Slow Cooker Roast Beef and Vegetables

“Food is memories.”  I love this quote from the movie “The Hundred-foot Journey.”  That is the best way for me to describe this Slow Cooker Roast Beef and Vegetables.  It is memories of many Sunday dinners made by my Grandma Edwards.  It is memories of many Sunday dinners made by my mother in my home growing up, … [Read more…]

Our Favorite Foods at California Adventure

Since it has it’s own unique and delicious menus, we decided to make a separate list of our favorite foods at California Adventure.  I love that California Adventure pulled in some amazing restaurants that are locally from California.  We used to live in the San Francisco Bay area and were crazy about Boudin sourdough and Ghirardelli chocolate. … [Read more…]

Our Favorite Foods at Disneyland

We are big fans of the delicious foods at Disneyland, so we decided to make a list of our very favorites to share with all of you.  Erica and I recently made trips to take pictures of our favorite treats and menu items- we even tried a few new things that made the list.  We … [Read more…]

Cherry Limeade Cupcakes

The trick to the fresh lime flavor in these cherry limeade cupcakes is the lime zest and fresh-squeezed lime juice syrup that is brushed on the cupcakes as they are cooling.  It gives every bite of this cupcake a delicious lime kick. The cherry flavor comes from maraschino cherry juice and it truly tastes like your favorite … [Read more…]

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…]