Roasted Whole Chicken and Carrots {with lemon garlic and thyme}


One of my favorite things to make in the fall is a whole roasted chicken on top of a bed of carrots with the delicious combination of lemon, garlic and thyme. It’s such an easy meal to put together that serves perfetly for a few meals…think making it on a Sunday and then having dinner… 

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Mexican Hot Chocolate Caramel Cookies {and a GIVEAWAY!}

These Mexican hot chocolate caramel cookies will have your taste buds singing with joy, and will have you wondering where these delectable sweet and spicy cookies have been all your life. We already established yesterday when I posted mini pumpkin muffins with sour cream and caramel frosting that this year I was going … [Read More...]

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Mini Pumpkin Muffins {with sour cream and caramel frosting}

Last year, I made not a single pumpkin dessert recipes (gasp!) nor did I have a single pumpkin spiced beverage (even bigger GASP!) I'm not quite sure what was happening. It was almost as if I was waiting for these amazingly delicious - perfect for fall- mini pumpkin muffins with sour cream and caramel frosting. With the … [Read More...]

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5 Ingredient Stovetop Mac and Cheese {super easy and kid approved!}

This 5 Ingredient Stovetop Mac and Cheese is a recipe I've made countless times, and is one I make anytime I need to make an easy, yet super comforting and delicious side dish but don't want to spend hours in the kitchen, making it perfect for this weeks' Five Ingredient Friday! So....remember how I shared the pictures of … [Read More...]

Pig of the Month - BBQ Fiesta Giveaway

Pig of the Month Review {and a HUGE Giveaway!}

Imagine a dream in which BBQ got delivered to your door, all packaged perfectly, all sauced and ready with heating and pairing instructions...the day before you were going to have a tailgate image that in this dream you're eating this BBQ and it is some of the BEST BBQ YOU'VE EVER HAD...IN YOUR ENTIRE LIFE! My … [Read More...]


Mexican Turkey Burgers with Pick ‘n Save Ingredients {& Quick Dinner Tips}

Getting a fresh and healthy dinner on the table in a timely manner can be a challenge with busy schedules in the fall, but these amazingly delicious fast and fresh Mexican Turkey Burgers take the guesswork out of dinner and only take 15 minutes to make, and are part of a shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its … [Read More...]


5 Ingredient Ginger Baked Plums {naturally gluten free and vegan!}

I lied, there are technically only 4 ingredients in these amazing crystallized ginger baked plums AND they are naturally gluten free and vegan. I am clearly on a plum kick and just so happen to have had some red plums on hand for comparison against Italian plums I used when I made the most delicious Italian Plum and Apricot … [Read More...]

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Savor The Journey Travel Review {& Favorite Milwaukee Restaurants}

Today I'm sharing with you lovely readers a review of my amazing experience with a new company called Savor The Journey Travel, and then I'm sharing a list of my favorite Milwaukee Restaurants. So what is Savor The Journey Travel? It's a travel planning company that helps plan fun, personalized vacations for people who love … [Read More...]

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Italian Plum and Apricot Preserves Sticky Cake {naturally gluten-free!}

You guys!!! You know how every once in a while you make something so good you can't help but share your enthusiasm with everyone? THIS STICKY CAKE was one of those occasions...I couldn't stop telling anyone that would listen about how good it was...but then I'd feel bad because their immediate reaction was to ask for a slice … [Read More...]