Author: Kristen

Magical Whole 30 Mustard Sauce

This post may contain affiliate links  I love dipping my food in condiments.  So when I was on whole 30 program in June, I was worried that the lack of condiments would be a huge challenge.  It seems that almost every condiment has either sugar or dairy, which are not […]

 

Whole 30 Eggplant “Hold the Parmesan”

This post may contain affiliate links  Eggplant parmesan is the one dish that I order at Italian restaurants. Every time.  My love for Eggplant parmesan runs deep.  As I will eat eggplant parmesan without parmesan, without sauce, like a pizza, and eating breaded eggplant slices straight out of the fridge, […]

 

Whole 30 Grilled Greek Chicken Thighs

  This post may contain affiliate links Remember that time you thought that whole 30 would be hard, but you loved the food so much that you didn’t think about sugar at all and wished it wasn’t going to end?  Sorry to be that annoying person who loves everything whole […]

 

5 Summer Parenting Hacks

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SummerWithStouffers #CollectiveBias After the longest, coldest, iciest winter that Northern Iowa has had in recent memory, summer is finally here, and it feels like quite the feat. My family moved last week, and […]

 

Whole 30 Bacon Lettuce Tomato Chicken Salad

This post may contain affiliate links  Hello from whole 30,  day sixteen!  One of my favorite parts about the Whole 30 program, is planning and looking forward to trying new recipes.   I am at the point where I am not super hungry between meals because I am getting enough protein, […]

 

12 things to eat in Cedar Falls- Waterloo Iowa

  This post is not sponsored and all opinions are entirely mine.  Welp!  My family finally made it to Dubuque!  We spent six incredible years, living in Cedar Falls, Iowa, and it was so hard to leave.  The Cedar Falls/Waterloo area is such a special place and an ideal place […]

 

Peach Melba Iced Tea

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TeaProudly #CollectiveBias During the summer iced drinks are my life.  However, now that I am officially in my upper 30’s, I have become much more mindful about the calorie intake and the sugar […]

 

Green Apple and Raspberry Spinach Salad and Pizza

Today’s post is sponsored by Papa John’s.  All opinions are entirely my own.  Welp! Our family has big changes on the horizon!  I officially have a preschool graduate!  I will have a second grader, come Friday.  And, we are enjoying our last few days as residents of Cedar Falls, Iowa.  […]

 

Pepperoni Pizza Loaded Broccoli

I am going to piggyback from my recipe I posted a few weeks ago for loaded broccoli.   You see, when your children express their love for broccoli, you will forever be on the hunt for more broccoli implementation.  I have been on a broccoli rampage lately, and surely you didn’t […]