7 Salad Ingredients to Keep In Your Kitchen At All Times

By Erin Oltmanns

Let’s talk about salad. Not because it’s January or because salad’s are “diet food” but because salads can be a magical trifecta of awesomeness in that they are: A delivery method for a TON of vitamins and valuable nutrients. Crazy tasty. Crazy easy to toss together. Oh. Y... Read More

Eggnog Syrup Recipe

By Rachael Herrscher

Want to make breakfast festive? Make eggnog syrup! Each year we host a Christmas Eve breakfast with friends. This syrup is always on the menu and without fail I catch people sneaking spoonfuls or asking to DRINK it! It's that good. It's buttery, and creamy, and the perfect compliment to Christmas... Read More

20 Holiday Items from Trader Joe’s You NEED In Your Life

By Erin Oltmanns

‘Tis the season to eat all the wonderful things! And to give wonderful yummy food as gifts. Trader Joe’s does yummy food really well year-round, but during the holidays, they are EXCEPTIONAL at dipping stuff in chocolate, coating stuff in peppermint, and feeding your gingerbread habit. So ... Read More

10 Things to do with Leftover Turkey

By April Davis

I love turkey.  Even the times I haven't had Thanksgiving dinner at my house, I've bought a turkey because I just love turkey and all of the leftovers that come with it.  Turkey is a diverse and tasty meat-it easily subs in for chicken and adds new flavor to old recipes.  This is... Read More

The 5 Best Turkey How To Videos on YouTube

By Erin Oltmanns

Let’s talk turkey. Thanksgiving is right around the corner and if you’re in charge of the turkey for the first or fifteenth time, there is always some new and magical to learn. AND, let’s face that bird is stressful. Unless you’re my Dad, or my Aunt, who seem to be able to ju... Read More

Easy 3 Ingredient Appetizers

By April Davis

We've scoured Pinterest and found a round-up of the best appetizers for your holidays!  All of them are 3 ingredients, easy to put together and oh so yummy! 1. Cranberry Pepper Jelly Dip This Cranberry Pepper Jelly Dip is the perfect solution to keep guests from picking at t... Read More

Pancake Sausage Stacks

By Erin Oltmanns

Breakfast is my favorite meal to cook. I love nothing more than filling the bellies of the people I love before they start their day. Kids breakfast ideas can be tricky though. I want to give them something nutritional, filling, and I need to do it efficiently. School mornings are “crazy banana... Read More

BBQ Bacon Patty Melt

By Erin Oltmanns

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. All opinions are entirely my own. Burgers are my favorite. It’s what I ask for as my birthday meal every year. My husband makes fantastic stuffed burgers. It’s a painstaking process that takes up the whole kitchen counter a... Read More

Baked Cheesy Bacon Chicken Tortellini

By Erin Oltmanns

It’s that time of year when I start looking for family dinner ideas that are easy, include multiple food groups, and are warm in my belly. The return of the school year brings cooler temps and hungrier kiddos, so gone are the days of our dinner plates being half watermelon. (WHAT. Don’t act ... Read More

15 Pumpkin Items from Trader Joe’s You NEED In Your Life

By Erin Oltmanns

Remember back in the day when the only pumpkin flavored things that came around in the Autumn were pumpkin chocolate chip cookies, pumpkin pie, that one Yankee candle, and...actual pumpkins? Then Starbucks came around and BLEW OUR MINDS with pumpkin spice lattes and we lost our ever-loving minds ... Read More