salted caramel dark chocolate chip cookies

salted caramel, dark chocolate chips, cookies, best cookies

It’s Wednesday! We are half way through the week and if you’re anything like me you’re needing some cookies to get you through the rest of it.  Actually, I think I’m gonna need cookies every day to get me through the next week and a half.  Cookies, on my couch, cranking the air conditioning.  It… 

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Balsamic Glazed Grilled Strawberry Chicken Kabobs


If you follow me on Instagram you might have noticed last week I was in Santa Cruz, CA for an event with the California Strawberries Commission.  More on the trip later, but you guys, we ate so much good food that revolved around or incorporated strawberries (as you might expect).  I loved it!  I’ve been racking… 

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$100 Gift Card to PinkBlush Maternity

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I’ve got such a fun giveaway for you today! $100  to spend at  Pink Blush Maternity!! Not only do they have a maternity line, but they have a regular women’s line too (so this is for everyone!)  Everything is cute, comfy and affordable!  Use the Rafflecopter below to enter to win!!    One of my… 

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Summer Berry, Almond + Avocado Salad with Lemon Poppy Seed Vinaigrette


For some reason I thought it was a great idea to clump a lot of traveling together– a 16 hour road trip to Colorado, a quick two day trip to Santa Cruz,  followed by red-eye flights from coast to coast.  All while 7 months pregnant  Excuse me if I’m slightly crabby, emotional, and whiny.  … 

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Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Protein Bites

These little protein bites have become one of our favorites snacks/treats.  We’ve made them with both almonds and cashews and love them both ways.  The cashews make a much creamier “dough” and the almonds give them a little more texture.  So I’d say, use what you have!  Or try both and see what you prefer…. 

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Roasted Corn & Red Pepper Salsa

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 Grilled corn, grilled red bell pepper, and chunky avocado make this the perfect smoky-flavored salsa for summer!  I’m not sure what’s better, devouring this salsa with chips or piling it high on top of a juicy burger!  We did both.  And I’m a little embarrassed to admit Brett and I ate the entire bowl of… 

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Diet Coke Gift for a Friend + Free Printable


I’m excited to share today 101+ Birthday Gift Ideas for your Friends, including my Diet Coke for  A Friend gift idea with a Free Printable. I am joining forces with Kristen Duke in her Birthday Celebration Week along with over 100 talented bloggers sharing lots of inexpensive ideas and free printables! All week long, Kristen… 

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Sweet Potato Turkey Burger Sliders


I hope everyone enjoyed their 4th of July weekend! We spent the holiday at my parents’ in southern Colorado enjoying small town festivities.  We started our day with a family workout at the track, went to the parade, floated the river (which was a little short-lived with the little kiddos), barbecued with friends and family,… 

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$75 Henry Mack Gift Card + Sliptee Giveaway!!

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Today we have a fun giveaway from my friends at Henry Mack!  They sell everything from slips and tees, to the infamous house dress–all keeping fashion comfortable, cute and modest.  We’re giving away one of their sliptees plus $75 to spend at their site.  Enter the Rafflecopter at the end of the post and be sure… 

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Patriotic Berry Coconut Pops


These Red, White & Blue Berry Coconut Pops are the perfect treat for the 4th of July! Made with coconut milk and berries, these festive pops are healthy too!  My first homemade batch of popsicles of the summer.  And conveniently, they are perfect for the 4th of July!  Red and blue berries bursting in a… 

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This post is sponsored by KRAFT Foods.  All opinions are my own.  This pregnancy has me craving burgers several times a week.  I guess that’s what happens to me when I’m pregnant with boys, I eat like one!  It might just be the reason this baby boy is measuring a little large too :) I love… 

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