Chocolate Strawberry Shake {and a Sentiment of Love}

Chocolate Strawberry Shake

Once upon a time, I used to make this sweet Chocolate Strawberry Shake at least a few times a week for my dear husband.  Oh, and I would usually have a little bit of it too if he felt like sharing. ;) Sadly, we somehow got out of the habit of making these pretty shakes when we moved about a year ago.  However, last night I was reminded of just how yummy they are when my husband decided to whip some up for us in the blender. He made one for each of us and they were perfect.  It was a perfect treat on the eve of Valentine's Day! And this was the perfect treat to wake up to on Valentine's … [Read more...]

2 Ingredient Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate {Fall in Love with Your Slow Cooker Week}

Two Ingredient Slow Cooker Hot Chocolate Crock Pot

In honor of "Fall in Love with Your Slow Cooker" week, I wanted to share this super simple slow cooker hot chocolate recipe with you. I really hesitate to even call it a recipe, because it is so simple.  With only two ingredients, this hot chocolate comes together so quickly that you might just find yourself enjoying a steamy hot cup of hot chocolate one too many times this winter! This makes a rich, extremely chocolatey mug of hot chocolate.  It is a bit indulgent and absolutely delicious!  But if you prefer a darker, not-as sweet hot chocolate, check out this recipe for my dark hot … [Read more...]

Vanilla Green Tea Latte: A Delicious Way to Boost Your Immunity


Forget the flu shot! This year, fight back with food instead! I’m excited to be joining the following 5 amazing bloggers in hosting a 5-week series that will arm you with recipes to stay healthy this season! Nikki @ Christian Mommy Blogger Rachel @ Day 2 Day Joys Leigh Ann @ Intentional by Grace Anne @ Quick and Easy, Cheap and Healthy Erin @ The Humbled Homemaker Come back each Wednesday as we reveal five different foods that are purported to support your immune system in the fight against the cold and flu viruses that run rampant this … [Read more...]

Cozy Dark Hot Chocolate


Pin It Oh, Hot Chocolate, how I have missed you!  It had been so long since I last tasted the pleasure of your rich, divine goodness.  But this morning, when I was at last reunited with you…it was pure joy!  I will never forsake you for so long ever again! Okay, maybe that is a bit dramatic, but seriously, I LOVE this hot chocolate!  It’s finally cooled down enough here lately, that we’ve been able to enjoy it once again.  It goes along perfectly with a warm blanket, a special someone, and a cuddly couch.  Ahh…it is truly a wonderful treat! My hot chocolate … [Read more...]