Crock-Pot African-Inspired Peanut Stew

It's been a hot minute since I've posted a recipe (or anything, really) on this blog, y'all. So here's a quick life...

Garlic Butter Shrimp (Dairy-Free)

It's safe to say: we're officially shrimp addicts. With my health issues kind of "up in the air" right now -- and with the fact...

Crock-Pot Caribbean Black Beans

I am a believer in black beans. Okay... that sounds a little weird to say. But it's true. If you take a peek into our...

Vegan Black Bean Brownies

I live in a house with 4 boys (if you include our 1-year-old) and they all LOVE to eat. Something I've had to adapt...

No-Bake Trail Mix Bars

If anyone knows anything about me, it’s that I hate baking. Anything else in the kitchen is an enjoyable experience for me! I enjoy whipping...

Vegan Classic Vanilla Cupcakes (with Homemade Frosting)

After years of mastering various no-bake recipes and insisting to everyone around me (including my husband) that no, I do not enjoy...

Crock-Pot Balsamic & Dijon Brussels Sprouts

One of my partner's favorite all-time vegetables is Brussels sprouts, much to our kids' dismay. Don't get me wrong: I enjoy a good sprout...

Simple Shrimp Creole

So, here's something you may not know about me: I'm Cajun! "Cajun" and "Creole" are terms you'll see everywhere if you visit New Orleans (or...

Homemade Peach BBQ Sauce

A couple of weekends ago, we went peach picking at Apple Annie's Orchard and I think we seriously underestimated just how many peaches we'd come...

Creamy Acai & Hemp Smoothie

You can just call me a "superfoodie". Increasingly, more and more people (myself included) are starting to experience the health benefits of superfoods, such as...

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Sometimes, my partner and I just crave something with a little more "kick" than normal. When the kids are actin' crazy and it's impossible...