Healthier Eating, Recipes

Acid Reflux-Friendly Crispy Potatoes

One of my absolute favorite side dishes is crispy roasted potatoes, but they can be time consuming to make to the perfect crispiness. The best roasted potatoes have a deliciously balanced salty flavor, crispy skin, and soft center. To make them, I would usually blanch the potatoes and roast them in the oven, which would… Continue reading Acid Reflux-Friendly Crispy Potatoes

Saving and Making Money

4 Easy Ways To Get Free Starbucks, Amazon, and Target Gift Cards

Since I made the decision to stay home with my daughter, I've been looking for ways to earn extra money and get free stuff. I love getting free samples from various stores and websites (I'll post these later), as well as clipping coupons to save (or make) money, but my favorite freebies are gift cards.… Continue reading 4 Easy Ways To Get Free Starbucks, Amazon, and Target Gift Cards

Eating on a Budget, Healthier Eating, Recipes

Simple and Delicious Slow Cooker Turkey Chili

Chili is one of my all-time favorite meals to serve. Not only is it fast, easy, and delicious, it's also a healthful option that I can tweak depending on what I have in my pantry or fridge. I've listed my recipe below but you can certainly add any of your favorite sweet vegetables (like green… Continue reading Simple and Delicious Slow Cooker Turkey Chili

Parenting, Women's Health

Please Breathe: My Personal Battle With Unexplained Infertility (Final Chapter)

This is a continuation of my personal story. If you’re looking for the beginning, click here: Please Breathe: My Personal Battle With Unexplained Infertility (Part One)      The longest moment of my life was from the moment my daughter was born to the moment I heard her cry. It felt like an eternity. “Please breathe,… Continue reading Please Breathe: My Personal Battle With Unexplained Infertility (Final Chapter)

Parenting, Women's Health

Please Breathe: My Personal Battle With Unexplained Infertility (Part Four)

This is a continuation of my personal story. If you’re looking for the beginning, click here: Please Breathe: My Personal Battle With Unexplained Infertility (Part One)     It just so happens that I found out I was pregnant the day that I had scheduled my appointment. I was able to cancel my appointment with joy and… Continue reading Please Breathe: My Personal Battle With Unexplained Infertility (Part Four)

Eating on a Budget, Healthy Living, Recipes

Simple And Healthy Meals For The Whole Family On Less Than $100 A Week

There are so many ways to save money when feeding your family, but it can be a challenge to have a healthful, delicious, and varied menu without spending time clipping hundreds of coupons, bargain hunting, and scouring the internet for recipes. That's why I've created this plan to keep your family well fed while staying… Continue reading Simple And Healthy Meals For The Whole Family On Less Than $100 A Week

Eating on a Budget, Recipes

Turkey Meatloaf With Mashed Gold Potatoes

Meatloaf is one of my favorite comfort foods, especially when it's paired with creamy, buttery mashed potatoes. This turkey meatloaf and mashed potato recipe will give you the comfort you're looking for without the guilt. Enjoy! Turkey Meatloaf With Mashed Gold Potatoes Prep time: 20 minutes Cook time: 60 minutes Serves: 4-6 Meatloaf Ingredients: 1… Continue reading Turkey Meatloaf With Mashed Gold Potatoes

Eating on a Budget, Recipes

Quick And Easy Chicken And Biscuit Casserole

There are just some days where you need a delicious, comforting meal but you don't want to feel guilty after. This quick and easy Chicken and Biscuit Casserole recipe, which reminds me of homemade Pot Pie, is sure to please even the pickiest eater and will have you feeling pleasantly satisfied.  Enjoy! Chicken and Biscuit… Continue reading Quick And Easy Chicken And Biscuit Casserole

Parenting, Women's Health

Please Breathe: My Personal Battle With Unexplained Infertility (Part Three)

This is a continuation of my personal story. If you’re looking for the beginning, click here: Please Breathe: My Personal Battle With Unexplained Infertility (Part One)      One of the worst parts that came out of enduring an ectopic pregnancy was that we had to wait three cycles before being able to try again. I… Continue reading Please Breathe: My Personal Battle With Unexplained Infertility (Part Three)

Parenting, Women's Health

Please Breathe: My Personal Battle With Unexplained Infertility (Part Two)

This is a continuation of my personal story. If you're looking for the beginning, click here: Please Breathe: My Personal Battle With Unexplained Infertility (Part One)      On Mother’s Day, I headed to my job as a restaurant manager to start my incredibly stressful, long day. I picked up my favorite coffee drink and parked… Continue reading Please Breathe: My Personal Battle With Unexplained Infertility (Part Two)