this pan roasted cauliflower with seared sweet onion ...

IBS Friendly Chocolate Macaroons

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This post is a product-provided sponsored conversation that contains affiliate links. But the opinions and experiences within are my own unbiased impressions. VSL #3 is a high potency probiotic medical food for the dietary management of IBS, UC, and Ileal Pouch and must be used under medical supervision. These statements have not been evaluated by ...

Pan Seared Brussels Sprout Salad

Pan Seared Brussels Sprout Salad

I know a lot of people aren't fans of Brussels Sprouts but my family loves them.  We like them roasted and baked but we also like them pan seared.  One of my favorite recipes is this Pan Seared Brussels Sprout Salad.  It's not a traditional combination but the flavors are delicious together.  I recently received ...

DIY Apple Butter

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When I was a little girl growing up my mother loved apple butter and well ... just like a typical child I had to have what she was having of course. My first bite of that creamy, spicy treat on toast led to a lifelong love affair. While it is delicious all year long apple ...

Dairy Free Queso Dip

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We are smack dab in the middle of football season! This, of course, calls for lots of amazing food- rich, crunchy, creamy, salty, sweet, and loaded with tons of flavor.  My hubby and I love to snack while we yell at the T.V  cheer calmly for our favorite teams. Unfortunately I just recently found out I ...

Apple Cinnamon Gluten Free Cereal Bars

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gluten- Free Cheerios, all opinions are my own. I have been trying to cut out gluten for my family and myself- if you are gluten free you know how hard it is, that stuff is in everything!  It is especially hard to find treats for ...

Cinnamon Raisin Cookie Breakfast Bowl

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If you are looking for a new fun breakfast idea that satisfies your sweet tooth, adds fiber, and  flavor to your morning, look no further.  Using the Friendship Superfood Generator I threw together this yummy Cinnamon Raisin Cookie Breakfast Bowl.  The Superfood Generator is easy to use. You can create a recipe from their suggestions ...

Parmesan Zucchini Noodles with Tomato & Basil

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Sometimes it's nice to have a hearty, filling meal without meat- even if you aren't a vegetarian. I've been overrun with zucchini from the garden so much lately and getting some from friends that I'm really starting to see zucchini in my sleep...and it's forcing me to be all kinds of creative with the abundantly ...