Tag: fruit

Green Apple and Raspberry Spinach Salad and Pizza

Today’s post is sponsored by Papa John’s.  All opinions are entirely my own.  Welp! Our family has big changes on the horizon!  I officially have a preschool graduate!  I will have a second grader, come Friday.  And, we are enjoying our last few days as residents of Cedar Falls, Iowa.  […]

 

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 […]