Peanut Butter and Jelly Bacon Sliders

PB&J Bacon Sliders

We've come to one of my favorite times of the month--the Monthly Ingredient Challenge! Every month, a group of extremely talented bloggers and I all develop a recipe using one common ingredient. I was so excited when the ingredient for this month was announced--peanut butter--because it's one of my true food weaknesses. I love everything about peanut butter: Growing up, I used to eat an apple with peanut butter every single night before I went to bed. Every single night. But when it came to this challenge, I wanted to do something different and unique. I kept thinking of mediocre ideas and things that have been done tons of times before. That's when I consulted my trusty friend (and unofficial recipe developer), Tracy. Her first suggestion was PB&J bacon sliders. I was sold. Tracy is usually the friend I consult for recipe ideas when I'm in a rut. So much so that her new title is inspirator, which is a combination of inspiration and conspirator (credit, Tracy). She's a lover of all ...

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Barre Results

My 5 Month Barre Results

I usually keep my workout routine to myself, but one of the first things I did when I started doing barre five months ago was Google people’s barre results. So this post is for you guys, who are considering barre and who are moseying around the Internet looking for a definitive answer to whether they…

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Children's books to read

5 Books You Should Read to Your Child

*Affiliate links are noted with an asterisk. Thank you for supporting this little blog! Reading to children is more than just reiterating words on a page. From the beginning, it teaches them how to open up their imagination and explore the world without ever having to leave their seat. Books encourage them to reach for…

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2016 Recap and 2017 Goals

Wow, 2016 has been a whirlwind of a year you guys. I’m going to get pretty candid in this post, because I feel that when you get candid, you learn from each other. I’m going to touch on the good and the bad, how well/not well I’m doing at adulting, and what my goals for…

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mediterranean diet foods

3 Easy Mediterranean Diet Recipes

Hi lovely readers! I have my friend Annabelle here sharing three amazing Mediterranean diet recipes. Enjoy 🙂 Hi there, I’m Annabelle! When I’m not blogging about sewing or writing about dogs, I’m cooking. And while you might be like me and not have a drop of Greek blood in your body, I’m still going to…

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15 Spices every cook should have

15 Spices Every Cook Should Have

Today I have Stephanie here sharing 15 spices every cook should have. As an avid home cook, I can attest that I have every single one of these in my spice cabinet! Spices are valued for their ability to enhance food and add flavorsome, complex tastes to meals. There is a wide variety of spices…

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