Blueberry Coconut Baked Oatmeal

We have been on a major oatmeal kick lately and that makes this mama happy. Oatmeal can be healthy, filling and different every day. Plus, most baked options make a large amount so that means cook breakfast once and have several meals done for the week. When I was looking for something to make for

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Samoas Popcorn

Crispy caramel corn, toasted coconut and chocolate drizzles adorn this delectable Samoas Popcorn. It just might be better than the cookie! So Joel and Noah went to a Cub Scout informational meeting last night. Joel was all gung-ho about him joining and I’m kind of meh about the whole thing but if it’s something Noah

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Strawberry Coconut Margarita Pops

I’m the kind of person that can eat ice cream any time of the year. Even if it’s snowing if somebody asks me if I want ice cream the answer will be yes. So with the sweltering heat that has set in way too early around here, I’m talking 100 degrees the rest of the

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Creamy Coconut Iced Coffee

So I’ve been limiting my caffeine lately due to some heart issues I have that have been flaring up. It’s a benign condition but it’s really annoying and sometimes painful so I’m trying to figure out what I can do to control them without medication. Out of all the options that cause it to flare

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Coconut Granola

I hope you all had a wonderful 4th of July! We spent the weekend at my parents house visiting with them and my grandma and aunt who were visiting from Florida. We went to a family friends house the night of the 4th to light fireworks together and Hannah proved herself to be a little

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Samoas Krispie Treats

You know what’s the best idea ever? A babysitter. During the week. While your husband is at work. That’s what’s going on as I write this. Yep, I’m in a coffee shop by myself sipping the most glorious iced coffee known to man. Is it really that good or is just because I’m alone and

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Thai Grilled Chicken Legs

We’ve been trying to budget around here, which is totally not fun. But after several issues with our current house which were not disclosed when we purchased it, we’re getting really fed up. The winter brings frozen pipes leading to our washer…not good when you have two very messy children and do laundry every day.

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Coconut and Toasted Pecan Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Are you all getting tired of being bombarded with sweet treats from around the blogosphere yet? I hope not because I have some giant, chewy, decadent cookies to share with you. They are officially my new favorite cookie. I took the glorious bakery style cookie recipe I shared last summer and updated them a bit to

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Lemon Coconut Poke Cake

Remember the lemon curd from Monday? Well, this is the reason behind it, Lemon Coconut Poke Cake. Not only is this cake super easy to make but it tastes absolutely amazing. The flavor combination of lemon and coconut screams summer and was perfect for the high 90s weather that my mom’s birthday brought. The sweetened condensed

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