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Chicken Mole Stew

Chicken Mole Stew

So let’s continue the chocolate themed fun, shall we? Chocolate isn’t just for sweet, baked goods, you know. When used correctly, it can be so tasty in savory dishes as well! This Chicken Mole Stew features Forte Chocolates Chili Pepper Dark Chocolate and man, was […]

Welcome to #Choctoberfest and Paleo Pumpkin Pancakes!

Welcome to #Choctoberfest and Paleo Pumpkin Pancakes!

Yay! #Choctoberfest is finally here! Let the chocolate-y goodness commence! From now until the end of the week, I am joining forces with over 100 other bloggers from around the world to post delicious chocolate recipes. Every day, #Choctoberfest bloggers will be celebrating all things […]

How My Family and I Ate for Free at Epcot’s Food & Wine Festival!

How My Family and I Ate for Free at Epcot’s Food & Wine Festival!

My family and I just got back from a 10 day vacation to Disney and the Caribbean! We had a wonderful time, celebrating my birthday and participating in Frugal & Fit’s very FIRST sponsored media trip! Disney gave us free day passes into Epcot in […]

Braised Red Cabbage and Apples

Braised Red Cabbage and Apples

I love harvest time. My childhood is full of Laura Ingalls Wilder books and I’ve always dreamed of being a farmer. It’s a hard life, I know, but there’s something so satisfying about growing your own food, harvesting it, and transforming it into a delicious […]

Low Carb Pancakes and My Childhood Reminisce

Low Carb Pancakes and My Childhood Reminisce

One of my and my brother’s favorite books growing up was Farmer Boy by Laura Ingalls Wilder. We’d read it over and over again! Why, you ask? Because it’s chockful of food descriptions! Almanzo’s mother and sisters make all kinds of yummy treats through out […]

Cooking for a Crowd with Dietary Restrictions: Mole Enchiladas

Cooking for a Crowd with Dietary Restrictions: Mole Enchiladas

Have you ever had the challenge of trying to cook for a group where everyone is eating a different diet? Paleo, Keto, Vegan, Vegetarian, Dairy-Free, you name it, someone was eating it at my last dinner party. So what’s a cook to do? Well, you […]

Fall Harvest Potato Beet Soup

Fall Harvest Potato Beet Soup

Here’s a new recipe for you! As we head into Fall, soup has been calling my name. This recipe for Potato Beet Soup is giving me all the feels today because I love potatoes! With a last name like Finnegan, how could I not?! Potatoes […]

Grain Free Singapore Street Noodles and a Giveaway!

Grain Free Singapore Street Noodles and a Giveaway!

I love PF Chang’s. It’s probably one of my favorite chain restaurants. I love that it has such a large gluten free menu (even though they took the flourless chocolate cake off the menu! 😫). But my all time favorite dish there is the Hokkein […]

Saving Money in Eagle County, CO

Saving Money in Eagle County, CO

My family loves Eagle County. For those of you not in the know ;), Eagle County, CO includes popular ski resorts such as Vail Mountain, Beaver Creek, and Avon. It’s also next door to Summit County, host to Breckenridge, Arapahoe Basin, Keystone, and Copper Mountain. […]

Gluten Free Vietnamese Spring Rolls

Gluten Free Vietnamese Spring Rolls

I grew up with a very adventurous family, especially when it comes to food. We are, however, divided on these Vietnamese spring rolls, the boys against the girls. Mom and I love them, we’ll eat platefuls of them! My dad and brother, not so much. […]