I don't know about anyone else but I LOVE salads! I could eat a salad a day and most of the time I do and #saladdaily on my Instagram (thismomsreallife). When I day dream I think about different combos that would taste good together and new fresh seasonal ingredients that would change up an old … Continue reading Lean Green Broccoli Salad
You never want to think anything is wrong with your child. He's perfect, you think. It couldn't be anything serious. So what do you as a parent when you realize that this isn't the case? Our son was recently diagnosed with ADHD, something that had never been on our radar.He's always been different and we … Continue reading Dealing with a diagnosis for your child
Is anyone else smoothie obsessed?! How about a family full of cereal killers?! Okay maybe it's just us but we go through a ton of Almond Milk in our family on a weekly basis. When the kids switched to Nut Milk as well it made my grocery list so much simpler but I am always … Continue reading Homemade Almond Milk -Plus BONUS recipes
So how did your morning start friends?! This wonderful Wednesday began with my daughter waking up with a wad of chewed gum in her hair in our house! How could that even happen you may ask, however with kids there is no telling where food may end up and in this case it was gum … Continue reading Is that gum in your hair?! (Or managing a stressful situation calmly)
Sounds crazy right?! I understand why you are skeptical however this creamy delicious sauce will change your mind. A decadent pasta dish that any child will love is a veggie packed Vegan cream sauce that tastes like magic. This dish is saucy, creamy, protein packed and filling, and will leave you speechless. The magic sauce starts … Continue reading Cheese-less Mac and Cheese…SAY WHAT?!
If you ask anyone who has known me for awhile artichokes are one of my all time favorite foods. The addition of the word artichoke to a recipe is enough to draw me in to read it or want to order it if it is on a menu. My absolute favorite way to prepare and … Continue reading Stuffed artichokes…just like Grandma’s
March 14th is the annual celebration of the mathematical constant Pi. (Pi is the ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter. Also know as 3.14..........) According to Wikipedia "Pi Day has been observed in many ways, including eating pie, throwing pies and discussing the significance of the number π, due to a pun based … Continue reading Just in time for pi(e) day, chicken-less pot pie
Okay so I may not know a lot about Creole cooking or Mardi Gras for that matter but I know when I make something and it is delicious and family approved and this dish hits both of those check boxes. I was inspired by the excitement and flavors of the day and didn't want … Continue reading Fat Tuesday’s Take on Jambalaya in Upstate New York
Hey guys, let's talk about something no one wants to talk about...poop. Okay okay I lie 9 to 12 adult boys love to talk about this and farts but us ladies, not really our favorite thing. So for the sake of our sanity let's just call it gut health. Full disclosure: I am in no way … Continue reading Homemade Probiotic Gummies
Sweet, warm and spicy perfect treat for a cold winter day!