{slow cooker} cream cheese sriracha pulled chicken sandwiches

srirachachic

There’s been lots of Crock Pot cookin’ happenin’ in our house this week. It’s so nice to be able to make delicious, easy dinners that don’t heat up the kitchen in the summer. Here’s another one that’s oh-so-simple and yummy! for approximately 12 sandwiches: 4 lb. boneless skinless chicken thighs 1 teaspoon liquid smoke 1…

{healthy} homemade mounds & almond joy bars

mounds

Calling all coconut fans! Here’s a dessert that you can enjoy without the guilt. There are so many health benefits when you enjoy (soy free) dark chocolate, raw honey, and coconut oil. I’ve seen lots of recipes for “copycat” Mounds and Almond Joy bars that include sweetened condensed milk (which contains tons of refined sugar.)…

guacamole chicken salad

guacsaladfinal

We’ve had days and days of 90 degree weather. I don’t like it. Too darn hot! I want to be able to go outside and not feel like I’m going to melt within 10 seconds of being out there. I want to be able to sit on a blanket in the shade and feel a…

{slow cooker} easy shredded chicken tacos

crockchictacos

Mmmmm! Are you ready for this super easy, delicious, recipe for chicken tacos? Only four hours in the slow cooker and they’re done. You’ll have a bunch of tender, juicy, flavorful chicken that is perfect for tacos. Feel free to double or triple the recipe as you see fit. A fun way to serve these…

mocha banana smoothie

mochasmoothie

This delicious, healthy smoothie is a great way to jump start your morning and fill you up until lunch time! You could use regular or decaf instant coffee in this, depending on if you want or need the caffeine boost. If I make these in the evening, as a dessert, I always opt for the…