products we love

Products We Love

We're always reviewing products to help you eat - and live - better.

Hey There!
We're Forrest & Courtney

Courtney began this site as a way to save recipes when we were married in 2013. Now we have two kids, and a lot more to share.

Read more

Reality Check

We're young with
two little kids, but
we know we aren't
seasoned pros. We
just share as we learn.

Read more
pumpkin coffee cake
Desserts, Recipes

Pumpkin Coffee Cake

My husband requested pumpkin coffee cake for his birthday dessert, and so I decided I would do you a favor and share what I made. I put my baking skills to use and made this delightful pumpkin coffee cake. It…

Read more
Weekly Meal Schedules

Meals For The Week 9/29

After the perfect relaxing weekend, it is time to get back to meal planning! After being inspired by a grilling magazine, Forrest is taking over the grill (and blog) tomorrow night with some crazy BBQ recipe. Stay tuned! Also, we will…

Read more
Recipes, Snacks

Pumpkin Apple Smoothie

I got the idea for this creative pumpkin apple smoothie from this fabulous blog! When I stumbled across it, I immediately knew I had to give it a try. Being a huge smoothie fan, I was aware of the texture…

Read more
pumpkin cream cheese dip
Recipes, Snacks

Pumpkin Cream Cheese Dip

Pumpkin cream cheese dip?! Who would have thought of combining two such equally decadent flavors? This pumpkin cream cheese dip is similar to a fruit dip, but you could even entertain the idea of putting it on toast because of the whipped…

Read more
Desserts, Recipes

Pumpkin Scones

My husband suggested that I try making pumpkin scones, and he specially requested that I not hold back on any sugar or butter. His wish was granted, and I used the real stuff!! 😉 Which, really just meant that I didn’t use…

Read more
Dinner, Recipes

Healthy Chicken Meatballs

We always find a great use for our Kitchen Aid attachments. Tonight, we made our own ground chicken with our nifty KitchenAid Food Grinder Attachment ! These healthy chicken meatballs were just that – healthy! They were also super quick and easy to make!…

Read more