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Chocolate Peanut Butter Granola Bites!

Need Apples, cut into wedges Try picking apples at a local farm:) Peanut Butter, smooth Gronola, I used Nature Valley PB Choc Mix *optional cinnamon and chocolate syrup SO YUMMY!! Cut desired Apple into wedges Cover with peanut butter Add granola *Sprinkle cinnamon and drizzle with chocolate These Apple ideas are perfect for people like […]


Best Cheese Pizza in Michigan!

“I crave adventure and pizza!” No, really I do!, But since I do not have any adventures planned..let’s talk PIZZA!! Today is National Cheese Pizza Day and I am spilling the sauce on THE BEST PIZZA! When I was in high school my best friend would sometimes invite me to spend the weekends with her […]



The word is derived from the Old High German bacho, meaning “buttock”, “ham” or “side of bacon”, and is cognate with the Old French bacon. International Bacon Day is an unofficial observance and was established in 2004! Why do you care? Uhm because you LOVE it!! Unless you are one of the 15% of Americans who practice veganism. Which if […]


Happy Birthday, Mom.

My mother was born on June, 30th in 1968. Today she would have been 49 years old. Her name was Susan Devon Calhoun and she was beautiful, goofy, strong, independent, and kind. Her long, curly, dark hair was the definition of “hair envy”. I used to love brushing through it when I was younger, in […]


Summer Fun in Grand Rapids!

As we get closer to the month of July, I wanted to share with you one of my favorite things to do in Grand Rapids! Movies in the park is a free event welcoming all ages. This outdoor movie experiance takes place along the grand river where everyone can enjoy the amazing view of the city, […]


I cook.. sometimes..!

Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds smoked Polska kielbasa 2 tablespoons butter 3 tablespoons sugar 1 onion, sliced 3 cups sauerkraut, drained 3 tablespoons freshly chopped parsley leaves Honey Mustard Dipping Sauce, recipe follows Honey Mustard Dipping Sauce: 1/4 cup yellow mustard 1/4 cup honey 1/4 cup Dijon mustard 1/2 teaspoon cayenne 1 tablespoon prepared horseradish Pinch […]