Skinny Strawberry Shake


I was reading an article about the amount of calories in a milk shake from any fast food restaurant. Let’s just say I am pretty sure milkshakes have been ruined for me for a long time. Oh, but how I love that cold creamy Strawberry amazingness that is so thick you almost need a spoon. […]

Strawberry Bread


We are all about bread at my house. It doesn’t have to be plain either. We love Blueberry Banana Bread, Banana Nut Bread, and this Strawberry Bread is a favorite! I try to always keep frozen strawberries in the freezer for a special occasion. And if we get super fancy I will add some red […]

Bloomin Spinach Artichoke Bacon Bread


When we go out to eat the first thing we order is usually a Bloomin Onion. My hubby and oldest daughter LOVE LOVE LOVE them. Since we are planning a big Super Bowl Party/Birthday Celebration around here I figured this Bloomin Spinach Artichoke Bacon Bread would be an amazing appetizer. But we needed a test […]

Skinny Taco Dip


The new year is here and many have resolutions to eat better, work out more, just be a better version of you. Then there is that wrench in your plan called “Super Bowl Sunday”, get togethers, dinner parties, and more. Why not make this Skinny Taco Dip to share with your friends and family. They […]

Blueberry Banana Muffins


This was one of the first things I ever posted on A Few Short Cuts over 5 years ago. Seems crazy that it has been that long ago.  I guess time flies when you are having fun. The one thing that hasn’t changed is how absolutely delicious these Blueberry Banana Muffins are! If we have […]

Gluten Free Peanut Butter Brownie Cookies


Gluten Free Cookies. Have you bought any from the store lately? Not really the most flavorful cookies in the world, unless you know the right ones to buy. That is why I make my own. These Gluten Free Peanut Butter Brownie Cookies will convert anyone to your Gluten Free ways. It has taken years of […]

Copy Cat Olive Garden Pasta e Fagioli


It’s cold outside and I love having a nice hot bowl of soup to warm me up.  What is better than the delicious Pasta e Fagioli soup from Olive Garden. We don’t go out often but I love the Soup, Salad, & breadsticks from Olive Garden! YUM! The most time consuming part of this soup is […]

Homemade Cracker Jacks


We love having movie nights at our house. Who can have a movie night without snacks? You know it is a super special movie night when there is Homemade Cracker Jacks involved! I will never forget being a few months pregnant with my oldest daughter and sending my hubby out in the middle of the […]