Homemade Cheese Crackers

April 25, 2013 in Best Of, Food & Recipes - 4 Comments
With Jayden officially registered for Kindergarten, we are trying to make sure that he is prepared for the transition. Aside from the usual academic and emotional preparation, we are focusing on his diet. What he eats will set the mood each and every day, so we are making sure that his meals and snacks are… Read More »

Homemade Cream Cheese Toaster Tarts

April 8, 2013 in Food & Recipes - No Comments
Pop-Tarts. A sweet convenience that can be addicting. Especially the strawberry ones. I ate so many during the college days that I never bought them again. Fast forward to now, and I seldom buy packaged or baked goods. I make them at home where I am able to control the quality and quantity of ingredients… Read More »

Homemade Buffalo Wings & Ranch Dip

January 30, 2013 in Food & Recipes - No Comments
We are getting closer and closer to the Super Bowl. Are you planning on celebrating the big game? If so, I recently posted some quick and easy game time snack solutions that included chips, dips, taters, fruit, and buffalo wings of course. Feel free to check out that post for a little inspiration. In that… Read More »

Citrus Celebration: Mandarin Salad

January 23, 2013 in Food & Recipes - 2 Comments
With both pregnancies with the boys, I ate a lot of citrus. I was simply addicted and couldn't get enough. It's been almost 3 months since having Jaxon and I am still on a citrus high so much so that I have converted Jayden to a lover of Cuties clementines. We snack on them all… Read More »

Potato Broccoli Soup

January 10, 2013 in Food & Recipes - 79 Comments
Confession. We usually eat frozen veggies and I am torn over it. While I would love to serve up fresh vegetables with every meal, it's not always convenient. One of our favorite vegetables to eat is broccoli and we usually keep plenty of it stocked in the freezer. That was the most convenient option for… Read More »


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