Country Girl Cookin

~savoring flavors...one bite at a time~


All the ingredients are mixed in one bowl then put in a muffin tin…that’s what I call quick supper preparation!     Growing up my mom made meatloaf quite a bit.  I loved it because it was simple!  There were no crazy ingredients mixed up with the ground beef.  I realize that alot of people do indeed love their meatloaf piled with chunks of onions and pepper and possibly other ingredients, but that was not me!  ...

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Zucchini is in season right now and will be for the rest of summer!  That is why I am trying to come up with some different recipes that use it, so it doesn’t go to waste!     I’m sure by now everyone has heard of and even tasted the THM trimtastic chocolate zucchini cake from the THM cookbook.  If not, then go make it right now…it is so worth it!  My husband and I have eaten that cake for breakfast,...

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Frozen strawberries blended with creamy coconut milk then sprinkled with a variety of toppings…Ah…this is the life!! I know I’m not the only one who has heard of the famous acai bowl.  For whatever reason, these smoothie bowls are pretty famous…they are right up there with fidget spinners!  If you haven’t heard of the fidget spinner, all you have to do is walk into just about any store and they are being...

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There’s nothing quite like the taste of freshly squeezed lemons made into lemonade…or better yet, why not turn it into a frozen treat that everyone can enjoy?!! What’s the saying…”when life hands you lemons, make lemonade”?  Well, life didn’t hand me lemons…(I actually bought a bag of them at my local grocery store).  I know that summertime is the time for cold refreshing drinks,...

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Snacks Of Choice    7/17-7/23

Snacks Of Choice 7/17-7/23


Posted By on Jul 17, 2017

Who am I kidding?  We all love snacks, right?  I think snacks are an essential part of any day.  I will admit that there are some days when I don’t necessarily need a snack in between my meals, but those days are few and far between!   I mean, come on, with so many incredible THM-friendly snacks out there, why not try a few or more!!   I thought it would be fun to write a blog post and tell you, my readers, what I plan on...

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I’ve come back…I’ll be blogging every now and then about my life along with some THM-recipes sprinkled in from time to time. This is a lengthy post, but worth the read if you are a traveler like myself!!  I hope you take time to read what I have to share from my heart! It is no secret that I travel a lot!!  My husband works at a small Bible college and among the many hats  he wears, he is also the Public Relations...

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Taking a Break

Taking a Break


Posted By on Apr 24, 2017

You’re probably wondering why you haven’t heard from me in a while.  It’s been quite the busy past few weeks.  I wanted to share a little bit of what’s been going on in my mind lately. I started my THM recipe blogging journey several months ago and have really enjoyed it!  It has always been a small dream of mine to share healthy recipes with people, and blogging seemed to be my venue to do so.  I have not been...

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Life is so good when a meal is cooking in the crockpot…set it and forget it! There’s just something about putting your supper in a crockpot in the morning, and not having to worry about it till suppertime!  This saves me so much time running around my kitchen trying to figure out what’s for supper.  My little family of 5 (we have 3 boys that are ALWAYS hungry)are definitely ready for a hearty meal in the evening!...

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Nutritious Bone Broth (THM-FP)

Nutritious Bone Broth (THM-FP)


Posted By on Mar 20, 2017

A delicious way to give your body so many nutrients and minerals!! Bone broth…where do I even start?  If you read the words “bone broth” and are about to leave this page, please hang on for just a few seconds!  That’s it…sit back in your chair and calmly take your hand off of the exit button!! Did you know that bone broth has been around for centuries?  Yes, our ancestors didn’t waste a thing when...

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Who doesn’t love applesauce?  With a touch of cinnamon added, this makes a great go-to snack, a side dish or even a dessert!! Recently, I asked my Facebook followers if they would like to see another Instant Pot recipe or a crockpot recipe here on my blog.  The Instant Pot won!!  Don’t worry Crockpot lovers, I have a couple recipes coming up for you all very soon 🙂 I’ve been making this applesauce for quite a while...

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