Category Archives: Food

End of January and Five Favorites

I wrote a whole long post about what’s been happening around here, but was boring myself to tears, so I’ll share a few photos to sum up the last month and we’ll just move right along, okay? Continue reading

And I Wonder Why I Don’t Get More Done

I had recently been thinking about life with 3 kiddos vs. 1 little needling. Yes, there’s more food and laundry and doctor visits and chauffeuring and night waking but the older ones can do a few things for themselves, and the best is that they have built-in playmates to keep each other occupied. Continue reading

Easy Strawberry Shortcakes

One of my very favorite parts of summer is berry season. I love trying new recipes for the abundance of blueberries and strawberries I buy, but it’s always fun to go back to my old favorites as well. Somehow, each year I forget just how much I love strawberry shortcake, and how simple it is to throw together. It never lasts long when I make this! You could use canned whipped cream to make it simpler, but it doesn’t take long to whip your own, and you can’t beat that taste.  Continue reading

Healthy Eating with Kids

I’m always on the hunt for new kid-friendly, inexpensive, yet healthy snacks for my children. Don’t get me wrong, I’ll probably never be one of those Pinterest moms you’ll see creating art out of food that kids will destroy in 5 seconds (let’s be real). However, I have found ways beyond simply serving Lunchables to my kids every day. Chobani asked me to share some healthy eating tips that work for us, so here’s what I’ve got: Continue reading

Toll House Cookie Brittle

If you’re allergic to (or out of eggs) and need a cookie fix, I’ve got you covered. If you’re one of those January dieters, then this recipe is totally not for you, because it’s full of goodness (read: butter and refined sugar). It also doesn’t hurt that this recipe is quick and incredibly easy. Continue reading