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In the Kitchen

The slow cooker is one of the most-used tools in my kitchen. I love being able to throw a meal […]

Lately our little family has been having what I like to call “a bit of a time”. I mentioned last […]

Whether you typically celebrate Easter with a fancy breakfast, a traditional ham dinner, or something in between, we can all […]

I’ve mentioned here before that the family and I are making an attempt to eat healthier this year. (A cliche, […]

In my renewed quest to eat healthier, my husband and I have recently become totally hooked on sparkling water. Something […]

Valentine’s Day and sweet treats go hand-in-hand so today we’re offering up two options. First, in the spirit of our […]

Yesterday I told you about my personal healthy journey as well as our exciting upcoming collaborations with the ladies at […]

Have you guys jumped onto the Project Organize Your ENTIRE Life bandwagon yet? We are already accomplishing so much and the year […]

You guys know how much we love a convenient and family-friendly dinner (or 50 of them for that matter). So I’m […]

There’s just over a week left in January, how’s the resolution-keeping going?  Last year our 10 Tips for Better Meal […]

Happy New Year’s Eve guys! Any big plans? We highly recommend a DIY balloon drop, some kid-friendly mocktails, and filling […]

I mentioned last week that this is the first year our family is going to attempt some sort of New […]

Every year Trader Joe’s gets their holiday products in stock.  They fly off the shelves and quickly as they arrived.  […]

Headed to potluck after potluck this season? Looking for something that’s easy to assemble, festive AND healthy? 

Growing up my grandma made the most delicious frozen pumpkin pie for Thanksgiving. I’ve always thought her recipe couldn’t be […]