Quick & Easy BBQ Fixin’s

Summer is officially here and I don’t know about you, but I plan to attend as many backyard BBQ’s as possible.  While I love hosting, I also like being invited to those my friends host and bringing a little something.  It is for those invites that I tend to go for my quick & easy BBQ

Deliciously Healthy Yogurt Parfait for Those on the Go

As I continue to find ways to meet my weight loss/weight management goals, I have turned to trying to fuel my diet with real foods (no processed foods).  In this quest, I find myself struggling to find good, sweet, but healthy alternatives. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not completely at only allowing 100% real food,

3 Easy Homemade Treats for Christmas Gifts

If you’ve been following along, it’s no big secret that I just recently got into the Christmas spirit.  It just came too soon this year and with work hitting it’s peak at the same time, I just haven’t been in the Christmas spirit.  That is until last week.  Unfortunately, for those who are used to

Reindeer Poppers – Bacon Wrapped Jalapeños with a Holiday Twist

I know this isn’t normally seen as a traditional Christmas Day meal, but it is in my house. Don’t get me wrong, Christmas Eve we do it up – turkey, ham and tamales; but Christmas Day we tend to break into a good carne asada (BBQ).  Because Christmas Day is generally an all day event

Easy Strawberry Pie Recipe

What can I say?  I love making my easy strawberry pie recipe any time of the year.  It’s my most favorite occasional treat because it reminds me of my childhood.  See, when we were little, my Mom used to take us around town running errands on Saturday mornings and if we were good, she would