I Love Raising Little Boys Because…

1. They play hard. 2. They love dinosaurs and bears and any other animal that is fierce and loud. 3. They love building towers then knocking them over. 4. Destruction is always the goal. (Try playing Chutes and Ladders with two boys…) 5. They are dirt magnets. 6. They make mud soup, mud pies, mudContinue reading “I Love Raising Little Boys Because…”

Crock-Pot Turkey Breast (THM-FP, Gluten Free, Sugar Free)

I used to buy pre seasoned turkey breasts at the store for a quick Crock-Pot meal when we were first married. It was easy, you just opened up the pack and slid the meat in the pot. Although, I have no idea what the ingredients were. I just knew it was easy. Well, this isContinue reading “Crock-Pot Turkey Breast (THM-FP, Gluten Free, Sugar Free)”

Roasted Cherry Tomatoes (THM-FP, Gluten-Free)

I planted ONE cherry tomato plant this year. Neither of us like raw tomatoes, so putting them in a salad was out of the question. I had to use them somehow, so here is what I came up with. These little tomatoes burst with an Italian fresh flavor! This is a great summer side dishContinue reading “Roasted Cherry Tomatoes (THM-FP, Gluten-Free)”

Pineapple Tajin® Chicken (THM-E)

This chicken recipe stars juicy pineapple with a spicy twist! The spice I’m referring to is Tajin® seasoning. I first heard of this spice on the THM podcast, then saw people using it on the Facebook groups. It looked appealing, so I began looking for it. I couldn’t find it at Kroger or Wal-Mart, butContinue reading “Pineapple Tajin® Chicken (THM-E)”

Five Practical Tips That Help the Kitchen Flow (A Little More) Smoothly

The kitchen is one of the busiest—messiest—places in my home! I love my kitchen…but sometimes I get a little overwhelmed when it looks like an army of hungry people have torn through it, leaving a massive trail of destruction. I am definitely no expert, but over the years I’ve found a few little tweaks toContinue reading “Five Practical Tips That Help the Kitchen Flow (A Little More) Smoothly”

Quinoa Salad (THM-E, Gluten-Free, Sugar-Free)

This cool quinoa salad is a perfectly healthy side dish for summer cookouts! There are endless variations and additions you can make to this recipe, so experiment away! Here’s how I did it based on my mother’s recipe: 2 cups cooked and cooled quinoa (see notes below) 1 small cucumber 1-2 green onions, chopped smallContinue reading “Quinoa Salad (THM-E, Gluten-Free, Sugar-Free)”

Berry Cobbler (THM-S, Sugar Free and Gluten Free)

I had the privilege to pick about a gallon of beautiful, vibrant raspberries and blackberries from our farm. I am constantly amazed at how lovely the berries are! They are so bright and sweet…I just love them. I had to use them in a cobbler…and I wanted to make it sugar-free, gluten-free, and THM friendly!Continue reading “Berry Cobbler (THM-S, Sugar Free and Gluten Free)”

Surprise Mac’n’Beef (THM-S)

What’s the surprise in this recipe? It’s mushrooms! Before you say “gross” and look away, I’m begging you to hear me out! The mushrooms are processed and mixed into the ground beef…and I promise, you can’t tell there’s mushrooms there! This is picky little boy approved…I’m not lying; he gobbled it up without any complaints!Continue reading “Surprise Mac’n’Beef (THM-S)”