Category: Recipes

Red Velvet Cheesecake Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Oh man! These turned out so good. You will not regret it when you try these. This is also how to make your box cake taste like it was made from scratch. (more…)

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Hawaiian Lomi Lomi Salmon

This has to be my favorite traditional Hawaiian dish. Since my husband served a two-year church mission in Hawaii, we decided to have traditional Hawaiian food at our wedding reception. We served this dish along with kalua pork and rice. It’s pretty simple too. (more…)

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Valentine’s Day Oreo Layer Jar Desserts

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I absolutely love this dessert! It’s so easy and so delicious. The following recipe is for a regular 9×11 cake pan, but I did mine in eight 4 oz jars and put what I had left into my cake pan. It works out really well either way. (more…)

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Valentine Sugar Cookies: Decorating with Royal Icing

Decorating with royal icing is a lot of fun. If you haven’t tried it, you really should. The recipe I used is really simple and easy to experiment with. To be completely transparent, this was my first time making it and decorating with it. I fully intend to do it again and again! (more…)

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Easy Low-Carb Bacon Jalapeño Poppers

This recipe came from my sister and they are so simple and SO GOOD! With only 3 ingredients, how could you say no to trying out this recipe? (more…)

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3 Easy Treats to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth While Eating Clean


If you’re anything like me then you’ve cut down on your sugar intake a time or two for one reason or another. Too much refined sugar (white and brown table sugars) gives me headaches, but it’s still a struggle to stay away from it. I also tend to lose weight a lot easier without it in my diet (go figure). You’d think that something causing me physical pain and weight gain would be easy to avoid. I wish that were true. (more…)

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Chili-Lime Venison Salad With Chili-Cilantro Ranch Dressing

This is a wonderful combination of three of my favorite things. Meat, limes and Cilantro.  This southwest inspired “man-salad” is the perfect blend of spiced meat and zesty dressing.  It is simply delicious and healthy.  Serves about 4. (more…)

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