My Trick for Last-Minute Dinners

5 Easy Dinners from One Easy Ingredient! from

I’m a meal planner through and through. It’s one of the only ways we’ve stayed on budget for the last many years and the only way to keep me on track when we’re so busy with school, therapy, dance class, errands, and more. Still, despite the best-laid plans, sometimes the afternoon has gotten away from… 

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Build a Better Lunch Bowl

Build a Better Lunch Bowl! Tips to create simple, satisfying, HEALTHY lunches. // One Lovely Life

Back when we went gluten and dairy free, we had to re-frame some of the way we ate. We really focused on shifting our meals around high quality proteins, fats, and plenty of fruits and vegetables. Dinner was an almost seamless transition. It’s pretty straightforward to do protein, veggies, and fruit or to throw in… 

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Cottage Pie

Cottage Pie // One Lovely Life

We don’t have snow here in the desert, but we had a weekend of rain and clouds. The kids were both battling colds, and none of us really got enough sleep. But the rain was beautiful and demanded cozy food. We stayed in, baked pumpkin muffins, watched Christmas movies, and made snuggly blanket forts. Cottage… 

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