Recipe Repeat: No Bake Energy Bars

I love Larabars. I love, love, love them. But I don't love paying for them. On a good day they are $1 a piece and I am just too cheap for that.

What I love about this recipe is that there is nothing in this that will hurt you. No sugar, nothing processed, nothing you can't pronounce. And even better it only cost me about $3.00 to make 10 bars!

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Five Tips for New Mamas

Every mom is an expert after her baby reaches a certain age. Just ask her! But for some reason I seem overwhelming under qualified to share any advice on being a new mom. 

So here are five things I've learned in my first 18 months that might help you. 





Recipe Repeat: Ranch Shrimp

I love shrimp. Love, love, love it. It's one thing I like about living so close to the gulf. Shrimp! I was hankering for some shrimp Friday night.

So I decided to go to my easiest shrimp recipe ever. This is even easier then my Idiot Proof Shrimp. Just combine the little guys with a little dry ranch mix and olive oil and in a flash you have dinner. Click here for more.


Slow cooker Buffalo Chicken Mac and Cheese - Super Comfort Food

Have you ever been perusing Pinterest and you see a recipe and you think, "how can I make this better/easier/cheaper/my own?" 

I had one of those minutes a couple weeks ago when I saw a recipe for buffalo chicken mac and cheese. I wondered if I could make it in my slow cooker using just what I had in my cabinet. 

And I did. And it was divine. 

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Welcome to the world baby boy

The Lord appeared to him[a] from far away. I have loved you with an everlasting love; therefore I have continued my faithfulness to you. Jeremiah 31:3

We have a new sweet baby boy born May 27. He weighed in at a whopping 9 pounds 2 oz. He is a joy.