Family, Friday Recipes, recipes

Homemade Buns

The weather is finally more consistently warm where I live now, so that makes me think of BBQ season! One of my favorite things to eat in the summer is BBQ beef/pork sandwiches. I just love them so much!! When my son, Taylor, was having food sensitives, I had to find a new solution to… Continue reading Homemade Buns

Family, Friday Recipes, recipes, side dish

Sweet Potato and Pineapple Au Gratin

I got this amazing recipe off of Better Homes and Gardens {}. Of course I tweaked it a bit, but you can click on their link for the original recipe.:) I made this for Thanksgiving and it was a huge hit! Not with my kids of course because there was vegetables in there! But with… Continue reading Sweet Potato and Pineapple Au Gratin

Breakfast, Egg free, Friday Recipes, recipes, Soy Free

Homemade Waffles

When my now ten year old was four he was diagnosed with food allergies/sensitivities. One of them was to egg. That made baking become very tricky! One of the great recipes I found was this one for egg-free waffles. We LOVE this recipe. It's quick and easy, and they fluff up so nicely! So if… Continue reading Homemade Waffles

Egg free, Family, recipes, Soy Free

Cinnamon Struesel Muffins

Today's recipe is another egg free option. I love to share these, because when my son needed egg free options, I had such a hard time finding recipes that I didn't have to tweak or invent. This recipe is delicious with flaxseed or with eggs. I hope that you will bake up some of these… Continue reading Cinnamon Struesel Muffins

Egg free, Family, food, recipes, Soy Free

Banana Bread

This is one of my favorite recipes!  When my son Taylor needed to eat egg-free as one of his food sensitivities, this was one of the recipes that easily adapted to flaxseed instead of eggs.  And we all actually like it better this way.  {It tastes great with eggs too though}  This was the recipe… Continue reading Banana Bread

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

Egg free, Family, food, LDS, ldsmom, Main Dish, mother, recipes, Soy Free

Herb Roasted Turkey

In this post I hope to convince you to make turkey year round!  Not just at Thanksgiving!  Buy a few extra turkey breasts at Thanksgiving time, store them in your deep freezer, and make them throughout the year.  Turkey dinner for any special occasion.  And the BEST part is the gravy and the delicious turkey… Continue reading Herb Roasted Turkey

Family, food, Gluten Free, LDS, ldsmom, Main Dish, mother, motherhood, recipes, Soy Free

Simple Taco Seasoning

My family LOVES tacos.  Plain, simple tacos.  And with six kids, many nights I just need something easy.  So we literally have tacos once a week.  Today's recipe is the taco seasoning I use instead of buying it at the store.  It's so easy to make with ingredients you have on hand. 1 1/2 TBSP… Continue reading Simple Taco Seasoning

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