Taste of Home Tuesday – Streuseled Zucchini Bundt Cake

We recently went on a went long vacation – which was amazing! However, we knew our garden would really go crazy while we were gone. Sure enough, we came home to zucchini about the size of our 15 month old! Seriously… the biggest zucchini I’ve ever seen. SO, I’ve been on the lookout for some Read More

Coconut Carrot Cake

Traditional carrot cake is superb – but with a few little extra touches, it can be amazing! There’s also a benefit if a sweet little 6 year old boy helps you out and adds a little extra love! 🙂 We basically took our simple carrot cake recipe and added some chopped oranges and pecans. We Read More

Strawberry Shortcakes

One of my favorite foods of summer is strawberries in season. I love being able to just throw together a quick dessert like these shortcakes to serve to surprise BBQ guests or even just us four. Either way, it’s one of my all time favorite summer treats! Plus, strawberries are typically available all year so Read More

Strawberry Wine Cupcakes

For Valentine’s Day, these are great. One thing we miss greatly is getting to go out to a nice dinner for date night. After all, that’s why I wrote my book, Real Food Dinners for Two: Healthy Paleo Recipes at Home. We started having a ‘date-night-in’ and made all of our favorites at home. Still… Read More

Slow Cooker Turtle Pudding Cake

The slow cooker is a magical kitchen tool. It makes everything from roasted chickens, savory vegetables, breads and desserts. I’m always a little leery when it comes to using it for desserts but the few times that I have, it’s turned out great! Just like this recipe…. chocolate, pecans, almond butter, caramel, whipped cream… YUM! Read More

Fantastic Find Friday – Simple Mills

As a food blogger and baker at heart, I love creating recipes for cookies, cakes, breads, pies, etc. However, as a busy mom and wife, I also like getting out of the kitchen and spending time at tball, church, bike rides, etc. That’s why I love pre-made baking mixes – THE GOOD KIND! Now that Read More