Quick Tomato Sauce

Quick Tomato Sauce

Let’s have a chat about tomato sauce. Did you know that many store bought brands are loaded with sugar? Just take a look at the list of ingredients and you will see for yourself. It’s really crazy to think about, and it’s really not necessary to have so much sugar in your pasta sauce! If you are interested in finding out more about how much sugar is in our food then I would suggest watching the film Fed Up. After watching the film I bet you will start looking at all of your food labels a bit more closely!

Continue Reading

Chewy Chocolate Chip Granola Bars

CC Chewy Granola Bars

If you have been around our house then you probably know about these granola bars. They are chewy, sweet, and oh so good! Over the years, I’ve had several family members and friends ask for this recipe. I’m not always the best at remembering to share recipes, but now I won’t have to. Everyone can just find it here now! 🙂

Continue Reading

New Year, New Do!

A little over a year ago I started losing a lot of hair. It reminded me of the post-baby hair loss that many women experience. However, I had not just had a baby! For a while I couldn’t figure out why it was happening. Then, one day I started thinking back to what might have changed in my life. The only real change was that I had an IUD inserted. After doing some quick searching online, I realized that many other women experienced this same side effect after getting a IUD.

Continue Reading

Nut & Seed Granola

Nut & Seed Granola

I absolutely love granola! I have made several different kinds of granola in the past, and have tried several from grocery stores. This, however, is the granola I always come back to though. It is my absolute favorite! I mean, how could you go wrong with oats, nuts, seeds, and maple syrup?! By roughly chopping up raw almonds it gives this granola great texture and crunch. It also isn’t overly sweet which helps balance the overall flavor.

Continue Reading