Happy New Year! THM Round Up

Hey guys I know I have been gone for a while, and I will continue to be pretty sporadic on posting but I have missed this space so much! We just got back from a trip to Ireland and I am dying to share with you some awesome food spots we found. For now, though […]

Cookie Exchange with Chocolate Caramel Chip Cookies

This is the second cookie exchange I have done with Food Blogger Love and it is always great. Since I haven’t been blogging for the last few months but I couldn’t think of a November without sending and receiving delicious cookies. So I decided that I wanted to send a domino cookie with a twist of […]

A simple 5 ingredient Raspberry Sorbet that is tart from the fresh raspberries and lime juice, sweet, and the perfect sweetness.

Raspberry Sorbet

Who doesn’t love a good sorbet? The smooth texture, the tartness of the fresh fruit, and the sweetness from plenty of good sugar.  This sorbet recipe is adapted from the one that my in-laws made a couple years ago for Fourth of July. It tastes great but my favorite thing is that it is easy […]

Easy Grilling Round Up

It’s summertime which means it’s time to start the grill.  I have collected some of my favorite grilling recipes. My favorite lately has been pork chops with roasted sweet potatoes. My next goal is to try grilled sweet potatoes it sounds messy but I’ve seen it work very well and I know they have to be great. […]

Refreshing Mai Tai

Sometimes on a hot evening, all I want to do is relax with a nice cold drink in my hand. I am not a big alcohol drinker but from time to time I like something fruity when I am with friends. A few weeks ago Hubby came up with this Mai Tai recipe and it is […]

Cinco De Mayo Round Up

Happy May! In just a few short days it will be Cinco De Mayo. I can’t think of anyone who does not enjoy Mexican food of some sort. From a taco to a classic enchilada plate. Now when I was back home in North West Arkansas I had many options for great real Mexican food, […]

Tips for how to make your favorite recipes on plan.

How to Make a Recipe THM Friendly

After starting my Trim Healthy Mama journey I wanted to figure out how to make a recipe I found fit on plan. I have seen that it is a question that many people have, in the Facebook groups there are always plenty of links and videos of off plan food that someone is asking how […]

Margherita Gnocchi

Each month Hubby and I get together with another couple to have a dinner date night. We all get in the kitchen cook together and enjoy delicious food and good company. In March we made this Margarita Gnocchi and it turned out amazing and I just had to share it with you. When any food […]

90 Minute Cinnamon Rolls

I have always loved cinnamon rolls, but I would just make them out of the can. I assumed they were easier and tasted better, but I was wrong these cinnamon rolls are perfect and come together quickly. I got this recipe while in culinary school where I first made them. They don’t need to rise […]

St. Patrick’s Day Recipe Round Up

St. Patrick’s Day is on March 17th and just a few days away! If you have not made plans yet I have collected some great recipes that are great to celebrate! From a fun fizzy rainbow drink to Stout Irish Stew.  I went to my trusted resources to gather their best St. Patrick’s Day and […]