Entries by Rachel

Gift Guide: Dads

Lets talk dads. Maybe it’s just me but I find dads hard to buy for. Every year was a struggle to find a gift my dad would like and now I have to find one that my husband, will too! If you struggle as well, hopefully the gift ideas below will give you some tracks […]

Gift Guide: Tween Girls

Tween girl–roughly between the ages of 9-12–is the age of maturing kid and not yet teen. My daughter falls in this range, so she and her sweet friends inspired many of the gifts on this list. From books to games to cute accessories and more, I hope these gift ideas help your tween girl to be a well-rounded gal.

Gift Guide: Boys Ages 5-9

We believe children inherently have amazing imaginations and that the right toys can fan that flame. We’ve tried to provide gift ideas for boys, ages 5-9, that we’ve used in our own homes and that can help them be imaginative and grow as a whole person–everything from active toys to science experiments to building sets […]

5 Pillars of the Perfect Charcuterie Board

A holiday appetizer or simple meal doesn’t get easier than a Charcuterie Board! Anyone can pull this amazing spread together with our tips and tricks, including advice for pairing the perfect wine. Created in partnership with St. James Winery and Burgers’ Smokehouse. All opinions are our own. What Is a Charcuterie Board? Let’s get some […]

Kids’ Bathroom Flip

If you’re an Instagram follower, you’ll know that I actually wrapped up this Kids’ Bathroom makeover a few months ago! I’m excited to finally get the details your way. Much like our Master Bedroom Makeover, I had done slim to none as far as decorating this room. I mean, it’s the kids’ bathroom. It serves […]

Whole Wheat Pumpkin Pancakes Recipe {Freezer Meal}

These Whole Wheat Pumpkin Pancakes are a part of our family’s regular breakfast rotation for good reason. As with so many of our real food recipes, they have sneaky vegetables (i.e. pumpkin this time) and 100% whole grain in them but retain their light, fluffy texture. Plus, they’ve got a delicious “fall is almost here” […]

Peach Pie Overnight Oats

This make-ahead Peach Pie Overnight Oats recipe takes just minutes to put together and provides a super nutritious and quick breakfast. Think late summer, ripe peaches, and a delicious slice of peach pie. This overnight oats recipe combines all the best flavors, crunch, and sweetness of peach pie into a satisfying, nutritious breakfast. Now, that’s […]

Chicken Parmesan Casserole {Freezer Meal}

Chicken parmesan casserole is a family-favorite freezer meal that is super easy to make. This real food, healthy dinner recipe is a staple in our home. (Looking for healthy freezer meal recipes? We have 70+ of our favorites HERE!) Whenever I make my Roasted Whole Chicken and Vegetables (one my very favorite recipes) or Slow […]

Avocado Aioli

Avocado Aioli is a super flavorful dip or spread that jazzes up all types of recipes from Oven Fries to raw veggie sticks to sandwiches. Try our short-cut method to make your own homemade avocado aioli! What Is Aioli Made of? The name “aioli” literally means “garlic and oil” and originally comes from the Mediterranean […]