I recently discovered that the more Piper is involved in creating our meals the more she will enjoy them. So the other day we did “Roll your own spring rolls” together. She had the best time choosing her own fillings and rolling her own rolls all on her own. I love these, they make a […]
Every year for Halloween I let Piper pick out a fun sugar free sweet treat that I make for us. Since we don’t indulge in candy, I think it’s fun to still have a fun dessert. Here are a few that are in the running….
Today’s inspiration to-go image is the cover of the latest Maker Quarterly from Mohawk paper. The colors and pattern are so perfect. It’s a great issue too, you should check it out. Also I thought I would throw in some Halloween inspired fun as we get ready for Halloween next week!!
Here are some of the recipes that are my radar this week. I try to collect a grouping of different recipe ideas each week to help keep it fun with dinners, breakfasts, sweet treats. What do you guys do to meal plan?
With our CSA basket overflowing with apples, as we enter apple season, I was inspired to try something new for our breakfast smoothies. This was a huge hit with the whole family. It’s packed with protein and full of apple pie flavors. This is definitely my new favorite smoothie combo. Use the milk of your […]
So I know it’s not a Mom Monday but I just had to share. Yesterday I dropped Piper off for her first day of Kindergarten. Wow was that emotional. We pulled up to school playing Katy Perry’s Firework, to get her pumped up and we all sang at the top of our lungs. Cue the […]
Today’s inspiration to-go image is from a brewery we visited in San Diego this past weekend, Fall Brewing Company. I know you are thinking that can’t be much fun at 30 weeks, but I found the beauty in the design details. For some reason breweries seem to really have it going on when it comes […]
When talking healthy food with other moms, the constant question I get is, “but what about the sweets? I can’t give that up. It’s too difficult and my child just loves sugar.” Well here are some great ideas for sweets for your kid, refined sugar free…I can’t wait to try some of these. Let me […]
Today’s inspiration to-go image comes from my birthday dinner last weekend at Social. I really wanted a coconut with a straw in it…low and behold they had a cocktail served in a coconut so they made me a virgin one and voila! Birthday dreams come true!
For those of you with picky eaters, this is such a great option for lunch or dinner. The fact that you are giving them options and control over their dinner really seems to resonate with little ones. Plus it’s super easy. Make sure to use a variety of vegetables as your “dippers” in a range […]
Happy Friday Friends! Today’s inspiration to-go is a fabulous blanket I spotted while we were visiting Lake Placid a few weeks back. Also the pin of the week happens to be my dream come true. You really must check out the full post on Camille styles of this fabulous 40th birthday party. Think glamping with […]
This is my current favorite smoothie recipe, and it so yummy and so easy! Give it a try and let me know what you think. I make mine with homemade kefir, but you can easily substitute nut milk, or regular milk, even coconut milk would work…yum!
We made this super easy Burrata salad and it was so incredibly delicious. If you are not familiar with burrata you should do yourself a favor and go get some immediately. It’s basically like a super soft buffalo mozzarella with a super creamy filling and it’s pure heaven…