allergies, dessert, Egg free, Family, food, food allergies, Gluten Free, LDS, ldsmom, mother, motherhood, recipes, Soy Free

Munch Mix

Today's recipe is one of my most favorite things to bring to a party.  It makes a ton, and it's so pretty! Ingredients: 10 C corn or rice chex- or do both! 9 C popped popcorn- I use Skinny Pop because it's gluten free and there's hardly any kernels to get out. 4 C pretzel… Continue reading Munch Mix

allergies, courage, faith, Family, food allergies, inspiration, LDS, ldsmom, mother, motherhood, prayer, Wednesday Stories

Allergies? What Allergies?

Today's Wednesday story comes from a dear friend from the days of my first college experience at Snow College.  What fun times we had!  One particular adventure caught us trying to get to college in a blizzard.  We couldn't see a thing, and ended up stuck in a tiny town where Nicole remembered she had… Continue reading Allergies? What Allergies?

dessert, Egg free, Family, food, food allergies, Gluten Free, motherhood, recipes, Soy Free

Chocolate PB Bars

Today's recipe is from my friend Angelina.  She made these one day at her house, and my kids came home and pretty much begged me to get the recipe right away so I could make them.  Well, I did, and now these are a staple family treat.  She makes hers gluten free.  And I make… Continue reading Chocolate PB Bars

dessert, Egg free, Family, food, food allergies, LDS, ldsmom, mother, motherhood, recipes, Soy Free

Soy & Egg Free Carmelita’s

Today's a special day!  My husband was offered an amazing job opportunity-thank heavens!  It's been 7 months since we've had a job!  So, because I'm so HAPPY, I'm posting TWO recipes today!  I'm so grateful for all the prayers and kindnesses given to our family over these past 7 months!  Our children's eyes were definitely… Continue reading Soy & Egg Free Carmelita’s

dessert, Egg free, Family, food, food allergies, Gluten Free, LDS, ldsmom, mother, recipes, Soy Free

Homemade Caramel Ice Cream Topping

It's Friday, so you know what that means!  A new recipe! Today's recipe came from my sister-in-law, Cindy.  Her caramel sauce is just SO GOOD.  So that's what I'm doing...sharing the good. Ingredients: 1 C butter(two sticks) 2 C brown sugar 1 C light Corn Syrup 1 can Sweetened and Condensed Milk 1/2 tsp real… Continue reading Homemade Caramel Ice Cream Topping

dessert, Egg free, Family, food, food allergies, Gluten Free, LDS, ldsmom, mother, recipes, Soy Free

Homemade Raspberry Ice Cream

I had never made homemade ice cream until I married into my husbands family.  I vaguely remember my mom making it once or twice, but never enough to really remember how to make it.  Once I started making it, I was addicted!  The flavor of homemade ice cream is just so melty and delicious! It… Continue reading Homemade Raspberry Ice Cream

Egg free, Family, food, food allergies, inspiration, LDS, ldsmom, mother, recipes, Soy Free

Fresh Bread

"Give us this day our daily bread."  Matthew 6:12 When you are unemployed( see post A Budgeting Blessing) with six kids and a house payment to still make, you really start to appreciate your daily bread.  And when you pray over your food, your level of gratitude deepens.  And for that lesson, I am grateful. In… Continue reading Fresh Bread

dessert, Egg free, Family, food, food allergies, LDS, mother, recipes, Soy Free

Soy and Egg Free Chocolate Thin Mint Cookies

It's Friday!  So that means recipe day! One of the hardest things for me when my son had to be egg and soy free, was making good tasting desserts.  Most of the desserts I previously made had one or both ingredients.  This dessert will make your mouth happy!  My husband and kids request this as… Continue reading Soy and Egg Free Chocolate Thin Mint Cookies

Family, food, food allergies, Gluten Free, recipes, Soy Free

Homemade Chicken Stock

This is the week about allergies!  One of the things I decided to start doing when Taylor was diagnosed with his allergies/sensitivities was to start making homemade chicken stock.  This is a simple way to add extra nutrition to your food, and I think it makes your homemade soups and sauces taste so much richer!… Continue reading Homemade Chicken Stock

Family, food allergies, Gluten Free, inspiration, LDS, mother, Wednesday Stories

We are always guided

Today as I promised, I'll be sharing a great experience of my amazing friend.  I am always inspired by her and her goodness.  She has an incredible story of an experience she had with her tiny 13 month old baby.  I hope you will enjoy her words. "When my daughter was about 13 months old… Continue reading We are always guided