Author Archive: Polly

  • Slow Cooker Chicken Fiesta Soup

    This delicious, slow cooker chicken soup is not only gluten free and dairy free (if you don’t add cheese at the end), but it freezes beautifully either before cooking or after. Packed with fresh flavor, the veggies give it that fiesta vibe that everyone will love. This easy and healthy freezer

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  • Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Hy-Vee Sales (12.14.18)

    Our free Weekly Menu Plan is here to help you save time and money, eat healthier, and bring your family together around the table. Here’s what you’ll find… Recipes You’ll Love: Our family-friendly recipes are simple and made with recognizable, real food ingredients. Pick and choose what works for you. Top

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  • How to Make Instant Pot Freezer Meals

    Prepping meals in bulk and cooking them from frozen in the Instant Pot is the ultimate time-saver. If you can master the art (and yes, it is an art!) of Instant Pot freezer meals, your dinnertime hour will be revolutionized. We have truly pioneered this space of cooking and are

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  • Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Hy-Vee Sales (12.7.18)

    Our free Weekly Menu Plan is here to help you save time and money, eat healthier, and bring your family together around the table. Here’s what you’ll find… Recipes You’ll Love: Our family-friendly recipes are simple and made with recognizable, real food ingredients. Pick and choose what works for you. Top

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  • Holiday Menu Plan

    The holidays are here, and we are in the mood to celebrate! We’ve put together the perfect holiday menu plan for you, AND we’re giving away some of the goods so you can make it happen. In fact, THREE winners will take home the $130 grand prize. Giveaway details are

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  • Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Hy-Vee Sales (11.30.18)

    Our free Weekly Menu Plan is here to help you save time and money, eat healthier, and bring your family together around the table. Here’s what you’ll find… Recipes You’ll Love: Our family-friendly recipes are simple and made with recognizable, real food ingredients. Pick and choose what works for you. Top

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  • Instant Pot Chicken Nachos {Freezer Meal}

    Our freezer friendly Instant Pot Chicken Nachos are a great starter meal for the Instant Pot. We teach you how to make this easy Instant Pot freezer meal from fresh or from frozen. The best part about the recipe is that you can customize it how you want and it

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  • Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Hy-Vee Sales (11.23.18)

    Our free Weekly Menu Plan is here to help you save time and money, eat healthier, and bring your family together around the table. Here’s what you’ll find… Recipes You’ll Love: Our family-friendly recipes are simple and made with recognizable, real food ingredients. Pick and choose what works for you. Top

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  • The Ultimate Family Gift Guide 2018

    Our Holiday Gift Guide only includes the BEST. We have lots of ideas for every age but only included something if we have personally used it and loved it or it has come highly recommended by a trusted source. Shopping Tip: To put a little more money in your pocket,

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  • Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Hy-Vee Sales (11.16.18)

    Our free Weekly Menu Plan is here to help you save time and money, eat healthier, and bring your family together around the table. Here’s what you’ll find… Recipes You’ll Love: Our family-friendly recipes are simple and made with recognizable, real food ingredients. Pick and choose what works for you. Top

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  • Slow Cooker Cilantro Lime Chicken {Freezer Meal}

    This easy dump and go freezer meal will become a regular family dinner in your home. This freezer friendly dinner is so versatile too. Eat it straight from the slow cooker, put it in wraps, or turn it into nachos. Choose your own Cilantro Lime Chicken adventure! Great healthy dinner

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  • Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Hy-Vee Sales

    Our free Weekly Menu Plan is here to help you save time and money, eat healthier, and bring your family together around the table. Here’s what you’ll find… Recipes You’ll Love: Our family-friendly recipes are simple and made with recognizable, real food ingredients. Pick and choose what works for you. Top

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  • Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Hy-Vee Sales (11.1.18)

    Our free Weekly Menu Plan is here to help you save time and money, eat healthier, and bring your family together around the table. Here’s what you’ll find… Recipes You’ll Love: Our family-friendly recipes are simple and made with recognizable, real food ingredients. Pick and choose what works for you. Top

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  • Pique Tea: Possibly the World’s Healthiest Beverage

    I’ve always wanted to be a tea drinker. I’ve even bought cute tea pots in an effort to motivate myself to dabble and experiment with different flavors, leaves, and brewing methods. However, I never quite made it past the typical white tea bag and adding a little cream for comfort.

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  • Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Hy-Vee Sales (10.26.18)

    Our free Weekly Menu Plan is here to help you save time and money, eat healthier, and bring your family together around the table. Here’s what you’ll find… Recipes You’ll Love: Our family-friendly recipes are simple and made with recognizable, real food ingredients. Pick and choose what works for you. Top

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  • Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Hy-Vee Sales (10.19.18)

    Our free Weekly Menu Plan is here to help you save time and money, eat healthier, and bring your family together around the table. Here’s what you’ll find… Recipes You’ll Love: Our family-friendly recipes are simple and made with recognizable, real food ingredients. Pick and choose what works for you. Top

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  • Slow Cooker Apple Butter

    An 80 year old family apple butter recipe adapted for the slow cooker. With just a few simple ingredients, this crock pot apple butter recipe will have your home smelling like a slice of autumn heaven! Growing up, everyone around me knew what I meant when I told them it

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  • Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Hy-Vee Sales (10.11.18)

    Our free Weekly Menu Plan is here to help you save time and money, eat healthier, and bring your family together around the table. Here’s what you’ll find… Recipes You’ll Love: Our family-friendly recipes are simple and made with recognizable, real food ingredients. Pick and choose what works for you. Top

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  • twice-baked potatoes

    Ultimate Bacon and Cheddar Twice-Baked Potatoes

    These make ahead Ultimate Bacon and Cheddar Twice-Baked Potatoes are the quintessential side dish for almost any holiday meal. They are a bit healthier than other twice-baked potatoes yet just as rich-tasting.  This post is sponsored by St. James Winery and Burgers’ Smokehouse. Opinions are all ours, though. This particular twice-stuffed baked potato

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  • Weekly Menu Plan + Top 5 Hy-Vee Sales (10.5.18)

    Our free Weekly Menu Plan is here to help you save time and money, eat healthier, and bring your family together around the table. Here’s what you’ll find… Recipes You’ll Love: Our family-friendly recipes are simple and made with recognizable, real food ingredients. Pick and choose what works for you. Top

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