No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies

Looking for a more healthy version of No Bake cookies? Try these No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies! A few months ago I was eating ice cream, and had a major reaction!!  What? With ice cream? Yes, that is what I said too.  I rushed to the hospital in time for a shot before my throat closed totally.   That is where my fun began. I started with an allergist, we did MANY tests […] Continue reading →

Do you have Gratitude?

5 ways to get more gratitude in your life. Today I want to talk about having an attitude of gratitude. I recently heard a sermon at my church about gratitude. It stuck with me and as I have been thinking and processing what the pastor said, I wanted to share a few of my thoughts. I take notes as the pastor speaks, I guess […] Continue reading →

Life in Alaska: Blocking Summer Sun

Blocking Summer Sun One of the things that is so different about living in Alaska is the amount of daylight during the different seasons. We made it through winter and the 6 hours of sunlight. Now we are moving into summer and moving into 6 hours of darkness. While many of you may think “Wow, that sounds awesome!” […] Continue reading →

Easy Banana Pudding

Easy Banana Pudding My mom makes this easy banana pudding. Since we moved I have been trying to make some of her recipes. I called her the other day to get this because I know Little Crab will love it. Plus it has Bananas in it. I like to sneak fruit or vegetables in where I can. Why […] Continue reading →

Home Made Granola

Home made Granola Little Crab and I made Home made Granola last week. He loved that he was getting to help with this project. I loved that I was making an easy snack and it was somewhat healthy. (You will see why I say somewhat in a minute.) Here is what we used: 2 cups quick oats 1 […] Continue reading →

Red, White and Blue Trifle

Red White and Blue Berry Trifle. The fourth of July is quickly approaching. We will be barbeque-ing and enjoying friends and family. Most picnics are covered dish style. What are you going to take? This trifle is easy to put together and will be a hit at your celebration. Take a break from your diet and enjoy this light and fluffy […] Continue reading →

June is National Great Outdoors Month

June is great outdoors month! HOw are you getting out more? I am sharign three ways we have gotten out more this month. How have you been spending the month of June? Memorial Day, at the end of May is the unofficial kickoff to summer. Most people celebrate with a barbecue and/or a pool party. School has ended or will end a few days after Memorial Day and what we call “the lazy days of summer” arrive. Today, […] Continue reading →