Author: Kristen

Low Carb Hawaiian Pizza Bites

If you’re trying to eat low carb, you NEED to try these low carb Hawaiian pizza bites!  These days there are several options.  If you love Hawaiian pizza, I propose these NO CRUST low carb Hawaiian Pizza bites.  These little pizza bites are made in a muffin tin and are […]


14 Copycat Restaurant Salad Recipes

There are many popular restaurants that have amazing salads!  Restaurant salads can be super pricey!  Here are a collection of copycat recipes for some of the more popular salad recipes found at chain restaurants!  Instead of dropping $10.00 plus on one salad, you can buy the ingredients and make several […]


Instant Pot Buffalo Ranch Chicken Thighs

If you like buffalo sauce, you will LOVE this Instant Pot Buffalo Chicken thighs recipe!  In my opinion, chicken thighs are the cut of meat that has the most flavor for the price.  This meal has a quick cooking time, and I also included the potatoes in the chicken for […]


Hash Brown Breakfast Sandwich

The Iowa Egg Council sponsors this post.  All opinions are entirely my own. Have you seen the Hash Brown Breakfast sandwich trend on tiktok?  I love the store-bought hashbrowns that you can find in the freezer section at Trader Joe’s or Aldi.   These hash browns make the perfect gluten-free breakfast […]


Strawberry Lemonade Cookie Bars

Strawberry Season is upon us!  If you’re looking for recipes using fresh strawberries, you’re in the right place!  These strawberry lemonade cookie bars are bright, refreshing, and an easy dessert to prepare for any summer festivity!  These are made in a pan, and the bake – up super moist and […]


Reese’s Pieces Chocolate Blossom Cookies

If you like Reese’s Pieces, you will love this chocolate cookie recipe!  These are bite-sized cookies that bake in just a few minutes!  Chocolate and Peanut Butter make the perfect pair! If you like chocolate peanut butter cookies, you need to try these!  If you have leftover Reese’s Pieces from […]


10 Cucumber Salad recipes you need to try

Cucumber Salad is the perfect summer side dish! It can be made ahead of time, it is budget-friendly, gluten-free, light, and refreshing, and no matter how you choose to make it, it usually only requires a few easy ingredients. It is incredible how great cucumbers taste after they marinate with […]


Crushed Pineapple Muffins

If you have a can of crushed pineapple in your pantry, you must bake these super moist crushed pineapple muffins!  You will love the fresh flavor of these muffins, and this easy muffin recipe will become one you will want to keep handy!  These homemade muffins have a  super moist […]


20 Instant Pot Dinners Under $10.00

You can save loads of money by cooking at home as much as you can!  I love using my Instant Pot for time saving recipes that would usually take hours in a slow cooker or twice the time to make on the stove or in the oven.   When you cook […]


20 Recipes using Everything But the Bagel Seasoning

Everything But the Bagel Seasoning originated at Trader Joe’s, but now you can buy it at almost any grocery store.  Everything but the Bagel seasoning blend comprises sesame seeds, poppy seeds, dried onion, sea salt, black sesame seeds, garlic powder, onion powder, onion flakes, white sesame seeds, garlic flakes, or […]


15 Slow Cooker Dinners under $10.00

I turn to my slow cooker during the spring. The cost of ingredients is skyrocketing out there! It hurts to go to the grocery store right now! Here are 15 slow cooker recipes that cost about $10.00 each, but don’t skimp on flavor!   Many of these meals are simple, nutritious, […]