Dairy-Free and Lower Sugar Hot Chocolate

We’re big hot chocolate fans here. My kids want it every morning, and it’s one of my favorites as well. Unfortunately, it’s basically just dairy and sugar and a great way to start the day if your ideal day starts with a stomachache. Mugs | Crockpot | Ladle With the dairy allergies in our home, […]

Strawberry-Rhubarb Sodas with Grapefruit and Mint

Even though we’re only a few hours north of our last home in Utah, Spring tends to take its time making its way to Rexburg. And just when you think it’s arrived, boom, snow. Well, we’re a little tired of waiting for it to officially to be “Spring” here, so we made it Spring ourselves, […]

All right, Jules is out for the rest of the week and I’m hijacking this blog. You’re all mine for the next 4 days, so buckle up. Little known fact about ol’ Chris here, I worked as a bartender (no, I don’t drink – it was a non-alcoholic bar and yes, I realize that doesn’t […]


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