Crockpot Pizza Stuff

Crockpot Pizza Stuff

I love pizza. But you know, gluten and carbs and stuff. Fathead pizza is a great substitute and it’s not like it’s super time consuming, but sometimes I want the comfort food with minimal work. Queue the Crockpot! What a wonderful invention. Ingredients: 1 onion 2 orange bell peppers 1 poblano pepper 2 cans diced …

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Luxurious Body Oil

Luxurious Body Oil

Okay, so I don’t really do makeup much. I’m not well-versed in the cosmetics and beauty scene. However, I do like herbs and I like making my own stuff, so sometimes I make my own skincare products. This can be used as a general facial cleanser with cotton pads. It can also be used as …

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Quick Keto Avocado Dip

Quick Keto Avocado Dip

If you’re looking for snack ideas for a low carb diet sometimes it can feel like quick and easy options are limited. One of the go-to snacks in our house is pork rinds, but let’s be honest, that gets so incredibly boring. I always get burnt out on pork skins pretty quickly. That’s where the …

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Top Ten Baby Shower Gifts

Top Ten Baby Shower Gifts

We are just emerging from baby territory into young kids and it wasn’t long ago that we were having gifts showered upon us in preparation for an entire new phase of our lives. Karissa is officially a kid and Madi, sadly, is no longer a baby in many ways. It’s a very bittersweet thing. But …

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Dinosaur Week!

Dinosaur Week!

Sometimes I like to do themes for the kids for a day, a few days, a week, or whatever. The local zoo has a fun summer thing set up where there are animatronic dinosaurs throughout the place, so I thought that this would be a really fun way to get the girls excited about going …

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T-Rex Treats (low carb chocolate)

T-Rex Treats (low carb chocolate)

These buttery, chocolatey gems were inspired by Dinosaur Week, and they’re unreal! Seriously unlike anything else, the texture of the cashews and the cashew coating combines perfectly with the chocolate and “blood” drizzle. My husband came in afterwards and said, “hey, cool, it looks like meat, bones, and blood!” These are sure to satisfy any …

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Quick Pancake Mix (grain-free)

Quick Pancake Mix (grain-free)

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups almond flour 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp salt 1 egg 1 tbsp heavy whipping cream 1/2 cup almond milk 1/4 tsp vanilla 1/2 tbsp cinnamon Directions: 1. Whisk ingredients together well with a fork or whisk. 2. Using a container with a pour spout or large spoon, pour onto griddle …

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Simple Activity Schedule

Simple Activity Schedule

I’m not good at sticking to complicated things. I like to have the freedom to go spend the day out and about without feeling like I need to rush home.¬†Sometimes when we’re at home, though, the kids get restless, and¬†I feel like the day is easier if I have a schedule to fall back on. …

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Prehistoric Peanut Butter Cookies

Prehistoric Peanut Butter Cookies

Karissa is going through a huge dinosaur obsession, and if you ask me that calls for a fun cookie recipe! When I think of dinosaur times, I think mud, rock, brown and earthy and dark. It logically follows that peanut butter and chocolate would fit into this mindset, right? RIGHT?! Anyway, onto the cookies. They’re …

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Portable Busy Box

Portable Busy Box

Sometimes you go somewhere, like a restaurant or the doctor’s office, and the kids get bored and restless sitting there. What can you do? I’ll admit that I have resorted to handing over my phone in some dire circumstances, and although I am never particularly proud of myself for this, I am thankful for the …

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