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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.

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Reality Check

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

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pineapple mint simple syrup

Pineapple Mint Simple Syrup

Last year we planted a bit of Pineapple Mint in our garden and had lots of fun trying it out in various drinks. This year, it came back, and came back strong. We have so much pineapple mint! So if you’re interested in some…

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turkey burger bowl
Dinner, Recipes

Turkey Burger Bowl

With summer time and bathing suits just around the corner, my husband and I are trying to lower our bread/pasta intake. So, tonight, instead of eating burgers the traditional way (with buns), we decided to put our own spin on a…

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Weekly Meal Schedules

Weekly Meal Plan 5/16

This Week’s Meals: Monday- turkey burger bowl Tuesday– chicken satay over rice noodles Wednesday- corn tortilla quesadilla Thursday- grilled chicken and apple on spinach Friday- leftovers Saturday- leftovers Sunday- leftovers This Week’s Groceries: milk eggs cream spinach arugula apples grape fruit sweet potatoes quinoa soy sauce…

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steamed veggie spring rolls
Dinner, Recipes

Steamed Veggie Spring Rolls

We’re always looking to eat healthy, and one of the ways that gets done is by trying to eat clean. For starters, that means no frying. It seems easy, but I still feel like things use too much oil and…

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spiced hot almond milk

Spiced Almond Milk

It may be mid-April, but the mornings are still a bit chilly, which validates me enjoying this fall flavored drink in the Spring. But, regardless of the season, this Spiced Almond Milk hit the spot this Saturday morning. Ingredients: 1 cup…

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