Fourth of July

Healthy, No- Bake Watermelon Flag Cake

We are all familiar with the traditional shortbread cake topped with cool whip, blueberries and strawberries for Fourth of July right? How about you make your Independence Day healthier this year! Yes, Holidays are a great excuse to indulge on your favorite sweets but why not stick to your healthy way of eating and make a dessert that is just as tasty as real cake? I bet your thinking what would you replace for this typical shortbread cake and I will replace it with watermelon. Now you’re probably thinking that I have officially lost my mind because cake and watermelon […]

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Flawless Homemade Deviled Eggs

The time has come where I share my delicious homemade deviled egg recipe. If you follow our blog you’ll remember that I teased you with a picture in my How To Have a Safe Picnic blog of these tasty little treats! I could eat 50 deviled eggs if you’d let me, but it’s probably no good for my waistline ;). I’ve made deviled eggs before for parties and they were great, however I wanted to make them semi-healthier.  There aren’t a whole lot of ingredients that goes into the eggs so I tried to think of what I could sub out. I […]

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How to Have a Safe Picnic

Now that we’ve celebrated the first day of summer and the Fourth of July is right around the corner, I am excited about spending more time outdoors. One of my all-time favorite activities is having a picnic. There is something about taking a blanket to the park and packing our own lunch that seems so relaxing and family-oriented. We also take our picnics to the beach and save on some of the costly foods served there. No matter where you decide to picnic, you’ll want to ensure you follow a few guidelines to avoid any food mishandling or possible illness. […]

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