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In the Kitchen

Did you know that cake decorators sometimes use rice krispie treats to mold under fondant for things like, say a […]

In the spirit of ‘sticking to our New Years commitments,’ I whipped up a better for you treat for Valentine’s […]

January has us all ready to organize and eat healthier.  Every year I try to be more efficient in the […]

We’ve covered making your own baby food. And also meal ideas for a 1-year-old. But what happens when that cute little chubby […]

Don’t you love those recipes that look way more complicated than they actually are?  You get all the credit for […]

Thanks so much to our sponsors EVITE® and Rubbermaid® Easy Find Lids™ for providing the recipe and ideas for today’s post and […]

*This post is sponsored by The Quaker Oats Company, but all opinions are 100% my own. Who doesn’t love a […]

*This post is sponsored by The Quaker Oats Company, but all opinions are 100% my own. Did you know today […]

After getting our famous Christmas Gift Guides out at the beginning of October this year (woot!), I’m kinda on a […]

Every once in a while my team and I put together a resource that I am especially proud of– this […]

We are just over a month into the school year and lunches have already turned into a major chore. It […]

Maybe it’s because of my past life as an elementary teacher, but I love celebrating holidays. I’ll take any opportunity […]

With that first snap of cool fall weather, all I want to do is cozy up with a warm bowl […]

I’m all about making life easier when possible. As moms we are juggling a million things and making lunches for […]

Have you guys ever packed smoothies in your kids’ lunches? I’m so intrigued by this idea – it seems like […]