Easy One-Bowl Gluten-Free Banana Muffins

Today marked the first day my girls have been back in school in over a week!  We were getting desperate, people.  Snowmageddon 2015 hit Lexington last week and it didn’t let up until it had poured nearly 15 inches of snow + sleet and ice.  I know for all you Bostonians and Northern folk this… 

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Lemon Garlic Kale Chips

Happy Wednesday to all!  Not a whole lot going on around the Davis household today…lots of outside time and soaking up daddy’s summer schedule while we can.  One of the best parts of summer over the last couple of years has been our garden.  Cucumbers, cherry tomatoes, heirloom tomatoes, squash, snap peas, pole beans….just to… 

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The Perfect Guacamole & A National Championship

So in case you haven’t heard The Kentucky Wildcats are GOING TO THE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP!!!!!! AHHHHH….cue the Hoosiers soundtrack!!! When you work with college students and live in a college town you naturally absorb the Cats fever and there’s nothing better than having a winning team to root for. This town bleeds blue and our… 

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Peach Flax Green Smoothie

I’ve been stuck inside for 3 solid months…gray skies, ice, sleet and snow – you name it, we’ve had it this winter!  But today, oh today the heavens opened up and warmed this little town to a beautiful 73 degrees.  I wore opened toed shoes and the girls and I played in the back yard… 

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Simple Homemade Candied Pecans (using maple syrup)

Last night, we had a group of students over who are going with Jonathan on a spring break missions trip to Jamaica. Jamaica has approximately 2,500 deaf children. Mission To the World in partnership with CCCD (Caribbean Christian Center for the Deaf) hosts teams at four different project sites. Three of these are CCCD school… 

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Banana Chocolate Chip Energy Bars

Over time, I have tried to become more and more conscience of the boxed food that I buy and we eat.  As I read the labels on these foods, it is harder and harder for me to feel good about buying them and feeding them to my family.  Don’t get me wrong, I still buy… 

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Homemade Healthy Nut Mix

I was reminded of this yummy nut mix when we were in Michigan for Christmas and thought I would share!  My mom always has bowls of this stuff out wherever we are and it’s a great healthy snack to have around during the holidays.  I love the combo of sweet and salty:) 1 c shelled… 

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Italian Snack Crackers – Perfect Holiday Snack Food

Last weekend our dinner club met for the first time in a long time.  We shoot for meeting once a month and rotate homes and who makes the main dish but with busy schedules it has been months since we were all together.  As I have eloquently heard it put before, these are our “get… 

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Toasted Coconut Chocolate Popcorn

Today was a hard day.  You know, one of those days where you feel defeated before the clock strikes 10am.  We needed groceries for the week so I loaded the girls up and headed to the store and no more than five minutes into shopping my oldest began her first stand off.  It ended with… 

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