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Monthly Archives: September 2015

#MMHM: A Good Fall Cocktail

It is almost October and finally starting to feel like Fall. Personally I am ready for Fall clothes, pumpkins, hayrides and apple picking! I also like to have a good Fall cocktail recipe on hand that I can serve for adult Fall parties 🙂 This Pinterest inspired drink is called the Rosy Cooler and sounds delicious. Enjoy 🙂 Jenn Ingredients 2 medium strawberries, quartered 2 basil leaves, cut into thin strips 2 lime slices ½ oz. simple syrup 1 oz. […]

What’s For Dinner? Fall Crock Pot Meals!

With the official end of summer today, Fall is here! The weather is changing, schedules are busier and the need for quick & healthy family meals is a must! In the Fall & Winter I am a HUGE fan of my crock pot. Here are a few of my kids favorite crock pot dinners. Enjoy 🙂 Jenn Turkey & Sweet Potato Chili  *adapted from Skinnytaste* 1 lb lean ground turkey (brown in a pan prior to adding to crock pot) […]

Fitness Friday: The Importance of Clean Eating

It was probably about 2 years ago when I decided that I was going to really revamp my diet and become more aware of what I was actually eating, I started to really read ingredients and it made a huge difference in how I eat and prepare food for my family.  Since then, I can honestly say that I feel so much better and when I have my cheat moments, which I of course do, I definitely feel sluggish and […]

What’s For Dinner? Crockpot Chicken Fajitas

Now that school and Fall activities are in full swing, I tend to use my crockpot at least 3 nights a week. My kids love fajitas and tacos, so these Crockpot Chicken Fajitas are the perfect weeknight meal for our busy weeknight schedule. I make this often and have tried a few different recipes, I prefer to make my own fajita seasoning (recipe below) although if you don’t have the time or ingredients for that, you can easily add a […]

What’s For Dinner? Grilled Peach & Salmon Salad

On days this hot I never want to put on my oven to cook & find that I always want to eat something light. This salad is perfect for tonight!! Easy, filling & healthy. Enjoy 🙂 Jenn   Ingredients: 1 peach, sliced Salmon (grilled or baked) Lettuce of your choice Gorgonzola cheese (about 1 tablespoon) Red onion, sliced Dressing: 2 tablespoons of olive oil 2 tablespoons of balsamic Salt & Pepper Grill or bake salmon, set aside. On a grill […]