Tag: kids

Paleo and Vegan Pumpkin Pie Dip

I decided to test out a Thanksgiving Recipe today on my boys. ¬†( All 3 of them). ¬†Because I am hosting Thanksgiving in just a few short weeks! ¬†OMG Thanksgiving already? ¬†Wasn’t the 4th of July like two weeks ago? ¬†Sigh. Well anyway, I have had the ingredients for this […]


Nutella Dipped Grapes

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


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 […]


Peanut Butter Hummus

I am always trying to come up with new and fun recipes. ¬†It’s kind of funny that I am posting a hummus recipe on this blog because hummus was Ten Years Ago! ¬†I discovered Hummus when I went to cross-country camp as a high school student ( summer of 2000). […]


DIY Pizza Bagel Bites

DIY Bagel Bites are easy to make. ¬†Just Follow a few simple steps and you can freeze these for later use. ¬†These Bagel Bites make excellent toddler lunches. Just ask my two year old.¬†   When I was a teenager, my mom got boxes of Bagel Bites from Sam’s club […]


Footprint Ornament and Life lately.

For those of you who know me ( I have some family members who like to stalk my blog). ¬†Or who pay attention to this blog regularly. ¬†You guys know that I am expecting another little boy in less than two weeks! ¬†( YES. I KNOW. ¬†I panic inside a […]


DIY Freezer Friendly Chicken Nuggets

Chicken Nuggets have the rep for one of the worst foods that kids can eat. ¬†This Chicken Nugget thing is in its second generation. ¬†As an 80-90’s child, I have an obsession with chicken nuggets myself. ¬† Since I was married in 2006, my husband and I have always been […]


Apple Spice & Cauliflower Cupcakes

Soooooooo…….Back track about 18 months ago, I was a busy new mom who was spending much time making homemade baby food for her infant. ¬†I found out right away that mixing a vegetable with a fruit usually meant that the food situation was a win- win for both of us. […]


Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies

This chocolate chip cookie recipe called for no white sugar and no brown sugar.¬† ¬†These cookies are sweetened with a banana and semi-sweet chocolate chips.¬† They are delicious while being just sweet enough.¬† One cup of white sugar contains 700 calories!¬† So you’re saving a lot of calories when you […]


Stuffed Pita Pizza

I have a few good Facebook friends who like to post pictures of what they eat for dinner! ¬†You know the type. ¬†I am that person myself! ¬†I wish people did it more! ¬†I like to see what people are having for dinner!!   So anyway, a friend of mine […]


Garlic Zucchini Chips

I love snacks that CRUNCH! So much that I can’t buy chips pretty much ever. ¬†I will keep on eating handful after handful. ¬†Geesh! I pretty much have no self-control when it comes to certain things! ¬†Perhaps I need to work on this. ¬†Or perhaps, I can create a fun […]


Kiwi Chips

Ever since I purchased this excellent Dehydrator, I have been dehydrating every fruit and vegetable in my kitchen.   Last night after my small fry went to bed, I was cleaning the kitchen, and I spotted these Kiwis. ¬†I cut them up and threw them into the dehydrator and let […]