Butternut Squash Pasta

If you enjoy mac and cheese but do not enjoy the extra calories or so much dairy in one meal does not settle with you easily then this recipe is perfect for you. Breck and I enjoy this meal quite a bit and you don’t have to feel guilty about it being terribly unhealthy. Perfect…

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Green Juice

Breck and I have started drinking this in the morning instead of coffee for the benefits that it will have on our bodies and to push us towards a healthier life style. This drink is good for boosting your metabolism, getting all the greens you need in a day, and getting your gut up and…

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The Longest Christmas Eve

I know it’s August and you’re probably wondering why I am posting about Christmas Eve and that I am even worse than your local craft store but just hear me out. Today my brother posted on Instagram, “How early is too early to start listening to Last Christmas by Wham? Asking for a friend.” His…

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His Plans Prevail

I read a quote recently that said, “When God put a calling on your life, he already factored in your stupidity.” As funny as this may seem it is also so encouraging to me. Through my mistakes, my flaws, and my sins God is not shocked nor surprised and his plans for my life still…

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Gone Camping

Oregon has hundreds of great camping spots that usually fill up before the weather is even sunny again. So here is the inside scoop on where to camp and how early you should plan ahead… They do not like to share the secrets here. I would have really appreciated a guide like this when we…

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Shrimp Parmesan Pizza

Pizza is such an easy meal for the nights when you don’t feel like cooking but want to have a home cooked meal. A very sad thing happened where I thought I already uploaded this recipe so I deleted all of the pictures for it. If I make this again soon I will upload them…

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Breck’s (Shepherd) Pie

Every year for Breck’s birthday he requests Shepherd’s Pie. He said this year was the best one yet so I thought I would share the recipe with you… Also, I named this one for my guy. I make this in a cast iron skillet and everything is made in the skillet except the mashed potatoes.…

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He Stands in the Gap

This past week I was feeling like God was telling me to do something and I didn’t want to because I wasn’t positive if it was really from Him. I also didn’t want to look stupid… Which if you are living your life not to look stupid you are not living a good life. Anyways,…

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Blackberry Cheesecake

Birthdays only come once a year so when Breck asked for this for his birthday, he got it! I was a little nervous making this because I have always heard cheesecake is a huge feat. I mixed two recipes together to make this and it was so creamy and easy! Graham Cracker Crust 2 cups…

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Fear vs. Adventure

I’ve been doing a bible study that has you find the idols that you might have in your heart. One of my idols that I thought I had was fear. Fear of not knowing what might happen, the ones I love might get hurt, and just not being able to control things. Well today in…

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