Category: For The Love Of…

Oreo Flowers 3

Oreo Flowers

Today we will be making Halloween Oreo Flowers!  This was a project that my six year old was able to assist with. Oreos were placed on jumbo popsicle sticks by my daughter Fill a...

Pesto Squash 1

Pesto Squash

This is a great recipe when squash is in season.  Easy to make and very healthy.Slice up zucchini and yellow squash and layer in a crockpot. As you are layering (just throw a bunch...

Low Fat Pizza 5

Low Fat Pizza

I love pizza – but I don’t care for tons of toppings.  My all time favorite pizza is plain old hamburger pizza with onions.  But in the real world – I can’t eat alot...

Caramel Pumpkin Cupcakes 0

Caramel Pumpkin Cupcakes

This is another low sugar recipe.  I look for any recipes that utilize cake mix because I can always score cake mixes really inexpensively and sometimes free with coupons and deals.  These are awesome. ...

Homemade Icees 0

Homemade Icees

This recipe may be modified over time but this is where we started and the kids love it.  We started with a blender, some ice cubes, club soda (use what you can after it...

SugarFree Caramel Sweet Potatoes 0

SugarFree Caramel Sweet Potatoes

Because I have not made these recently I do not have a photo.  I will start by telling you I am not a big fan of sweet potatoes although I wish I were since they...

Today’s Menu – Crockpot Lasagna 0

Today’s Menu – Crockpot Lasagna

This is one of my favorite meals and the ability to make it in a crockpot makes me very happy.  It can be made with many more ingredients and additions but my family likes...

What to do when you are missing an ingredient 0

What to do when you are missing an ingredient

A coworker and I were talking about a recipe the other day and how she started it, realized she didn’t have oil and what she came up with as a solution that worked out...

Cake or…? 0

Cake or…?

This is one of my favorite foods to bake (though I must admit this particular batch didn’t fare so well).  I always buy holiday cake mixes etc… when they go on sale.  Cake mixes can be...