5 Ways To Eat Leftover Ham | Recipes

After church, after a wonderful afternoon touring DC, and after a fabulous ham dinner made by my mother, I realized I had a small problem. Well, a BIG problem actually. We had a ton of leftover ham from our Easter meal. And my mom was leaving on Tuesday. Which means I’d be left alone with […]

Easy Baked Chicken Parm | Barilla Better For You

This delicious post is sponsored by Barilla & Walmart: It’s Better for You.  As a mom and a runner, I am super familiar with the love of pasta. I mean, carbo loading rocks. My roommates at Disneyland races know about my top secret (not really, it’s Marri’s) Italian food restaurant with the bomb.com of chicken parm. […]

Easter Peeps Rice Krispy Snacks

I made these Easter Peeps rice krispy snacks because my daughter made me. Since it’s almost Easter, I was feeling my annual pull to be crafty and inspired. Kids + Easter + Pinterest = Shenanigans trying to new things. Claire is almost 12 and has access to Pinterest. And no, I don’t know what the age […]

Rainbow Sherbert St. Patrick’s Day Punch

I love easy recipes and projects. Things don’t get much easier than this Rainbow Sherbert St. Patrick’s Day Punch. Truth be told, you can make this for just about any occasion! Kids (old and young) love it. So, sure. Sometimes I complain about all the over the top celebrations concerning some of the minor holidays out […]

Valentine’s Day Sweet Ideas

February is one of my favorite months. It kicks off a lot of great dates in my life: my son’s birthday, Valentine’s Day, Princess Half Marathon Weekend, and my birthday. Celebrations galore! If Valentine’s celebrations are on your radar and you are looking for some clever ideas on where to go, what to eat, or […]

Atkins 40 | Low Carb Lower Number on the Scale

You guys know me. I’m all about being honest with my product reviews. If I find a flaw or a problem with something I won’t hesitate to share that information. So here’s my honest review of a week on the Atkins 40 plan. It was GREAT. Except for that pesky Day 1. Day 1 was […]

No-Bake Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Pie With Blue Bunny

This post was sponsored by Blue Bunny, but the content and opinions expressed are my own. Have you checked the calendar? Oh man- Christmas is less than 20 days away. True story, folks. Gulp. I’m not sure about the rest of you, but the end of 2016 is coming in hot. And with the end […]

Baked Eggs in Avocados | Recipe for Atkins 40 Followers

Fun fact about me: avocados are my JAM, y’all. Which is hilarious considering I didn’t touch one until well into my 30s. Growing up in Texas I was exposed to a lot of guacamole and always turned my nose up at it. It just didn’t look right to me. As they say, with age comes […]

Banana Protein Recovery Waffle Recipe | EAS 100% Whey Protein

This shop has been compensated by CollectiveBias, Inc. on behalf of its advertiser, EAS Sports Nutrition. #easbrand #PowerinProtein #collectivebias So this whole working out thing. It hurts. Sometimes it hurts a lot. About two weeks ago I started a DVD program that incorporates a lot of weight work. You may have caught my oh-my-word-I-wanna-cry whine on Facebook. […]

Easy Candy Cane Cherry Cheese Danish Recipe

Christmas is coming, and I’m working on upping my holiday meal game. I usually rely on my mom to get me through Thanksgiving and Christmas meals, but she’s back in Texas, and I’m on my own. And in true Shenanigans fashion, I’m starting with dessert first: because this easy candy cane cherry cheese Danish recipe […]