Easy Creamy Thai Peanut Dressing

This Easy and Creamy Thai Peanut Dressing is your salad’s new best friend.  It is a delicious and tangy dressing that tastes amazing on green salads, cold pasta salads, or for just dipping in veggies one at a time.  I am in love with Thai flavors, especially peanut sauce!  I found a similar dressing at … [Read more…]

Sparkling Citrus Punch

If you are looking for a delicious drink for a special occasion, look no further.  This Sparkling Citrus Punch is tangy and sweet, and it serves a crowd.  The pink color and the lemon and orange slices make it as much a decoration at a party as a drink.  It looks so pretty when served … [Read more…]

Super Easy Yellow Rice

This easy yellow rice recipe is one of our favorite side dishes. It seriously goes with almost anything! You can keep it plain or spice it up to go with different meals (see below for different add-in suggestions). If you are in a rush and don’t have time to make it over the stove, you … [Read more…]

Mother’s Day Blendtec GIVEAWAY!




The Mother’s Day giveaway to end all Mother’s Day giveaways! We are so excited to bring you this Mother’s Day Giveaway this week! We have teamed up with Blendtec as well as two other incredible blogs (30 Handmade Days and Tone and Tighten) to give away one amazing prize package for Mother’s Day – a … [Read more…]

RC Willey Grand Opening

Come see us at the beautiful, new RC Willey in the University Mall in Orem, Utah this Tuesday, April 28th from at 7:00 pm.  We will have samples of some of our favorite summertime desserts and we are giving away 50 of our Favorite Family Recipes Cookbooks!  We will also have a drawing for a $50 gift … [Read more…]

Mexican Baked Strawberry Empanadas

These Mexican Baked Strawberry Empanadas are the perfect dessert to any Mexican dish!  They are super easy to make and so yummy!  There are a variety of fillings that you can do for empanadas but I especially love to use fresh strawberries.  I had to test these babies out before Cinco de Mayo, and after … [Read more…]

Spring Mix-IT-UP Giveaway!

‘Tis the season for spring cleaning! (And we’re not just talking about cleaning out your closets and dresser drawers either.) There’s no better time than now to hit the re-fresh button on life and kick your healthy habits up a notch. Whether you’re looking for an easy and delicious way to drink more water, recipes … [Read more…]

Light Greek Pasta Salad

  The blend of flavors in this Light Greek Pasta Salad is so fresh and light. The tangy lemon and sweet honey in the dressing, the fresh mint and bitter olives, and the added crunch of the cucumbers and red onions combines to make every bite a delight! With so much flavor, you would never … [Read more…]

Chicken Panang Curry

Panang Curry, if you have never had it before, is typically a little more mild than most traditional curries. The flavor, in my opinion, is somewhere between Massaman Curry and Red Curry. The balance of flavors is absolutely delicious– when I made this for my family, they were begging for more (even the toddlers)! In … [Read more…]

Grilled Caesar Salad

This Grilled Caesar Salad will change the way you eat this classic salad.  We first tried caesar salad this way at one of our favorite local restaurants in Boise called Barbacoa (this place is to die for if you are ever visiting).  Now we have to get this salad every time we go, it is … [Read more…]

Whole Wheat Blender Pancakes

These Whole Wheat Blender Pancakes with Blueberries are wholesome, delicious, and you really do make them in the blender.    I used my new Blendtec blender and it actually blended the wheat and milk in half the time that it used to take with my old blender.  I was so surprised!  I love my Blendtec blender. … [Read more…]

Classic Carrot Cake

This Classic Carrot Cake recipe comes directly from our Mom’s cookbook. This recipe is super old but it is my favorite, hands-down. Why mess with a recipe that is already perfect, right? The cream cheese frosting is our go-to recipe every time. It hasn’t changed and it never will. Again, perfect just as it is. … [Read more…]

Raisin Stuffed Shortbread Cookies

These Old Fashioned Raisin Stuffed Shortbread Cookies have quickly become a favorite of my Dad’s.  My mom was making them again the other day and I stole a plate full and the recipe so that I could share them with all of you.  Luckily I still ended up with a few to take a picture … [Read more…]