The BEST Crock Pot Beef Stew recipe ever! An easy, healthy slow cooker beef stew with fresh veggies, fall-apart tender meat, in a rich and flavorful red wine sauce. Simple, freezer friendly, and perfect every time.

Crock Pot Beef Stew

Calling on all the warm fuzzies, cuddly blankets, and flannel! It’s time for a hug in dinner form: Crock Pot Beef Stew. Every bite...

Simple and Perfect Arugula Salad with Lemon Balsamic Dressing and Parmesan. Easy and so flavorful! This healthy side dish goes with any meal and comes together in minutes.

Anytime Arugula Salad

Of the hodgepodge of millennial acronyms and puns that I’ve picked up on social media over the years, Fri-Yay might be my favorite of...

Cinque Italy Travel Guide - Best Cinque Terre Itinerary, Restaurants, Hikes, and Town Walks.

Best of Cinque Terre Itinerary – Restaurants, Towns, and Trip Planning Tips

I try to restrict my dramatic superlative statements to only those moments that absolutely deserve them. Italy is one of them. Ben and I...

How to make the BEST Instant Pot Refried Beans! Easy no soak recipe. Healthy, vegan, and perfect for all of your favorite Mexican dishes! One of the best pressure cooking recipes. 

Instant Pot Refried Beans

These Instant Pot Refried Beans have me rethinking an age-old question that confronts me every time I go out for Mexican food: “Would you...

Easy, filling, and delicious Vegetarian Enchiladas with Butternut Squash, Black Beans, and Cheese. A healthy, flavorful casserole recipe that’s freezer friendly and perfect a for meatless Monday.

Vegetarian Enchiladas with Butternut Squash and Black Beans

Enchiladas will forever hold a special place in my heart. Mexican vegetarian enchiladas were what I ordered off of the kids menu at my...

Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Meatballs. An easy, DELISH appetizer for football games and easy meals! Fun and healthy, these low slow cooker chicken meatballs are great for parties, family dinners, and the Super Bowl too.

Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Meatballs

My first sign that it’s fall isn’t the leaves changing or even a chill in the air: it’s when I look at our list...

What to Pack for Europe - Including essential electronics, how to plan what to wear, what to bring on a long plane ride, and more! Whether planning what to bring on a 10 day Europe trip, a 2 week Europe trip, or longer, this guide has all of the information you need for how to pack abroad.

What to Pack for Europe

I had the BEST TIME sharing snippets of Ben’s and my recent trip to Italy on Instagram, and I received a lot of burning...

Healthy Sheet Pan Shrimp and Broccoli. Easy and DELICIOUS! Tastes like your favorite Chinese stir fry shrimp and broccoli but is so much better for you. Cooks on ONE PAN and the Chinese brown sauce is incredible. Serve with rice or quinoa for fast and healthy weeknight dinner.

Sheet Pan Shrimp and Broccoli

I’m not sure how your brain is feeling today, but if your mental state remotely resembles my own, it’s SOS, don’t make me think...