Tag: fruit

Strawberry Shortcake Yogurt Parfaits

This post is sponsored by Greek Gods but the content and opinions expressed here are my own.  #GreekGodsYogurtatWM . #GreekGodsYogurt When I think back to the food that I enjoyed during the summer as a child, one thing stands out brightly in my memory is   Strawberry Shortcake.   There is just […]

 

20 plus on-the-go snack ideas

This post contains affiliate links  If you have kids, then there is someone probably asking you for a snack 1000000000000 times a day.   I am not kidding.  Kid’s like snacks.   Even though my kids are all on the smaller side for their age, I have rules about snacks. […]

 

20 DIY Lunchbox Recipes

  It’s a new school year!   I have TWO kids in school three days a week!   My two-year old is spending three mornings a week at Preschool and my four-year-old is in Pre K – and is staying at school until 2:00 !!! This means, I have to […]

 

DIY Applesauce To-Go

This year, my four-year-old will be staying at preschool for lunch- so I wanted to come up with some fun lunch box snacks-without giving him store-bought snacks with all those artificial colors! Plus, I had bought a big bag of apples, where the first few were really bruised.   I […]

 

Orange Cheesecake Fruit Dip-With Ricotta Cheese

A friend told me about how she mixes vanilla and sugar in ricotta cheese- and that it tastes exactly like cheesecake!  I love ricotta cheese!  I always have to sneak a spoonful of it when I make lasagna.   I have never had ricotta cheese in a sweet way before, but this […]

 

Nutella Dipped Grapes

Looking for an easy dish to bring to a party?  These Nutella Grape poppers are juicy, salty and delicious!  The best part?  They literally only take 5 minutes to make!  I don’t do a huge food shopping trip every week.  But at least once a week, I head to the […]

 

Caramel Green Apple Chips

I realize that it’s still August and super hot.  But I keep seeing Halloween costumes displayed in stores and the kids in my town have been back in school for almost a week.  That is CRAZY! In addition to pumpkin everything, crunchy leaves, cooler weather and football,  I am also looking […]

 

Healthy Watermelon Taffy

One Morning last year, I hopped on to Amazon.com  and impulsively bought a food dehydrator. And once in a while, I will pull it out and experiment by attempting to dehydrate different things. Like Zucchini and Kiwis, just to name a few.  I have no idea why, but I have been […]

 

Pineapple Yogurt Soft Serve

I have been a little obsessed with blending frozen fruit, especially bananas to make healthy ice-cream like desserts.  I decided to try something different this time.   Instead of banana based ice cream.  I made pineapple based.  I mixed just two ingredients.  frozen pineapple and plain yogurt.   If this […]

 

Greek Yogurt Banana Split

I woke up this morning to this. An Iowa Snow.  A snow day for everyone here locally, even the college students.  I decided that driving my 16 month old son around town today was unnecessary. WHAT ARE WE GOING TO DO ALL DAY? Well, we organized his baby clothes, and […]

 

Cheesy Grape Pops

Ever wish you could make cake pops for a party but you don’t feel like spending the hours rolling frosting into crumbled cake. inserting a stick and dipping them into chocolate that you might burn? These cheesy grape pops are just as cute to display, they are not overly sweet […]